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Published by New York University Press in [New York] .
Written in English


  • Nationalism -- Africa

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Series[Man and society series]
LC ClassificationsDT31 H56 1969
The Physical Object
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17479741M

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Chatham House's massive pre-war survey, The Colonial Problem, deals with the subject from both these angles -- the international and the administrative. But, like most other pre-war studies, it is based on an implicit assumption -- that, in some form, European authority over the colonial territories, and particularly colonial Africa, will continue for an indefinite period. The book's primary aim is to present the broad picture of Africa in the last decades of colonial rule. The theme of nationalism occupies a prominent place: four chapters are devoted to its analysis, including the contributions of women, which have generally been ignored. nationalism as a movement started in Africa during the colonization and was against this form of domination. The b eginning of this movement has started indirectly at the first step of th e Author: Jean-Philippe Gunn. The improvement of indigenous products such Oil, the introduction new crops such as cotton and cocoa, and 'thc breeds of cattie ennchcd the Alrican economies. The colonialists placed forestry on a scientific basis, opened diamond, gold, and tin mines, and rapidly increased trade throughout Africa.

THE RISE OF NATIONALISM IN COLONIAL AFRICA: THE CASE OF COLONIAL MALAWI The years of colonial rule in Malawi (formerly Nyasaland) were characterised by the imposition of a political and social system whereby a superior Euro-pean authority attempted to exercise its will over a territory already populated by by: 8. Nationalism for many African peoples, perhaps for all African peoples, appears as the road to freedom and to progress not only be- cause it leads to the end of imperialist rule, but also and above all because it conveys the necessary modern reorganisa-. Basil Davidson. tion of colonial Size: 71KB. Africa - Colonial History: Books. 1 - 20 of results Grid View Grid. List View List. Add to Wishlist. Read an excerpt of this book! This work is the first comprehensive history of the Lebanese migrant communities of colonial French West Africa, a vast expanse that covered present-day Senegal, Côte d'Ivoire, Mali, Guinea, Benin and. Modern African Nationalism seizing African territories, but the Africans simply wanted their territories back and the freedom to live their lives as they saw surge in African nationalism was fueled by several catalytic factors besides the oppressive colonial experience itself: missionary churches,File Size: KB.