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Reinventing a continent

AndrГ© Philippus Brink

Reinventing a continent

writing and politics in South Africa, 1982-1995

by AndrГ© Philippus Brink

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Published by Secker & Warburg in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • South African literature -- History and criticism,
  • South African literature -- Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    With an introduction by Nelson Mandela.

    Other titlesWriting and politics in South Africa, 1982-1995
    StatementAndré Brink.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9369.3.B73 R49 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination257 p. ;
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19696201M
    ISBN 100436203677

    Get this from a library! Reinventing a continent: writing and politics in South Africa, [André P Brink]. This open access book explores the economic growth challenges sub-Sahara Africa has faced and contrasts them with the Korean economic development model, presenting solutions that would involve a change in mind-set for Africa's management and enable Africa's : Palgrave Macmillan.

    Book 8 – Element, Chapter 26 – Reinventing Oneself “It’s good that your body is so adequately cultivated. It would have been a waste of time teaching you the first segment of Infinite Transformations, Altering Body. Then again, you wouldn’t have been here otherwise”. Kwafrika Travel Ltd was formed in Congo in January to harness the economic value of natural resources of the continent by both attracting tourists from all over the world and sensitizing the local population on the needs to protect those resources.

    Between and , British colonial expansion in Africa led to the removal of many African artifacts that were subsequently brought to Britain and displayed. Annie Coombes argues that this activity had profound repercussions for the construction of a national identity within Britain Price: $ An excellent book on development economics in low and middle income countries, including not only many practical recommendations of the policies required to jump-start, and then increase the growth rates, but more importantly, a whole new prism to look at economic development, drawing from the the author's many years experience in South Korea and Uganda.5/5(3).


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