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AFS389/ANT 385/ENVS 385 The Politics of Natural Resources : Anthropological Perspectives: Books

Sample Titles

Natural resources and conflict in Africa : the tragedy of endowment by Abiodun Alao.

HC800 .Z65 A43 2007

 

A new scramble for Africa? : imperialism, investment and development by Roger Southall; Henning Melber.

HC800 .N49 2009

Unbowed: A Memoir by Nobel Laureate Wangrari Maathai, founder of the Kenyan Green Belt Movement.

SB63 .M22 A3 2007

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Sample subject headings to use for the catalog in discoverE:

TIP: If you retrieve a large number of titles, you can filter your results by date and other options in the lefthand column of your results list. You can also search for these topics for individual countries vs. Africa generally.

General Subjects:

Natural resources -- Africa ; Natural resources -- Political aspects -- Africa ;Conflict management -- Africa

Africa -- Strategic aspects ; Africa -- Economic conditions -- 1960-;

Investments, Foreign -- Africa ;  Food security -- Africa ; Water security -- Africa

 Natural resources -- Developing countries ; Civil war -- Developing countries ;  Natural resources -- Developing countries -- Management ; Mineral industries -- Government policy -- Developing countries ; Natural resources -- Africa -- Management ;Mineral industries -- Government policy -- Africa ; Economic development -- Developing countries

 

Individual Issues:

Copper mines and mining -- Zambia ; Copper industry and trade -- Zambia

Diamond industry and trade -- Social aspects -- Sierra Leone ; Conflict diamonds ;Diamond miners -- Crimes against -- Sierra Leone ; Diamond industry and trade -- Corrupt practices ; Sierra Leone -- History -- Civil War, 1991-200

 Diamond industry and trade -- Africa ; Diamond industry and trade -- Government policy -- United States

Petroleum industry and trade -- Africa ; Petroleum industry and trade -- Africa -- History ; Petroleum industry and trade -- Political aspects -- Africa

Petroleum industry and trade -- Government policy -- Developing countries ; Revenue -- Developing countries ;   

Oil fields -- Political aspects -- Chad ; Oil fields -- Political aspects -- Angola ; Oil fields -- Political aspects -- Gabon ; Oil fields -- Political aspects -- Sao Tome and Principe ; Petroleum industry and trade --Political aspects -- Africa; Petroleum industry and trade -- Nigeria ;    Petroleum industry and trade -- Corrupt practices -- Nigeria -- Niger River Delta ; Petroleum industry and trade -- Political aspects -- Nigeria -- Niger River Delta ; Insurgency -- Nigeria -- Niger River Delta Petroleum industry and trade -- Angola

Rubber industry and trade -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- History ; Forced labor -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- History -- 19th century ; Forced labor -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- History -- 20th century   

Land tenure -- Africa; Land reform -- Africa; Land use -- Africa ; Land use, Rural -- Government policy -- Africa ; Law -- Africa ; Customary law -- Africa;         

Wildlife conservation -- Africa

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