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Rise and Fall of an African Utopia (Development perspectives)

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Politics and government, Religion, Collective settlements, Nigeria, Yoruba (African pe
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The rise of a prosperous Africa will ultimately be based on the emergence of an assured African, confident in knowledge and identity, at home in Africa and the world at large.A CIP catalogue record for this book can be obtained from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data Clark, Nancy L.

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