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Swahili state and society : the political economy of an African language

Author: Ali Al'Amin Mazrui; Alamin M Mazrui
Publisher: Nairobi : East African Educational Publishers ; London : James Currey, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text examines the social and political impact of the Swahili language.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ali Al'Amin Mazrui; Alamin M Mazrui
ISBN: 0852557299 9780852557297 0852557299 9780852557297
OCLC Number: 441402890
Description: 171, v str. ; 21 cm
Contents: Part One Kiswahili and the politics of change: detribalization; class formation; political participation; secularization; science and technology. Part Two The history: from precolonial times to the Maji Maji rebellion (1905); from World War I to World War II; medium of education; economic and political integration; cultural nationalism; East African integration; Kiswahili international. Part Three Kiswahili, dependency and decolonization: detribalization and class-formation; expanding popular partcipation; secularization; western science and African dependency; towards decolonization.
Responsibility: Ali A. Mazrui and Alamin M. Mazrui.

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