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Author Stock, Robert F.
Title Africa south of the Sahara [electronic resource] : a geographical interpretation / Robert Stock.
Publication Info. New York : Guilford Press, 2013.
Edition 3rd ed.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Series Texts in regional geography.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : new beginnings? -- The map of Africa -- Imagining Africa : roots of Western perceptions of the continent -- Thinking about development : development theory and practice in the African context -- African culture : diversity and creativity -- Societal diversity : language, ethnicity, and religion -- Gender dynamics : men and women in African societies -- Geology and geomorphology of Africa -- Africa's climate : regions, dynamics, and change -- Biogeography and ecology -- The African past -- The colonial legacy -- Independent Africa : politics and development -- Population distribution -- Population growth -- Population mobility -- Africa in the world economy -- National economies : strategies for growth and development -- Prospects for economic integration -- Indigenous food production systems -- Agrarian development and change -- Food security -- The evolution of urban structure -- Urban economies -- Urban living environments -- Mineral and energy resources -- Water resources -- Flora and fauna as economic resources -- Living in poverty -- Social policy : the health sector -- Children in Africa : prospects for the next generation -- Conclusion : Which future?.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Geography.
Africa, Sub-Saharan -- History -- 1960-
Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Economic conditions.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9781462508112 1462508111 9781606239926 1606239929 (DLC) 2012037442
ISBN 146250812X (electronic bk.)
9781462508129 (electronic bk.)
9781462508112 (hardcover)
1462508111 (hardcover)
9781606239926 (pbk.)
1606239929 (pbk.)
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