African Youth Cultures in a Globalized World: Challenges, by Paul Ugor,Lord Mawuko-Yevugah

By Paul Ugor,Lord Mawuko-Yevugah

around the globe, there's becoming drawback concerning the ramifications of globalization, late-modernity and basic worldwide social and monetary restructuring at the lives and futures of teenagers. Bringing jointly a large physique of analysis to mirror on formative years responses to social switch in Africa, this quantity indicates that whereas youth within the quarter face awesome social demanding situations of their daily lives, additionally they proceed to plan designated how one can reinvent their tricky conditions and prosper in the middle of seismic international and native social alterations. individuals from Africa and worldwide conceal quite a lot of issues on African early life cultures, exploring the lives of teenagers now not inevitably as sufferers, yet as energetic social avid gamers within the face of a transferring, late-modernist civilization. With empirical situations and sundry theoretical ways, the publication deals a well timed scholarly contribution to debates round globalization and its implications and affects for Africa's youth.

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