Dickson Eyoh

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  • Comparative Politics
  • Development Studies


  • MESc, Southwestern at Memphis, Tennessee
  • M.A., University of Toronto
  • Ph.D., York University

Dickson Eyoh

Associate Professor
Acting Principal, New College


Research interests: political economy of development, state-society relations in Africa, and Africanist discourses on development. Recent publications include articles on ethnicity and politics; representations of power in African cinema, Africanist political science, memory and the politics of identity in various journals, co-editor, Encyclopedia of 20th Century African History, 2003; co-editor, Ethnicity and Democracy in Africa, 2004 and, Decentralization and the Politics of Urban Development in West Africa (with Richard Stren), 2007.

Research Interests

  • Political Economy of Development
  • State-society Relations in Africa
  • Africanist Discourses on Development

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