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The Muse of Modernity book. Culture plays a central role in the well-being of any society. This book focuses on the role of culture in the process of development as well as on strategies for ensuring the growth of indigenous African culture and the strengthening of cultural industries in the African context. The prospects for filmmaking, the performing arts, publishing, radio, museums, art, and traditional storytelling in Africa are creatively examined and explored by some of Africa's most creative cultural figures.

by Philip G. Altbach and Salah M. Hassan. Trenton, NJ: Africa World Press. Altbach and Hassan 1996 P. Altbach and M. S. Hassan, eds. The Muse of Modernity: Essays on Culture as Development in Africa. Trenton, NJ: Africa World Press

by Philip G. African Universities in the Twenty-first Century. Oral Performance in Africa. Isidore Okpewho, ed. The Scientific Construction of Ifa in Yoruba Healing System In Religion, Leadership and Society: Focus on Nigeria.

In: Philip G. Altbach and Salah Hassan, ed. Tenton: Africa World Press. South African National Bibliography 1994 and 1995, State Library, Pretoria, South Africa.

This book presents a collection of essays by a group of renowned thinkers on African cultural topics. Mass Market Paperback Paperback Hardcover Mass Market Paperback Paperback Hardcover.

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In P. G. Altbach & S. Hassan (Ed., The Muse of modernity: essays on culture as development in Africa (pp. 63–78). 211 Globalization and the Mass Media in Africa. Introduction Reductionist notions of cultural imperialism predicted a global monoculture would inevitably result from global media dominance.

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This book focuses on the role of culture in the process of development, and on strategies for ensuring the growth of indigenous African culture and the strengthening of cultural industries in the African context.

Perspective: The Muse of Modernity and the Quest for Development, in Philip G. The Muse of Modernity: Essays on Culture as Development in Africa (Trenton, NJ and Asmara, Eritrea: Africa World Press), pp. 118. Global Africa: From. Global Africa: From Abolitionists to Reparationists, in Tajudeen AbdulRaheem (e. Pan Africanism: Politics, Economy and Social Change in the Twenty-first Century (London: Pluto Press), pp. 123141.

Altbach, Philip G. and Salah M. South Africa in the Global Imaginary. Pretoria/Leiden: University of South Africa Press/Koninklijke Brill NV, 2004). Jewsiewicki, Bogumil. Asmara/Trenton: Africa World Press, 1996).

Concerning African students’ ability to understand their subjects when their medium of instruction is changed to.

Concerning African students’ ability to understand their subjects when their medium of instruction is changed to English, two cases are observed. The other is found in both Kenya and Tanzania where Swahili is replaced by English as the medium of instruction at the secondary and tertiary school level. Ali Mazrui is quoted from Perspective: The Muse of Modernity and the Quest for Development in Altbach, . Hassam, S. (Ed., The Muse of Modernity: Essays on Culture as Development in Africa. Africa World Press, Trenton.

Essays discuss the role of culture in the process of development, as well as strategies for ensuring the growth of African culture and the strengthening of cultural industries in the African context.
The Muse of Modernity: Essays on Culture As Development in Africa download epub
Humanities
Author: Philip G. Altbach,Salah M. Hassan
ISBN: 0865435618
Category: Other
Subcategory: Humanities
Language: English
Publisher: Africa World Pr; UK ed. edition (January 1, 1997)
Pages: 248 pages