Patience Akpan

Assoc Professor

  • 53 Citations
  • 4 h-Index
20022017
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Personal profile

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, University of Alberta

… → 2003

MA, Carleton University

… → 1996

BA, University of Calabar

… → 1984

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Research Output 2002 2017

  • 53 Citations
  • 4 h-Index
  • 8 Article
  • 1 Chapter
4 Citations

The Digital Gender Divide: Confronting Obstacles to Women's Development in Africa

Alozie, N. & Akpan, P., Jan 1 2017, In : Development Policy Review. 35, 2, p. 137-160 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

information and communication technology
communication technology
gender
information technology
gender disparity
2 Citations

Global liberalization on homosexuality: Explaining the African gap

Alozie, N., Thomas, K. & Akpan, P., Feb 28 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Social Science Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Homosexuality
homosexuality
liberalization
urbanization
Urbanization
14 Citations

Sizing up information and communication technologies as agents of political development in sub-Saharan Africa

Alozie, N., Akpan, P. & Foster, W. A., Sep 2011, In : Telecommunications Policy. 35, 8, p. 752-763 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

political development
communication technology
information technology
Communication
Anchors

Coordination, convergence or contradiction: Information and communication technologies for integration and development in southern Africa and the southern cone

Akpan, P. & Parmentier, M. J. C., Apr 15 2010, The Rise of Technological Power in the South. Palgrave Macmillan, p. 300-319 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Southern Africa
Information and communication technology
6 Citations
technology adoption
information and communication technology
micro level
communication technology
information technology