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Author Straker, Jay, 1967-

Title Youth, nationalism, and the Guinean Revolution [electronic resource] / Jay Straker.

Imprint Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 264 p. : ill., map.
Series African systems of thought
African systems of thought.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-257) and index.
Contents Introduction: Whose re-imagined community? -- Imagining and instituting a new youth -- Envisioning youth across the border of independence -- Ideologies of schooling, teachers' authority, and cultural revolution -- The rise of militant theater -- Ventures and misadventures in the revolutionary forest -- Construing and constructing the nation's margins : troubles with the forest and forestiers -- Forestier itineraries across revolutionary pedagogical domains -- Forestier stories of militant theater : discovering the motives and moralities of a revolutionary state -- Conclusion: Nationalism and memory after the revolution.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Youth -- Guinea -- Political activity -- History -- 20th century.
Political socialization -- Guinea -- History -- 20th century.
Social classes -- Guinea -- History -- 20th century.
Theater and state -- Guinea -- History -- 20th century.
Nationalism -- Guinea -- History -- 20th century.
Postcolonialism -- Guinea.
Revolutions and socialism -- Guinea.
Guinea -- History -- Autonomy and independence movements.
Guinea -- Politics and government -- 1958-1984.
Guinea -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Guinea -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780253352880 (cloth : alk. paper)
0253352886 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780253220592 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0253220599 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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