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Reframing contemporary Africa

Peyi Soyinka-Airewele

Reframing contemporary Africa

politics, economics, and culture in the global era

by Peyi Soyinka-Airewele

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Published by CQ Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statement[edited by] Peyi Soyinka-Airewele, Rita Kiki Edozie
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJQ1875 .R428 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 394 p. :
Number of Pages394
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24378983M
ISBN 109780872894075
LC Control Number2009026880

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APA Citation. Soyinka-Airewele,Rita Kiki. (Eds.) () Reframing contemporary Africa:politics, economics, and culture in the global era Washington, D.

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