Editorial from ROAPE Volume 4 Number 8
Capitalism in Africa

Capitalism in Africa
Vol.4 No.8 (Spring 1977), pp1-6
This number of the Review is about capitalism in Africa. It raises a number of basic and related issues: is an independent African capitalism possible? Are African businessmen ‘auxiliaries’ of or technologically dependent on foreign capital? Which is the ruling class? Is ‘underdevelopment’ the inevitable result of capitalism?