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Author Oduntan, Oluwatoyin, author
Title Power, culture and modernity in Nigeria : beyond the colony / Oluwatoyin Oduntan
Imprint Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, 2018
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  DT515.45.E35 O39 2018    AVAILABLE    30600020122652
Descript x, 191 pages ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Routledge studies in the modern history of Africa
Routledge studies in the modern history of Africa
Note Before the modern : the burden of origins and traditions -- Incipient order : settlers and returnees making the nation (1850-1880) -- Making monarchy : political centralization on the colonial margin, 1893-1914 -- Making the nation : identity and modernity on a colonial margin, 1918-1940 -- Elites know their boundaries : power in medical discourses 1937-1950 -- A nation unfulfilled : global ideas, Nigerian nationalism and the reorientation of elite power in Abeokuta, 1930-1950 -- Conclusion
Includes bibliographical references (pages 172-187) and index
Subject Nigeria -- History -- 19th century
Nigeria -- History -- 20th century
Egba (African people) -- Politics and government
Power (Social sciences) -- Nigeria -- History
Elite (Social sciences) -- Nigeria -- History
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