Citizenship in Africa has been increasingly contested since the end of the Cold War. The unexpected saliency of these issues has shaped our understanding of both democratic and violent political struggles on the continent. But this also raises questions about how and why ‘citizenship’ has taken on this particular role in African political thought and practice.
|Title of host publication
|Routledge Handbook of Global Citizenship Studies
|Engin Isin, Peter Nyers
|Place of Publication
|Number of pages
|Published - 27 Jun 2014
|Routledge International Handbooks