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Revival and rebellion in colonial central Africa

Karen E. Fields

Revival and rebellion in colonial central Africa

by Karen E. Fields

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Published by Heinemann in Portsmouth, NH .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Zambia,
  • Malawi
    • Subjects:
    • Jehovah"s Witnesses -- Zambia -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Jehovah"s Witnesses -- Malawi -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Christianity and politics -- Zambia -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Christianity and politics -- Malawi -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Millennialism -- Zambia -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Millennialism -- Malawi -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Zambia -- Politics and government -- To 1964.,
    • Malawi -- Politics and government.,
    • Zambia -- Church history -- 20th century.,
    • Malawi -- Church history -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-318) and index.

      StatementKaren E. Fields.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT3091 .F54 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 323 p. :
      Number of Pages323
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL290246M
      ISBN 100435074180
      LC Control Number97194591

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      This chapter lays out the histories under examination. In doing so, it also introduces the notion of “unreasonable histories.” These subaltern histories are unreasonable from the standpoint of evidence (through fragmented archives), politics (by supporting, rather than resisting, colonial states), and in terms of subjects for African history, given that multiracial people defy discrete.   Part of the Nonprofit and Civil Society Studies book series (NCSS, volume 20) Revival and rebellion in colonial central Africa. Princeton: Princeton University Press. Google Scholar. Freston, P. (). Women and Islamic revival in a West African town. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. Google Scholar.

      The history of Africa begins with the emergence of hominids, archaic humans and—at least , years ago—anatomically modern humans (Homo sapiens), in East Africa, and continues unbroken into the present as a patchwork of diverse and politically developing nation states. The earliest known recorded history arose in Ancient Egypt, and later in Nubia, the Sahel, the Maghreb and the Horn of. Nicole Eggers is assistant professor of history at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville and is currently completing a book manuscript Revival and Rebellion in Central Africa. Princeton NJ: Princeton University Press, Higginson, John, “Liberating the Captives: Independent Watchtower as an Avatar of Colonial Revolt in Southern.


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Contests of Conscience: Models of Colonial Domination in South Africa’, in Tensions of Empire, ed. Cooper and Stoler. And see John Barker, ‘Where the Missionary Frontier Ran Ahead of Empire’, p.

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