A History of Africa (4th Revised edition)

A History of Africa (4th Revised edition)

By: John Fage (author), William Tordoff (author)Paperback

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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.

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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

Product Details

  • publication date: 22/11/2001
  • ISBN13: 9780415252485
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 672
  • ID: 9780415252485
  • weight: 929
  • ISBN10: 0415252482
  • edition: 4th Revised edition

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