Africa's Information Revolution: Technical Regimes and by James T. Murphy,Pádraig Carmody

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 details Revolution provides an in-depth exam of the advance and monetary geographies accompanying the quick diffusion of recent ICTs in Sub-Saharan Africa.

  • Represents the 1st book-length comparative case learn ICT diffusion in Africa of its kind
  • Confronts present details and conversation applied sciences for improvement (ICT4D) discourse by means of delivering a counter to mostly confident mainstream views on Africa’s clients for m- and e-development
  • Features comparative learn according to greater than 2 hundred interviews with businesses 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 financial development spurt
  • Combines views from monetary and improvement geography and technological know-how and expertise reviews to illustrate the facility of built-in conceptual-theoretical frameworks
  • Include maps, images, diagrams and tables to focus on the strategies, box study settings, and key findings

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