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Namibia under South African rule : mobility & containment, 1915-46

Author: Patricia Hayes; "Trees Never Meet" (Project)
Publisher: Oxford [England] : James Currey ; Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Conference publication : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

Tracing developments in Namibia from 1915 to 1946, the contributors examine its history through the themes of the migration and containment of its peoples.


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Genre/Form: History
Conference papers and proceedings
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Namibia under South African rule.
Oxford [England] : James Currey ; Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, 1998
(DLC) 98011463
Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Hayes; "Trees Never Meet" (Project)
OCLC Number: 606938569
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 330 pages) : illustrations, maps
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: "Trees Never Meet": mobility & containment, an overview 1915-1946 / Jeremy Silvester, Marion Wallace, & Patricia Hayes --
Vagrancy, law & "shadow knowledge": internal pacification, 1915-1939 / Robert J. Gordon --
"A person is never angry for nothing": women, VD & Windhoek / Marion Wallace --
Beasts, boundaries & buildings: the survival & creation of pastoral economies in Southern Namibia 1915-1935 / Jeremy Silvester --
The "famine of the dams": gender, labour & politics in colonial Ovamboland 1929-1930 / Patricia Hayes --
"We have been captives long enough, we want to be free": land, uniforms & politics in the history of Herero in the interwar period / Gesine Krüger & Dag Henrichsen --
Power & trade in precolonial & early colonial Northern Kaokoland, 1860s-1940s / Michael Bollig --
"We live in a Manga": constraint, resistance & transformation on a native reserve / Ben Fuller, Jr. --
Migration in Ovamboland: the Oshigambo & Elim parishes 1925-1935 / Harri Siiskonen --
Generational struggles & social mobility in Western Ovambo communities 1915-1954 / Meredith McKittrick --
"Ondillimani!": Iipumbu ya Tshilongo & the ambiguities of resistance in Ovambo / Wolfram Hartmann --
The moveable frontier: the Namibia-Angola boundary demarcation 1926-1928 / Randolph Vigne with "Onhaululi" by Petrus Ndongo.
Other Titles: Namibia
Responsibility: edited by Patricia Hayes [and others] (the "Trees Never Meet" project).


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Namibian history is notoriously under-researched. Much important work has been done in recent years in doctoral and other theses but very little of this has been published. The first three decades of Read more...

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