France has maintained an economic and cultural stranglehold on its former colonies, backed by a significant military presence. Far from being decolonised, the former French colonies have experienced an increase in French economic entrenchment in the post-independence era. In important ways the mechanisms of French neo-colonialism are different from those of the British.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||10|
|Journal||Review of African Political Economy|
|State||Published - May 1 1976|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Geography, Planning and Development
- Political Science and International Relations