Posts by James Chamberlain

James Chamberlain, Doctoral Researcher, Department of Politics, University of Sheffield

Book Review: Extracting Profit: Imperialism, Neoliberalism, and the New Scramble for Africa

Lee Wengraf provides an important reminder that Africa’s position within the world economy is heavily determined by its unequal insertion into the global capitalist system and ongoing manifestations of imperialism. A focus on politics within African countries might offer further pointers as to how this status quo is reproduced and how it might be changed. The idea of ‘Africa Rising’ … Continue reading

11 June 2018 by James Chamberlain
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