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The Africans : a reader

Author: Ali AlʼAmin Mazrui; Toby Kleban Levine
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Praeger, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Text developed as a companion volume to the public television series, The Africans, co-produced by the British Broadcasting Corporation and WETA/TV, Washington, D.C.

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Genre/Form: Television programs
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Africans.
New York, N.Y. : Praeger, 1986
(OCoLC)569182779
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ali AlʼAmin Mazrui; Toby Kleban Levine
ISBN: 0030062098 9780030062094 0030062128 9780030062124 0275920739 9780275920739
OCLC Number: 12941280
Notes: "Praeger special studies. Praeger scientific."
Text developed as a companion volume to the public television series, The Africans, co-produced by the British Broadcasting Corporation and WETA/TV, Washington, D.C.
Includes indexes.
Description: xviii, 348 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Indigenous Africa / Christopher Davis-Roberts --
Anatomy of a continent / Merrick Posnansky --
The triple heritage of lifestyles / Elliott P. Skinner --
New gods / Lamin Sanneh --
Exploitation / Robert I. Rotberg --
New conflicts / Pearl T. Robinson --
In search of stability: independence and experimentation / Fred M. Hayward --
A garden of Eden in decay? / Victor Olorunsola, with the assistance of Dan Muhwezi --
A conflict of cultures / Elliott P. Skinner, Gwendolyn Mikell --
Africa in the world / Victor T. Le Vine --
Africa is one: the view from the Sahara / Ali A. Mazrui --
The cultural diaspora / Mbye Cham.
Other Titles: Africans (Television program)
Responsibility: senior editor, Ali A. Mazrui ; managing editor, Toby Kleban Levine ; coordinating editors, Tracy Burke Carrier, Frieda Lindfield Werden.

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