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Author Williams, Christian A., author
Title National liberation in postcolonial Southern Africa : a historical ethnography of SWAPO's exile camps / Christian A. Williams, University of the Free State, South Africa
Imprint New York : Cambridge University Press, 2015
book jacket
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 人文社會聯圖  DT1645 .W55 2015    AVAILABLE    30600020107968
Descript xviii, 259 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
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Series African studies series ; 132
African studies series ; 132
Note Based on the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Michigan, 2009, titled: Exile history: an ethnography of the SWAPO camps and the Namibian nation
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-249) and index
Part 1: Camp, nation, history. 1. Liberation movement camps and the past of the present in Southern Africa -- 2. Revisiting an image of a camp : remember Cassinga? -- Part 2: Camps and the formation of a nation -- 3. Living in exile : life and crisis at SWAPO's Kongwa Camp, 1964-1968 -- 4. Ordering the nation : SWAPO in Zambia, 1974-1976 -- 5. "The spy" and the camp : SWAPO in Angola, 1980-1989. -- Part 3: Camps and the production of history -- 6. Namibia's "wall of silence" : challenging national history in the international system -- 7. Reconciliation in Namibia? : narrating the past in a post-camp nation -- 8. The camp and the post-colony
Subject SWAPO -- History
National liberation movements -- Namibia -- History
Exiles -- Namibia -- Social conditions
Exiles -- Africa, Southern -- Social conditions
Memory -- Political aspects -- Namibia
Namibia -- History -- 1946-1990
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