Book Understanding Africa : a geographic approach / Amy Richmond Krakowka and Laurel J. Hummel, editors.
Associated Name: Krakowka, Amy Richmond.
Associated Name: Hummel, Laurel J.
Associated Name: United States Military Academy.
Associated Name: Army War College (U.S.). Center for Strategic Leadership.
Publication year: 2009.
Call Number U413.C75 U64 2009
Media class: Book
Publisher: West Point, N.Y. : U.S. Military Academy ;Carlisle, Pa. : Center for Strategic Leadership, U.S. Army War College
Extent: xxii, 408 p. : ill, maps ; 23 cm.
Regional perspectives of Africa. -- North Africa / Brian R. Dunmire -- East Africa / Jon A. Bushman -- Central Africa / Matthew P. Cuviello -- West Africa / Biran J. Doyle -- Southern Africa / Benefsheh D. Verell -- Systematic perspectives of Africa. -- The tyranny of the map and modern instability : the ramifications of incongruent political and ethnic boundaries on modern Africa / Richard L. Wolfel -- The importance of defining appropriate African subregions / Megan B. Stallings -- Addressing African questions about legitimacy of the U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) / Diana B. Putnam -- Measuring Africa's economic and human development / Clarence J. Bouchat -- Africa's economic activities / Clarence J. Bouchat -- Minerals and human security in Tanzania / Diana B. Putnam -- African traditional religions today / Megan B. Stallings -- Africa's youthful population structures and its security prospects / Richard P. Cincotta & Laurel J. Hummel -- Sub-Saharan Africa's urban geography / James Farrell Chastain & Steven Oluic -- Africa's medical geography / Jon C. Malinowski -- Environmental security in Africa / Luis A. Rios & Amy Richmond Krakowka -- China and natural resource competition / Kent Hughes Butts & Brent Bankus -- The transformation of African minorities / Thomas A. Dempsey.