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Published by Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh in Edinburgh .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Identity (Psychology) -- Nigeria.,
  • Internet -- Social aspects -- Nigeria.,
  • Electronic discussion groups -- Nigeria.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 112-122).

StatementBen Moran.
SeriesOccasional papers / University of Edinburgh. Centre of African Studies -- no. 81, Occasional papers (University of Edinburgh. Centre of African Studies) -- no. 81.
ContributionsUniversity of Edinburgh. Centre of African Studies
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBF723.I56 M67 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination122 p. ;
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22405975M

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