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The Political economy of contemporary Africa

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Published by Sage Publications in Beverly Hills, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Africa -- Economic conditions -- 1960-,
    • Africa -- Social conditions -- 1960-,
    • Africa -- Politics and government -- 1960-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      StatementPeter C. W. Gutkind and Immanuel Wallerstein, editors.
      SeriesSage series on African modernization and development ;, v. 1
      ContributionsGutkind, Peter Claus Wolfgang., Wallerstein, Immanuel Maurice, 1930-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC502 .P573
      The Physical Object
      Pagination318 p. ;
      Number of Pages318
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5207214M
      ISBN 100803905068, 0803905920
      LC Control Number75033470

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