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Book review: Africa emerges

Elbra, Ainsley (2013) Book review: Africa emerges. LSE Review of Books (03 Jul 2013). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

"Africa Emerges." Robert I. Rotberg. Polity. April 2013. --- Many countries in Sub–Saharan Africa are now enjoying significant economic growth and political progress. The new Africa has begun to banish the miseries of the past, and appears ready to play an important role in world affairs. Africa Emerges draws on a wealth of empirical data to explore the key challenges Africa must overcome in the coming decades, from peacekeeping to health and disease, from energy needs to education. Ainsley Elbra finds that this book is replete with data at all levels and on a wide variety of measures that should be of interest to any reader keen to develop an understanding of recent changes taking place throughout Africa.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/lsereviewofbooks/
Additional Information: © 2013 The Author; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: D History General and Old World > DT Africa
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
J Political Science > JZ International relations
Sets: Collections > LSE Review of Books
Date Deposited: 06 Nov 2013 09:54
Last Modified: 21 Jun 2019 23:17
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/54112

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