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What is Local Governance ?

What is Local Governance ? Local Governance Local governance can be defined as the exercise of economic, political and administrative authority to manage a country’s affairs at local levels. It refers to a system to which fundamental functions, appropriate resources and clearly identified responsibilities are present at sub national levels …

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The Politics of Nationhood in Ayi Kwei Arma’s The Beautyful Ones Are Not Yet Born and Wole Soyinka’s The Interpreters

The Politics of Nationhood in Ayi Kwei Arma’s The Beautyful Ones Are Not Yet Born and Wole Soyinka’s The Interpreters Introduction Since the second world war, and particularly during the period of decolonization and neo-colonialism in Africa, African writing has be preoccupied by the themes of colonial invasion and its …

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Summary of Marigolds

A literary Surgery

Summary of Marigolds Writer:             Subramani Nationality:     Indian The essay ‘Marigolds’ is written by Subramani. This essay represents the writing and image from the distant land of New Zealand and South Pacific. The writer carries with her strong images of Indian contentment to a distant land where they seem …

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Ralph Freedman’s Siddhartha: Introduction and Summary

A literary Surgery

Ralph Freedman’s Siddhartha: Introduction and Summary Writer:              Ralph Freedman Nationality:      German Education:         Ph.D. This essay is an introduction to Siddhartha, one of the greatest novel of 20th century by Hermann Hesse. Professor Freedman, the writer of the essay, writes it in convincing and powerful language. The novel …

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Summary of Origin of Species

A literary Surgery

Summary of Origin of Species Writer:     E. Royston Pike Write a summary of the essay ‘Origin of Species’. This theory incorporates within three points: Natural selection Struggle for existence iii. Survival of the fittest Darwin’s evolutionary theory was reaction against the biblic notion of man. Bible holds that man …

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Types of Essays

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Types of Essays Essay as a form of literature is highly personal by nature because the author expresses his personal ideas and opinions on some topic. There are not strict rule of writing essays. However, every essay has its introduction, body and end. Essays are divided into different types such …

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