Joshua Kurlantzick: China in Africa
5 July 2007
Show More China and Africa: Engagement and Compromise by Ian Taylor.
Routledge, 233 pp., £75, August 2006, 0 415 39740 5Show More
China and the Developing World: Beijing’s Strategy for the 21st Century edited by Joshua Eisenman, Eric Heginbotham and Derek Mitchell.
Sharpe, 232 pp., $29.95, April 2007, 978 0 7656 1713 2Show More
China’s African Policy Foreign Ministry of the People’s Republic of China, January 2006Show More China’s Expanding Role in Africa: Implications for the United States by Bates Gill, Chin-hao Huang and J. Stephen Morrison.
Centre for Strategic and International Studies, February 2007Show More
Friends and Interests: China’s Distinctive Links with Africa by Barry Sautman.
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, April 2006Show More
African Perspectives on China in Africa edited by Firoze Manji and Stephen Marks.
Fahamu, 174 pp., £11.95, March 2007, 978 0 9545637 3 8Show More
Africa’s Silk Road: China and India’s New Economic Frontier by Harry Broadman.
World Bank, 391 pp., $20, November 2006, 0 8213 6835 4Show More
“... the environment or about graft; the only stipulation is that Chinese contractors be used. China’s voracious demand for resources has given commodity-dependent African states a new lease on life, as HarryBroadman and his colleagues at the World Bank reveal. Many African nations squandered the commodity boom of the 1960s and 1970s on prestige projects and fleets of Mercedes. China is now giving them a ...”