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The Resource Indigenous discourses on knowledge and development in Africa, edited by Edward Shizha and Ali A. Abdi

Indigenous discourses on knowledge and development in Africa, edited by Edward Shizha and Ali A. Abdi

Label
Indigenous discourses on knowledge and development in Africa
Title
Indigenous discourses on knowledge and development in Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Edward Shizha and Ali A. Abdi
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
African social development is often explained from outsider perspectives that are mainly European and Euro-American, leaving African indigenous discourses and ways of knowing and doing absent from discussions and debates on knowledge and development. This book is intended to present Africanist indigenous voices in current debates on economic, educational, political and social development in Africa. The authors and contributors to the volume present bold and timely ideas and scholarship for defining Africa through its challenges, possible policy formations, planning and implementation at the lo
Member of
Dewey number
338.96
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shizha, Edward
  • Abdi, Ali A.
Series statement
Routledge African studies
Series volume
14
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethnoscience
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Economic development
  • Economic development
  • Social planning
  • Africa
  • Africa
Label
Indigenous discourses on knowledge and development in Africa, edited by Edward Shizha and Ali A. Abdi
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Reflections on "African development": situating indigeneity and indigenous knowledges / George J. Sefa Dei [Nana Sefa Atweneboah] -- Intersections between indigenous knowledge and economic development in Africa / Gloria T. Emeagwali -- Indigenization and sustainable development for Zimbabwe: a post-colonial philosophical perspective / Ngoni Makuvaza -- Re-culturing de-cultured education for inclusive social development in Africa / Ali A. Abdi -- Counter-visioning contemporary African education: indigenous science as a tool for African development / Edward Shizha -- Reclaiming the education for all agenda in Africa: prospects for inclusive policy spaces / Musembi Nungu -- Education inequality and economic development in Eastern and Southern Africa / Oliver Masakure -- Learning by doing: Julius Nyerere's education policy for self-reliance in Tanzania / Grace John Rwiza -- A diploma for a debt: students' perception of their student loan program in Burkina Faso / Touorouzou Herve Some -- International corporate politics and the hubris of development discourses / Desmond Ikenna Odugu -- The dual sources of political development in Ethiopia and the emergence of ethnic federalism / Berhanu Demeke -- Leadership and governance in Sub-Saharan Africa: conceptual and historical perspectives / Lamine Diallo and Ginette Lafrenière -- Revisiting the African revolutionary praxis in the global era / Siendou Konate -- The shifting boundaries of the African state in agricultural institutions and policies in an era of globalization / Korbla P. Puplampu
Control code
ocn865333748
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 244 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203794647
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
40023141201
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)865333748
Label
Indigenous discourses on knowledge and development in Africa, edited by Edward Shizha and Ali A. Abdi
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Reflections on "African development": situating indigeneity and indigenous knowledges / George J. Sefa Dei [Nana Sefa Atweneboah] -- Intersections between indigenous knowledge and economic development in Africa / Gloria T. Emeagwali -- Indigenization and sustainable development for Zimbabwe: a post-colonial philosophical perspective / Ngoni Makuvaza -- Re-culturing de-cultured education for inclusive social development in Africa / Ali A. Abdi -- Counter-visioning contemporary African education: indigenous science as a tool for African development / Edward Shizha -- Reclaiming the education for all agenda in Africa: prospects for inclusive policy spaces / Musembi Nungu -- Education inequality and economic development in Eastern and Southern Africa / Oliver Masakure -- Learning by doing: Julius Nyerere's education policy for self-reliance in Tanzania / Grace John Rwiza -- A diploma for a debt: students' perception of their student loan program in Burkina Faso / Touorouzou Herve Some -- International corporate politics and the hubris of development discourses / Desmond Ikenna Odugu -- The dual sources of political development in Ethiopia and the emergence of ethnic federalism / Berhanu Demeke -- Leadership and governance in Sub-Saharan Africa: conceptual and historical perspectives / Lamine Diallo and Ginette Lafrenière -- Revisiting the African revolutionary praxis in the global era / Siendou Konate -- The shifting boundaries of the African state in agricultural institutions and policies in an era of globalization / Korbla P. Puplampu
Control code
ocn865333748
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 244 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203794647
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
40023141201
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)865333748

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