Femi J. Kolapo and Kwabena O. Akurang-Parry, eds.: African Agency and European Colonialism: Latitudes of Negotiations and Containment.

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Femi J. Kolapo and Kwabena O. Akurang-Parry, eds. African Agency and European Colonialism: Latitudes of Negotiations and Containment. Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 2007. ISBN 978-0-7618-3846-3.

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This work provides insights into important moments in the European colonization project in Africa, and into structural intersections between the active agents of colonialism and the different layers of Africa's socio-political structures. It reveals the indispensability of the African peoples, their pre-colonial establishments, and knowledge of the colonial encounter. The book also clarifies the significant impact that African people's choices, chances, mistakes, and internal politics had in structuring their colonial...

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