The Resource The bright continent : breaking rules and making change in modern Africa, Dayo Olopade

The bright continent : breaking rules and making change in modern Africa, Dayo Olopade

Label
The bright continent : breaking rules and making change in modern Africa
Title
The bright continent
Title remainder
breaking rules and making change in modern Africa
Statement of responsibility
Dayo Olopade
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A Nigerian-American journalist attempts to dispel the warring, impoverished, and pitiful images of Africa so prevalent in the media with the joyful and innovative country she knows by highlighting the commercial opportunities and technological innovations to be found there
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Olopade, Dayo
Dewey number
967.03/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DT352.8
LC item number
.O46 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
Label
The bright continent : breaking rules and making change in modern Africa, Dayo Olopade
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-256) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Orientation : a new map of Africa -- Kanju : the fine line between genius and crime -- Fail states : why African government hasn't worked -- Stuff we don't want : doing bad in Africa -- The family map : the original social network -- The technology map : lessons in leapfrogging -- The commercial map : Development for sale -- The natural map : to feed, fuel, and build the future -- The youth map : Africa's demographic dividend -- Two publics : Who's in charge?
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780547678313
Lccn
2013044254
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)854944583
  • 426249
  • (OCoLC)ocn854944583
  • 426249
Label
The bright continent : breaking rules and making change in modern Africa, Dayo Olopade
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-256) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Orientation : a new map of Africa -- Kanju : the fine line between genius and crime -- Fail states : why African government hasn't worked -- Stuff we don't want : doing bad in Africa -- The family map : the original social network -- The technology map : lessons in leapfrogging -- The commercial map : Development for sale -- The natural map : to feed, fuel, and build the future -- The youth map : Africa's demographic dividend -- Two publics : Who's in charge?
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780547678313
Lccn
2013044254
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)854944583
  • 426249
  • (OCoLC)ocn854944583
  • 426249

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