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A History of Africa / Edition 4

A History of Africa / Edition 4

by John Fage, with William Tordoff
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415252482

ISBN-13: 9780415252485

Pub. Date: 11/28/2004

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

A History of Africa is a thorough narrative history of the continent from its beginnings to the twenty-first century. Long established at the forefront of African Studies, this book addresses the events of the 1990s and beyond.

The issues discussed include:

  • post-apartheid South Africa
  • the prospects for democratization in Africa at

Overview

A History of Africa is a thorough narrative history of the continent from its beginnings to the twenty-first century. Long established at the forefront of African Studies, this book addresses the events of the 1990s and beyond.

The issues discussed include:

  • post-apartheid South Africa
  • the prospects for democratization in Africa at the beginning of the new millennium
  • developments in Muslim North Africa including the threat of Islamic fundamentalism
  • economic and social developments including the devastating impact of Third World debt and the provision of debt relief
  • cultural, environmental and gender issues in Modern Africa.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415252485
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/28/2004
Edition description:
Fourth Edition
Pages:
672
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.47(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

Table of Contents

Part 1: The Internal Development of African Society Part 2: The Impact of Islam Part 3: Africa in the Age of European Expansion Part 4: Africa in the Modern World

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