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Reflections on the pattern of power in West Africa by Peter Worsley , Ph.D.
Lecturer in Sociology in the University of Hull
The newiv independent countries of Africa have shown striking tendencies towards a one-party system of government, even where they have retained democratic procedures. Many Western observers ascribe it, in alarm, to totalitarian-minded leaders or, at best, political Immaturity.
Dr. Worslev, speaking especially of Ghana, believes that the prime and compelling cause lies in social changes, ana that these are of the kind we cannot elucidate by our concepts of ' class.


Unknown: Peter Worsley


Part 2


Tristan Tzara
(who speaks in French) questioned in English by Olivier Todd
'Tristan Tzara ,' wrote Richard Huclsen beck, ' had been one of the first to grasp the suggestive power of the word Dada.
From here on he worked indefatigably as the prophet of a word which only later was to be filled with a concept.'
(: second broadcast)
This Is the first of six programmes from the recent series Art-Anti-Art which will be repeated in the next few weeks,


Unknown: Tristan Tzara
Unknown: Olivier Todd
Unknown: Tristan Tzara
Unknown: Richard Huclsen


of the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis with Eduard Miiller (harpsichord)


Harpsichord: Eduard Miiller

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