Negotiating Modernity

Africa"s Ambivalent Experience (Africa in the New Millennium) by Elisio Salvado Macamo

Publisher: Zed Books

Written in English
Cover of: Negotiating Modernity | Elisio Salvado Macamo
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Subjects:

  • African studies,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Africa,
  • Postcolonialism,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • Civilization, Modern,
  • Social conflict
  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8927754M
    ISBN 101842776169
    ISBN 109781842776162

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