Globalization and Socio-Cultural Processes in Contemporary Africa PDF ePub eBook

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Globalization and Socio-Cultural Processes in Contemporary Africa free pdf Responding to the 'cultural turn' in the social sciences, this volume broadens the study of traditional political economy by examining African cultural production and socio-cultural processes as they intersect with globalization and its economic and political consequences. Chapters focus especially on socio-cultural processes in the domains of sexuality, religion, and media. Topics examined include: debates concerning politics of language in East Africa, processes that are reconfiguring sexual identities among Ghanaian youth in the age of the internet, the emergence of new Christian geographies in Africa, historical and contemporary Islamic movements in Senegal, politics of HIV/AIDs and global health strategies in Uganda, the globalization of Hip Hop, and other timely scholarly debates.

About Eunice N. Sahle

Eunice N. Sahle is a political scientist and Associate Professor with a joint appointment in the Department of African, African American and Diaspora and the Curriculum in Global Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA. Her current research projects are situated in the fields of political economy of development, global politics, geography, human rights, and Canadian politics. Sahle's previous publications include World Orders, Development and Transformation (2010), and a co-edited volume with David McDonald, The Legacies of Julius Nyerere: Influences on Development Discourse and Practice in Africa (2002).

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Author : Eunice N. Sahle
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 30 September 2015
ISBN : 1137552212
EAN : 9781137552211
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 300 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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