AFRICA


July  2002
Compiled by Joan T. Phillips, Bibliographer
Air University Library
Maxwell AFB, AL


South Africa Economic Aspects 
South Africa-Foreign Relations

South Africa - Economic Aspects


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Internet Resources

Ananzi.
Available online at: http://www.ananzi.co.za
South African web site.

Government Communication and Information System (South Africa).
Available online at: http://www.gcis.gov.za
Includes documents, speeches, media releases, and a link to information about South Africa.

Michigan State University. Eli Broad Graduate School of Management. Global Edge.
Available online at: http://globaledge.msu.edu/ibrd/busresmain.asp?ResourceCategoryID=5
Information about business in Africa.

South African Government Online.
Available online at: http://www.gov.za
Detailed information about the government.
Last accessed: September 13, 2002.

Books

2002 Index of Economic Freedom, edited by Gerald P. O'Driscoll, Jr. and others. Washington, Heritage Foundation and Dow Jones, 2002. 428 p.
For each country lists information such as: trade policy, fiscal burden of government, government intervention in the economy, monetary policy, capital flow and foreign investment, banking and finance, wages and prices, property rights, regulation, and black market.
Book call no.: R 330.9 I38 2002

Industrial Development and Policy in Africa: Issues of De-Industrialisation and Development Strategy, edited by Hossein Jalilian and others. Northampton, MA, Edward Elgar, 2000. 302 p.
How Do South African Firms Respond to Trade Policy Reform? by Raphael Kaplinsky and Mike Morris, pp 193-221.
Book call no.: 338.967 I42

Periodicals

Business Not Always a Good Example to Follow: It Might Be Better if Business Followed the Tried and Tested Military Structures. African Armed Forces, p 17-18p, December-January 2002.
States that business executives in South Africa are not ethical.

Calof, Jonathan. How to Win Customers and Influence Profits: Adding Competitive Intelligence to South Africa's Knowledge Management Mix. Africa Insight 31:61-67 June 2001.

Cheru, Fantu. Overcoming Apartheid's Legacy: The Ascendancy of Neoliberalism in South Africa's Anti-Poverty Strategy. Third World Quarterly 22:505-527 August 2001.

Commey, Pusch. Now the Bet Is on the Rand. New African No.408:10-11 June 2002.
Notes improvement in the evaluation of the Rand.

Commey, Pusch. South Africa: Manuel Delivers the Goods. New African No.406:35 April 2002.
South Africa's budget for 2002 has a sizable surplus of cash.

Ferreira, I. W. and Lloyd, H. R. Developmental Issues: Environmental Policy. Africa Insight 32:20-24 March 2002.
"Environmental management must be made an integral part of business strategy in South Africa."

Keet, Dot. South Africa's Support for New Round, Not Strange! African Agenda vol 4,no.4:21-22 2001.

Lee, Margaret C. European Union-South Africa Free Trade Agreement: In Whose Interest? Journal of Contemporary African Studies 20:81-106 January 2002.

Loots, Elsabe. Globalisation: A Ranking of South Africa and Other Emerging Market Economies. South African Journal of International Affairs 9:45-55 Summer 2002.

Naude, Willem. Sowing the Seeds of Growth and Development: South African Agriculture in a Global Economy. Africa Insight 31:54-61 September 2001.

Not Quite so Squeaky Clean. Economist 360:50 October 20, 2001.
"Politicians, businessmen and civil servants are caught in dubious deals."

Parmalee, Patricia J. Franco-South African Partnership. Aviation Week & Space Technology 156:15 May 13, 2002.
"Turbomeca and Denel Automotive Division have created an engine component manufacturer with overhaul, repair and maintenance capabilities in Pretoria, South Africa."

Rogerson, C. M. Addressing the Support Needs of SMME Manufacturers in South Africa. Africa Insight 31:51-60 June 2001.

Rostron, Bryan. And Not a Drop to Drink. New Statesman 131:34-35 February 11, 2002.
"Business is frustrated at the slow pace of privatisation in South Africa,. but the poor are already feeling the effects."

Soderbaum, Fredrik and Taylor, Ian. Transmission Belt for Transnational Capital or Facilitator for Development? Problematising the Role of the State in the Maputo Development Corridor. Journal of Modern African Studies 39:675-695 December 2001.


South Africa - Foreign Relations


 Books

African Foreign Policies: Power and Process. Boulder CO, Lynne Reinner Publishers, 2001. 247 p. (SAIS African Studies Library)
South African Foreign Policy Decisionmaking in the African Context by Denis Venter, pp 159-183.
Book call no.: 327.6 A2581

Gleijeses, Piero. Conflicting Missions Havana, Washington, and Africa, 1959-1976. Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press, 2002. 552 p.
"Account of Cuban policy in Africa from 1959 to 1976 and of its escalating clash with U.S. policy."
Book call no.: 327.729106 G557c

Migrants, Citizens and the State in Southern Africa, edited by Jim Whitman. New York, St. Martin's Press, 2000. 286 p.
Book call no.: 304.868 M636

Taylor, Ian. Stuck in Middle Gear: South Africa's Post-Apartheid Foreign Relations. Westport, CT, Praeger, 2001. 192 p.
Book call no.: 327.68 T242s

Periodicals

Alden, Chris. Chrysanthemum and the Protea: Reinventing Japanese-South African Relations after Apartheid. African Affairs 101:365-386 July 2002.

Bridgeman, Martha. Parliament, Foreign Policy and Civil Society in South Africa. South African Journal of International Affairs 9:69-74 Summer 2002.

Hamill, James. South Africa and Zimbabwe. Contemporary Review 281:34-39 July 2002.

Kasrils, Ronnie and Ozinsky, Max. Declaration of Conscience on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict by South Africans of Jewish Dissent. Middle East Policy 9:58-63 March 2002.

Lee, Margaret C. European Union-South Africa Free Trade Agreement: In Whose Interest? Journal of Contemporary African Studies 20:81-106 January 2002.

Leon, Tony. Economic Diplomacy and Political Leadership: An Alternative Foreign Policy Vision for South Africa. South African Journal of International Affairs 8:27-34 Winter 2001.
Speech given by Tony Leon, the leader of the Democratic Alliance, at the South African Institute of International Affairs on March 15, 2001.

Mbeki's Great Betrayal. Spectator 287:7 August 18, 2001.
Commentary on the relationship between Zimbabwe and South Africa.

Mills, Greg. Nordic Connection: Finnish-SA Relations in Contemporary Perspective. South African Journal of International Affairs 9:89-94 Summer 2002.

Mills, Greg. South Africa and Japan: Between Domestic Reform and Global Reach. South African Journal of International Affairs 8:105-110 Winter 2001.

Pityana, Sipho. Bridging the Divide: Main Thrust of South Africa's Diplomatic Endeavors. South African Journal of International Affairs 8:35-43 Winter 2001.
Speech given by Sipho Pityana, the director-general of the Department of Foreign Affairs in South Africa, at the Jan Smuts House on June 20, 2001.

Plunging in at the Deep End. Economist 361:53 November 3, 2001.
"Why South Africa is sending 1,400 soldiers to Burundi."

Quintana, Michael. South Africa Faces Political Dilemma over Zimbabwe. Jane's Intelligence Review 13:40-41 September 2001.

Sadlowski, Manfred and Wiedemann, Jan. German-South African Defence Co-operation. Naval Forces 22,no.4:53-56+ 2001.

South Africa: Crossing the Limpopo. Africa Confidential 43:1-3 January 25, 2002.
"Zimbabwe threatens the grand African plans of Presidents Mbeki and Obasanjo."

South Africans Express Solidarity with Palestinians. Washington Report on Middle East Affairs 21:96 April 2002.

Stoppard, Anthony. South Africa: Advocating a New Union for Africa. African Agenda vol 4,no.3:29 2001.


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