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Africa South of the Sahara, Third Edition: Texts in Regional by Robert Stock

By Robert Stock

This authoritative, commonly followed textual content offers a vast creation to the geography of Africa south of the Sahara. The e-book analyzes the political, fiscal, social, and environmental procedures that form source use and improvement during this huge, diversified zone. scholars achieve a context for knowing present improvement debates and addressing questions about the character and sustainability of latest adjustments. well timed issues comprise the increase of international funding in Africa, the evolving geographies of rural-urban linkages, the delivery of the Republic of South Sudan, and advances within the fight opposed to HIV/AIDS. New to This version: *Fully up-to-date to mirror the newest info and developments in improvement. *Chapters on improvement idea, cultural and societal range, the political geography of postindependence Africa, monetary integration, and the geography of poverty. *Substantially revised insurance of gender dynamics, city residing environments, mineral and effort assets, and lots of different subject matters. Pedagogical good points *Vignettes in each bankruptcy that offer targeted case reports from various international locations and problematic on key thoughts. *Recommendations for additional studying on every one subject, together with print and on-line assets. *Companion web site with downloadable PowerPoint slides of all unique figures, images, and tables. *An large glossary.

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