Africa's Contemporary Challenges: The Legacy of Amilcar by Carlos Lopes

By Carlos Lopes

This publication studies Cabral’s highbrow contribution to present debates on race, id, state construction, democracy, management and ethics. the major chief of the nationwide liberation routine of former Portuguese African colonies is taken into account to be one of their ultimate intellectuals the continent has produced. This infrequent blend of freedom fighter, operational campaigner and astute political scientist justifies the educational curiosity in his contribution.

Africa's modern Challenges studies the influence of Amilcar Cabral’s pondering, and its dating with modern debates approximately race, identification, kingdom development, democracy, management or ethics. The complexity of Cabral’s imaginative and prescient and hopes for Africa maintains to incite interest and curiosity. Cabral's tragic assassination in 1973 has got rid of the opportunity of analysing his effect on post-independent Lusophone Africa, yet his recommendations stay an important reference.

This booklet used to be released as a distinct factor of African Identities.

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