Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Author Jones, Hilary, 1971-

Title The métis of Senegal [electronic resource] : urban life and politics in French West Africa / Hilary Jones.

Imprint Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 276 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Signares, habitants, and grumets in the making of Saint Louis -- Métis society and transformations in the colonial economy (1820-70) -- Religion, marriage, and material culture -- Education, association, and an independent press -- From outpost to empire -- Electoral politics and the métis (1870-90) -- Urban politics and the limits of republicanism (1890-1920).
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Racially mixed people -- Senegal -- Saint-Louis -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Sociology, Urban -- Senegal -- Saint-Louis.
Assimilation (Sociology) -- Senegal -- Saint-Louis.
Elite (Social sciences) -- Senegal -- Saint-Louis.
Metropolitan government -- Senegal -- Saint-Louis -- History -- 19th century.
Political leadership -- Senegal -- Saint-Louis -- History -- 19th century.
Saint-Louis (Senegal) -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Saint-Louis (Senegal) -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
France -- Colonies -- Africa -- Administration.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780253006738 (cl alk. paper)
9780253006745 (pb alk. paper)
9780253007056 (e-book)

Available items only