African Inheritance by Ieuan Ll. Griffiths
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African Inheritance
By Ieuan Ll. Griffiths

The African Inheritance

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African Inheritance by Ieuan Ll. Griffiths

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Africa is a continent gripped by civil wars and widespread famine. The causes of many of the continent's problems are deep rooted and can be traced to Africa's colonial past, when European powers divided the spoils of the continent into separate sovereign states. The African Inheritance examines the effect this "balkanization" of Africa has had, and is having, on the political and economic well-being of the continent. From a brief history of pre-colonial Africa and its subsequent European partition and inevitable decolonization, the book discusses the consequences of such an inheritance: small and weak states, destructive secessionist movements, irredentism and African imperialism. Attempts to tackle these problems and assert independent development are inhibited by the colonial inheritance.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415010924
ISBN-10: 0415010926
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x 13mm)
Pages: 232
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 10-Aug-1995
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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