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By Tom Porteous

Why has Africa develop into such an immense precedence for Britain's overseas coverage below New Labour? What pursuits and values is the united kingdom trying to uphold by means of intervening? Why has reduction 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 reply to those and different questions about Britain's function in Africa in view that 1997. He offers an account of the foremost avid gamers, the guidelines they built within the shadow of the battle in Iraq and the way forward for Britain's engagement with the continent. This booklet units out the stability sheet of what Britain has accomplished, and the place and why it failed in Africa.

A compelling learn, whose significance for foreign politics reaches a ways past Britain or Africa.

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