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Les sciences The Global Financial and Economic Crisis in the
humaines et
sociales au Sngal South: Impact and Responses
: une valuation
critique The Global Financial and Economic Crisis in the South: Impact and Responses.
Edited by Jos Luis Len-Manrquez & Theresa Moyo. Dakar, CODESRIA, 2015
Trails in Academic
and Administrative Number of visits: 1443
Leadership in
Kenya This book is the outcome of a South-
Environment, South conference jointly organized by the
Agriculture and Asian Political and International Studies
Cross-border Association (APISA), the Latin American
Migrations Council of Social Sciences (CLACSO) and
the Council for the Development of Social
Elections and Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) in
Governance in Dakar, Senegal, May 2012. The conference
Nigerias Fourth was organised in response to the nancial
Republic crisis of 2008 which started in the United
Inequality and States and Europe, with reverberating
Climate Change: effects on a global scale.
Perspectives from
the South Economic problems emanating from such
crises usually leave major social and
The Global structural impacts on important sectors of
Financial and the society internationally. They affect
Economic Crisis in living standards and constrain the well-
the South: Impact being of people, especially in poor
and Responses countries. Persistent problems include
Gender, Politics high unemployment, increased debt and low growth in developed countries, as
and Land Use in well as greater difculties in accessing nance for investment in the developing
Zimbabwe: 1980 world.
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2012 There is a need for countries in the South to examine the available options for
Mouvements appropriate national and regional responses to the different problems emanating
sociaux des femmes from the economic crisis. This book attempts to provide ideas on some strategic
au Sngal responses to the disastrous impact of the crisis, while keeping in mind the global
common interest of the South.
Culture et religion
en Afrique au seuil It is hoped that the book will contribute signicantly towards the agenda to
du XXIe sicle : rethink development and the quest for alternative paradigms for a just, stable and
Conscience dune equitable global political, economic and social system. A system in which Africa,
renaissance ? Asia, and Latin America are emancipated from the shackles of hegemonic and
A Cincia ao anachronistic neoliberal dictates that have nothing more to offer than crises,
Servio do vulnerabilities and dependency.
Jos Luis Len- Manrquez holds a PhD in Political Science from Columbia
0 | 10 | 20 | 30 | 40 | University, New York. His research interests include international relations and
50 | 60 | 70 | 80 | ... | economic development in Latin America and East Asia. He was a member of the
480 Mexican Foreign Service and Deputy Director of the Matas Romero Institute of
Diplomatic Studies. He is editor or author of nine books and more than 100 book
chapters and journal articles. Currently, he is a Professor in the Department of
Politics and Culture of the Universidad Autnoma Metropolitana (UAM), Mexico
Theresa Moyo is a Senior Lecturer at the Turoop Graduate School of Leadership,
University of Limpopo where she lectures in Development Theory and Practice and
Research Methodology. She holds a PhD in Economics and has 20 years teaching
experience. She has published widely in the areas of economic policy and
development, particularly on issues of structural adjustment programmes, trade,
industrialization, and gender.

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