Africa / David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors

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Subjects: Investments, Foreign--Africa
Economic development--Africa
AIDS (Disease)--Africa
Africa--Economic conditions--21st century
Africa--Foreign economic relations
United States--Foreign relations--Africa
Africa--Foreign relations--United States
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Detroit, MI : Greenhaven Press, c2012
Series: Opposing viewpoints
Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
LC Classification: H, HC
Additional Authors: Haugen, David M., 1969-
Musser, Susan
Notes: LCCN: 2011032931
ISBN: 9780737757033 (hardcover)
ISBN: 0737757035 (hardcover)
ISBN: 9780737757040 (pbk.)
ISBN: 0737757043 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 232-236) and index
Contents: Chapter 1. How is Africa faring in the twenty-first century?: Africa's fortunes are improving / Charles Kenny -- Africa's fortunes are declining / Bruce Gilley -- Africa needs to expand free trade / Marian L. Tupy -- Free trade is devastating African economies / Gregory Elich -- African nations have the clout and wisdom to make free trade work to their benefit / Ssegawa-Ssekintu Kiwanuka -- Health care in Africa has not improved / Thompson Ayodele -- Africa is making strides in sustainable entrepreneurship / Helene Gallis -- Chapter 2. Does Africa need foreign aid?: Foreign aid benefits Africa / Scott Baldauf -- Foreign aid does not benefit Africa / Mathew K. Jallow -- Africa needs trade, not only foreign aid / Richard Ilorah -- Africa needs good governance, not only foreign aid / Franklin Cudjoe -- Africa will progress without patronizing interference from the West / Andrew M. Mwenda -- Chapter 3. What is the state of the AIDS epidemic in Africa?: AIDS is a serious threat in Africa / AVERT -- The threat of AIDS in Africa has been overstated / Michael Fumento -- Social and economic factors contribute to the spread of AIDS in Africa / Ben Wodi -- Political ignorance contributes to the spread of AIDS in Africa / Marco Evers -- AIDS is devastating Africa's children / Lawrence O. Gostin -- Treatment for African children with AIDS is expanding / Mark W. Kline -- Chapter 4. What US policies will best serve Africa?: The United States should promote democracy in Africa / Russ Feingold -- The United States should stop promoting democracy in Africa / Roger Kaplan -- AFRICOM will help ensure African security / Robert Moeller -- AFRICOM will likely serve only US interests in Africa / Ed Blanche
Physical Description: 248 p. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 746712292
ISBN/ISSN: 9780737757033

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