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Title Agency and action in colonial Africa : essays for John E. Flint / edited by Chris Youé and Tim Stapleton.

Published Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave, 2001.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  967.031 AGEN    AVAILABLE
Physical description x, 219 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary The individual experiences of those who, in some way, contributed to the development and demise of colonial Africa are often overlooked. These "agents" of empire--intellectuals and peasants, chiefs and ex-slaves, nationalists and colonial officials--symbolize the ambiguities of and limitation on colonial power. "Agency and Action attempts to capture their legacies.
Other author Youé, Christopher P.
Stapleton, Timothy J. (Timothy Joseph), 1967-
Subject Flint, John E.
Colonial administrators -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- History.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa -- Administration.
France -- Colonies -- Africa -- Administration.
Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Politics and government -- 1884-1960.
Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Politics and government -- 1960-
ISBN 0333778855