The Resource Globalization and sustainable development in Africa, edited by Bessie House-Soremekun and Toyin Falola

Globalization and sustainable development in Africa, edited by Bessie House-Soremekun and Toyin Falola

Label
Globalization and sustainable development in Africa
Title
Globalization and sustainable development in Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bessie House-Soremekun and Toyin Falola
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume examines globalization within the context of sustainable economic development in Africa, with specific focus on the post-colonial period. Accessible to politicians, public policy analysts, scholars, students, international organizations, non-governmental actors, and the public, it includes case studies of creative and indigenous-based models of entrepreneurship and discusses efforts to achieve sustainable development and economic independence at the grassroots level
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
338.96/07
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC800.Z9
LC item number
E5447 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Rochester studies in African history and the diaspora,
Label
Globalization and sustainable development in Africa, edited by Bessie House-Soremekun and Toyin Falola
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • 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
Contents
Part one: Globalization and development: The trouble with globalization: it isn't global enough! / Martin C. Spechler -- Can Africa compete in a global economy? / Baiyee-Mbi Agbor-Baiyee -- A two-track strategy for viable development in Africa / Benaiah Yongo-Bure -- Solutions to Africa's development challenges / Stephen D. Kpinpuo -- Renewable energy, migration-development model, and sustainability entrepreneurship / Rubin Patterson -- Part two: Localities, nations, and globalization: Transborder labor liberalization and social contracts / Karen E. Bravo -- Asante society and the global market / Gracia Clark -- Enterprising women in Zimbabwe: confronting crisis in a globalizing era / Mary J. Osirim -- Sustainable strategies in a postconflict environment: fostering local entrepreneurship in Côte d'Ivoire / Ulf Richter -- Part three: Industrial and financial networking: Globalization and monetary convergence: independent currency union or dollarization? / Christopher E.S. Warburton -- The impact of globalization on emerging markets: the case of Côte d'Ivoire / Ulf Richter -- Globalization and industrial development in Nigeria / Kola Subair -- Interest rates, fiscal policy, and foreign private investment in Nigeria / Iyiola Alade Ajayi and Adeyemi Babalola -- Why Nigeria does not work: obstacles and the alternative path to development / Charles J. Mambula -- Part four: Insecurity and conflicts: The impact of globalization on international security / John Babatunde Bamidele Ojo -- Resource curse, globalization, and conflicts / Ricardo Real Pedrosa de Sousa -- The politics of oil and development and visual metaphors of the crisis in Nigeria's Niger delta / Aderonke Adesola Adesanya -- Islam and the "global war on terror" in West Africa / Abdoulaye Saine
Control code
ocn759397798
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 463 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781580467384
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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  • e82362a5-2f94-4fff-8e71-c9285fdb21e6
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not applicable
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.b25945324
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)759397798
  • pebco1580467385

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