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Politics and Economics of Africa. Volume 8
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Editors: Frank Columbus
Book Description:
A continent of vast diversity, stretching from the deserts of the north through the equatorial tropics into the more temperate south, Africa brims with challenges and issues. This book collects a series of papers examining a number of these topics and how they impact African nations, the United States and the global community. The analysis also present possible solutions to some of the continent's most vexing problems as many of its nations chart a course of political and economic development. (Imprint: Nova Press)



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Table of Contents:
Preface

Chapter 1: Can Africa Tap he Benefits of Economic Development? (pp. 1-11)
(Gizachew Tiruneh)

Chapter 2: The Challenges of Burundi’s Tea Industry (pp. 13-34)
(John Baffes)

Chapter 2: The Globalization-AIDS-Poverty Syndrome in Africa (pp. 35-56)
(Pádraig Carmody and Glen Elder)

Chapter 4: Household Energy Needs and Food Security in Mutale Municipal Area, Limpopo Province, South Africa (pp. 57-80)
(L. L. Maliwichi, P. Bikam and D. J. Mulaudzi)

Chapter 5: An Evaluation of the Factors Influencing the Accuracy of Mechanical Cost Estimates in Nigeria (pp. 81-89)
(Babalola Olubola and Adesanya David Abiodun)

Chapter 6: The Role of Fiscal Policy in a Successful Transition from Conflict to Peace: Some Stylized Facts, (pp. 91-124)
(Fabrizio Carmignani and Adrian Gauci)

Chapter 7: A Study of Child Feeding Practices of Mothers Noblehook Clinic, Limpopo Province, South Africa (pp. 125-137)
(L. L. Maliwichi and P. Maswanganyi)

Chapter 8: The Importance of Tropical Legumes in Alleviating Poverty in the Small-Holder Sector in Africa (pp. 139-153)
(E.T. Gwata and L. L. Maliwichi)

Chapter 9: China's Foreign Aid Activities in Africa, Latin America, and Southeast Asia (pp. 155-172)
(Thomas Lum, Hannah Fischer, Julissa Gomez-Granger and (Anne Leland)

Chapter 10: Ocean Piracy and Its Impact on Insurance, pp. 173-180
(Rawle 0. King)

Chapter 11: Contesting Neoliberal Prescriptions: The Case of a Secondary Mortgage Market in Ghana (pp. 181-198)
(Franklin Obeng-Odoom)

Chapter 12: Ghana’s Democracy: A Radical Perspective (pp. 199-215)
(Ransford Gyampo and Franklin Obeng-Odoom)

Chapter 13: Madagascar's 2009 Political Crisis (pp. 217-226)
(Lauren Ploch)

Chapter 14: Sudan: The Crisis in Darfur and Status of the North-South Peace Agreement (pp. 227-258)
(Ted Dagne)

Chapter 15: The Democratic Republic of Congo: Background and Current Developments (pp. 259-270)
(Ted Dagne)

Chapter 16: Rwanda: Background and Current Developments (pp. 271-276)
(Ted Dagne)

Chapter 17: Zimbabwe: The Power Sharing Agreement and Implications for U.S. Policy (pp. 277-307)
(Lauren Ploch)

Index

   Series:
      Politics and Economics of Africa
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2011
   Pages: 7 x 10 326 pp.
   ISBN: 978-1-61122-554-9
   Status: AV
  
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