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Corruption in Developing Countries





ISBN 9780415846820
Published February 28, 2013 by Routledge
212 Pages

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Book Description

First published in 1963, this study of corruption in the developing countries of Africa takes as its point of comparison Britain, pre-1880, as the authors question whether Britain’s experience in overcoming corruption can throw any light the means of overcoming corruption in contemporary developing countries.

Table of Contents

Part I: Africa, Twentieth Century  1. The Problem  2. Glimpses of Corruption  3. Tout Comprendre c’est Quelquechose Pardonner  4. A Question of Loyalties  Part II: Britain, Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries  5. The Background  6. Parliamentary Elections  7. Influencing Members  8. Administration and the Civil Service  9. Local Government  10.The Law  11. The Armed Forces  12. The Church  13. Education  14. Commerce and Industry  15. Science  16. The Victorian Middle-Class  Part III: Africa, Twentieth Century  17. First Impressions  18. Sanctions  19. Disciplines  20. Uneducated Democracy  21. Power, Wealth and Status

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