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Diaspora and nation in the Indian Ocean : transnational histories of race and urban space in Tanzania

Author: Ned Bertz
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The vibrant Swahili coast port city of Dar es Salaam--literally, the "Haven of Peace"--Hosts a population reflecting a legacy of long relations with the Arabian Peninsula and a diaspora emanating in waves from the Indian subcontinent. By the 1960s, after decades of European imperial intrusions, Tanzanian nationalist forces had peacefully dismantled the last British colonial structures of racial segregation and put  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bertz, Ned.
Diaspora and nation in the Indian Ocean.
Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, 2015
(DLC) 2015015819
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ned Bertz
ISBN: 0824857399 0824868358 9780824868352 9780824857394
OCLC Number: 929917287
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Diaspora and nation in the Indian Ocean --
Building colonial schools and constructing race --
Indian Ocean world cinema --
Educating the nation --
Transnational films in national cinema halls.
Responsibility: Ned Bertz.

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Based on a range of archival, oral, and newspaper sources from Tanzania and India, this book explores the history of cross-cultural encounters that shaped regional ideas of diaspora and nationhood  Read more...

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