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New Media in Kenya: Putting Ethnicity in Perspective
(IGI Global, 2011)
The way the media processes, frames, and passes on information either to the government or to the people affects the function of the political system. This chapter discusses the interaction between new media and ethnicity ...
Sports: On the right track
(Institute of Economic Affairs, 2011)
This paper is written on the premise that Kenyan youth participation in sports and recreation is not well documented. The paper therefore tracks sports in Kenya from pre-colonial, colonial and post colonial periods with a ...
Factors Influencing Enrolment in External Degree Programme
(LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, 2011)
he demand for higher education has been so high such that face-to-face mode of content delivery cannot effectively accomodate all the students who want to invest in University education.This has resulted to universities ...
Advocacy in Reproductive Health a Kenyan Situation and Reflection
(LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, 2012-11-20)
Sustained advocacy on sexual and reproductive health in Kenya is of paramount importance in the fight of maintaining the human race and dignity. Advocacy plays an important part in shaping the local policy and funding ...
The Role of Forest Resources in theStrategies of Rural Communities Coping with the HIV/AIDS Epidemic in Sub-Saharan Africa
(Springer Link, 2011)
The HIV pandemic has had dramatic effects on rural livelihoods in Africa. In rural communities only a few people have access to treatment due to high prices of medicine, poor health infrastructure, and long distances to ...
Prescribed Diets in HIV Malnourished Children
(Lambert Academic Publishing, 2012-07)
The role of good nutrition in mitigating the effects of HIV/AIDS is well documented but little is known about the effectiveness of prescribed diets in malnourished HIV infected children. This book is a result of a study ...
The Role of Biological Technologies in Land Quality Management: Drivers for Farmer’s Adoption in the Central Highlands of Kenya
We established hedges of calliandra, leucaena, napier, and their combinations along the contours on slopes of between 5 and 40% as options for soil and nutrient management on steep arable landscapes. Hedge biomass was ...
Studies and Global Perspectives of Second Language Teaching and Learning
(Information Age Publishing, 2013-02-12)
Nairobi’s Matatu Men Portrait of a Subculture
"Nairobi’s Matatu Men. Portrait of a Subculture” marks the beginning of our Text series that pays tribute to the academic efforts in East Africa. Due to a rather commercial publishing industry and lack of relevant institutions, ...
Copper Based Solar Cell Materials
(LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, 2013-01-15)
In this work, CuxOy and ZnO:Al thin films on plain glass substrates have been deposited as single thin films for property characterization by reactive DC Magnetron Sputtering and evaporation techniques using an Edward Auto ...