The impact of globalisation on Africa

Amos P.N. Thapisa (Amos P.N. Thapisa (Thapisa@Noka.ub.bw) is Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Information and Library Studies, University of Botswana, Botswana.)

Library Management

ISSN: 0143-5124

Publication date: 1 June 2000

Abstract

Lead paper for a virtual conference on Global Information in Africa proposing that the debate extends beyond the technical and professional. Introduces the impact on education, research, economics and culture, morality, communication, work productivity, and political democracy.

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Citation

Thapisa, A.P.N. (2000), "The impact of globalisation on Africa", Library Management, Vol. 21 No. 4, pp. 170-178. https://doi.org/10.1108/01435120010693988

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MCB UP Ltd

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