ERIC Number: EJ208962
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Mar
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African Cultural Traditions and Modernization: A Reaffirmation.
Boateng, Felix A.
Western Journal of Black Studies, v2 n1 p72-78 Mar 1978
The viability of African cultural traditions and their role in modernization and nation-building in Africa are examined. Social and political organization and formal education are discussed in relation to the process of modernization. Although Africa may utilize Western models of development, Westernization and modernization are not synonymous. (Author/MC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Location: Africa