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The Resource Development of Africa : issues, diagnoses and prognoses, Olayinka Akanle, Jìmí Olálékan Adésìbà, editors, (electronic resource)

Development of Africa : issues, diagnoses and prognoses, Olayinka Akanle, Jìmí Olálékan Adésìbà, editors, (electronic resource)

Label
Development of Africa : issues, diagnoses and prognoses
Title
Development of Africa
Title remainder
issues, diagnoses and prognoses
Statement of responsibility
Olayinka Akanle, Jìmí Olálékan Adésìbà, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Dewey number
338.956
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Akanle, Olayinka,
  • Adésìbà, Jìmí Olálékan,
Series statement
Social indicators research series
Series volume
volume 71
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  • Economic development
  • Africa
Label
Development of Africa : issues, diagnoses and prognoses, Olayinka Akanle, Jìmí Olálékan Adésìbà, editors, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • ""Dedication""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Contents""; ""Chapter 1: Introduction: The Development of Africa: Issues, Diagnoses and Prognoses""; "" Background""; "" Structure and Orientation of the Book""; ""References""; ""Chapter 2: Conceptualizing and Framing Realities of Africaâ#x80;#x99;s Development""; "" Introduction""; "" The Concept of Development""; "" Some Theoretic Conceptualizations of Development""; "" Sustainability and the Epistemology on Africaâ#x80;#x99;s Development""; "" Epistemic Imperialism as the Underdevelopment of Africa""
  • "" The Need for an Articulated Epistemology"""" Conceptualizing Development by Africanizing the Epistemology of Africaâ#x80;#x99;s Development""; "" Conclusion""; ""References""; ""Chapter 3: Africa and the Development Narratives: Occurrences, History and Theories""; "" Introduction""; "" Global Development Dynamics""; "" Emerging Trends in Development and the Sustainable Development Agenda""; "" Africaâ#x80;#x99;s Development and Sustainable Development Challenges""; "" Colonialism and Its Implications for Africaâ#x80;#x99;s Development""; "" Imperialism""; "" Neocolonialism""
  • "" Colonialism and Decolonization"""" Economic (Mandan)/Marxist Theory of Development""; "" Modernization Theory""; "" Modernization Theory and Its Relevance to Germane Development in Africa""; "" Theory of Globalization""; "" Dependency Theory""; "" The Theory of World System""; "" The World Capitalist System""; "" Conclusion: The Interplay of the World System and Development""; ""References""; ""Chapter 4: Theorizing Africaâ#x80;#x99;s Development Problem""; "" Introduction""; "" Literature Review""; "" Institutionalist Theory of Development""; "" Dependency Theory of Development""
  • "" The Market: The Neoclassical Theory of Development"""" Knowledge-Centered Development""; "" Options and Challenges for Africa: Concluding Reflections""; ""References""; ""Chapter 5: Poverty in Africa""; "" Introduction""; "" Poverty as a Level of Well-Being""; "" Povertyâ#x80;#x94;Further Conceptual Distinctions""; "" Poverty in Africa""; "" Adapting or Reconceptualizing Poverty in Africa""; "" Poverty in Africaâ#x80;#x94;The Status Quo""; "" Factors Associated with Poverty in Africa: Causes and/or Effects of Poverty""
  • "" Institutional Practices and Poverty in Africa: A Case Study in South Africa"""" Conclusion""; ""References""; ""Chapter 6: Education in Africa""; "" Introduction""; "" The Scope and the Nature of the Discourse""; "" Linking Development, Growth, Human Capital, Education and Poverty Reduction""; "" Development and Growth""; "" Human Capital and Education""; "" Education, Growth, Development and Poverty Reduction""; "" Making Education Effective in Bringing Development""; "" Education Quantity, Quality and Demand""
Control code
on1008764673
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319662428
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1008764673
Label
Development of Africa : issues, diagnoses and prognoses, Olayinka Akanle, Jìmí Olálékan Adésìbà, editors, (electronic resource)
Publication
Contents
  • ""Dedication""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Contents""; ""Chapter 1: Introduction: The Development of Africa: Issues, Diagnoses and Prognoses""; "" Background""; "" Structure and Orientation of the Book""; ""References""; ""Chapter 2: Conceptualizing and Framing Realities of Africaâ#x80;#x99;s Development""; "" Introduction""; "" The Concept of Development""; "" Some Theoretic Conceptualizations of Development""; "" Sustainability and the Epistemology on Africaâ#x80;#x99;s Development""; "" Epistemic Imperialism as the Underdevelopment of Africa""
  • "" The Need for an Articulated Epistemology"""" Conceptualizing Development by Africanizing the Epistemology of Africaâ#x80;#x99;s Development""; "" Conclusion""; ""References""; ""Chapter 3: Africa and the Development Narratives: Occurrences, History and Theories""; "" Introduction""; "" Global Development Dynamics""; "" Emerging Trends in Development and the Sustainable Development Agenda""; "" Africaâ#x80;#x99;s Development and Sustainable Development Challenges""; "" Colonialism and Its Implications for Africaâ#x80;#x99;s Development""; "" Imperialism""; "" Neocolonialism""
  • "" Colonialism and Decolonization"""" Economic (Mandan)/Marxist Theory of Development""; "" Modernization Theory""; "" Modernization Theory and Its Relevance to Germane Development in Africa""; "" Theory of Globalization""; "" Dependency Theory""; "" The Theory of World System""; "" The World Capitalist System""; "" Conclusion: The Interplay of the World System and Development""; ""References""; ""Chapter 4: Theorizing Africaâ#x80;#x99;s Development Problem""; "" Introduction""; "" Literature Review""; "" Institutionalist Theory of Development""; "" Dependency Theory of Development""
  • "" The Market: The Neoclassical Theory of Development"""" Knowledge-Centered Development""; "" Options and Challenges for Africa: Concluding Reflections""; ""References""; ""Chapter 5: Poverty in Africa""; "" Introduction""; "" Poverty as a Level of Well-Being""; "" Povertyâ#x80;#x94;Further Conceptual Distinctions""; "" Poverty in Africa""; "" Adapting or Reconceptualizing Poverty in Africa""; "" Poverty in Africaâ#x80;#x94;The Status Quo""; "" Factors Associated with Poverty in Africa: Causes and/or Effects of Poverty""
  • "" Institutional Practices and Poverty in Africa: A Case Study in South Africa"""" Conclusion""; ""References""; ""Chapter 6: Education in Africa""; "" Introduction""; "" The Scope and the Nature of the Discourse""; "" Linking Development, Growth, Human Capital, Education and Poverty Reduction""; "" Development and Growth""; "" Human Capital and Education""; "" Education, Growth, Development and Poverty Reduction""; "" Making Education Effective in Bringing Development""; "" Education Quantity, Quality and Demand""
Control code
on1008764673
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319662428
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1008764673

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