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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (126): 159–170.
Published: 01 October 2016
... from the 1951 Refugee Convention seems, at minimal, constricted. Refugees engage new frameworks of persecution to access protection, but they face heavy scrutiny for credibility. The Nigerian claims examined here illustrate how gender-based violence asylum claimants mimetically emphasize Boko Haram...
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Radical History Review (2013) 2013 (117): 70–82.
Published: 01 October 2013
... of 419 digilantism to illustrate how the rise of cybercrime and attention to Nigerian criminal behavior in the late 1990s, along with the rhetorical culture of antiblack vigilantism, frames an operational paradigm for these digilantes. © 2013 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2013...
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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (137): 193–198.
Published: 01 May 2020
... reputation, there is little political will to reform policing and virtually none to abolish it. This piece traces how the police are embedded in Nigerian society and politics, in order to understand why widespread dislike of a police force does not necessarily lead to calls for its dissolution. References...
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Radical History Review (1982) 1982 (26): 68–86.
Published: 01 October 1982
..., these entrepreneurs were themselves Nigerians, rivalry over appropriation evolved into a crude struggle by national capital to secure a share of the take and to con- trol a mass clientele through the disposition of patronage. At the same time, social and communal aspects of theft had developed...
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Radical History Review (1999) 1999 (74): 25–30.
Published: 01 May 1999
... not consulted about their political aspirations and found themselves without a voice in the new Nigerian federal system. In 1967, after years of shifting internal boundaries, the Ogoni were made part of Rivers State. They, along with other ethnic minorities were forced together in this state...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (143): 79–88.
Published: 01 May 2022
... Press , 1997 . Avery Dan . “ Nigerian Teens Design Phone App Which Helps Dementia Patients Identify Loved Ones by Showing Them Photos and Plays Them Uplifting Songs if Facial Recognition Senses a Change in Mood .” Dailymail.com , October 9 , 2020 . www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article...
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Radical History Review (2018) 2018 (132): 200–207.
Published: 01 October 2018
..., “Photography in Africa,” 208 . 18. Nigerian Government Public Relations Department, Annual Report 1946 , Government Printer, Lagos, 1947, 5. 19. Ibid., 5. 20. Grundlingh, “Aspects of the Impact,” 20 . 21. Nigerian Daily Times, “African Padres’ Fine Work in India.” 22...
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Radical History Review (1982) 1982 (26): 192.
Published: 01 October 1982
... is author of The Declassified Eisenhower (Doubleday). WILLIAM FREUND received his Ph.D. in history at Yale. He has taught in Nigeria, Tan- zania, and the United States, most recently as a lecturer on history at Harvard. His book, Capital and Labour in the Nigerian Tin Mines, was published...
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Radical History Review (2019) 2019 (133): 131–147.
Published: 01 January 2019
...”—connects the lives of people living in the Niger Delta and along the Gulf Coast of the United States. In both places, Watts argues, the oil assemblage has produced significant insecurity, including environmental destruction and bad governance, for local people. 16 Nigerian director Jeta Amata’s 2012film...
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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (109): 162–171.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., despite efforts to explain the virtual character of the NSK state, the idea that citizenship represents a direct route to life in Europe has taken hold. Like certain European and U.S. citizens, Nigerians have taken the state more seriously than its creators, investing in it either transnational...
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Radical History Review (2013) 2013 (117): 1–4.
Published: 01 October 2013
... on Nigerian cybercrime and the deployment of racialized tropes per- taining to Africa, she illustrates how the racial framing of online criminality in the late 1990s uses the culture of antiblack vigilantism in the United States as its opera- tional paradigm. Images also constitute the focus...
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Radical History Review (2003) 2003 (87): 127–138.
Published: 01 October 2003
... of neocolonial- ism. It is like the debates over the character of the Nigerian military regime are really quite phenomenal. You have those forces that said, “well, these guys are bad, but they are really nationalists”—completely overlooking the democratic question...
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Radical History Review (2003) 2003 (87): 96–108.
Published: 01 October 2003
... of environmentalist and writer Ken Saro-Wiwa, journalists and activists used laptops to e-mail stories censored in Nigeria to Nigerians in the United States and the United Kingdom as well as to foreign media.28 What resulted was an outcry by inter- national...
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Radical History Review (2007) 2007 (97): 171–175.
Published: 01 January 2007
... — the marrow of tradition, so to speak; promises of organ and asset enlargement, for example, not to mention that elusive low-interest mortgage. On the other hand, we thought the Nigerian Gambit (a scam promising access to millions of stolen govern- ment deposits) had legs too, but it appears to be giving...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (144): 205–217.
Published: 01 October 2022
.... My photography focused on behind-the-scenes elements of the festival, where glamour coexists with precariousness. I also followed some local models in their everyday life away from the catwalk to understand their fit in the traditional Nigerian society and their aspirations as young women. Here I...
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Radical History Review (2005) 2005 (91): 98–103.
Published: 01 January 2005
... of African history received pride of place. For example, distinct com- pulsory courses existed on the history of West Africa, East Africa, southern Africa, and North Africa, in addition to the numerous courses in Nigerian history and ones designed to project the role of freedom fighters during...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (144): 218–227.
Published: 01 October 2022
.... When you are in such spaces, you are compelled to be alive where this means constant movement and bumping into each other—literally and metaphorically. Yet much of my presence in Bangladesh was marked by an insistent reference to the fact that we (mainly the Nigerians) were an aberration to the norm...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (144): 1–18.
Published: 01 October 2022
...’ Organization, Inc. 2022 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Afropolitan visual culture narrativity intersectionality The evocative cover for this issue, by the Nigerian photographer Emeka Okereke, features...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (107): 178–184.
Published: 01 May 2010
... and the impact of British planners, engineers, and colonial officials on the develop- ment of the former Nigerian capital. The infrastructure crisis facing postcolonial Lagos cannot be understood separately from its complex political and economic his- tory as a fiscally starved entrepôt for trade in primary...
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Radical History Review (2005) 2005 (92): 155–163.
Published: 01 May 2005
... history in class. This provided the students with the concepts to appreciate For Women and the Nation, Cheryl Johnson-Odim and Nina Emma Mba’s fairly straightforward biography of Nigerian feminist and nationalist Funmi- layo Ransome-Kuti (and gave me the opportunity...