The Resource The dragon's gift : the real story of China in Africa, Deborah Brautigam

The dragon's gift : the real story of China in Africa, Deborah Brautigam

Label
The dragon's gift : the real story of China in Africa
Title
The dragon's gift
Title remainder
the real story of China in Africa
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Brautigam
Title variation
  • China in Africa
  • Real story of China in Africa
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Is China a rogue donor, as some media pundits suggest? Or is China helping the developing world pave a pathway out of poverty, as the Chinese claim? In the last few years, China's aid program has leapt out of the shadows. Media reports about huge aid packages, support for pariah regimes, regiments of Chinese labor, and the ruthless exploitation of workers and natural resources in some of the poorest countries in the world sparked fierce debates. These debates, however, took place with very few hard facts
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
338.91/5106
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HC800
LC item number
.B73 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The dragon's gift : the real story of China in Africa, Deborah Brautigam
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 318-383) 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
Contents
List of Figures; Prologue: The Changing Face of Chinese Engagement in Africa; 1. Missionaries and Maoists: How China's Aid Moved from "Red" to "Expert"; 2. Feeling the Stones: Deng Xiaoping's Experiments with Aid; 3. Going Global: Foreign Aid in the Toolkit of a Rising China; 4. Eastern Promises: An Aid System with Chinese Characteristics; 5. Orient Express: How Does Chinese Aid and Engagement Work?; 6. Apples and Lychees: How Much Aid Does China Give?; 7. Flying Geese, Crouching Tiger: China's Changing Role in African Industrialization
Control code
ocn536239369
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 397 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191572210
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612383489
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
238348
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24484179
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)536239369
  • pebco0191572217

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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