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The political thought of African independence : an anthology of sources / edited by Gregory R. Smulewicz-Zucker with the assistance of Chelsea Schields.

Other author/creatorSmulewicz-Zucker, Gregory R., 1983- editor.
Other author/creatorSchields, Chelsea, editor.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Indianapolis : Hackett Publishing Company, Inc., [2017]
Descriptionxvii, 280 pages ; 23 cm
Subject(s)
Contents Part One: Early visions of independence -- Introduction -- Samuel Crowther -- Letter to the secretaries of the Church Missionary Society, 1841 -- James Africanus Horton -- Advice to the rising generation in West Africa, 1868 -- The Fante Confederation Constitution, 1871 -- Edward Blyden -- The origin and purpose of colonization, 1881 -- W.E.B. Du Bois -- To the nations of the world, 1900 -- Mojola Agbebi -- The West African problem, 1911 -- J.E. Casely Hayford -- Race emancipation -- particular considerations: African nationality, 1911 -- Marcus Garvey -- If you believe the Negro has a soul, 1921 -- Part Two: Paths to independence -- Introduction -- The fifth Pan-African Congress -- Resolutions, 1945 -- Jomo Kenyatta -- Speech at the Kenya African Union, 1952 -- George Padmore -- Communism and Black nationalism, 1956 -- Felix Houphouet-Boigny -- French Africa and the French Union, 1957 -- Charles de Gaulle -- The Franco-African community, 1958 -- The All-African People's Conference -- Resolution on imperialism and colonialism, 1958 -- Bibi Titi Mohammed -- "Travel for TANU": interview, 1958 -- Sekou Toure -- The political leader considered as the representative of a culture, 1959 -- Gamal Abdel Nasser -- The philosophy of the revolution, 1959 -- Harold Macmillan -- Wind of change, 1960 -- Henrik Verwoerd -- Response to Macmillan -- Patrice Lumumba -- Two speeches, 1960 -- The United Nations -- Declaration on Granting Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples, 1960 -- K.A. Busia -- The challenge of nationalism, 1962 -- Part Three: Independence struggles -- Introduction -- Karari Njama -- Reflections on the Mau Mau oath, 1952 -- Albert Luthuli -- The road to freedom is via the cross, 1952 -- The Algerian National Liberation Front -- Proclamation of the FLN, 1954 -- The Federation of South African Women -- The Women's charter, 1954 -- The South African Congress of the People -- The Freedom Charter, 1955 -- The People's Movement for the Liberation of Angola, 1956 -- Ndabaningi Sithole -- White supremacy and African nationalism, 1959 -- Nelson Mandela -- I am prepared to die, 1964 -- Ian Smith -- Announcement of unilateral declaration of independence, 1965 -- Harold Wilson -- Position of the British government on the unilateral declaration of independence by Rhodesia, 1965 -- Amilcar Cabral -- The weapon of theory, 1966 -- Andimba Toivo ya Toivo -- Freedom for Namibia, 1968 -- Emeka Ojukwu -- The Ahiara Declaration, 1969 -- Eduardo Mondlane -- The struggle for independence in Mozambique, 1969 -- Part Four: Legitimating independence -- Introduction -- Kwame Nkrumah -- I speak of freedom, 1961 -- Tom Mboya -- Tensions in African development, 1961 -- Kabaka Mutesa II -- Decision to co-operate with Uganda, 1961 -- Sir Ahmadu Bello -- Regional government, 1962 -- Julius Nyerere -- Ujamaa: the basis of African socialism, 1962 -- Organization of African Unity -- Founding charter, 1963 -- Haile Selassie I -- A call to African leaders, 1963 -- Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa -- Addis Ababa, 1963 -- Nnamdi Azikiwe -- Tribalism: a pragmatic instrument for national unity, 1964 -- Jomo Kenyatta -- A one party system, 1964 -- Leopold Sedar Senghor -- African socialist humanism, 1964 -- Kwame Nkrumah -- Consciencism, 1964 -- Kanyama Chiume and ex-Malawian ministers -- Appeal to the U.N. and O.A.U -- J.B. Danquah -- Letter from prison to Kwame Nkrumah, 1964 -- Vera Chirwa -- Origins of the cabinet crisis, 1964 -- Obafemi Awolowo -- Thoughts on Nigerian constitution, 1966 -- Kenneth Kaunda -- African development and foreign aid, 1966 -- The Tanganyika African National Union -- The Arusha Declaration: on the policy of self-reliance in Tanzania, 1967.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Genre/formHistory.
LCCN 2016035840
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