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Paden, John N.

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Works: 72 works in 222 publications in 2 languages and 6,101 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Biography  History  Bibliography  Catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
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Most widely held works about John N Paden
 
Most widely held works by John N Paden
Muslim civic cultures and conflict resolution : the challenge of democratic federalism in Nigeria by John N Paden( )

17 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Examines how a diverse country with a significant Muslim population is working to make the transition to a democratic society, balancing rule-of-law concerns against rising communal tensions"--Provided by publisher
The African experience( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First major interdisciplinary U.S. college textbook on African studies contains lectures, essays, and syllabusl. Overview of African history and culture
Religion and political culture in Kano by John N Paden( Book )

18 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Africa: a comparative handbook by Donald George Morrison( Book )

24 editions published between 1972 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Africa presents political, economic and social data for 41 black African nations. The first edition was published in 1972 and included only data on 32 countries - which was the total number of independent African nations at that time. Enlarging on the first edition, this second edition covers in detail important aspects of the countries included, from demography to political development and social mobilization to a modern comparative analysis of African states. Black Africa is a complete and comprehensive handbook. The first edition of Black Africa won a Book of the Year Award from the American Library Association
Values, identities, and national integration : empirical research in Africa( Book )

9 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding Black Africa : data and analysis of social change and nation building by Donald G Morrison( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faith and politics in Nigeria : Nigeria as a pivotal state in the Muslim world by John N Paden( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Does Nigeria's influence extend beyond the region? John N. Paden answers this very question, contending that Nigeria is globally significant for a multitude of reasons, not least of which for the political resiliency it has demonstrated despite its complex ethnolinguistic and religious diversity. He argues that Nigeria, with a population that is almost evenly divided between Muslims and Christians, could serve uniquely as a model for interreligious political accommodation and as a bridging actor in global politics between the West and the Muslim world."--Jacket
Ahmadu Bello, Sardauna of Sokoto : values and leadership in Nigeria by John N Paden( Book )

9 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religion and conflict in Nigeria : countdown to the 2015 elections by John N Paden( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nigeria -- its vast population evenly split between Muslim and Christian -- is counting down to another presidential election, scheduled for February 2015. This report raises a number of questions about the relationship of religious identity and internal conflict and the consequences of a polarized election. Do religious symbols exacerbate or mitigate conflict, especially during an electoral season? What are the interfaith efforts to ameliorate or mitigate ethno-religious conflict? What are the consequences of a polarized election?"--Publisher's web site
Postelection conflict management in Nigeria : the challenges of national unity by John N Paden( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The African experience by J. N Paden( Book )

19 editions published between 1970 and 1989 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Muhammadu Buhari : the challenges of leadership in Nigeria by John N Paden( )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This authorized biography of the current president of Nigeria provides an up-close look at the life of a major ally of the West in the fight against terrorism, poverty, and corruption. The book covers Buhari's early life and education, his military career, and his brief stint as military of state before he was deposed in a coup. A beacon for democracy in Africa, Buhari is the only Nigerian opposition candidate to be elected to the presidency. The book examines the first year of his presidency, looking at the immense security, economic, and political challenges he faces and the bold moves he is making to tackle them with support at home and abroad."--Provided by publisher
The African experience by John N Paden( Book )

10 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Midterm challenges in Nigeria : elections, parties, and regional conflict by John N Paden( )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Echoes of the 2011 national elections in Nigeria, when extreme violence rocked the north of the country, remain strong in the lead-up to the country's scheduled 2015 elections. This report assesses the emerging political party system at this midpoint and searches for lessons from the country's historic pattern of election-related conflict
The African experience by J. N Paden( Book )

9 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The African experience( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The African experience by John N Paden( Book )

2 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Influence of religious elites on political culture and community integration in Kano, Nigeria by John N Paden( Book )

4 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The African experience, v. 3a : Bibliography( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Index to the Paden collection of Arabic materials by Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies( Book )

in Arabic and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Muslim civic cultures and conflict resolution : the challenge of democratic federalism in Nigeria
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Understanding Black Africa : data and analysis of social change and nation buildingFaith and politics in Nigeria : Nigeria as a pivotal state in the Muslim world
Alternative Names
John N. Paden Amerikaans universitair docent (1937-)

Naber Paden, John 1937-

Paden, John Naber 1937-

Languages
English (162)

Arabic (2)