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Decolonizing the African University: Extended Narrative

This essay sought to understand how scholars have understood the relevance of scholarly knowledge through an analysis of education policy and curriculum for “underdeveloped,” vulnerable communities. How have perceptions about the knowledge important for African communities been shaped, delimited,...Read more

"Decolonizing the University" Workflow

Conceptual Framework: AO: These orals documents are framed around Fortun’s conceptualization of discursive risks and gaps (Fortun 2012). Fortun writes that the contemporary Late Industrial period is characterized by complex conditions for which there is no available idiom, no way of thinking that...Read more
Okune, Angela. 2018. Reading Lists [outdated]. UC Irvine. January.

AO: I spent a lot of time drafting my readings lists to initially be very broad. You can see the bibliographies I in fact ended up focusing on (here, here, and here...Read more

PhD Orals at UCI Anthro

When a student begins a graduate program, s/he is not yet a candidate for a graduate degree. According to the UC Irvine Graduate Division website , t o become a candidate for a graduate degree, a student must complete certain academic requirements to achieve the milestone of becoming a candidate...Read more

Content Bibliography: Decolonizing the African University

Meta-Essay: Okune, Angela. 2018. "PhD Orals Document: Decolonizing the African University." PhD Orals Document. UC Irvine Anthropology. October. http://worldpece.org/content/phd-orals-document-decolonizing-african-university/essay Sub-essays: Okune, Angela. 2018. "Ethics and Responsibility.” In PhD...Read more
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