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The Resource Addiction in South and East Africa : Interdisciplinary Approaches, Yamikani Ndasauka, Grivas Muchineripi Kayange, editors, (electronic book)

Addiction in South and East Africa : Interdisciplinary Approaches, Yamikani Ndasauka, Grivas Muchineripi Kayange, editors, (electronic book)

Label
Addiction in South and East Africa : Interdisciplinary Approaches
Title
Addiction in South and East Africa
Title remainder
Interdisciplinary Approaches
Statement of responsibility
Yamikani Ndasauka, Grivas Muchineripi Kayange, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
616.85227009676
Index
index present
LC call number
  • RC533
  • RC475-489.2BF636.4RA
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Ndasauka, Yamikani
  • Kayange, Grivas Muchineripi
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  • Compulsive behavior
  • Compulsive behavior
  • Substance abuse
  • Substance abuse
Label
Addiction in South and East Africa : Interdisciplinary Approaches, Yamikani Ndasauka, Grivas Muchineripi Kayange, editors, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Description based upon print version of record
  • 9.6 Globalization and the Production of Locality
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Bibliography note
  • ReferencesChapter 5: An Ubuntu Approach to Addiction-Response Framework in Malawian Schools; 5.1 Introduction; Addiction and Ontology of the Human Person; The State of Addiction in Malawi and Sub-Saharan Africa; 5.2 Autonomy, Neoliberalism, the School, and Addiction; 5.3 Ubuntu-Responsive Frameworks to Addiction; Understanding Ubuntu; The School, Ubuntu and Addiction; 5.4 Conclusion; References; Part II: Addiction in Literature and Popular Culture; Chapter 6: Oral Traditions: A Tool for Understanding Alcohol and Drug Addiction in Swaziland; 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 Songs and Addiction
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Intro; Preface; Acknowledgements; Contents; Notes on Contributors; List of Figures; List of Tables; Chapter 1: Introduction: Making a Case for Addiction in Africa; References; Part I: Conceptualization of Addiction; Chapter 2: Addiction in the Light of African Values: Undermining Vitality and Community; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Addiction, Immorality, and Western Ethics; 2.3 Addiction as Incompatible with Vitality; 2.4 Addiction as Incompatible with Community; 2.5 Concluding Remarks on Responding to Addiction; References; Chapter 3: Cannabis Use and Addiction in African Communities
  • A Value or a Vice?3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Cannabis Use and Addiction in Africa; 3.3 Cannabis as a Value in African Communities; 3.4 Cannabis as a Vice and Illegal in African Communities; 3.5 Conclusion; References; Chapter 4: The Moral Question of Addiction: An African Philosophical Perspective; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Literature and Theory; Addiction as a Physical Disorder; Addiction as Behavioural Disorder; African Philosophical Perspectives; 4.3 Discussion; Addiction as a Disease; Addiction as a Behavioural Disorder; African Social Philosophy of Personhood; 4.4 Implications; 4.5 Conclusion
  • 6.3 Proverbs and Traditional Terms and Addiction6.4 Conclusion; References; Chapter 7: Sex Addiction in Contemporary African Fiction: An Analysis of Selected Works of Short Fiction; 7.1 Introduction; 7.2 Understanding Sexual Addiction; 7.3 The Concept of Sexual Addiction in Selected Works; 7.4 Gender Representation; 7.5 Age and Addiction to Sex; 7.6 Morality and Addiction to Sex; 7.7 Conclusion; References; Chapter 8: Popular Culture and Representations of Addiction: Understanding Malawi Urban Music in the Narratives of Drugs and Sex; 8.1 Introduction; 8.2 Understanding Urban Music in Malawi
  • Popular Culture, Malawi Urban Music and the Youth8.3 Understanding Addiction; 8.4 Representations of Addiction in Popular Culture; The Alcohol in Mafo's Songs; The Marijuana in Mafo Songs; Sex Addiction in Mafo; 8.5 Conclusion; References; Chapter 9: Semiotic Creativity and Innovation: Offshoots of Social Media Addiction; 9.1 Introduction: The Internet and Social Media; 9.2 Internet and Social Media in Zambia: Perspectives on Addiction; 9.3 Theoretical and Methodological Appraisal; 9.4 Conceptualizing Social Media; 9.5 Semiotic Creativity and Innovation
Control code
on1107586589
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (319 p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783030135935
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1107586589
Label
Addiction in South and East Africa : Interdisciplinary Approaches, Yamikani Ndasauka, Grivas Muchineripi Kayange, editors, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
  • Description based upon print version of record
  • 9.6 Globalization and the Production of Locality
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Bibliography note
  • ReferencesChapter 5: An Ubuntu Approach to Addiction-Response Framework in Malawian Schools; 5.1 Introduction; Addiction and Ontology of the Human Person; The State of Addiction in Malawi and Sub-Saharan Africa; 5.2 Autonomy, Neoliberalism, the School, and Addiction; 5.3 Ubuntu-Responsive Frameworks to Addiction; Understanding Ubuntu; The School, Ubuntu and Addiction; 5.4 Conclusion; References; Part II: Addiction in Literature and Popular Culture; Chapter 6: Oral Traditions: A Tool for Understanding Alcohol and Drug Addiction in Swaziland; 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 Songs and Addiction
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Intro; Preface; Acknowledgements; Contents; Notes on Contributors; List of Figures; List of Tables; Chapter 1: Introduction: Making a Case for Addiction in Africa; References; Part I: Conceptualization of Addiction; Chapter 2: Addiction in the Light of African Values: Undermining Vitality and Community; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Addiction, Immorality, and Western Ethics; 2.3 Addiction as Incompatible with Vitality; 2.4 Addiction as Incompatible with Community; 2.5 Concluding Remarks on Responding to Addiction; References; Chapter 3: Cannabis Use and Addiction in African Communities
  • A Value or a Vice?3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Cannabis Use and Addiction in Africa; 3.3 Cannabis as a Value in African Communities; 3.4 Cannabis as a Vice and Illegal in African Communities; 3.5 Conclusion; References; Chapter 4: The Moral Question of Addiction: An African Philosophical Perspective; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Literature and Theory; Addiction as a Physical Disorder; Addiction as Behavioural Disorder; African Philosophical Perspectives; 4.3 Discussion; Addiction as a Disease; Addiction as a Behavioural Disorder; African Social Philosophy of Personhood; 4.4 Implications; 4.5 Conclusion
  • 6.3 Proverbs and Traditional Terms and Addiction6.4 Conclusion; References; Chapter 7: Sex Addiction in Contemporary African Fiction: An Analysis of Selected Works of Short Fiction; 7.1 Introduction; 7.2 Understanding Sexual Addiction; 7.3 The Concept of Sexual Addiction in Selected Works; 7.4 Gender Representation; 7.5 Age and Addiction to Sex; 7.6 Morality and Addiction to Sex; 7.7 Conclusion; References; Chapter 8: Popular Culture and Representations of Addiction: Understanding Malawi Urban Music in the Narratives of Drugs and Sex; 8.1 Introduction; 8.2 Understanding Urban Music in Malawi
  • Popular Culture, Malawi Urban Music and the Youth8.3 Understanding Addiction; 8.4 Representations of Addiction in Popular Culture; The Alcohol in Mafo's Songs; The Marijuana in Mafo Songs; Sex Addiction in Mafo; 8.5 Conclusion; References; Chapter 9: Semiotic Creativity and Innovation: Offshoots of Social Media Addiction; 9.1 Introduction: The Internet and Social Media; 9.2 Internet and Social Media in Zambia: Perspectives on Addiction; 9.3 Theoretical and Methodological Appraisal; 9.4 Conceptualizing Social Media; 9.5 Semiotic Creativity and Innovation
Control code
on1107586589
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (319 p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783030135935
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1107586589

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