Rescue Thyself: Change In Sub-Saharan Africa Must Come from Within

Rescue Thyself: Change In Sub-Saharan Africa Must Come from Within

by Sylvanus Ayeni

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ISBN-13: 9780761868910
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 04/12/2017
Pages: 218
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Sylvanus Adetokunboh Ayeni was born and raised in Nigeria. He is a retired neurosurgeon in the United States of America. He is president and founder of Pan Africa Children Advocacy Watch, (PACAW) Inc., a non-profit organization involved in education of children in Africa. He has been involved in development issues in Sub-Saharan Africa in the education and healthcare sectors for many years.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

List of Tables
Preface
Acknowledgments
Part I: Sub-Saharan Africans and Detrimental Misconceptions
Chapter 1: The Pitfalls of Misconceptions of the Creation of Mankind
Chapter 2: The Pitfalls of Misconceptions of the Purpose of Life
Chapter 3: The Pitfalls of Misconceptions of the Essence of Nationhood
Part II: Fundamental Requirements for Change
Chapter 4: The People: Visionary Leadership Needed in the Face of Significant Diversity
Chapter 5: The People: The Citizens as Potential Producers
Chapter 6: Infrastructure
Chapter 7: Education
Part III: Looking Inward
Chapter 8: Beliefs, Desires, and Behavior
Chapter 9: Governance and the Rule of Law
Part IV: Beyond Foreign Aid
Chapter 10: The Role of Donors and NG's
Epilogue
Bibliography
Index

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