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Contemporary Africa and the foreseeable world order

Author: Francis Onditi; Gilad Ben-Nun; Cristina D'Alessandro; Zach Levey; Abu Bakarr Bah
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2019]
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Contemporary Africa and the Foreseeable World Order brings together rich and diverse contributions from seasoned scholars from around the globe. Anchored in a wide array of disciplinary perspectives, the contributors explore the interesting and complex dynamics at play in Africa's interactions with the rest of the world--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Contemporary Africa and the foreseeable world order.
Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, 2019
(DLC) 2019002547
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Francis Onditi; Gilad Ben-Nun; Cristina D'Alessandro; Zach Levey; Abu Bakarr Bah
ISBN: 1498598110 9781498598118
OCLC Number: 1084621182
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 436 pages)
Contents: Foreword / Abu Bah --
Preface: Accolade to Professor P.G. Okoth: an icon in international relations and diplomatic history / Edmond Were and Francis Onditi --
Introduction: Contemporary Africa and the foreseeable world order / Francis Onditi, Gilad Ben-Nun, Cristina D'Alessandro, and Zach Levey --
Rethinking the new world order and its implications for Africa / Tom Ondicho --
Africa and the remaking of global order / Tim Murithi --
Toward a new peace and security agenda : contributions from Pan Africanism / Cheryl Hendricks --
The AU's new funding mechanisms : self-financing at last? / Kasaija Apuuli --
Can the African Union innovate in conflict prevention? Evidence from mediation and preventing and countering violent extremism / Adriana Erthal Abdenur and Giovanna Kuele --
Antidotes to extremism : Africa's refugee hospitality paradigm / Gilad Ben-Nun --
Relational African values between nations : bringing communion to the global order / Thaddeus Metz --
Between atavism and modernity : Sub-Saharan Africa's strained relationship with constitutionalism / Tom Syring --
Another round of plunder? China, Africa, and international politics through the lens of the Mugabe government, ca. 2000 to 2016 / Wesley Mwatwara and Ushehwedu Kufakurinani How "organized hypocrisy" within the standby force is pulling African institutions from the global influence / Francis Onditi --
Balance of power and the 2017 African Union commission elections / Kizito Sabala --
Hydropolitics of resource exploration in eastern Africa / Edmond Were --
Politics of oil in eastern Africa : does it present another geopolitical pivot? / Paul Opondo --
State-led development in Ethiopia : a failing legacy or an existential threat to the nation? / Frew Yirgalem --
Regime construction and sustainable stability in the Nile Basin : the East African community multilateral diplomacy in a theoretical context / Korwa Adar and Mercy Kaburu --
The future of Kiswahili is bright : the potential of East Africa's lingua franca in the emerging world order / Ken Walibora --
Kenya's national security and international refugee law in the dynamic world order / Ken Oluoch --
Can "African centered journalism" contain the terror threats in the new world order? / Fredrick Ogenga --
African foreign policy making in the African Union : peace and security / Solomon Dersso --
Kenya's foreign policy (2013-2017) and African renaissance / Rosemary Anyona --
The making of "gender diplomacy" as a foreign policy pillar in Kenya and Namibia / Francis Onditi --
Conclusion: Contemporary Africa and the foreseeable world order / Francis Onditi, Gilad Ben-Nun, Cristina D'Alessandro, and Zach Levey.
Responsibility: edited by Francis Onditi, Gilad Ben-Nun, Cristina D'Alessandro, and Zach Levey ; foreword by Abu Bah.

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