Sebanyak 2 item atau buku ditemukan

Multinational Interest & Development in Africa

Establishing a People’s Economy

This book analyzes the current economic situations in African countries at the local, regional, and national level. It examines the growing interest from developed and developing countries to invest in Africa and their different reasons for doing so, which aren’t always aligned with the interests of African countries. Growth in African GDP has benefitted mainly multinational corporations while the rest of the population remains at the subsistence level, creating a smaller middle class and less opportunity for local businesses to flourish. This book offers potential models of cooperation which could create added value for both African countries and the MNCs investing in them.

This book analyzes the current economic situations in African countries at the local, regional, and national level.

Gender, Health and Information Technology in Context

This volume breaks new ground by asking how our understandings of gender can be informed by exploring the socio-technical relations of ICTs in health care, and how far an appreciation of the ways in which gender works can inform and improve our understanding of how ICTs are being developed, implemented, and used in health care contexts.

relation was almost universal, not least because it enabled recognition of
women's agency in relation to technology. This constructivist turn in feminist
technology studies was in line with developments elsewhere in technology
studies (e.g., ...