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The Resource Britain and Africa Under Blair : In pursuit of the good state

Britain and Africa Under Blair : In pursuit of the good state

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Britain and Africa Under Blair : In pursuit of the good state
Title
Britain and Africa Under Blair
Title remainder
In pursuit of the good state
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Africa was a key focus of Britain's foreign policy under Tony Blair. Military intervention in Sierra Leone, increases in aid and debt relief, and grand initiatives such as the Commission for Africa established the continent as a place in which Britain could 'do good'. Britain and Africa under Blair: in pursuit of the good state critically explores Britain's fascination with Africa. It argues that, under New Labour, Africa represented an area of policy that appeared to transcend politics. Gradually, it came to embody an ideal state activity around which politicians, officials and the wider publ
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Gallagher, Julia
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blair, Tony
  • Blair, Tony
  • Economic assistance, British
  • Great Britain
  • Africa
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Politics and Government
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Economic assistance, British
  • Politics and government
  • Africa
  • Great Britain
Label
Britain and Africa Under Blair : In pursuit of the good state
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. New Labour: doing good in Africa -- 2. Ideas of the good and the political -- 3. How the British found utopia in Africa -- 4. The good, the bad and the ambiguous -- 5. Healing the scar? -- 6. Idealisation in Africa -- 7. The good state -- 8. Conclusion
Control code
ocn818847550
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (177 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847794222
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt15545mr
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818847550
Label
Britain and Africa Under Blair : In pursuit of the good state
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. New Labour: doing good in Africa -- 2. Ideas of the good and the political -- 3. How the British found utopia in Africa -- 4. The good, the bad and the ambiguous -- 5. Healing the scar? -- 6. Idealisation in Africa -- 7. The good state -- 8. Conclusion
Control code
ocn818847550
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (177 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847794222
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt15545mr
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818847550

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