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Reversing "Liberal" Aspirations: A View from "Citizen's" Movements in Africa.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Global Society: Journal of Interdisciplinary International Relations. Jul2022, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p409-430. 22p.

Abstract:Since Tahir Square, a series of movements and uprisings have spread around Africa. Redefining themselves as "citizens" movements to emphasise their "rights", one of the most significant characteristics is their tendency to couch their aspirations in te...

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Securing the future of statistics in Africa through National Strategies for the Development of Statistic.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Statistical Journal of the IAOS. 2020 Supplement 1, Vol. 36, p15-25. 11p.

Abstract:Adoption of development agendas at different levels – national, regional, continental, and global level – has led to an unprecedented increase in demand for official statistics. This increase has not only brought to the fore a litany of challenges faci...

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Fragility and development in Africa: An introduction.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Review of Development Economics. Aug2019, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p1067-1072. 6p.

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НЕЗАПАДНАЯ ПОЛИТОЛОГИЯ: НАЦИОНАЛЬНЫЕ НАУЧНЫЕ ШКОЛЫ.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Bulletin of Moscow State Regional University. 2021, Issue 4, p1-17. 17p.

Abstract:Цель. Определение обоснованности использования термина «национальная поли-тологическая школа» применительно к политической науке в странах Азии, Африки и Латинской Америки; выявление специфики исследований незападных политоло-гов по сравнению с трудами...

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AFRICA – RUSSIA: Pragmatism Rules.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Africa Research Bulletin: Political, Social & Cultural Series. Apr2022, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p23539A-23540C. 1p.

Abstract:B Many b B countries are reluctant to align themselves on one side or the other. b Beyond the sweeping international criticism in the United Nations ( B UN b ) and other fora of Russia's invasion of B Ukraine b , African officials fear their region wil...

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The concept of Κένωσις in Philippians 2:6–7 and its contextual application in Africa.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Verbum et Ecclesia. 2020, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p1-13. 13p.

Abstract:The interpretation of the concept of κένωσις in Philippians 2:6–7 has been widely approached using the historical critical method, which is mostly western oriented, but a contextual approach of κένωσις in Philippians 2:6–7 from the perspective of Afric...

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Mainstreaming biodiversity: A review of national strategies.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Biological Conservation. Jul2019, Vol. 235, p157-163. 7p.

Abstract:Biodiversity is suffering dramatic declines across the globe, threatening the ability of ecosystems to provide the services on which humanity depends. Mainstreaming biodiversity into the plans, strategies and policies of different economic sectors is k...

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The Mobile Phone in the Diffusion of Knowledge for Institutional Quality in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):World Development. Oct2016, Vol. 86, p133-147. 15p.

Abstract:Summary This study assesses the mobile phone in the diffusion of knowledge for better governance in Sub-Saharan Africa from 2000 to 2012. For this purpose we employ Generalised Method of Moments with forward orthogonal deviations. The empirical evidenc...

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Confronting the colonial: The (re)production of ‘African’ exceptionalism in critical security and military studies.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Security Dialogue. Feb-Apr2018, Vol. 49 Issue 1/2, p57-69. 13p.

Abstract:Drawing on postcolonial theory, this article queries into the ways in which the concepts of militarism/militarization and securitization are applied to ‘African’ contexts. We highlight the selective nature of such application and probe into the potenti...

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Neopatrimonialism and corruption: towards a new common sense*.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Contemporary African Studies. Oct2018, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p553-562. 10p.

Abstract:Neopatrimonialism, according to the distinguished development scholar, Thandika Mkandawire [2015. "Neopatrimonialism and the Political Economy of Economic Performance in Africa: Critical Reflections." World Politics 67 (3): 563-612], provides the 'comm...

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