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Political Discourse in Emergent, Fragile, and Failed Democracies (Hardcover)

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The majority of the 20 papers in the collection report on the recent political atmosphere in African countries, examining political party emblems and slogans in Nigeria, President Goodluck Jonathan’s declaration of emergency rule, ethnic stereotyping on Kenyan blog sites during the 2013 elections, and representations of Joice Mujuru and the ZANU PF factionalism dialectic in Zimbabwean newspapers. Other topics include the immunity of parliament members and criminal responsibility of cabinet members in Greece, ISIS rhetoric for the creation of the Ummah, media coverage of the 2009 Afghan presidential election, and real name registration regulation in China. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (
Number of Pages: 412.0
Genre: Political Science, Social Science
Sub-Genre: Third World Development
Series Title: Advances in Electronic Government, Digital Divide, and Regional Development
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Igi Global
Language: English
Street Date: April 19, 2016
TCIN: 51450046
UPC: 9781522500810
Item Number (DPCI): 248-21-1287

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