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Jeter, Jon. "The Dumping Ground," Washington Post, April 22, 2002.
Jeter, Jon. "Less than $1 Means Family of Six Can Eat,"
Washington Post, February 18, 2002.
Packer, George. "How Susie Bayer's T-Shirt Ended Up on Yusuf Mama's Back,"
New York Times, March 31, 2002.
Stewart, Heather, “Africa Reinforces Debt Relief Case,” The Guardian, September 2, 2002.
Ayittey, George B.N. Africa in Chaos. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1998.
Brown, Michael Barrett. Africa's Choices After Thirty Years of the World Bank. New York: Penguin Books, 1995.
George, Susan. A Fate Worse Than Debt. New York, Penguin Books, 1994.
Hansen, Karen Transberg. Salaula: The World of Secondhand Clothing and Zambia. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000.
Lancaster, Carol. Aid to Africa: So Much to Do, So Little Done. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1999.
Mkandawire, Thandika and Charles C. Soludo. Our Continent, Our Future: African Perspectives on Structural Adjustment. Lawrenceville, NJ: Africa World Press, 1999.