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Author Gamble, Harry, author

Title Contesting French West Africa : battles over schools and the colonial order, 1900-1950 / Harry Gamble
Published Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2017
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Description 1 online resource
Series France overseas
France overseas.
Contents Conflicting visions : framing French West Africa -- The lessons of war : rethinking the originaires -- Toward the interior : rural schools and colonial reform -- Reorienting African schoolteachers : agents of the future -- Léopold Sédar Senghor and the popular front : new possibilities for reform -- The national revolution in AOF : debating the future during the war years -- Gaullist hesitations : from the Brazzaville conference to the liberation -- The education of African "citizens" : struggles over integration
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Education -- Political aspects -- Africa, French-speaking West.
Education -- Africa, French-speaking West -- French influences.
Educational change -- Africa, French-speaking West.
Africa, French-speaking West -- History.
France -- Colonies -- Africa -- Administration.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1496202325 (electronic bk.)
1496202341 (electronic bk.)
9781496202321 (electronic bk.)
9781496202345 (electronic bk.)