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Research outputs: POLITICS

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2013 'Exit' and 'inclusion': the changing paradigm of Pentecostal expression in the Nigerian public space

This chapter draws on concepts in political and social analysis to shed light on contemporary manifestations of Pentecostal and charismatic ...

2013 In search of a new party-funding model

The intersection of money and politics does not necessarily result in corruption, writes Judith February, but transparency regarding the sou...

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2013 The fractured multi-ethnic state: contemporary Igbo quest for self-determination in Nigeria

Against the backdrop of the continued crisis of state legitimacy, precarious balance between ethnic groups, and a predatory and authoritaria...

2013 Cultural interfaces of self-determination and the rise of the neo-Biafran movement in Nigeria

This article examines the 'cultural repertoires' of neo-Biafran separatist Igbo groups in south-eastern Nigeria, pointing to the ways in whi...