Biography

Mugabe Zimbabwe Studies | Miles Tendi Academic

Blessing-Miles Tendi is an Associate Professor in African Politics in the University of Oxford's Department of Politics and International Relations (DPIR) and the African Studies Centre (ASC).
Thematically, Tendi is interested in and has written about:

  • Intellectuals, Society and the State.
  • Civil-Military Relations.
  • Gender and Politics.
  • The Existence and Use of 'Evil' in Politics.
  • Intelligence Studies.
  • Biographical Research.
  • Southern African Politics (especially Botswana, Zimbabwe, Madagascar, Swaziland).

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