By James T. Murphy,Pádraig Carmody
Africa’s details Revolution was lately introduced as the 2016 prizewinner of the Royal Academy for in another country Sciences - congratulations to the authors James T. Murphy and Padraig Carmody!
Africa’s info Revolution provides an in-depth exam of the advance and financial geographies accompanying the speedy diffusion of recent ICTs in Sub-Saharan Africa.
- Represents the 1st book-length comparative case examine ICT diffusion in Africa of its kind
- Confronts present info and verbal exchange applied sciences for improvement (ICT4D) discourse by way of supplying a counter to principally confident mainstream views on Africa’s customers for m- and e-development
- Features comparative examine in keeping with greater than 2 hundred interviews with enterprises from a producing and repair in Tanzania and South Africa
- Raises key insights concerning the structural demanding situations dealing with Africa even within the context of the continent’s fresh fiscal progress spurt
- Combines views from financial and improvement geography and technological know-how and expertise reviews to illustrate the facility of built-in conceptual-theoretical frameworks
- Include maps, pictures, diagrams and tables to spotlight the strategies, box examine settings, and key findings
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