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Ethnic Studies Review (2020) 43 (2): 43–57.
Published: 28 July 2020
...Chinyere N. Alimba; Nemanda Salihu Boko Haram insurgency is the most devastating experience encountered during Nigeria’s fourth republic. It is therefore imperative to investigate the root causes of Boko Haram insurgency in the country. To achieve the objective of the study, a total of ninety...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2020) 43 (1): 64–95.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Nsemba Edward Lenshie; Patience Kondu Jacob The relationship between Fulani herdsmen and farmers has in recent years become hot-tempered motivated by competitive control of land resources, particularly in central and north-east Nigeria. In Taraba State, the ongoing nomadic migration pattern from...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2020) 43 (1): 125–144.
Published: 01 April 2020
... placed individuals. It recommends that governments at both state and local levels, particularly local levels that are vested with the maintenance of burial sites and cemeteries, should be strengthened to adequately appropriate cemeteries and burial sites in Egba land, south west Nigeria, like most...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2018) 39-40 (1): 117–134.
Published: 01 January 2018
... environmental spaces for competition in any political community. In Nigeria, these competitive spaces have rendered citizenship increasingly contested in contemporary times, defining some people as citizens and some others as settlers. The contested nature of citizenship in Nigeria is informed by indigeneity as...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2018) 39-40 (1): 97–115.
Published: 01 January 2018
... State of Biafra (MASSOB) and Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB). It attempts to investigate what informed the resurgence of Biafra ideology in contemporary Nigeria after its initial foray in pursuing self-determination agenda of the Igbo in 1967. The paper interrogates the methodology of the groups in...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2013) 36 (1): 105–125.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Jude A. Momodu; G.I. Matudi; Abiodun L. Momodu This article explores the dynamics of identity-based conflict and the possibility for its management. The study in particular focuses on the persistent ethno-religious conflicts in the Wukari Area of Taraba State, Nigeria. The real issues precipitating...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2009) 32 (1): 131–151.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Dewale Adewale Yagboyaju It is common to interpret African politics in tribal or ethnic terms. In the case of Nigeria, the dominant political behaviour can be defined, on the one hand, in terms of “incessant pressures on the state and the consequent fragmentation or prebendalizing of state-power...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2020) 43 (2): 24–42.
Published: 28 July 2020
... Islamic World, Journal of Asian and African Studies 30 , no. 3 4 (1995): 181 193; Emma Obasi, Structural Adjustment and Gender Access to Education in Nigeria, Gender and Education 9 , no. 2 (1997): 161 78 ; Yelfign Worku, Ethiopia: From Bottom to Top in Higher Education- Gender Role Problems...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2005) 28 (2): 97–115.
Published: 01 January 2005
...…. Negative forms of identity politics are a potent and potentially explosive force. Great care must be taken to recognise, confront and restrain them lest they destroy the potential for peace and progress that the new era holds in store (Kofi Annan, The Guardian, (Nigeria) 1997:8). Copyright ©ESR, The...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2018) 41 (1-2): 9–18.
Published: 01 April 2018
... is often integrated or simply utilized to further socio-political ends. In Northern Ireland s case, the religious factor was an integral ethnic-religious identity, while in other regions there are likely other factors at work compounded with religion. Conflicts Boko Haram in Nigeria or even ISIS...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2017) 37-38 (1): 27–43.
Published: 01 January 2017
... realizations (Galtung, 1969, p. 168). By way of analogy, one could argue that just as the indigenes of the Niger Delta of Nigeria have suffered the unbearable effects of structural violence in the hands of the Nigerian government and multinational oil companies, the African American experience in the United...
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Ethnic Studies Review (1985) 8 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 1985
... fall. During the fall of 1984, he accompanied Michael Anthony (Trinidad) and Flora Nwapa (Nigeria) to Iowa State University for readings, and it was a golden opportunity to get some insights about the growth and development of both Goan literature and its primary catalytic agent to date. Copyright...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2010) 33 (1): 1–35.
Published: 01 January 2010
... more distant Af­ rican countries, such as Nigeria and Somalia , as well as a significant number of South Africans, a lso became victims of vio lence . 51 Estimates of those displaced from thei r homes ranged from 33 - 50 ,000 people. The displaced made thei r way to "temporary shelters , churches and...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2005) 28 (2): iv.
Published: 01 January 2005
... Professor and Dean, Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria. iv ...
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Ethnic Studies Review (1988) 11 (2): 33–66.
Published: 01 July 1988
... participate in world affairs as independent nations, the stigma of slavery became less of a problem to African· Americans. Unfortunately, Africa's independence became tainted with political upheavals leading to wars and suffering. Many refugees from Uganda, Nigeria (Biafra), Ethiopia (Eritrea), the Sudan and...
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Ethnic Studies Review (1982) 5 (2): 12–13.
Published: 01 July 1982
... perfect , but the l i nk p ro­ i ded m akes co m p re h e n i o n m o re p robable. M a rga ret Laure nce was i n So m a l ia a nd Nigeria fo r seven year s . He!, abi l i t y t o w r i te g rea t f iction about E a s t a nd We t Africa, Ca nad a . a nd t he B r i t i s h I s les i s d ue i n p a rt t o h...
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Ethnic Studies Review (1982) 5 (2): 11–12.
Published: 01 July 1982
... Nigeria fo r seven year s . He!, abi l i t y t o w r i te g rea t f iction about E a s t a nd We t Africa, Ca nad a . a nd t he B r i t i s h I s les i s d ue i n p a rt t o h e r i magi na t i ve comprehensi o n o f t he O t h e r - a n abi l i t y nurtured by h e r e x periences on the African con t i...
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Ethnic Studies Review (1982) 5 (2): 1–11.
Published: 01 July 1982
... novels of two African writers, Chinua Achebe of Nigeria and Ngugi Wa Thiong'o of Kenya, illustrate many of the dominant themes in African literature. The characters in Achebe's four novels become increasingly alienated from a traditional rural existence and as they do so, misfortune and personal tragedy...