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Electricity in Africa : the politics of transformation in Uganda

Author: Christopher D Gore
Publisher: Rochester, N.Y. : James Currey, 2017.
Series: African issues.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the history of electricity provision in Africa and the effects of privatization and infrastructure changes in energy transformation, offering a critical window into development politics in African states.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Gore, Christopher D.
Electricity in Africa : the politics of transformation in Uganda.
Woodbridge, Suffolk, [England] : James Currey, ©2017
xii, 186 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher D Gore
ISBN: 9781787440579 1787440575 9781787441071 1787441075
OCLC Number: 1004424032
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Frontcover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgements; List of Acronyms; Introduction; 1 Electricity, Infrastructure & Dams in Africa; 2 The Politics of Provision: A History of Debate & Reform; 3 Privatization & Electricity Sector Reform; 4 Dam-Building & Electricity in Contemporary Uganda; 5 Electricity & the Politics of Transformation; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: African issues.
Responsibility: Christopher D. Gore.

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