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Archie Mafeje

Author: Bongani Nyoka; National Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences (South Africa)
Publisher: Cape Town, South Africa : HSRC Press, 2019. ©2019
Series: Voices of liberation.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Voices of Liberation: Archie Mafeje should be understood as an attempt to contextualise Mafeje's work and thinking and adds to gripping intellectual biographies of African intellectuals by African researchers. Mafeje's scholarship can be categorised into three broad areas: a critique of epistemological and methodological issues in the social sciences; the land and agrarian question in sub-Saharan Africa; and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Archie Mafeje; Archie Mafeje
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bongani Nyoka; National Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences (South Africa)
ISBN: 9780796925640 079692564X
OCLC Number: 1101875097
Description: xv, 272 pages : illustrations; 21 cm.
Contents: Preface Part I: His Life Introduction: locating MafejeFamily background and influences Intellectual and political background Cambridge and beyond Life in exile Return from exile Part II: His Voice The Ideology of 'Tribalism' The Problem of Anthropology in Historical Perspective: An Inquiry into the Growth of the Social Sciences On the Articulation of Modes of Production Peasants in Sub-Saharan Africa Soweto and its Aftermath South Africa: The Dynamics of a Beleaguered State Democracy, Civil Society and Governance in Africa Part III: His Legacy Mafeje's Legacy Letter from Dana El-Baz to the CODESRIA Community Select Bibliography Permissions Photos of Archie Mafeje
Series Title: Voices of liberation.
Responsibility: Bongani Nyoka.

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Contextualises Archie Mafeje's work and thinking and adds to intellectual biographies of African intellectuals by African researchers. Part I discusses Mafeje's intellectual and political influences.  Read more...

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