One Zambia, many histories : towards a history of post-colonial Zambia

TitleOne Zambia, many histories : towards a history of post-colonial Zambia
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2008
Series EditorJ.B. Gewald, M. Hinfelaar, and G. Macola
Series titleAfrika-Studiecentrum series
Pagination - XII, 304
Date Published2008///
Place PublishedLeiden [etc.]
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number978 90 04 16594 6 ; 1570-9310
Keywords2005, conference papers (form), economic conditions, political conditions, religion, Zambia

This book takes an impartial look at the postcolonial history of Zambia, examining political unity and dissent, the public role of religion (Roman Catholicism, the Charismatic churches, and Islam), the economy and the State, and new and old forms of politics in the Third Republic. It is the outcome of a conference organized by the network for Historical Research in Zambia, in Lusaka August 2005. There are contributions by Jan-Bart Gewald, Marja Hinfelaar, Giacomo Macola, David M. Gordon, Andrew J. DeRoche, Miles Larmer, Austin M. Cheyeka, Felix J. Phiri, Hugh Macmillan, Karen Tranberg Hansen, Friday E. Mulenga, Bizeck. J. Phiri, and Jeremy Gold. [ASC Leiden abstract]

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