How Europe Underdeveloped Africa

by Walter Rodney

Book Info

Author Walter Rodney
Year 1971

Book Description

No. of Mentions: 5

Year of publication: 1971 (Tanzania Publishing House); 1972 (Bogle-L’Ouverture Publications)

Author Birthplace: Guyana

Residence: Jamaica; UK; Tanzania; Guyana

Genre: Non-fiction

Summary: Rodney wrote this during his time in Dar es Salaam, during the presidency of Julius Nyerere. He charges Europe with the role of extractor from the African continent, directly responsible therefore, in the past and present, for its stunted development.