Indigenous Language Media, Language Politics and Democracy in Africa
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Abiodun Salawu, Monica B. Chibita
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-28 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
This book deals with the often-neglected link between indigenous languages, the media and democracy in Africa. It explores the politics associated with the use or lack of use of indigenous languages in Africa. Language enables both political and cultural expression as well as identity formation. The book recognizes that indeed
Indigenous Language Media in Africa
Language: en
Pages: 398
Authors: 'Biodun Salawu
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Kraft Books Limited
Indigenous language publishing in Africa started with Christian missionaries, and in part by Islamic clerics. The socio-political and economic changes since then have greatly affected indigenous language media. Here, twenty scholars examine aspects of those changes; they are from Nigeria, Uganda, Malawi, Cameroon, Kenya and Congo; with contributions also from
African Language Media
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Abiodun Salawu
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-16 - Publisher: Routledge
This edited volume considers why the African language press is unstable and what can be done to develop quality African language journalism into a sustainable business. Providing an overview of the African language journalism landscape, this book examines the challenges of operating sustainable African language media businesses. The chapters explore
Indigenous Language Media, Language Politics and Democracy in Africa
Language: en
Pages: 246
Authors: Abiodun Salawu, Monica Chibita, Sarantakos
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-14 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
This book deals with the often-neglected link between indigenous languages, media and democracy in Africa. It recognizes that the media plays an amplifying role that is vital to modern-day expression, public participation and democracy but that without the agency to harness media potential, many Africans will be excluded from public
African Language Digital Media and Communication
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Abiodun Salawu
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-03 - Publisher: Routledge
While some academic attention has been paid to the impact of new digital technologies on African media in the colonial languages of English, French and Portuguese, there is a dearth of research into African language digital communication. This book analyses the online presence of African language media. The chapters in
Indigenous Language Media, Language Politics and Democracy in Africa
Language: en
Pages: 246
Authors: Abiodun Salawu, Monica Chibita, Sarantakos
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-02 - Publisher: Springer
This book deals with the often-neglected link between indigenous languages, media and democracy in Africa. It recognizes that the media plays an amplifying role that is vital to modern-day expression, public participation and democracy but that without the agency to harness media potential, many Africans will be excluded from public
Emerging Trends in Indigenous Language Media, Communication, Gender, and Health
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Oyesomi, Kehinde Opeyemi, Salawu, Abiodun
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-01 - Publisher: IGI Global
The importance of communication in health-related matters cannot be overemphasized. Despite modern global advancements, indigenous communication methods assume a large part of health practices in rural regions throughout the world, including areas in Africa and Asia. Indigenous language remains one of the strongest means of communication and a vital function
Racism, Ethnicity and the Media in Africa
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Winston Mano
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-05 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
In today's Africa racism and ethnicity have been implicated in serious conflicts - from Egypt to Mali to South Africa - that have cost lives and undermined efforts to achieve national cohesion and meaningful development. Racism, Ethnicity and the Media in Africa sets about rethinking the role of media and
Mediatisierung
Language: de
Pages: 336
Authors: Friedrich Krotz
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-05-09 - Publisher: Springer-Verlag
Der Prozess der Mediatisierung kommunikativen Handelns ist ein theoretischer Ansatz, mit dem man die Bedeutung des derzeitigen medialen Wandels im Hinblick auf den Wandel von Alltag und Identität, Kultur und Gesellschaft fassen kann. In Bezug darauf lassen sich vielfältige empirische Forschungsergebnisse und Teiltheorien einordnen. Er kann zudem dafür hilfreich sein,
Ethnic Journalism in the Global South
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Anna Gladkova
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Springer Nature
Books about Ethnic Journalism in the Global South