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Mr. Tibbitts' World Geography class's libguide for their Africa Project.
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Welcome to your Africa Project!

Hello! This libguide has been crafted to feature information and resources that will help you with your research projects over topics in Africa. 


The video below is from CNBC Africa. The African Development Bank tells us that foreign investment is outpacing foreign aid. What use to be a continent dependent on hand-outs from donor countries is now a place that those same countries are looking to, to invest? But despite the positive outlook Africa is still a poor continent; it is unlikely the Millennium Development Goal to reduce poverty by half by 2015 will be met. From where we sit today the resource rich continent still has a way to go to achieve its potential, but it's this potential that's attracting foreign currency to these shores.

 

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Books about African Issues

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Africa - Richard Dowden
Call Number: 960.32/DOW
ISBN: 9781586488161
Publication Date: 2010-03-09

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Cultural Atlas of Africa - Jocelyn Murray
Call Number: 912.6/CUL
ISBN: 0816038139
Publication Date: 1998-09-01

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The Fate of Africa - Martin Meredith
Call Number: 960.32/MER
ISBN: 1586482467
Publication Date: 2005-09-01

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A Continent for the Taking - Howard W. French
Call Number: 967.032/FRE
ISBN: 0375414614
Publication Date: 2004-04-20

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In the Land of Magic Soldiers - Daniel Bergner
Call Number: 966.404/BER
ISBN: 0374266530
Publication Date: 2003-10-01

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