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Ghana in search of development : the challenge of governance, economic management and institution building

Author: Dan-Bright S Dzorgbo
Publisher: Aldershot, England ; Brookfield, VT : Ashgate, ©2001.
Series: Making of modern Africa.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Why did Ghana fail to promote and sustain development in the postcolonial era? This assessment of the postcolonial development experience contends that governance, economic management and institution  Read more...

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Dzorgbo, Dan-Bright S.
Ghana in search of development.
Aldershot, England ; Brookfield, VT : Ashgate, ©2001
(OCoLC)648636129
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dan-Bright S Dzorgbo
ISBN: 0754612112 9780754612117
OCLC Number: 46907730
Description: xiv, 379 pages : map ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1 Paradox of Ghana's Postcolonial Development 1 --
2 Bringing the State Back In: State-Development Nexus 42 --
3 Historical Background of Modern Ghana 107 --
4 Nkrumah and the Great Transformation (1951-1966) 147 --
5 Search for a New Socioeconomic and Political Order (1966-1969) 187 --
6 Failure of the Bourgeois Democratic Revolution and the Resurgence of Nkrumahism (1969-1979) 216 --
7 From Populist Revolution to Neoliberalism (1979-1999): An End to Ideology? 256 --
8 Summary, Conclusions and Policy Implications 307.
Series Title: Making of modern Africa.
Responsibility: Dan-Bright S. Dzorgbo.

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