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Agency and Action in Colonial Africa

Essays for John E. Flint

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African history: c 1500 to c 1900,
  • African history: from c 1900 -,
  • 20th century,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Africa,
  • History - General History,
  • France,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Sub-Saharan Africa,
  • Africa - Central,
  • Modern - General,
  • Flint, John E,
  • History / Modern / General,
  • Administration,
  • History,
  • Accounting - General,
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • Colonial administrators,
  • Colonies,
  • Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsChris Youe (Editor), Tim Stapleton (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9516555M
    ISBN 100333778855
    ISBN 109780333778852

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    A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data Ashcroft, Bill, Post colonial studies: the key concepts / Bill Ashcroft, Gareth Griffiths & Helen Tiffin. – 2nd ed. p. cm. Previous ed. published under title: Key concepts in post-colonial studies. Chapter 7 African Environments in the Colonial Era Christian Jennings Chapter 8 Western Education in Colonial Africa Andrew E. Barnes Chapter 9 Christianity in Colonial Africa Joel E. Tishken Chapter 10 Islam and Colonialism in Africa Jonathan T. Reynolds Chapter 11 Urban Culture and Society Steven J. Salm File Size: 79KB.


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Introduction. The coming of colonialism to Subsaharan Africa generated many forces that historians often describe in abstract terms: peasantization, leadership, nationalism and even colonialism. Such terms often hide or overwhelm the individual experiences of those who, in some way, contributed to the development and demise of colonial Africa.

These 'agents' of empire - intellectuals and peasants, chiefs and ex-slaves, nationalists and colonial officials - symbolise the ambiguities of and limitations on colonial power. Agency and Action in Colonial Africa attempts to capture their role. Faku, the Mpondo and Colonial Advance in the Eastern Cape, / Timothy J.

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