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African media cultures

African media cultures

transdisciplinary perspectives = Cultures de médias en Afrique : perspectives transdisciplinaires

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Published by Köppe in Köln .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mass media and culture -- Africa.,
  • Communication and culture -- Africa.,
  • Popular culture -- Africa.,
  • Folklore -- Africa.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCultures de médias en Afrique :
    StatementRose Marie Beck, Frank Wittmann (eds.).
    SeriesTopics in African studies -- v. 2
    ContributionsBeck, Rose Marie., Wittmann, Frank, 1974-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination320 p. :
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22377911M
    ISBN 103896452460

    The NOOK Book (eBook) of the African Youth Cultures in a Globalized World: Challenges, Agency and Resistance by Lord Mawuko-Yevugah, Paul Ugor, Nana K Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Live, oral, improvised popular culture with traditional roots (that is, in some sense handed down from previous generations) has retained its vitality in most of Africa. It is a matter for investigation to find out to what extent locally originated popular culture flourishes, and where it is being swamped and displaced. The assumption that the media are always experienced as Author: Karin Barber.

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxxviii, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: Part I. African cultures and their African media --A new grammar of dialogue: the media and the cultural restyling of political representation in Kenya / George Ogola --The role of newspapers in Nigeria's democratization, / Ryan Groves --Metaphors . Boldly contending that culture can and should be a central organizing principle in studies pertaining to human interaction, African American Communication and Identities: Essential Readings is the first anthology to examine a wide range of communication studies specific to African American communicative experiences, including linguistic, rhetorical, and relational .

    Home Travel and History Fascinating African Culture Facts: Traditions, Clothing, Art, Food, Tattoos Travel and History Africa is a continent made up of 54 independent countries as well as a rich mixture of cultures, native people, history, and : Fadamana. African Media Cultures offers perspectives on forms of media on the African continent that receive little critical attention outside-and sometimes even within-Africa: political and popular cartoons, murals in churches, traditional music, griots' stories, proverbs, tabloid newspapers, the Internet, horror films, and cell phones.


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