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by Toyin Falola,Adebayo Oyebade

Download The Transformation of Nigeria: Essays in Honor of Toyin Falola ePub
  • ISBN 0865439982
  • ISBN13 978-0865439986
  • Language English
  • Author Toyin Falola,Adebayo Oyebade
  • Publisher Africa World Pr (June 2002)
  • Pages 634
  • Formats docx azw lrf docx
  • Category Different
  • Subcategory Humanities
  • Size ePub 1904 kb
  • Size Fb2 1730 kb
  • Rating: 4.7
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This book is a tribute to Professor Toyin Falola in honor and celebration of his contribution to the study of Africa, especially Nigeria. A distinguished Africanist and a leading historian of Nigeria, Falola has established an enduring academic legacy. No modern historian of Africa has received more praise than him. Regarded as the most prolific and brilliant historian of Africa in the last quarter of the twentieth century, his vast reputation and matchless record ensure that he will be one of the most prominent historians of Africa in the twenty-first century. This edited book covers all the major themes in the modern history of Nigeria: education, law, political development, economy, gender, ethnicity, language, cultures, and art. Filled with original and fresh interpretations, it presents the most comprehensive knowledge about Nigeria in a single volume.

Toyin Omoyeni Falola (born 1 January 1953 in Ibadan) is a Nigerian historian and professor of African Studies. He is currently the Jacob and Frances Sanger Mossiker Chair in the Humanities at the University of Texas at Austin. Falola earned his .

Toyin Omoyeni Falola (born 1 January 1953 in Ibadan) is a Nigerian historian and professor of African Studies. 1981) in History at the University of Ife, Ile-Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University), in Nigeria. He is a Fellow of the Historical Society of Nigeria and of the Nigerian Academy of Letters.

This book is a tribute to Professor Toyin Falola in honor and celebration of his contribution to the study of Africa, especially Nigeria. A distinguished Africanist and a leading historian of Nigeria, Falola has established an enduring academic legacy

This book is a tribute to Professor Toyin Falola in honor and celebration of his contribution to the study of Africa, especially Nigeria. A distinguished Africanist and a leading historian of Nigeria, Falola has established an enduring academic legacy. No modern historian of Africa has received more praise than him. Regarded as the most prolific and brilliant historian of Africa in the last quarter of the twentieth century, his vast reputation and matchless record ensure that he will be one of the most prominent historians of Africa in the twenty-first century.

The Foundations Of Nigeria book

The Foundations Of Nigeria book. From early history to the contemporary period, his contributions to Nigerian studies are broad, unique, and unparalleled. While the first volume, The Transformation of Nigeria, covers the major themes of postcolonial Nigeria, this one focuses on the colonial period when the country emerged as a political unit under the tutelage of the British.

Two things stand out about this collection of essays in honor of Toyin Falola. First and foremost this text shows the considerable range of recent scholarship on Nigeria (though a greater chronological range would have been a nice addition)

Two things stand out about this collection of essays in honor of Toyin Falola. First is the remarkable disciplinary breadth of the collection. second is the way the book represents the changing face of African studies in the United States. First and foremost this text shows the considerable range of recent scholarship on Nigeria (though a greater chronological range would have been a nice addition).

Toyin Falola has published numberous books . Toyin Falola The University of Texas at Austin History Dept 1 University Station Stop B7000 Austin, TX 78712.

Usa-africa dialogue series.

The Journal of African History. Trenton NJ and Asmara, Eritrea: Africa World Press, 2002. The Journal of African History.

This book provides an extensive examination of the major conflicts in the extremely volatile region of sub-Saharan Africa and their ramifications throughout the continent and beyond. The Transformation of Nigeria: Essays in Honor of Toyin Falola.

Toyin Falola is the Jacob and Frances Sanger Mossiker Chair in the Humanities and University Distinguished Teaching Professor at the University of Texas at Austin; Ogechukwu Ezekwem is a PhD student in the Department of History, University of Texas at Austin.

Toyin Falola studies Social Media and Higher Education, Journal of Asian and African Studies, and Philosophie. African Writers and Their Readers: Essays in Honor of Bernth Lindfors Vol II more. Publication Date: 2004. Publication Name: Africa.