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Development Strategies In Africa / Edition 1

Development Strategies In Africa / Edition 1

by Aguibou Yan Yansane


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ISBN-13: 9780313289941
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 07/30/1996
Series: Contributions in Afro-American and African Studies: Contemporary Black Poets Series , #17
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 312
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.81(d)
Lexile: 1410L (what's this?)

About the Author

Aguibou Yan Yansané is Professor of Political Economy in the Departments of International Relations and African and African-American Studies at San Francisco State University. He is the author of Decolonization and Dependency: Problems of Development of African Societies (Greenwood, 1980) and Decolonization of West African States (1984), as well as many essays in published books and journals. A companion volume, Prospects for Recovery and Sustainable Development in Africa, is to be published by Greenwood in 1994.

Table of Contents


Introduction: The Development of Development Thinking in Africa: The Theory Revisited by A.Y. Yansané

Global Perspectives

Evaluation of Development Strategies: Prospects for Growth in Africa in the 1990's by Ismail Serageldin

Traditional Institutions and Economic Development: The Mossi Naam by Elliott P. Skinner

Afrostroika and Planned Governance: Economic Adjustment and political Engineering by Ali Mazrui

The Challenge of a Holistic Vision: Culture, Empowerment and the Development Paradigm by Ismail Serageldin

Comments of Discussants

Growth, Development, and Social Dimension of Structural Adjustment

Fund Supported Adjustment Programs and the Poor by Peter Heller

The Social Dimensions of Adjustment in Africa by the World Bank's Social Dimensions of Adjustment Unit, Washington, D.C.

Comments of Discussants

Participation, Pluralism, and Pervasive Poverty: Better Governance and Human Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Participation, Pluralism and Pervasive Poverty: Better Governance and Human Development in Sub-Saharan African (SSA) by Reginald Herbold Green

Problems and Projections in Political and Economic Development and the Impact of International Relations

Africa in an Emerging World by His Excellency, Professor Ibrahim Gambari

African Political Development: Beyond the Cold War by Samuel C. Nolutshungu

Comments of Discussants

Conclusion by A.Y. Yansané

Selected Bibliography


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