Last edited by Yokazahn
Friday, May 8, 2020 | History

2 edition of Politics of social change in Ghana found in the catalog.

Politics of social change in Ghana

the Konkomba struggle for political equality

by Benjamin Talton

  • 68 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave MacMillan in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementBenjamin Talton
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT510.43.K65 T35 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 242 p. :
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24546645M
ISBN 109780230622784
LC Control Number2009022321
OCLC/WorldCa377785279

  Politics and the Agent of Social Change by David Rosen Donald Trump’s first days as president fueled a groundswell of popular unrest spreading through the country. This twin evil of the colonial project became the main motivation for the adoption of socialist principles of organization by many African states in the immediate post-independence period. This book discusses several topics on Ghana’s social, economic and political issues.

By examining shows about the American government, the study is expected to reveal the societal expectations that lead to change in local and national politics. The primary goal is to understand how public opinion is shaped by popular culture and, in turn, how politics are shaped by public opinion. Political Leadership in Ghana: to social, political, religious and economic authority by virtue. Ghana’s politics, he was able to change the direction of.

"This book provides fascinating reading. The student of Ghanaian law will find that it throws light on the personalities and histories of numerous personalities who were well-known or to become well-known in law and politics in Ghana and London There is a wealth of information and comment on the operation of the legal system.   The opportunities and risks presented by this dynamic growth were the subject of the ‘Beyond the Hashtag: Social Media in Africa’ symposium held on April 26 – 27 at the University of Edinburgh. The Symposium was convened by Thomas Molony and Maggie Dwyer, in relation to their ESRC/DFID-funded project, Social Media and Security in Africa.


Share this book
You might also like
Corporation procedure

Corporation procedure

Precalculus, Testbank

Precalculus, Testbank

Trouble spots in taxation

Trouble spots in taxation

naughty crow

naughty crow

Employment law manual for Wisconsin health care providers

Employment law manual for Wisconsin health care providers

Methuen handbook of roses

Methuen handbook of roses

ABCs for Teachers (A Devotional for Christian Educators)

ABCs for Teachers (A Devotional for Christian Educators)

How much government?

How much government?

South Africa

South Africa

physical basis of atomic frequency standards

physical basis of atomic frequency standards

Premium bonds

Premium bonds

Down at Cross Timbers

Down at Cross Timbers

Military Auxiliary Vessel Revolving Fund Act

Military Auxiliary Vessel Revolving Fund Act

Improving urban planning through Localizing Agenda 21

Improving urban planning through Localizing Agenda 21

Power, freedom, and diplomacy

Power, freedom, and diplomacy

Politics of social change in Ghana by Benjamin Talton Download PDF EPUB FB2

Politics of Social Change in Ghana th Edition by B. Talton (Author) ISBN ISBN X. Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

The digit and digit formats both work. Cited by: 3. With Ghana's colonial and postcolonial politics as a backdrop, this book explores the ways in which historically marginalized communities have defined and redefined themselves to protect their interests and compete politically and economically with neighbouring ethnic groups.

Politics of Social Change in Ghana: The Konkomba Struggle for Political Equality: Material Type: Document: Document Type: Book, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Palgrave Connect (Online service); Benjamin Talton.

Get this from a library. Politics of social change in Ghana: the Konkomba struggle for political equality. [Benjamin Talton] -- "With Ghana's colonial and postcolonial politics as a backdrop, this book explores the ways in which historically marginalized communities have.

LAW AND SOCIAL CHANGE IN GHANA. By William Burnett Harvey. Princeton: Princeton University Press. $ Shortly after Nkrumah was toppled, Erskine Childers interviewed Col.

Nasser for The Guardian and reported him as saying of Nkrumah, "You know, when he came here on the way to Peking, Nkrumah said he.

but are fast becoming influencers and opinion creators. The use of these tools in Ghana’s politics has seen a phenomenal increase in recent times. Currently, 34% of total number of Facebook users in Ghana are between the ages ofwith 41% between years of age.

The effect of social. Education and Social Change in Ghana (International Library of Sociology) - Kindle edition by Foster, P., FOSTER P. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Education and Social Change in Ghana (International Library of Sociology).Cited by: The introduction situates Ghana within a global context, emphasizing its regional and international place in world history and politics, in culture and sports, and in the ongoing process of national development and its meanings for the country’s citizens and foreigners.

New Media Influence on Social and Political Change in Africa addresses the development of new mass media and communication tools and its influence on social and political change. While analyzing democratic transitions and cultures with a theoretical perspective, this book also presents case studies and national experiences for media, new media.

Social Change. Ghana Table of Contents. the social relationships that had existed in the precolonial period between chiefs and people were altered--at times radically and always permanently.

Some individuals and groups lost power, while others gained influence as the British abolished some traditional functions and established new ones. The issue of social change in the world, and for that matter Ghana has been a major concern for most people, especially Sociologists.

This essay seeks to examine the effects of social change on the traditional Ghanaian family, economy and politics. Ghana Observed: Essays on the Politics of a West African Republic Dennis Austin Politics in Ghana, Issued under the auspices of the Royal Institute of International Affairs.

"This book is a very thorough presentation of the dynamics of gender, social change, and spiritual power within the charismatic churches. It is a welcome addition to the field of charismatic Christianity and gender studies in Africa.

Its scholarly presentation makes it suitable for readers with graduate-level education. The Politics Of Social Change In The Middle East And North Africa book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The author, analyzing ma /5(2). Law and Social Change in Ghana. William Burnett Harvey.

Working from the premise that law is a value-neutral technique of social ordering and derives its value content from a dominant elite, Professor Harvey places the important Ghanaian constitutional and legal developments in their social context.

Stay connected for the latest book. Politics of Ghana takes place in a framework of a presidential representative democratic republic, whereby the President of Ghana is both head of state and head of government, and of a two party seat of government is at Golden Jubilee House.

Executive power is exercised by the government. Legislative power is vested in both the government and Parliament. The author, analyzing major social groups in this area, treats particularly the “new middle class,” a group socially isolated from the traditional life of Islam and committed to a wide-ranging modernizing impulse.

Originally published in (ebook) Politics of Social Change in Ghana () from Dymocks online store. With Ghana's colonial and postcolonial politics as a. Australia’s leading bookseller for years. Delayed Primary School Enrollment and Childhood Malnutrition in Ghana: An Economic Analysis (Lsms Working Paper, No.

98) Philip J Foster: Education and Social Change in Ghana (Internat. Lib. of Soc.). This book, Accounting to the People, is a compilation of the numerous significant strides made in various sectors of our national life.

Adopting a combination of pictures with crisp and incisive text, the book is a testimony of President Mahama’s vision to change lives and. North African Politics: Change and continuity brings together experts to explore these questions, security, social and military aspects of the region.

Focused studies on individual countries allow detailed discussion of regional factors. The book also examines extrinsic, trans-regional dynamics, such as North Africa’s influential.

The change of government passed the mandate to the NDC to oversee the execution of the projects, he noted. Kweku Baako highlighted that the NDC cannot make claims to the Bank of Ghana hospital.This book explores the significant economic transformation of Ghana over the three decades since the end of the Cold War, focusing on the role of political-economic change and reform.

The Politics of Economic Reform in Ghana presents a range of perspectives from scholars drawn from both academia and policy-making on the way Ghanaian economic.