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作者 Ocobock, Paul, 1980- author
書名 An uncertain age : the politics of manhood in Kenya / Paul Ocobock
出版項 Athens : Ohio University Press, [2017]
國際標準書號 9780821422632 (hc : alk. paper)
9780821422649 (pb : alk. paper)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 傅斯年圖書館西文圖書區  DT433.575 O17 2017    在架上    30530001299171
說明 xi, 356 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
系列 New African histories
New African histories series
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-347) and index
An "arbitrary line" : male initiation and colonial authority -- "I wanted to make something of myself" : migration, wage labor, and earning an age -- "I saw a paradise" : growing up on the streets of a colonial city -- "The old way ... the only way" : corporal punishment and a community of disciplinarians -- "Jaili Watoto," the children's jail : reforming the young male offender -- "In the past, the country belonged to the young men" : freedom fighting at an uncertain age -- "We're the Wamumu boys" : defeating Mau Mau, creating youth at the end of empire -- "An army without guns" : the National Youth Service and age in Kenyatta's Kenya -- Conclusion : #gocutmyhusband
主題 Coming of age -- Kenya -- History -- 20th century
Masculinity -- Political aspects -- Kenya -- History -- 20th century
Young men -- Kenya -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Conflict of generations -- Kenya -- History -- 20th century
Kenya -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Kenya -- Colonial influence
Kenya -- Politics and government -- To 1963
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