By Tom Porteous

Why has Africa develop into such a tremendous precedence for Britain's international coverage below New Labour? What pursuits and values is the united kingdom looking to uphold by way of intervening? Why has relief to Africa greater than tripled over the last decade? How has the UK's involvement within the battle on Terror affected its efforts there?

In Britain in Africa Tom Porteous seeks to respond to those and different questions about Britain's position in Africa considering 1997. He presents an account of the most important gamers, the rules they built within the shadow of the conflict in Iraq and the way forward for Britain's engagement with the continent. This ebook units out the stability sheet of what Britain has completed, and the place and why it failed in Africa.

A compelling learn, whose significance for overseas politics reaches some distance past Britain or Africa.

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