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African Population and Capitalism: Historical Perspectives (Second Edition)

African Population and Capitalism: Historical Perspectives (Second Edition)

By: Joel W. Gregory (editor), Dennis D. Cordell (editor), Samir Amin (foreword_author)Paperback

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This is a synthesis of case studies and theory which takes issue with established African demographic theory, emphasising that demography is an historical process, a permanent and varied adaptation to social and economic change. The book covers 20 African societies in the sub-Saharan region, examining not the effects of slavery, colonialism and capitalism on each, but also the resistance and resilience of indigenous African institutions and individuals.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780299142742
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 304
  • ID: 9780299142742
  • ISBN10: 0299142744
  • edition: Second Edition

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