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The Resource Challenges of African Transformation : Exploring Through Innovation Approach, (electronic resource)

Challenges of African Transformation : Exploring Through Innovation Approach, (electronic resource)

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Challenges of African Transformation : Exploring Through Innovation Approach
Title
Challenges of African Transformation
Title remainder
Exploring Through Innovation Approach
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Language
eng
Summary
A brief overview of the African economic picture reveals a paradox where the continent that has rich mineral resources, nearly a billion people and a land mass which includes the sizes of China, USA, India, Western Europe, Argentina together larger than the sum of these regions is in an unacceptable state of being an object of aid, debt and loans despite the vast resources both known and yet to be explored. Africa should have been a productive and innovation centre and not a charity and aid centre of the world where ëdonorshipí has replaced African national ownershipí of not just Africaís reso
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Muchie, Mammo
Dewey number
330.968
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Baskaran, Angathevar
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  • Economic development
  • Research and development projects
  • Technological innovations
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Challenges of African Transformation : Exploring Through Innovation Approach, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Contents
  • Cover; Title page; Copyright page; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Contributing authors; Introduction; Chapter 1 -Science and Technology Indicators in Africa; Chapter 2 -- Building Systems for Innovation 'Take off' in African Economies; Chapter 3 -Innovation in Africa -- Toward a Realistic Vision; Chapter 4 -- Innovations Systems in Renewable Natural ResourceManagement and Sustainable Agriculture; Chapter 5 -Low-income Countries and Innovation Studies; Chapter 6 -- Human Capital, R & D andEndogenous Occupational Choice; Chapter 7 -Building Systems of Innovation in an African Setting
  • Chapter 8 -Are North-South Technological Spillovers Substantial?Chapter 9 -Where are the Flags of Our Fathers?; Chapter 10 -- Design Theory of Letanta; Chapter 11 -- Conclusion; Back cover
Control code
ocn836400406
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (234 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780798303484
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)836400406
Label
Challenges of African Transformation : Exploring Through Innovation Approach, (electronic resource)
Publication
Contents
  • Cover; Title page; Copyright page; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Contributing authors; Introduction; Chapter 1 -Science and Technology Indicators in Africa; Chapter 2 -- Building Systems for Innovation 'Take off' in African Economies; Chapter 3 -Innovation in Africa -- Toward a Realistic Vision; Chapter 4 -- Innovations Systems in Renewable Natural ResourceManagement and Sustainable Agriculture; Chapter 5 -Low-income Countries and Innovation Studies; Chapter 6 -- Human Capital, R & D andEndogenous Occupational Choice; Chapter 7 -Building Systems of Innovation in an African Setting
  • Chapter 8 -Are North-South Technological Spillovers Substantial?Chapter 9 -Where are the Flags of Our Fathers?; Chapter 10 -- Design Theory of Letanta; Chapter 11 -- Conclusion; Back cover
Control code
ocn836400406
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (234 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780798303484
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)836400406

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