Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 December 2021

240 Pages

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9781787385504

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African Political Thought

An Intellectual History of the Quest for Freedom

Author Stephen Chan

A Hurst Publication

  • A fascinating history of ideas about independent Africa's political future, from liberation leaders, African American allies and towering postcolonial writers to present-day debates.
  • Includes studies of Marcus Garvey, W.E.B. DuBois, Frantz Fanon, Kwame Nkrumah, Biko, Mandela, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, and Ngugi wa Thiong'o.
  • A critical examination with predictions for the future.