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Globalization in Africa : perspectives on development, security, and the environment / edited by Usman A. Tar, Etham B. Mijah, and Moses E.U. Tedheke ; foreword by Alfred Zack-Williams.

  • Lanham : Lexington Books, [2016]
  • ©2016
xxi, 419 pages : map ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Part I: Conceptual discourse -- Introduction: the challenges of globalization in Africa / Usman A. Tar -- Globalization: a conceptual analysis / Etham B. Mijah -- Part II: Development and governance -- How globalization underdeveloped Africa / Lucky Imade -- Africa and the globalization of high-tech capitalism / Moses E. U. Tedheke -- The global financial crisis and its impact on Africa / Malami Muhammad Maishanu -- Globalization, neoliberal governability, and agrarian transformation in Africa / Dauda Abubakar -- Globalization, neoliberalism, and higher education in Africa / Nickanor Amwata Owuor -- Globalization and foreign relations in Eastern Africa / Macharia Munene -- Globalization and multinational corporations in Africa / Charles Pen Onwurah and Hezekiah Abalaka Usman -- Globalization, gender, and rural livelihood in Africa: a study of Kilba women in Adamawa State, Nigeria / Nachana'a Alahira David -- Part III: Peace and security -- Globalization and Africa's security challenges for the twenty-first century / Kursim Leonard-Fwa -- Globalization and transnational terrorism: linkage between global terrorist organizations / Muritala Babatunde Hassan and Jamilu Ibrahim Mukhtar -- Globalization and new waves of terrorism in Africa / Jonathan Sule Maiangwa -- Globalization and "small wars" in Africa: the case of Niger Delta, Nigeria / Chukwuma Osakwe, Otoabasi Akpan, and Ubong Essien Umoh -- Globalization of violence: terrorism and its impact on (inter)national security / Omon Merry Osiki -- Globalization and political Islam: the rise of Islamist movement in North Africa / Tukur Abdulkadir -- Globalization, conflict, and peacebuilding in Africa / Usman A. Tar and Mala Mustapha -- Part IV: Environment and sustainability -- Globalization, ecology, and land degradation in Africa / Taiye Oluwafemi Adewuyi -- Globalization and climate change in Africa: the challenges of double exposure? / Sharkdam Wapmuk and Usman A. Tar -- Part V: Conclusion -- Conclusion: the prospects of globalization in Africa / Usman A Tar.
  • 9780739196380 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0739196383 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9780739196403 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0739196405 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • (electronic)
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