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"› An Analysis of Mahmood Mamdani’s...

"› An Analysis of Mahmood Mamdani’s Citizen and Subject; Contemporary https://unitedblackbooks.org/collections/50-must-read-books-for-african-americans/products/an-analysis-of-mahmood-mamdani-s-citizen-and-subject-contemporary-africa-and-the-legacy-of-late-colonialism-e-book _____________________________________ ' In analyzing the obstacles to democratization in post- independence Africa, Mahmood Mamdani offers a bold, insightful account of colonialism's legacy--a bifurcated power that mediated racial domination through tribally organized local authorities, reproducing racial identity in citizens and ethnic identity in subjects. Many writers have understood colonial rule as either ''direct'' (French) or ''indirect'' (British), with a third variant--apartheid--as exceptional. This benign terminology, Mamdani shows, masks the fact that these were actually variants of a despotism. While direct rule denied rights to subjects on racial grounds, indirect rule' https://unitedblackbooks.org/collections/50-must-read-books-for-african-americans/products/an-analysis-of-mahmood-mamdani-s-citizen-and-subject-contemporary-africa-and-the-legacy-of-late-colonialism-e-book " #Bookaddictsph #Blackbusinessboom #MoorBooksNow #BlackOwnedBookstore #UnitedBlackLibrary
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