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Political socialization in the new nations of Africa.

Penelope Roach

Political socialization in the new nations of Africa.

by Penelope Roach

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Published by Teachers College Press, Teachers College, Columbia University in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Political science -- Study and teaching -- Africa

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 26-31.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJA88.A35 R63
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 31 p.
      Number of Pages31
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5993499M
      LC Control Number66024873
      OCLC/WorldCa412987

      approaches, key concepts in political science, political theory and political ideo-logy, comparative politics and U.S. politics, and international relations. The text draws on academic and applied contributions to political discourse in an effort to show students that political science is a field of inquiry with many practical uses. Which country is adding 14 million new workers every year, about 25 percent of the world's new workers? c. Religion is the single most important factor in political socialization and culture. What does C. S. Lewis make a powerful case for in his book, The Abolition of Man? c. Allowing religion to shape and guide our ethics and morals.

      Africa is the world's second-largest and second-most populous continent, after about million km 2 ( million square miles) including adjacent islands, it covers 6% of Earth's total surface area and 20% of its land area. With billion people as of , it accounts for about 16% of the world's human continent is surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea Area: 30,, km² (11,, sq mi) (2nd). POLITICAL SOCIALISATION A South African Case Study HENDRIK J. KOTZE A cross-cultural study probes the political influence of the mass media in the various subcultures in South Africa. The data are derived from a sample of students in white, black, coloured and Indian high schools. The subjects were all in their last year of high school.

      The forces of political socialization affecting boys and girls are more similar today. Even if the party leanings of parents is recognize that the single most important factor in socialization, there is no reason to expect socialization-based gender differences in party identification if boys and girls are born into Democratic and Republican. Suggested Citation: "Transitions to Democracy in Africa." National Research Council. Democratization in Africa: African Views, African Voices. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / As authoritarian regimes in Africa increasingly are being challenged across the continent, participants were hopeful that.


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