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A history of African higher education from antiquity to the present : a critical synthesis

Author: Y G-M Lulat
Publisher: Westport, Connecticut (U.S.A.) ; London : Praeger, 2005.
Series: Studies in higher education.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a survey of the history of higher education - principally universities - in Africa. The geographical coverage of this book encompasses the entire continent, from Afro-Arab Islamic Africa in  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Y G-M Lulat
ISBN: 0313320616 9780313320613
OCLC Number: 912589240
Notes: Índice.
Bibliografía: p. [545]-602.
Description: XII, 624 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Preface Introduction Pre-modern Africa Afro-Arab Islamic Africa Anglophone Africa Anglophone Africa--II: Ethiopia, Liberia, South Africa Europhone Africa Thematic Perspective: The Role of Foreign Aid Conclusion: The Colonial Legacy Appendix I: An Exploration into the Provenance of the Modern African University Appendix II: The Historical Antecedents of the Disjuncture Between Pre-Modern and Modern Africa Appendix III: The European Colonial Empires in Africa on the Eve of Political Independence Glossary Bibliography Index
Series Title: Studies in higher education.
Responsibility: Y. G-M. Lulat.

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"Lulat has compiled a great amount of information on African higher education (interpreted in the broadest sense) across history. The result is an encyclopedic compendium of data that complements for Read more...

 
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