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The Resource African engagements : Africa negotiating an emerging multipolar world, edited by Ton Dietz [and others], (electronic resource)

African engagements : Africa negotiating an emerging multipolar world, edited by Ton Dietz [and others], (electronic resource)

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African engagements : Africa negotiating an emerging multipolar world
Title
African engagements
Title remainder
Africa negotiating an emerging multipolar world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ton Dietz [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With the end of the Cold War, the world seemed to move from a bipolar to a unipolar system, with the neoliberal West globally imposing its laws. However, it has been acknowledged that other actors, such as China, India and Brazil, have become increasingly influential, helping to lead to a new multipolarity at the global level. The question of what this emerging multipolarity means for Africa is important. Will Africa become crushed in a mounting struggle over raw materials and political hegemony between superpowers and fall victim to a new scramble for Africa? Or does this new historic conjunc
Member of
Dewey number
327.6
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Dietz, Ton
Series statement
Africa-Europe Group for Interdisciplinary Studies
Series volume
v. 7
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  • Africa
  • Self-determination, National
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Globalization
  • International economic relations
  • Africa
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African engagements : Africa negotiating an emerging multipolar world, edited by Ton Dietz [and others], (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
African engagements: on whose terms? Africa negotiating an emerging multipolar world / Ton Dietz, Kjell Havnevik, Mayke Kaag & Terje Oestigaard -- Trends in transnational political engagement in Africa: the promises of NEPAD / Samuel Teshale Derbe -- Political topographies of private security in sub-Saharan Africa / Peer Schouten -- The neoliberalisation of nature in Africa / Bram Buscher -- Foreign land acquisitions in Madagascar: competing jurisdiction of access claims / Sandra Evers, Perrine Burnod, Andrianirina Ratsialonana Rivo & Andre Teyssier -- Mobilising Brazil as 'significant other' in the fight for HIV/AIDS treatment in South Africa: the treatment action campaign (TAC) and its global allies / Wiebe Nauta -- Beyond negotiating a multipolar world: Sudan's non-Western development cooperation alternative / Mohamed Salih -- How does the Chinese involvement in the African continent affect African sovereignty in the context of the changing nature of power? / Sanne van der Lugt -- China into Africa: conflict or the triumph of Western order? / Gorm Rye Olsen -- Railway time: technology transfer and the role of Chinese experts in the history of Tazara / Liu Haifang & Jamie Monson -- China-Africa relations: the relevance of strategic engagement of African society organisations with China / Antony Otieno Ong'ayo -- New topographies of power? Africa negotiating an emerging multipolar world / Simona Vittorini & David Harris -- The Obama administration's engagements in Africa within historical context: great expectations versus daunting challenges / Peter J. Schraeder -- Public policy formation in Africa in the wake of the global financial meltdown: building blocks for a new mind in a multipolar world / Lloyd G.A. Amoah -- Aligning and harnessing the gains of globalisation to an African advantage: towards 'glo-fricanisation' / Lawrence Ogbo Ugwuanyi -- Africa in the world: a historical view / Stephen Ellis
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ocn747834167
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Extent
1 online resource (389 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9781283162081
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
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9786613162083
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not applicable
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remote
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(OCoLC)747834167
Label
African engagements : Africa negotiating an emerging multipolar world, edited by Ton Dietz [and others], (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
African engagements: on whose terms? Africa negotiating an emerging multipolar world / Ton Dietz, Kjell Havnevik, Mayke Kaag & Terje Oestigaard -- Trends in transnational political engagement in Africa: the promises of NEPAD / Samuel Teshale Derbe -- Political topographies of private security in sub-Saharan Africa / Peer Schouten -- The neoliberalisation of nature in Africa / Bram Buscher -- Foreign land acquisitions in Madagascar: competing jurisdiction of access claims / Sandra Evers, Perrine Burnod, Andrianirina Ratsialonana Rivo & Andre Teyssier -- Mobilising Brazil as 'significant other' in the fight for HIV/AIDS treatment in South Africa: the treatment action campaign (TAC) and its global allies / Wiebe Nauta -- Beyond negotiating a multipolar world: Sudan's non-Western development cooperation alternative / Mohamed Salih -- How does the Chinese involvement in the African continent affect African sovereignty in the context of the changing nature of power? / Sanne van der Lugt -- China into Africa: conflict or the triumph of Western order? / Gorm Rye Olsen -- Railway time: technology transfer and the role of Chinese experts in the history of Tazara / Liu Haifang & Jamie Monson -- China-Africa relations: the relevance of strategic engagement of African society organisations with China / Antony Otieno Ong'ayo -- New topographies of power? Africa negotiating an emerging multipolar world / Simona Vittorini & David Harris -- The Obama administration's engagements in Africa within historical context: great expectations versus daunting challenges / Peter J. Schraeder -- Public policy formation in Africa in the wake of the global financial meltdown: building blocks for a new mind in a multipolar world / Lloyd G.A. Amoah -- Aligning and harnessing the gains of globalisation to an African advantage: towards 'glo-fricanisation' / Lawrence Ogbo Ugwuanyi -- Africa in the world: a historical view / Stephen Ellis
Control code
ocn747834167
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (389 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283162081
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786613162083
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)747834167

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