The Resource Africa doesn't matter : how the west has failed the poorest continent and what we can do about it, Giles Bolton, (electronic resource)

Africa doesn't matter : how the west has failed the poorest continent and what we can do about it, Giles Bolton, (electronic resource)

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Africa doesn't matter : how the west has failed the poorest continent and what we can do about it
Title
Africa doesn't matter
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how the west has failed the poorest continent and what we can do about it
Statement of responsibility
Giles Bolton
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An aid worker and diplomat analyzes the problems of contemporary Africa, providing anecdotes on poverty, trade, and globalization, and explores how current approaches to foreign assistance have worked to hinder development on the continent
Cataloging source
VALIL
Dewey number
337.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC800.Z9
LC item number
P6238 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Africa doesn't matter : how the west has failed the poorest continent and what we can do about it, Giles Bolton, (electronic resource)
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Africa doesn't matter : how the west has failed the poorest continent and what we can do about it, Giles Bolton, (electronic resource)
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https://tulsalibrary.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/ZnJlYWQxMjYzNw==
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"First published in the United Kingdom in 2007 by Ebury Press under the title Poor Story and revised for this edition."
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Interlude: gamblers required
  • Airily conditioned-international aid
  • Aid betrayed
  • Trade: dusty plains and unlevel playing fields
  • In theory
  • Out of Africa
  • Into Africa
  • It doesn't work for you either
  • Globalization: might and right
  • Africa doesn't matter
  • Poverty: impossible choices
  • Screw you, too
  • Change: action heroes
  • What happens next?
  • Powerless or complacent?
  • Profit in virtue
  • Guilt or glory
  • Appendix 1: national aid donors
  • Appendix 2: United Nations agencies in Africa
  • A life quite ordinary
  • Africa scrambled
  • President for a day
  • Aid: good intentions
  • Where does your money go?
  • Pass the hat-charity aid
  • Budget or fudge it-national aid
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ocn829151592
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Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
1 online resource
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online
Isbn
9781611453065
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(electronic bk.)
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ill.
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unknown sound
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remote

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