The Resource Remapping Africa in the global space : propositions for change, edited by Edward Shizha

Remapping Africa in the global space : propositions for change, edited by Edward Shizha

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Remapping Africa in the global space : propositions for change
Title
Remapping Africa in the global space
Title remainder
propositions for change
Statement of responsibility
edited by Edward Shizha
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
""What are the benefits and risks for Africa's participation in the globalisation nexus? Remapping Africa in the Global Space is a visionary and interdisciplinary volume that restores Africa's image using a multidisciplinary lens. It incorporates disciplines such as sociology, education, global studies, economics, development studies, political science and philosophy to explore and theorise Africa's reality in the global space and to deconstruct the misperceptions and narratives that often infantilise Africa's internal and international relations. The contributions to this volume are a hybrid
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
960.33
Index
no index present
LC call number
DT30.5
LC item number
.R46 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Shizha, Edward
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  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • World politics
  • HISTORY
  • Economic history
  • Politics and government
  • Strategic aspects of individual places
  • World politics
  • Africa
Label
Remapping Africa in the global space : propositions for change, edited by Edward Shizha
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https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://link.springer.com/10.1007/978-94-6209-836-7
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Publication
Bibliography note
REFERENCES7. CLIMATE CHANGE AND ENVIRONMENTAL CHALLENGES IN SOUTHERN AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITY (SADC) : Responses in the Age of Globalisation; INTRODUCTION; ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE IN SADC IN THE CONTEXT OF GLOBALISATION; SADC'S RESPONSE TO ENVIRONMENTAL AND CLIMATE CHANGE; CONCLUSION; REFERENCES; 8. HEALTH AS AN AGENT FOR AFRICA'S DEVELOPMENT:From Colonialism Architectures to Renaissance; INTRODUCTION; LAYING THE FOUNDATION OF THE PROBLEMS; THE PLAGUED HEALTH MDGS: SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA; SUSTAINED DEVELOPMENT IN THE CONTEXT OF RENAISSANCE OF AFRICA; CONCLUSION; REFERENCES
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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Contents
  • FOREWORD; PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; LIST OF TABLES; LIST OF FIGURES; INTRODUCTION:Africa in the Global Space; AFRICA IN THE GLOBAL ECONOMIC SPACE; FOREIGN AID AND ASSISTANCE DEVELOPMENT; EDUCATION FOR DEVELOPMENT; AFRICAN STABILITY IN THE GLOBAL SPACE; ORGANISATION OF THE BOOK; REFERENCES; SECTION I:NATION-STATE, IMMIGRATION AND THE DIASPORA; 1. THE AFRICAN STATE:Can the Future be Stable?; INTRODUCTION; STATEHOOD AND THE DIFFICULTY OF CREATING STATES; COPING WITH THE COMPOSITION AND DIVERSITY OF STATES; ESTABLISHING DEMOCRACY AND HUMAN RIGHTS IN AFRICAN STATES
  • THE CHALLENGES OF REFORMING AFRICAN STATESCONCLUSIONS; NOTES; REFERENCES; 2. TRIALS OF NATIONAL COHESION:Root Causes of Violence in Côte dÍvoire; INTRODUCTION; FROM 'AKANITÉ' TO 'IVOIRITÉ' OR THE NORTH-SOUTH DIVIDE; ETHNO-RELIGIOUS UNDERPINNINGS OF 'IVOIRITÉ'; "IVOIRITÉ," ITS IMPLICATION AND VIOLENCE; CONCLUSION; NOTES; REFERENCES; 3. WORKING WITH AFRICAN COMMUNITIES IN THE DIASPORA THROUGH A UNIVERSITY-COMMUNITY FRAMEWORK:A Community Development Model; INTRODUCTION; DEFINING UNIVERSITY-COMMUNITY COLLABORATION; THE ROLE OF THE UNIVERSITY IN THE COMMUNITY; AFRICANS IN ONTARIO AND CANADA
  • UCC WITH AFRICAN COMMUNITIES: MOBILISING LEADERSIMPORTANCE OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT; LESSONS LEARNED; CONCLUSION; REFERENCES; 4. GLOBALISATION, GLOBALISED LABOUR MARKETS:Migration and Translocations in Sub-Saharan Africa; INTRODUCTION; GLOBALISATION AND LABOUR MARKETS; GLOBALISED MIGRATION AND TRANSLOCATIONS; TRANSLOCATIONS AND TRANS-CITIZENSHIP; IMMIGRATION IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA; CONCLUSION; REFERENCES; SECTION II:CHALLENGES AND PROPOSITIONS TO DEVELOPMENT; 5. EDUCATION FOR DEVELOPMENT:An Africanist Postcolonial Perspective; INTRODUCTION; A COMPROMISED MEANING OF DEVELOPMENT
  • CRITICISMS OF HEGEMONIC DEVELOPMENT DISCOURSEUNIVERSALISATION OF SELECTED HISTORY OF DEVELOPMENT; DISTORTED CONCEPTIONS OF INDIGENOUS AFRICAN EDUCATION FOR DEVELOPMENT; THE DIALECTIC CONNECTION BETWEEN EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT; CONCLUSION; REFERENCES; 6. GLOBALISATION, FOREIGN AID AND DEVELOPMENT IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA:Challenges, Opportunities and Policy Options; INTRODUCTION; GLOBALISATION AND ITS IMPLICATIONS; GLOBALISATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA; FOREIGN AID AND DEVELOPMENT IN THE ERA OF GLOBALISATION IN SSA; IS AID BASIC TO DEVELOPMENT?; CONCLUDING REMARKS
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 223 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789462098367
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
SpringerLink
Other control number
10.1007/978-94-6209-836-7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)897450393
  • (OCoLC)ocn897450393
Label
Remapping Africa in the global space : propositions for change, edited by Edward Shizha
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://link.springer.com/10.1007/978-94-6209-836-7
Publication
Bibliography note
REFERENCES7. CLIMATE CHANGE AND ENVIRONMENTAL CHALLENGES IN SOUTHERN AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITY (SADC) : Responses in the Age of Globalisation; INTRODUCTION; ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE IN SADC IN THE CONTEXT OF GLOBALISATION; SADC'S RESPONSE TO ENVIRONMENTAL AND CLIMATE CHANGE; CONCLUSION; REFERENCES; 8. HEALTH AS AN AGENT FOR AFRICA'S DEVELOPMENT:From Colonialism Architectures to Renaissance; INTRODUCTION; LAYING THE FOUNDATION OF THE PROBLEMS; THE PLAGUED HEALTH MDGS: SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA; SUSTAINED DEVELOPMENT IN THE CONTEXT OF RENAISSANCE OF AFRICA; CONCLUSION; REFERENCES
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • FOREWORD; PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; LIST OF TABLES; LIST OF FIGURES; INTRODUCTION:Africa in the Global Space; AFRICA IN THE GLOBAL ECONOMIC SPACE; FOREIGN AID AND ASSISTANCE DEVELOPMENT; EDUCATION FOR DEVELOPMENT; AFRICAN STABILITY IN THE GLOBAL SPACE; ORGANISATION OF THE BOOK; REFERENCES; SECTION I:NATION-STATE, IMMIGRATION AND THE DIASPORA; 1. THE AFRICAN STATE:Can the Future be Stable?; INTRODUCTION; STATEHOOD AND THE DIFFICULTY OF CREATING STATES; COPING WITH THE COMPOSITION AND DIVERSITY OF STATES; ESTABLISHING DEMOCRACY AND HUMAN RIGHTS IN AFRICAN STATES
  • THE CHALLENGES OF REFORMING AFRICAN STATESCONCLUSIONS; NOTES; REFERENCES; 2. TRIALS OF NATIONAL COHESION:Root Causes of Violence in Côte dÍvoire; INTRODUCTION; FROM 'AKANITÉ' TO 'IVOIRITÉ' OR THE NORTH-SOUTH DIVIDE; ETHNO-RELIGIOUS UNDERPINNINGS OF 'IVOIRITÉ'; "IVOIRITÉ," ITS IMPLICATION AND VIOLENCE; CONCLUSION; NOTES; REFERENCES; 3. WORKING WITH AFRICAN COMMUNITIES IN THE DIASPORA THROUGH A UNIVERSITY-COMMUNITY FRAMEWORK:A Community Development Model; INTRODUCTION; DEFINING UNIVERSITY-COMMUNITY COLLABORATION; THE ROLE OF THE UNIVERSITY IN THE COMMUNITY; AFRICANS IN ONTARIO AND CANADA
  • UCC WITH AFRICAN COMMUNITIES: MOBILISING LEADERSIMPORTANCE OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT; LESSONS LEARNED; CONCLUSION; REFERENCES; 4. GLOBALISATION, GLOBALISED LABOUR MARKETS:Migration and Translocations in Sub-Saharan Africa; INTRODUCTION; GLOBALISATION AND LABOUR MARKETS; GLOBALISED MIGRATION AND TRANSLOCATIONS; TRANSLOCATIONS AND TRANS-CITIZENSHIP; IMMIGRATION IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA; CONCLUSION; REFERENCES; SECTION II:CHALLENGES AND PROPOSITIONS TO DEVELOPMENT; 5. EDUCATION FOR DEVELOPMENT:An Africanist Postcolonial Perspective; INTRODUCTION; A COMPROMISED MEANING OF DEVELOPMENT
  • CRITICISMS OF HEGEMONIC DEVELOPMENT DISCOURSEUNIVERSALISATION OF SELECTED HISTORY OF DEVELOPMENT; DISTORTED CONCEPTIONS OF INDIGENOUS AFRICAN EDUCATION FOR DEVELOPMENT; THE DIALECTIC CONNECTION BETWEEN EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT; CONCLUSION; REFERENCES; 6. GLOBALISATION, FOREIGN AID AND DEVELOPMENT IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA:Challenges, Opportunities and Policy Options; INTRODUCTION; GLOBALISATION AND ITS IMPLICATIONS; GLOBALISATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA; FOREIGN AID AND DEVELOPMENT IN THE ERA OF GLOBALISATION IN SSA; IS AID BASIC TO DEVELOPMENT?; CONCLUDING REMARKS
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 223 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789462098367
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
SpringerLink
Other control number
10.1007/978-94-6209-836-7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)897450393
  • (OCoLC)ocn897450393

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