Papua New Guinea

The Struggle for Development

By John Connell

© 1997 – Routledge

372 pages

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Hardback: 9780415054010
pub: 1997-10-09
US Dollars$230.00

About the Book

Papua New Guinea is the first book to explore the economic development of this socially complex, rapidly changing nation. Subjects discussed include:

* rapid economic growth and political conflict

* civil war on the island of Bougainville

* population growth and urbanisation

* mining: gold, copper and environmental conflicts

* uneven development and social divisions.

About the Series

Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

The aim of this series is to publish original, high-quality work by both new and established scholars on all aspects of the growth economies of Asia.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics / General