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By Deborah Potts, Deborah Fahy Bryceson

Are Africa's such a lot populous and economically dominant towns a strength to reckon with within the twenty-first century? This publication analyzes the economies of East and Southern Africa's 'apex' towns, probing how they've got altered structurally over the years and their present assets of financial energy and vulnerability at neighborhood, nationwide and foreign degrees. Case research chapters targeting Johannesburg, Chitungwiza, Gaborone, Maputo, Dar es Salaam, Mombasa, Nairobi, Kampala and Mogadishu shed new gentle on modern African city clients and difficulties.

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