African Voices of the Global Past: 1500 to the Present, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

African Voices of the Global Past

1500 to the Present, 1st Edition

By Trevor R. Getz

Routledge

240 pages

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Description

This book focuses on retelling many of the important episodes in the global past (c.1500–present) from African points of view. It discusses the events and trends of global significance: the Atlantic slave system, the industrial revolution, World Wars I and II, and decolonization.

Table of Contents

Introduction -- Naming and Framing a Crime Against Humanity -- Prophetesses and “Native Capitalists” -- When Satiety and Avarice Marry, Hunger Is Born -- Isaac Fadoyebo at the Battle of Nyron -- Pathways to Decolonization -- Moroccan Feminism as Universal Feminism

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL053000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / African
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies