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Teen life in Africa [electronic resource] / edited by Toyin Falola ; foreword by Richard M. Lerner.

Contributor(s): Falola, Toyin.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Teen life around the world: Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, c2004Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 333 p.) : ill.ISBN: 0313058407 (electronic bk.); 9780313058400 (electronic bk.); 9781429473835 (electronic bk.); 1429473835 (electronic bk.); 9780313321948 (alk. paper); 0313321949 (alk. paper).Subject(s): Teenagers -- Africa -- Social conditions | Teenagers -- Africa -- Conduct of life | Teenagers -- Education -- Africa | Self-esteem in adolescence -- Africa | Adolescents -- Afrique -- Conditions sociales | Adolescents -- Afrique -- Morale pratique | Adolescents -- �Education -- Afrique | Estime de soi chez l'adolescent -- Afrique | FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS -- Life Stages -- Adolescence | FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS -- Life Stages -- TeenagersGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Teen life in Africa.DDC classification: 305.235/096 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Foreword: Toward a world of positive youth development -- Series foreword -- Preface -- Introduction -- Algeria -- Cameroon -- Egypt -- Ethiopia -- Ghana -- Kenya -- Libya -- Mozambique -- Nigeria -- Senegal -- Somalia -- South Africa -- Uganda -- Zambia -- Zimbabwe -- Index -- About the editor and contributors.
Summary: Presents the various aspects of teen life in 15 African countries. Covers all the regions of Africa, reflecting the various cultural differences among African teens. Shows the impact of modernization on African teenagers, as well as the survival of traditional practices among them.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Presents the various aspects of teen life in 15 African countries. Covers all the regions of Africa, reflecting the various cultural differences among African teens. Shows the impact of modernization on African teenagers, as well as the survival of traditional practices among them.

Foreword: Toward a world of positive youth development -- Series foreword -- Preface -- Introduction -- Algeria -- Cameroon -- Egypt -- Ethiopia -- Ghana -- Kenya -- Libya -- Mozambique -- Nigeria -- Senegal -- Somalia -- South Africa -- Uganda -- Zambia -- Zimbabwe -- Index -- About the editor and contributors.

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