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Contesting the Nigerian state : civil society and the contradictions of self-organization / edited by Mojúbàolú Olúfúnké Okome.

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Meeting:
(Un)civil Society--State Failure and the Contradictions of Self-Organisation in Nigeria (2005 : Lagos, Nigeria)
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2013
Imprint:
First edition.
Publication:
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
Format:
  • Book, Conference Proceedings
  • viii, 259 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Note:
Papers from the conference (Un)civil Society--State Failure and the Contradictions of Self-Organisation in Nigeria, held May 14-17, 2005 in Lagos, Nigeria.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
  • Contesting the Nigerian state: civil society and the contradictions of self-organization: introduction, concepts, and questions / Mojúbàolú Olúfúnké Okome
  • Civil society and the challenges of development and nation building in the post colonial African state / Ademola Araoye
  • State failure and the contradictions of the public sphere, 1995-2005 / Ayo Olukotun
  • Mobilizing for change: the press and the struggle for citizenship in democratic Nigeria / Wale Adebanwi
  • Gendered states: women's civil society activism in Nigerian politics / Mojúbàolú Olúfúnké Okome
  • Feminist civil society organizations and democratization in Nigeria / Funmi Soetan
  • Women's associational life within traditional institutions in Yorúbá states / Fatai A. Olasupo
  • Sexual struggles and democracy dividends / Ebenezer Obadare
  • Politics in a sub-formal economic setting: workplace investment co-operatives in southwestern Nigeria, c.1986-2011 / Olufẹmi A. Akinọla.
Contributor:
Okome, Mojubaolu Olufunke.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9781137324528
113732452X

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