The Resource Indian Ocean : five island countries, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Helen Chapin Metz

Indian Ocean : five island countries, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Helen Chapin Metz

Label
Indian Ocean : five island countries
Title
Indian Ocean
Title remainder
five island countries
Statement of responsibility
Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Helen Chapin Metz
Title variation
Country studies, Indian Ocean
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NjRocCCS
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS349.8
LC item number
.I5 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1928-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Metz, Helen Chapin
  • Library of Congress
Series statement
  • Area handbook series,
  • DA pam
  • HeinOnline world constitutions illustrated
Series volume
550-154
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islands of the Indian Ocean
  • Comoros
  • Madagascar
  • Maldives
  • Mauritius
  • Seychelles
Target audience
specialized
Label
Indian Ocean : five island countries, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Helen Chapin Metz
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed August 1994."
  • ©2010 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-372) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Madagascar / Peter J. Schraeder. Country profile -- Historical setting. Precolonial era, prior to 1894 ; Colonial era, 1894-1960 ; Independence, the first republic, and the military transition, 1960-75 ; The second republic, 1975-92 ; The third republic, 1993- -- Physical environment. Topography ; Climate ; Flora and fauna -- Society. Population and ethnicity ; Language ; Traditional beliefs and religion ; Social structure and family ; Public health -- The economy. Government policy and intervention ; Structural adjustment ; National accounts and budget ; Balance of payments and debt ; Traditional agriculture ; Agricultural production ; Industrial development ; Foreign trade ; Transportation and telecommunications -- Government and politics. Constitution and institutions of governance ; The Fokonolona and traditional governance ; Foreign relations
  • Mauritius / Anthony Toth. Country profile -- Historical setting. Early settlement ; Rise of the sugar economy ; British colonial rule ; Toward independence ; Independent Mauritius -- Physical environment. Geography ; Climate -- Society and culture. Population and demography ; Ethnicity, religion, and language ; Education ; Media ; Health and welfare ; Role of women -- Economy. Agriculture and fishing ; Industry and commerce ; Banking ; Trade and balance of payments ; Tourism ; Labor ; Transportation and telecommunications ; Water and electricity ; Budget and public finance -- Government and politics. Structure of government ; Politics of the Republic of Mauritius ; Foreign relations
  • Comoros / Vincent Ercolano. Country profile -- Historical setting. Early visitors and settlers ; French colonization ; The break with France ; The Soilih regime ; The Abdallah regime ; The issue of Mahoré -- Physical environment -- Society and culture. Population ; Society ; Status of women ; Religion and education ; Public health ; Media -- Economy. Agriculture, livestock, and fishing ; Industry and infrastructure ; Transportation and telecommunications -- Government and politics. Political dynamics ; Foreign affairs
  • Seychelles / Jean R. Tartter. Country profile -- Historical setting. Crown colony status, 1903 ; Steps toward independence, 1967-76 ; Coup by René supporters, 1977 -- Physical environment -- Population. Ethnic groups ; Languages -- Social organization. Class and social structure ; Status of women -- Religion -- Education -- Health and welfare -- The economy. Government role ; Budget ; Economic development ; Labor ; Agriculture ; Fisheries ; Oil ; Manufacturing ; Tourism ; Transportation and telecommunications ; Foreign trade -- Government and politics. Governmental system, 1979-93 ; Return to a multiparty system ; Opposition movements and interest groups ; Information media ; Legal system and civil rights -- Foreign relations
  • Maldives / Karl E. Ryavec. Country profile -- Historical setting -- Physical environment. Physiography ; Climate -- Society. Population ; Ethnic groups and language ; Social structure -- Religion -- Education -- Health. Health condition ; Health care -- Economy. Gross domestic product ; Fishing ; Tourism ; Currency and banking ; Budget ; Employment ; Transportation and telecommunications ; Trade ; Economic aid -- Government and politics. Constitution ; Politics ; Foreign relations ; Media
  • Strategic considerations / Thomas P. Ofcansky. Historical interest -- Madagascar. Security concerns ; Armed forces in national life ; The military and the government ; Forces armées populaires ; State security services ; Training and morale ; Foreign military assistance ; Penal system ; Human rights -- Mauritius. Security concerns ; Armed forces in national life ; Police agencies ; Foreign military assistance ; Penal system ; Human rights -- Seychelles. Security concerns ; Armed forces in national life ; Seychelles People's Defence Forces ; State security services ; Training and morale ; Foreign military assistance ; Penal system ; Human rights -- Comoros. Security concerns ; The military and the government ; Armed forces ; State security services ; Foreign military assistance ; Penal system ; Human rights -- Maldives. Security concerns ; Armed forces in national life ; Penal system ; Human rights
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 407 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Indian Ocean : five island countries, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Helen Chapin Metz
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • "Research completed August 1994."
  • ©2010 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-372) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Madagascar / Peter J. Schraeder. Country profile -- Historical setting. Precolonial era, prior to 1894 ; Colonial era, 1894-1960 ; Independence, the first republic, and the military transition, 1960-75 ; The second republic, 1975-92 ; The third republic, 1993- -- Physical environment. Topography ; Climate ; Flora and fauna -- Society. Population and ethnicity ; Language ; Traditional beliefs and religion ; Social structure and family ; Public health -- The economy. Government policy and intervention ; Structural adjustment ; National accounts and budget ; Balance of payments and debt ; Traditional agriculture ; Agricultural production ; Industrial development ; Foreign trade ; Transportation and telecommunications -- Government and politics. Constitution and institutions of governance ; The Fokonolona and traditional governance ; Foreign relations
  • Mauritius / Anthony Toth. Country profile -- Historical setting. Early settlement ; Rise of the sugar economy ; British colonial rule ; Toward independence ; Independent Mauritius -- Physical environment. Geography ; Climate -- Society and culture. Population and demography ; Ethnicity, religion, and language ; Education ; Media ; Health and welfare ; Role of women -- Economy. Agriculture and fishing ; Industry and commerce ; Banking ; Trade and balance of payments ; Tourism ; Labor ; Transportation and telecommunications ; Water and electricity ; Budget and public finance -- Government and politics. Structure of government ; Politics of the Republic of Mauritius ; Foreign relations
  • Comoros / Vincent Ercolano. Country profile -- Historical setting. Early visitors and settlers ; French colonization ; The break with France ; The Soilih regime ; The Abdallah regime ; The issue of Mahoré -- Physical environment -- Society and culture. Population ; Society ; Status of women ; Religion and education ; Public health ; Media -- Economy. Agriculture, livestock, and fishing ; Industry and infrastructure ; Transportation and telecommunications -- Government and politics. Political dynamics ; Foreign affairs
  • Seychelles / Jean R. Tartter. Country profile -- Historical setting. Crown colony status, 1903 ; Steps toward independence, 1967-76 ; Coup by René supporters, 1977 -- Physical environment -- Population. Ethnic groups ; Languages -- Social organization. Class and social structure ; Status of women -- Religion -- Education -- Health and welfare -- The economy. Government role ; Budget ; Economic development ; Labor ; Agriculture ; Fisheries ; Oil ; Manufacturing ; Tourism ; Transportation and telecommunications ; Foreign trade -- Government and politics. Governmental system, 1979-93 ; Return to a multiparty system ; Opposition movements and interest groups ; Information media ; Legal system and civil rights -- Foreign relations
  • Maldives / Karl E. Ryavec. Country profile -- Historical setting -- Physical environment. Physiography ; Climate -- Society. Population ; Ethnic groups and language ; Social structure -- Religion -- Education -- Health. Health condition ; Health care -- Economy. Gross domestic product ; Fishing ; Tourism ; Currency and banking ; Budget ; Employment ; Transportation and telecommunications ; Trade ; Economic aid -- Government and politics. Constitution ; Politics ; Foreign relations ; Media
  • Strategic considerations / Thomas P. Ofcansky. Historical interest -- Madagascar. Security concerns ; Armed forces in national life ; The military and the government ; Forces armées populaires ; State security services ; Training and morale ; Foreign military assistance ; Penal system ; Human rights -- Mauritius. Security concerns ; Armed forces in national life ; Police agencies ; Foreign military assistance ; Penal system ; Human rights -- Seychelles. Security concerns ; Armed forces in national life ; Seychelles People's Defence Forces ; State security services ; Training and morale ; Foreign military assistance ; Penal system ; Human rights -- Comoros. Security concerns ; The military and the government ; Armed forces ; State security services ; Foreign military assistance ; Penal system ; Human rights -- Maldives. Security concerns ; Armed forces in national life ; Penal system ; Human rights
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 407 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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