The Resource How Europe underdeveloped Africa, Walter Rodney

How Europe underdeveloped Africa, Walter Rodney

Label
How Europe underdeveloped Africa
Title
How Europe underdeveloped Africa
Statement of responsibility
Walter Rodney
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Few books have been as influential in understanding African impoverishment as this groundbreaking analysis. Rodney shows how the imperial countries of Europe, and subsequently the US, bear major responsibility for impoverishing Africa. They have been joined in this exploitation by agents or unwitting accomplices both in the North and in Africa. With oppression and liberation his main concern, he 'delves into the past', as he says in his preface, 'only because otherwise it would be impossible to understand how the present came into being? In the search for an understanding of what is now called
Cataloging source
MHW
Dewey number
960
Index
index present
LC call number
HC800 .R62 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
How Europe underdeveloped Africa, Walter Rodney
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in 1972. Rev. ed. originally published in 1981
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
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Contents; Introduction; I. Some Questions on Development; II. How Africa Developed before the Coming of the Europeans -- Up to the Fifteenth Century; III. Africa's Contribution to European Capitalist Development -- The Pre-Colonial Period; IV. Europe and the Roots of African Underdevelopment -- To 1885; V. Africa's Contributoin to the Capitalist Development of Europe -- The Colonial Period; VI. Colonialism as a System for Underdeveloping Africa; Postscript by A.M. Babu; Index
Control code
ocn815651132
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (341 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781574780529
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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3113fa2a-f700-495a-90bc-a96d4e93f85c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b28216878
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)815651132
  • pebco1574780522

Library Locations

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