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Title Beyond the 'African tragedy' : discourses on development and the global economy / edited by Malinda S. Smith
Published Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub., [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 305 pages) : illustrations
Contents Discourses on development : Beyond the "African tragedy" / Malinda S. Smith -- Discourses on development and governance -- Discourses on development from dependency to neoliberalism / Francis Owusu -- Towards a political economy of African development discourse / Jìmí O. Adésínà -- Towards a critique of the political economy of NEPAD / Ishmael Lesufi -- When "good economics" does not make good sense / Ian Taylor -- Towards humanising governance in the African political space / Adekunle Amuwo -- The seductive discourses of development and good governance / Cosmas Mbuh -- Global governance of HIV/AIDS and development / Obijiofor Aginam -- African development and the global economy -- Globalisation, the Cotonou agreement, and the African Union / Chaldeans Mensah -- Gender, financing for development and poverty reduction / Zo Randriamaro -- Accumulating capital for African development / Abdella Abdou -- Challenges of foreign direct investment flows to Africa / Simon Pierre Siqué and Jacob W. Musila -- The World Trade Organisation, global trade and agriculture / Korbla Peter Puplampu -- Information and communication technologies (ICTs) and African development / Patience Akpan-Obong
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-298) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject New Partnership for Africa's Development.
New Partnership for Africa's Development.
Africa -- Economic conditions -- 1960-
Africa -- Economic integration.
Africa -- Economic policy.
Africa -- Foreign economic relations.
Africa -- Politics and government -- 1960-
Form Electronic book
Author Smith, Malinda.
ISBN 1351955527