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The politics of socio-economic development in southern Africa

Bertha Z. Osei-Hwedie

The politics of socio-economic development in southern Africa

by Bertha Z. Osei-Hwedie

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Published by Ghana Universities Press in Accra .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • Community development,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Democracy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Bertha Z. Osei-Hwedie and Kwaku Osei-Hwedie
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC900 .P65 2009+
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256 p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24810202M
    LC Control Number2011342268

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    post-apartheid South Africa (Hofmeyr and Govender, ). Such divisions - based on inequality and race - are evident in the SARB’s public perception data, as they are identified as the primary sources of social division by the majority of respondents. The following reflections are based on the assumption that the current mainstream model for socio-economic development in Southern Africa is elite oriented and therefore inadequate. To serve the interest of the majority of the people, fundamental new approaches are required.

    The Journal for Transdisciplinary Research (TD) is a journal dedicated to promoting the concept of transdisciplinary research. It is aimed at creating knowledge with the collaboration of the formal sectors of the natural and human sciences as base. Over and above this, the intention is to focus on levels of knowledge that are to be found at grassroots by: 2. 3Department of Political Science, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, Nigeria Abstract: Africa is the richest continent in the world in terms of natural resources, yet it is the poorest continent in terms of socio-economic development. The story of Africa is that of Author: Micah Ezekiel Elton Michael, Akinwunmi Adeboye A, Aghemelo Austin Thomas.


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