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Saga of African underdevelopment

Tetteh A. Kofi

Saga of African underdevelopment

a viable approach for Africa"s sustainable development in the 21st century

by Tetteh A. Kofi

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Published by Africa World Press in Trenton, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable development -- Africa,
  • Economic development -- Environmental aspects -- Africa,
  • Africa -- Economic conditions -- 1961-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [333]-382) and index.

    StatementTetteh A. Kofi & Asayehgn Desta.
    ContributionsDesta, Asayehgn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC800.Z9 E5475 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 388 p. ;
    Number of Pages388
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24012061M
    ISBN 101592215823, 1592215831
    ISBN 109781592215829, 9781592215836
    LC Control Number2007026301

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