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Published: 08 October 2020

288 Pages


ISBN: 9780190942540

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Things Come Together

Africans Achieving Greatness in the Twenty-First Century

Arranged by Robert Rotberg

  • Explains how Africans are governed and who leads their countries on issues from the economy and education to health and technology
  • Highlights the exploding population of Africa and of Nigeria in particular, which will soon be the third-largest country in the world
  • Brings together explanations of terror and civil war, the nature of Islam in Africa, and who Africans really are
  • Adds to the popular discourse on Africa's mammals, why poachers are driving some species to extinction, and China's role in sponsoring the poaching of certain animals
  • Connects politics and population changes to youth bulge, unemployment, urban congestion, sanitation, and more