Africa In The Twenty First Century

Africa in the Twenty First Century
Publisher Lexington Books
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Category Political Science
Total Pages 238
ISBN 9781498564526
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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This book, written by African scholars on both sides of the Atlantic, explores contemporary debates, controversies, achievements, challenges, and future prospects of African development and democratization from diverse theoretical perspectives.

Africa in the Twenty First Century
  • Author : Gashawbeza Bekele,Adebayo Oyebade
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release Date : 2018-12-04

This book, written by African scholars on both sides of the Atlantic, explores contemporary debates, controversies, achievements, challenges, and future prospects of African development and democratization from diverse theoretical perspectives.

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Africa in the 21st Century
  • Author : Ama Mazama
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2007-11-21

Africa in the 21st Century: Toward a New Future brings together some of the finest Pan African and Afrocentric intellectuals to discuss the possibilities of a new future where the continent claims its own agency in response to the economic, social, political, and cultural problems which are found in every

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Preparing Africa for the Twenty First Century
  • Author : John Mukum Mbaku
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-12-20

First published in 1999, this volume is written by seasoned African scholars and is intended to make a significant contribution to the debate on peaceful coexistence and sustainable development in the continent. The book contains a very refreshing, rigorous, informative and multidisciplinary analysis of the transition in Africa and provides practical

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Africa and the Challenges of the Twenty first Century
  • Author : Sall, Ebrima
  • Publisher : CODESRIA
  • Release Date : 2015-10-19

The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa, CODESRIA, held its 13th General Assembly, 5-9 December 2011, in Rabat Morocco. The theme of the scientific conference was: “Africa and the Challenges of the Twenty-first Century”. Some of the reasons that influenced the choice of this theme were to

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Global Africa
  • Author : Dorothy Hodgson,Judith Byfield
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2017-08-01

Global Africa is a striking, original volume that disrupts the dominant narratives that continue to frame our discussion of Africa, complicating conventional views of the region as a place of violence, despair, and victimhood. The volume documents the significant global connections, circulations, and contributions that African people, ideas, and goods

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Africa in Global Politics in the Twenty First Century
  • Author : Olayiwola Abegunrin
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2009-11-18

In the twenty-first century, Africa has become an important source of US energy imports and the world's natural resources. It has also become the epicentre of the world's deadly health epidemic, HIV/AIDS, and one of the battlegrounds in the fight against terrorism. Africa is now a major player in

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Things Come Together
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04-28

For decades, Africa was falling apart. But now it is coming together, and Africans are achieving greatness. Despite the advances, though, the twenty-first century brings challenges to match each and every major opportunity. In Things Come Together, Robert Rotberg brings all of contemporary Africa into a single volume, extolling the

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Can Africa Claim the 21st Century
  • Author : Alan H. Gelb
  • Publisher : World Bank Publications
  • Release Date : 2000-01-01

Africa in the 21st Century offers a comprehensive review of development prospects in each of the major development sectors.

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Africa s Media Image in the 21st Century
  • Author : Mel Bunce,Suzanne Franks,Chris Paterson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-07-01

Africa’s Media Image in the 21st Century is the first book in over twenty years to examine the international media’s coverage of sub-Saharan Africa. It brings together leading researchers and prominent journalists to explore representation of the continent, and the production of that image, especially by international news

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Re imagining African Identity in the Twenty First Century
  • Author : Fetson Anderson Kalua
  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-05-21

The book discusses the idea of African identity in the twenty-first century, calling into question and deconstructing any understanding and representation of the idea of African identity as being based exclusively on the notion of ‘Blackness’, or the Black race. In countering such an idea of African identity as a

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Management Challenges for Africa in the Twenty first Century
  • Author : Felix Moses Edoho
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2001

Examines government and business management challenges facing Africa.

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Africa in the New World Order
  • Author : Olayiwola Abegunrin
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release Date : 2014-07-08

This book examines the role of the emerging African nations in the new international order of the twenty-first century. Since the end of the Cold War, little significance has been placed on the African continent in the security and political considerations of the Western world. However, post-9/11 international security has

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Africa and International Relations in the 21st Century
  • Author : S. Cornelissen,F. Cheru,T. Shaw
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-01-26

This book examines key emergent trends related to aspects of power, sovereignty, conflict, peace, development, and changing social dynamics in the African context. It challenges conventional IR precepts of authority, politics and society, which have proven to be so inadequate in explaining African processes. Rather, this edited collection analyses the

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African Philosophy for the Twenty First Century
  • Author : Jean Godefroy Bidima,Laura Hengehold
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release Date : 2021

In Africa, the twenty-first century began with new challenges surrounding and regarding philosophical discourses. Questions of economic and political liberation, the displacement of populations and the process of urbanization present ongoing challenges, linked to problems such as endemic diseases and famine, the restructure of the traditional family, gender and the

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Target Africa
  • Author : Obianuju Ekeocha
  • Publisher : Ignatius Press
  • Release Date : 2018-03-14

Since the end of colonization Africa has struggled with socio-economic and political problems. These challanges have attracted wealthy donors from Western nations and organizations that have assumed the roles of helper and deliverer. While some donors have good intentions, others seek to impose their ideology of sexual liberation. These are

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