French Decolonization: Conflict in Algeria Essay

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Vytautas Burianchellos University, Faculty of Political Science and Diplomacy, Studies of Colonialism and Post-Colonionalism

French decolonization: Conflict in Algeria

Burianchello

Content:
Introduction.........................................................................................................3

The emergence of the French colonies...............................................................3
The emergence of the French colonies in the territory of Algeria......................4

The system of colonial rule in Algeria..............................................................4-6

Termination of the French colony of Algeria....................................................6-7

The beginnings of
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As mentioned previously, this area was set up so-called military colony. This concept holds some elements that would distinguised from normal colonial establishment. Of course, it is almost impossible to summarize the colonial system by simple definition, in which the form of government would be generally described, because each country had dominated colonial specifics, which was system necessary adapts. In the introduction I mentioned that Algeria had a very special position in the French colonial domination. This uniqueness had several reasons arranged that its influence on the functioning of continental France was greater than by the other colonies. It should also be noted that after Algeria succeeded to be at least partially stabilized, the military colony was reformed and at the end of the 19th Century the area came under civilian administration. Certain trait was also the fact that this area did not fall under the Ministry of Colonies, as other dependent territories, but directly under the jurisdiction of Ministry of Interior. This also points to the importance that French attached to Algeria.[6]

The first reason was the very position of Algeria. Located very close to France and could therefore become important to French traders, who were going to make a bussiness there. This is mainly due to cheap labor in the

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