eBook Political Handbook of Africa, 2007 Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1604263776
  • ISBN-13: 9781604263770
  • DDC: 320.9603
  • Grade Level Range: 11th Grade - College Senior
  • 1140 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2006 | Published/Released October 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2006
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Political Handbook of Africa 2007 is your personal guide to the politics and issues of this vast, diverse continent. Important topics covered include religious and ethnic conflict, political and economic development, debt burdens, the legacy of colonialism, and the persistence of political corruption. Sub-regional issues include terrorism in north Africa, the humanitarian crisis in Darfur, allegations of war crimes in Liberia, turmoil in Somalia, and more.

Modeled after the renowned Political Handbook of the World, this regional political guide provides thorough, accurate, and timely information in a single, affordably priced volume. Political Handbook of Africa 2007 covers the governments and political parties within each country and on the intergovernmental organizations operating within each region.

Political Handbook of Africa 2007 offers an in-depth, unbiased introductory essay that analyzes the issues, trends, and events that affect the entire region. Extensive coverage of sub-regional topics makes this book a valuable reference tool for researchers interested in the politics of Africa. Libraries serving all types of audiences - academic, high school, public, and professional - will want this resource available.