Neocolonialism and Africa in the 1970s Author:E. A. Tarabrin This book has been written by a group of Soviet and Bulgarian Africanists. Among the contributors are Corresponding Member of the USSR Academy of Sciences V. G. Solodovnikov and Academician of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences E. Kamenov. The work is under the general editorship of the prominent Soviet Africanist, Evgeny Tarabrin, Dr. Sc. (Histo... more »ry), whose book, The New Scramble for Africa, has already been published in English.
The present work examines various aspects of the activity of the neocolonialists, their strategy and tactics in regard to newly independent African states. It exposes the methods of economic and ideological expansion by which the imperialist states seek to preserve their influence and positions in Africa.
The book also discusses and analyses the ways and means of struggle against neocolonialism by the progressive states of the continent in their effort to consolidate their political independence, attain economic independence, and achieve genuine social progress.« less