The Resource Africa yesterday, today and tomorrow : exploring the multi-dimensional discourses on 'development', edited by Nathan Andrews [and others]

Africa yesterday, today and tomorrow : exploring the multi-dimensional discourses on 'development', edited by Nathan Andrews [and others]

Label
Africa yesterday, today and tomorrow : exploring the multi-dimensional discourses on 'development'
Title
Africa yesterday, today and tomorrow
Title remainder
exploring the multi-dimensional discourses on 'development'
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nathan Andrews [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From a multi-dimensional and interdisciplinary standpoint, this book challenges the teleological and unidirectional notions of development embodied in the idea of modernisation or 'progress' and offers a critique of the tendency to consider Africa as a basket case, which often gives the Western 'self' an undeserving privilege and superiority over the African 'other'. Mostly authored by emerging African scholars, this 16-chapter volume addresses the historical application of development projec .
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
338.9/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC800
LC item number
.A349 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Africa yesterday, today and tomorrow : exploring the multi-dimensional discourses on 'development', edited by Nathan Andrews [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn847617876
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 330 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443846394
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30202413
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)847617876
  • pebcs1443846392

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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