The Scramble for African Oil: Oppression, Corruption and War for Control of Africa's Natural Resources (New Politics, Progressive Policy)

The Scramble for African Oil: Oppression, Corruption and War for Control of Africa's Natural Resources (New Politics, Progressive Policy)

Douglas A. Yates


Africa is frequently visible as a spot to be pitied or feared as a space of instability. This e-book demanding situations those complacent assumptions, exhibiting how our call for for oil contributes to the continual difficulties plaguing the continent.Douglas A. Yates indicates how the 'scramble' through the nice powers for African oil has fed corruption and undermined democracy. Yates records how Africans have refused to stay passive within the face of such advancements, forming routine to problem this new try at domination.This e-book is an pressing problem to our knowing of Africa, elevating questions about the implications of our reliance on overseas assets. will probably be very important studying for all these learning improvement and international political economic system.

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