Chinese Migrants and Africa's Development: New Imperialists by Doctor Ben Lampert,Doctor May Tan-Mullins,Daphne Chang,Giles

By Doctor Ben Lampert,Doctor May Tan-Mullins,Daphne Chang,Giles Mohan

China's contemporary stepping up of relatives with Africa is among the most important advancements at the African continent for many years. For a few it can provide an finish to Africa's based relief relationships, because the chinese language deliver services, know-how and a far better enterprise concentration. yet for others it really is not more than a brand new kind of imperialism.

This publication is the 1st to systematically examine the motivations, relationships and effect of this migration. It focuses not only at the chinese language migrants but additionally at the perceptions of, and linkages to, their African 'hosts'. by way of learning this daily interplay we get a far richer photo of even if this is often South-South cooperation, as political leaders may have us think, or a extra complicated courting which can either compromise and inspire African development.

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