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This book focuses on language, culture, and national identity in Africa. Leading specialists examine countries in every part of the continent
The conference was organised in honour of its professor and Chair of the Ijaw History Project, Ebiegberi Joe Alagoa.
Language Repertoires and State Construction in Africa analyses the complex language scene in Africa today.