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The origins and functions of demonisation discourses in Britain–Zimbabwe relations (2000–)

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Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe and his ZANU(PF) government's violent seizure of white-owned commercial farms in 2000 heralded the nadir of diplomatic relations with British Prime Minister Tony Blair's New Labour government. Britain objected to the ZANU(PF) government's human rights violations and state-orchestrated violence, and, through the European Union, subsequently imposed sanctions. This article maintains that, from 2000, mutual demonisation discourses became a distinct feature of t...

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10.1080/03057070.2014.933646

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
International Development
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Publisher:
Taylor and Francis Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Southern African Studies Journal website
Volume:
40
Issue:
6
Pages:
1251-1269
Publication date:
2014-11-02
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EISSN:
1465-3893
ISSN:
0305-7070
Source identifiers:
474934
Language:
English
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2017-01-31

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