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Socialism and social accountability in a developing nation

Amon J. (Amon James) Nsekela

Socialism and social accountability in a developing nation

problems in the transformation of the Tanzanian economy and society

by Amon J. (Amon James) Nsekela

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Published in Nairobi : Kenya Literature Bureau, 1978 .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAmon J. Nsekela.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 83/7732 (H)
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 179 p. ; 19 cm.
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4091329M
LC Control Number79980521

  Purely economic thought rends the folk into many interest-groups; purely political thought unites the nation. National-Socialism therefore demands the precedence of politics over economics. The economy should serve folk and state, not the reverse. The most important Socialist principle runs: common good before private good. (Program, Point 24). The CSS was an organization that holds the position that capitalism must be abolished and replaced with a socialist based political and economic structure. The organization took a non-tendency position on Marxism and Socialism, accepting Democratic Socialists, Anarchists, Libertarian socialists, Left Communists, Maoists and Trotskyists. [1].

Targeted are developing countries and countries in transition from former socialist or communist systems, with a special emphasis on African countries. Seminars have also been organized in Asia, Latin America, the Caribbean, Middle East and Pacific. Funding for technical cooperation and training comes from three sources: the WTO’s. African socialism is a belief in sharing economic resources in a traditional African way, as distinct from classical African politicians of the s and s professed their support for African socialism, although definitions and interpretations of this term varied considerably.

Source: US. Department of Education. In short, precisely as the public education system centralized itself into more and more of a classic socialist monopoly model with greater and greater union domination under the two million-member National Education Association, the less accountable it became to the education consumer, and the poorer the result.   BOOK REVIEW: 'The Case Against Socialism' apparently incapable of understanding why we’re prosperous as a nation, and getting more so. and cause massive social and economic disruption.


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This chapter discusses political parties and the media as two crucial institutions that provide avenues for accountability, as well as the burgeoning field of ‘social accountability’, in both elected and unelected regimes.

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The administrative state has grown explosively in America over the past century, almost entirely without roots in our Constitution. Bureaucratic, unelected, managerial government in .1 hour ago  Exorbitant debt payments would lead to reduced public investment, social turmoil, de-development, and increased vulnerability to foreign interference.” Since the end of the country’s civil war inLebanese rulers have relied on internal debt – held by local private banks in two currencies: the lira and the US dollar – to finance.Certain elements of socialist thought long predate the socialist ideology that emerged in the first half of the 19th example, Plato's "The Republic" and Sir Thomas More's "Utopia", dating fromhave been cited as including Socialist or Communist ideas.

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