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Author Vansina, Jan.

Title Being colonized : the Kuba experience in rural Congo, 1880-1960 / Jan Vansina.

Published Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  305.896397 VANS    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiii, 342 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Series Africa and the diaspora.
Africa and the diaspora.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Congo: Becoming a Colony -- 2. The Colonial Relationship -- 3. Incidental Conquest -- 4. Company Rule and Its Consequences -- 5. Were the Kuba Nearly Wiped Out? -- 6. Fifty Years of Belgian Rule: An Overview -- 7. A Kingdom Preserved -- 8. Village Life: 1911-1950s -- 9. In Pursuit of Harmony -- 10. Visions for a Different Future -- 11. Toward a New World -- Conclusion: The Experience of Being Colonized.
Subject Kuba (African people) -- Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Social conditions -- History.
Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Colonization.
Congo (Democratic Republic) -- History -- To 1908.
Congo (Democratic Republic) -- History -- 1908-1960.
ISBN 9780299236441 (paperback: alk. paper)
0299236447 (paperback: alk. paper)
9780299236434 (e-book)
0299236439 (e-book)