Indigenous Language Media, Language Politics and Democracy by Abiodun Salawu,Monica Chibita,Sarantakos

By Abiodun Salawu,Monica Chibita,Sarantakos

This ebook bargains with the often-neglected hyperlink among indigenous languages, media and democracy in Africa. It acknowledges that the media performs an amplifying function that's important to modern day expression, public participation and democracy yet that with out the enterprise to harness media strength, many Africans might be excluded from public discourse.

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