African Journal of
History and Culture

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Hist. Cult.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-6672
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJHC
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 191

Full Length Research Paper

Global networking and the fate of family in Ethiopia

Belayneh Girma
  • Belayneh Girma
  • Dilla University, Ethiopia.
  • Google Scholar

  •  Received: 11 May 2017
  •  Accepted: 06 June 2017
  •  Published: 28 February 2018


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