Easing Transition In Southern Africa: New Techniques For Policy Planning, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Easing Transition In Southern Africa

New Techniques For Policy Planning, 1st Edition

By Charles C. Slater

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200 pages

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Description

In response to the volatile political, social, and economic situation in Southern Africa, this book provides a new framework for the difficult task of policy planning in times of stress and radical transition. The authors report on two complementary research methodologies--channel mapping and simulation modeling--and their combination to form a pow

Table of Contents

Preface -- Easing Transition: An Overview of Methodologies -- Life Support Systems Mapping: The Food System of Lesotho -- Simulation Model of the Transition to Majority Rule in Rhodesia -- Integration of Channel Mapping and DIOSIM Techniques -- Conclusions and Perspectives -- More Detail on the Rhodesian Model -- Code of ZIMSIM

About the Author

Charles C. Slater was professor of business in the College of Business and Administration, University of Colorado, Boulder.

Dorothy G. Jenkins is a research assistant in the Business Research Division of the college.

Laszlo A. Pook is assistant professor of business at Colorado College.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL053000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / African
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies