New Perspectives on the Sierra Leone Krio
Language: en
Pages: 347
Authors: Mac Dixon-Fyle
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Peter Lang

The ex-slave, Krio population of Freetown, Sierra Leone - an amalgam of ethnicities drawn from several parts of the African continent - is a fascinating study i
Democratization and Human Security in Postwar Sierra Leone
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Joseph J. Bangura
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-29 - Publisher: Springer

This edited collection is the first book-length project to undertake a multidisciplinary study of democratization and human security in the post war nation of S
Historical Dictionary of Women in Sub-Saharan Africa
Language: en
Pages: 520
Authors: Kathleen Sheldon
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-04 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This second edition of Historical Dictionary of Women in Sub-Saharan Africa contains a chronology, an introduction, appendixes, and a bibliography. The dictiona
The Politics of Biography in Africa
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Anaïs Angelo
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-01 - Publisher: Routledge

Bringing together historians, political scientists, and literary analysts, this volume shows how biographical narratives can shed light on alternative, little k
Understanding West Africas Ebola Epidemic
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Ibrahim Abdullah
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-15 - Publisher: Zed Books Ltd.

From 2013 to 2015, over 11,000 people across West Africa lost their lives to the deadliest outbreak of the Ebola virus in history. Crucially, this epidemic mark
The Temne of Sierra Leone
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Joseph J. Bangura
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-09 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Much of the research and study of the formation of Sierra Leone focuses almost exclusively on the role of the so-called Creoles, or descendants of ex-slaves fro
Black London
Language: en
Pages: 414
Authors: Marc Matera
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-05 - Publisher: University of California Press

This vibrant history of London in the twentieth century reveals the city as a key site in the development of black internationalism and anticolonialism. Marc Ma
War, Women and Post-conflict Empowerment
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Josephine Beoku-Betts
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-13 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Since the 1991-2002 civil conflict ended in Sierra Leone, the country has failed to translate the accomplishments of women's involvement in bringing the war to
The Paradoxes of History and Memory in Post-Colonial Sierra Leone
Language: en
Pages: 334
Authors: Sylvia Ojukutu-Macauley
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-10 - Publisher: Lexington Books

Using Sierra Leone as a case study, this book examines the nature of knowledge production and interpretation of African history since the decade of African inde
African Heroes
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Jim Haskins
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-21 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

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