Regulation & Legitimacy in the Mining Industry in Africa: Where does Canada Stand?

  title={Regulation \& Legitimacy in the Mining Industry in Africa: Where does Canada Stand?},
  author={Bonnie Campbell},
  journal={Review of African Political Economy},
  pages={367 - 385}
  • B. Campbell
  • Published 1 September 2008
  • Political Science
  • Review of African Political Economy
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