Multidisciplinary Issues Surrounding African Diasporas

Multidisciplinary Issues Surrounding African Diasporas

Noted as an IGI Global Core Reference Title in Social Sciences & Humanities for 2019.

Uche T. Onyebadi (Texas Christian University, USA)
Release Date: October, 2019|Copyright: © 2020 |Pages: 330
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-5079-2
ISBN13: 9781522550792|ISBN10: 1522550798|EISBN13: 9781522550808|ISBN13 Softcover: 9781799814542
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Description & Coverage
Description:

Members of diasporic populations often have a unique, dual persona consisting of one’s migrant role as a permanent or transient member of a new country and one’s role as a citizen of one’s home country. Like all diaspora, the African diaspora is further composed of sub-groups of people of a variety of backgrounds and disciplines, such that there is a need for studies that properly encompass and address the African diaspora across a multitude of fields and pedagogies, including architecture, education, and business.

Multidisciplinary Issues Surrounding African Diasporas is a pivotal reference source that explores the philosophical and epistemological issues regarding the African diaspora identity and navigates these individuals’ opportunities for professional and academic growth. Featuring coverage on a wide range of topics such as higher education, cultural engagement, and xenophobia, this publication is ideally designed for sociologists, anthropologists, humanities scholars, political scientists, cultural studies academicians, university board members, researchers, and students.

Coverage:

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Community Immersion
  • Cultural Engagement
  • Gender and Diversity
  • Higher Education
  • Life Course Perspectives
  • National Movements
  • Responsibility Management
  • Social Networking
  • Workforce Ethics
  • Xenophobia
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Editor Biographies
Uche Onyebadi is an Associate Professor and Chair of the Journalism Department in the Bob Schieffer College of Communication, Texas Christian University, USA. He also served as the Director of the School of Journalism, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL, USA (2014-2016). Onyebadi holds a doctoral degree in journalism, with specialization in political communication, from the University of Missouri, Columbia- Missouri, USA. His research interests include political communication, media and politics, mass communication theory, media ethics, and international communication. His articles have been published in communication journals such as the Journal of Mass Media Ethics, International Communication Gazette, Journalism: Theory, Practice & Criticism, Media, War & Conflict, International Communication Research Journal, and Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media.
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