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Race, resistance, and the Boy Scout movement in British Colonial Africa

Timothy Parsons

Race, resistance, and the Boy Scout movement in British Colonial Africa

by Timothy Parsons

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Published by Ohio University Press in Athens, Ohio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scouting (Youth activity) -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa.,
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa -- Administration.,
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- Africa -- Race relations -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-315) and index.

    StatementTimothy H. Parsons.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHS3270.A35 P37 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 315 p. :
    Number of Pages315
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17921168M
    ISBN 100821415956, 0821415964
    LC Control Number2004015380

    He received his Ph.D. from the Johns Hopkins University in He is the author of The African Rank-and-File (Heinemann, ), The East African Army Mutinies and the Making of Modern East Africa (Praeger, ), and Race, Resistance and the Boy Scout Movement in British Colonial Africa (Ohio University Press, ). He is currently. Scouting has sometimes become entangled in social controversies such as in nationalist resistance movements in ng was introduced to Africa by British officials as an instrument of colonial authority [citation needed] but became a subversive challenge to the legitimacy of British imperialism as Scouting fostered solidarity amongst African Scouts.

    Race, Resistance and the Boy Scout Movement in British Colonial Africa. Athens: Ohio University Press, This is the only book length treatment of the Boy Scout movement in colonial Africa. It focuses primarily on scouting in English-speaking eastern and southern Africa. Race Resistance and the Boy Scout Movement In British Colonial Africa: In British Colonial Africa liked it avg rating — 4 ratings — published — 4 editions/5.

      This volume considers the military, economic, and political significance of Africa during World War II. The essays feature new research and innovative approaches to the historiography of Africa and bring to the fore issues of race, gender, and labor during the war, topics that have not yet Author: Judith A. Byfield. Parsons is the author of several books, including Race, Resistance and the Boy Scout Movement in British Colonial Africa; The Army Mutinies and the Making of Modern East Africa; The African Rank-and-File: Social Implications of Colonial Service in the King’s African Rifles, –; and The British Imperial Century, – A.


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