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Title Situating globality : African agency in the appropriation of global culture / edited by Wim van Binsbergen & Rijk van Dijk.
Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2004]
©2004

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  DT14 .S58 2004    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  DT14 .S58 2004    AVAILABLE  
Series African dynamics, 1568-1777 ; 3
African dynamics ; 3.
Subject Globalization -- Social aspects -- Africa -- Congresses.
Group identity -- Africa -- Congresses.
Mass media -- Social aspects -- Africa -- Congresses.
Religion and sociology -- Africa -- Congresses.
Africa -- Civilization -- Congresses.
Africa -- Social conditions -- 1960- -- Congresses.
Africa -- Religion -- Congresses.
Alt Name Binsbergen, Wim M. J. van.
Dijk, Rijk van, 1959-
Description vii, 314 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 9004131337 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 53971650
Table of Contents
 Maps 
 Photographs 
1Situating globality: African agency in the appropriation of global culture / Wim van Binsbergen, Rijk van Dijk, Jan-Bart Gewald3
2Global and local trends in media ownership and control: Implications for cultural creativity in Africa / Francis B. Nyamnjoh57
3Global media and violence in Africa: The case of Somalia / Jan-Bart Gewald90
4Can ICT belong in Africa, or is ICT owned by the North Atlantic region? / Wim van Binsbergen107
5'Man will live well': On the poetics of corruption in a global age / Sanya Osha147
6'Beyond the rivers of Ethiopia': Pentecostal Pan-Africanism and Ghanaian identities in the transnational domain / Rijk van Dijk163
7Global connections, local ruptures: The case of Islam in Senegal / Roy Dilley190
8How is a girl to marry without a bed? Weddings, wealth and women's value in an Islamic town of Niger / Adeline Masquelier220
9The social life of secrets / Ferdinand de Jong257
10The persistence of female initiation rites: Reflexivity and resilience of women in Zambia / Thera Rasing277
 List of authors311