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Africa (Beginner's Guides)

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Vast, diverse, dynamic, and turbulent, the true nature of Africa is often obscured by its poverty-stricken image. In this controversial guide, Tom Young cuts through the emotional hype to critically analyse the continents political history and the factors behind its dismal economic performance. Maintaining that colonial influences are often overplayed, Young argues that much blame must lie with African governments themselves and that Western aid has often caused more harm than good.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781851687534
Author:
Young, Tom
Publisher:
ONEWorld Publications
Author:
Yound, Tom
Subject:
Africa - General
Subject:
General-General
Subject:
History & Theory
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Beginner's Guides
Publication Date:
20100831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
184
Dimensions:
7.75 x 5 in

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Africa » General
History and Social Science » Economics » General
History and Social Science » Politics » General
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History and Social Science » Sociology » Regional Studies
History and Social Science » World History » Africa

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