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By Fassil Demissie

The twentieth century witnessed the large-scale displacement and dispersal of populations the world over due to significant political upheavals, between them the 2 eu wars, decolonization and the chilly battle. those significant occasions have been through globalization which sped up loose exchange and the mobility of capital, new applied sciences of communique, and the flow of individuals, commodities, rules, and cultures internationally. This booklet explores the complexity of African migration and diaspora, the discourse of ‘diaspora engagement’ and new versions of citizenship and transnationalism within the context of those issues.

This publication used to be initially released as a unique factor of African and Black Diaspora: a global Journal.

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