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 a foreign country Sciences - congratulations to the authors James T. Murphy and Padraig Carmody!

Africa’s info Revolution offers an in-depth exam of the improvement and monetary geographies accompanying the quick 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 communique applied sciences for improvement (ICT4D) discourse by way of delivering a counter to principally confident mainstream views on Africa’s customers for m- and e-development
  • Features comparative study in response to greater than 2 hundred interviews with agencies from a producing and repair in Tanzania and South Africa
  • Raises key insights in regards to the structural demanding situations dealing with Africa even within the context of the continent’s fresh fiscal development spurt
  • Combines views from monetary and improvement geography and technological know-how and know-how stories to illustrate the facility of built-in conceptual-theoretical frameworks
  • Include maps, images, diagrams and tables to spotlight the innovations, box examine settings, and key findings

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