Monday, August 18, 2008
New in HOORC's Library: Natural Resources and Conflict in Africa
Natural resources and conflict in Africa : the tragedy of endowment by Abiodun Alao, published by the University of Rochester Press in 2007, looks at the ways that ownership, management and control of land, minerals, water and other natural resources have been linked to conflicts in Africa. Chapter Six: Water and Conflict, includes discussion of the Okavango and other southern African river basins. You can find the book in HOORC's Library.