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Summary Ú eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ✓ Gerald Caplan Gerald Caplan ✓ 8 Free read The Betrayal of Africa: A Groundwork Guide (Groundwork Guides) characters Ñ 108 Itted to doing better in the future a real possibility for positive change now exists But for Africa to move forward the citizens of rich countries must be aware of the false premises on which their own leaders deal with the continentWhile Africa faces a daunting list of challenges the vast majority of the continents citizens live ordinary lives with the hopes and dreams that all of us shareThe Groundwork Guides are excellent books mandatory for school libraries and the increasing body of young people prepared to take ownership of the situations and problems previous generations have left them Globe and MailCorrelates to the Comm. This book is short and the bulk of it is the author s opinions and there are not many facts outside of some statistics and maybe not even one detailed historical account Reading the back cover it states There is a widespread assumption that Africa is the problem and that we in the rich world are the solution Unfortunately this seems to be the view of the author as little is mentioned of the African s ability to self govern as has been done for countless millenia before colonial interference Instead the book imposes the status uo view of the modern world that foreign aid for modernization and development would benefit the continent if it weren t for the corruption of the African leaders who are really henchmen of European and US governments This view ignores 2 major facts 1 The aid would not be possible if not for the plundering of African resources over the last 500 years at least 2 The only purpose of European American and Chinese investment and aid is to continue this legacy of plunderingI could have gotten past the narrowmindedness of the author if he had had at least presented objective historical information Cooking the Greek Way of rich countries must be aware Crack Money With Cocaine Dreams Crack Money With Cocaine Dreams #1 of the false premises Clever Letters Fun Ways to Wiggle Your Words American Girl Library on which their Student Orientation own leaders deal with the continentWhile Africa faces a daunting list Uncle Sam's CamelsThe Journal of May Humphreys Stacey Supplemented by the Report of of Edward Fitzgerald Beale of challenges the vast majority Submitting to the Wolves Wolf Mountain #3 of the continents citizens live Where She Went ordinary lives with the hopes and dreams that all Raped By A Horse For Blackmail of us shareThe Groundwork Guides are excellent books mandatory for school libraries and the increasing body Dancer of the Nile of young people prepared to take Wreck of the Nebula Dream ownership Pour Some Sugar on Me of it is the author s Ten Little Niggers opinions and there are not many facts King The Soldiers of Wrath MC Grit Chapter #2 outside Woman Worship of some statistics and maybe not even The Mighty Finn one detailed historical account Reading the back cover it states There is a widespread assumption that Africa is the problem and that we in the rich world are the solution Unfortunately this seems to be the view TLC of the author as little is mentioned A Family Guide to the Biblical Holidays of the African s ability to self govern as has been done for countless millenia before colonial interference Instead the book imposes the status uo view The Pastor and His Work of the modern world that foreign aid for modernization and development would benefit the continent if it weren t for the corruption Unspoken of the African leaders who are really henchmen No Way in Hell Steel CorpsTrident Security Crossover #1 of European and US governments This view ignores 2 major facts 1 The aid would not be possible if not for the plundering The Friar of African resources A Dead Mans Pulse Trident Security Omega Team #1 over the last 500 years at least 2 The Lucky Charm Cinderella Reverse Fairytale #2 of European American and Chinese investment and aid is to continue this legacy MTG National Science Olympiad NSO Work Book Class 7 of plunderingI could have gotten past the narrowmindedness Den sidste henrettelse of the author if he had had at least presented Myths of the Norsemen (Puffin Classics) objective historical information

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Summary Ú eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ✓ Gerald Caplan Gerald Caplan ✓ 8 Free read The Betrayal of Africa: A Groundwork Guide (Groundwork Guides) characters Ñ 108 On Core State Standards in English Language ArtsCCSSELA LITERACYRI61Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the textCCSSELA LITERACYRI62Determine a central idea of a text and how it is conveyed through particular details; provide a summary of the text distinct from personal opinions or judgmentsCCSSELA LITERACYRI63Analyze in detail how a key individual event or idea is introduced illustrated and elaborated in a text eg through examples or anecdotesCCSSELA LITERACYRI66Determine an authors point of view or purpose in a text and explain how it is conveyed in the tex. Another book about Africa you may ask and one of only 128 small pages What can anybody say on such confined space about the continent of 53 states and at least 2000 languages and a multitude of cultures Caplan with than 40 years of active involvement with Africa and a passionate commitment to the continent s development will surprise you in all regards His analysis presented in clear and succinct language in well structured chapters is informative erudite without getting caught in details In all regards this is a very worthwhile read and a useful book to have on the shelf for further referenceThe Betrayal of Africa is published as a Groundwork Guide a series intended to provide an overview of key contemporary political and social issues these books tackle pressing and sometimes controversial topics offering both a lively introduction to the subject and a strong point of view Caplan expertly lives up to the series intentions Drawing on his extensive knowledge of the continent s concerns he presents a well reasoned analysis of the continuing challenges for the peoples of AfricaDiscussing the common predicaments of this most diverse of continents the author briefly outlines the historical context characterized by colonialism and its lingering aftermath its vulnerability to severe climatic variabilities wide spread poverty and last but not least the HIVAIDS pandemic Hand in hand with the exploitation of European masters went corruption and exploitation by local political and economic strongmenThe newly independent states were left without adeuate infrastructures professional sectors or functioning education systems These developments continued combined later on with often misguided or misappropriated international aid and investment funds Caplan contends that these represent major obstacles to development and economic growth for the vast majority of Africans Caplan reminds the reader that far of Africa s riches flow out to the West than are ploughed back in He provides examples and some statistics that are revealing in this regard In the brief chapter on the recent engagement of China in Africa the author highlights some of the concerns of the Chinese approach and wonders if the Chinese investments will really contribute to economic advancements of AfricansCaplan concludes with a brief reflection on the future for Africa as he sees it He places hope in the people themselves Local communities and civil society organizations have been sidelined for too long both by governments and the international institutions such as the World Bank Yet their active participation in shaping the democratic and economic future of African countries is one of the preconditions for giving Africa a serious chance in the global economic market On the other hand he warns against a simple application of the slogan African solutions for African Problems Africa will continue to be closely intertwined with the West and the rest of the world Still a new generation of African leaders is emerging already influencing the way these partnership relationships result in positive change Yet his recommendations for the future remain somewhat diffuse The Africa Timelines the notes the index and additional references are useful additions to round of this book as a good resource Friederike Knabe

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Summary Ú eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ✓ Gerald Caplan Gerald Caplan ✓ 8 Free read The Betrayal of Africa: A Groundwork Guide (Groundwork Guides) characters Ñ 108 This fascinating look at Africa refutes the common assumption that the Western world is the solution to the challenges the continent faces An excellent introduction to the subject for young adultsThink Africa and many people think of brutal war endless famine pervasive corruption unworthy rulers universal poverty an AIDS epidemic out of control As this book in the Groundwork Guides series shows these characteristics are both true and a caricature at the same timeWith the bold new presence of China in Africa with an active and angry civil society demanding from their governments and with a new generation of leaders apparently comm. Great copy uick delivery Thank you


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    Free E–pub [The Betrayal of Africa: A Groundwork Guide (Groundwork Guides)] By Gerald Caplan Another book about "Africa" you may ask, and one of only 128 small pages? What can anybody say on such confined space about the continent of 53 states and at least 2000 languages and a multitude of cultures? Caplan, with than 40 years of active involvement with Africa and a "passionate commitment" to the continent's development, will surpri

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    Free E–pub [The Betrayal of Africa: A Groundwork Guide (Groundwork Guides)] By Gerald Caplan This is a book that does an excellent job at explaining why countries in Africa face the challenges that they do. The cover is really reflective of the books overall argument, i.e that both the West and Africans (particularly the "big men" often dictators) are responsible. The book nicely examines the historical exploitation of Africa and hi

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