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Author Grant, Richard, 1964- author.

Title Africa : geographies of change / Richard Grant (Professor of Geography, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, USA, Adjunct Senior Research Scientist to the Earth Institute's Millennium Cities Initiative, Columbia University in the City of New York, Visiting Professor, Department of Geography, Environment Management and Energy Studies, University of Johannesburg, South Africa).

Published New York : Oxford University Press, [2015]
©2015

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 UniM Bail  304.2096 GRAN    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 356 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Reframing and rerepresenting African affairs -- Africa's environments -- The 'Scramble for Africa' and the state of European geographic knowledge on the region -- Rural Africa -- Africa's mobile phone revolution: informal economy, creativity and informal spaces -- Migration -- Water -- Health -- Land and food -- Climate change -- China and Africa -- African futures.
Subject Human geography -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Urbanization -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Rural development -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Sustainable development -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Social change -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Economic conditions -- 21st century.
Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
ISBN 9780199920563
0199920567