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Africa and the International Political System
Africa and the International Political System
Edited by Timothy M. Shaw and 'Sola Ojo
University Press of America, 1982, 308 pp

A Canadian and seven African political scientists explore Africa's dependency on the West through a variety of lenses. Their call for self-reliance is more a cri de coeur than a prescription; contrary to several contributors' projections, interdependence appears to be waxing, not waning-even for the socialist or Marxist states.