Place Names in Africa: Colonial Urban Legacies, Entangled Histories

Place Names in Africa  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at June 15, 2016
Place Names in Africa

Place Names in Africa: Colonial Urban Legacies, Entangled Histories
Springer | Ecology | July 8, 2016 | ISBN-10: 3319324845 | 229 pages | pdf | 6.03 mb

Editors: Bigon, Liora (Ed.)
Provides an in-depth study of place names history and culture in Africa
Highlights the urbanist view on both traditional and recent place naming studies
Embraces a historical naming process accompanying cultural structures

From Red Hot to Monkey's Eyebrow: Unusual Kentucky Place Names  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by sasha82 at Nov. 21, 2014
From Red Hot to Monkey's Eyebrow: Unusual Kentucky Place Names

From Red Hot to Monkey's Eyebrow: Unusual Kentucky Place Names by Robert M. Rennick
1997 | ISBN: 0813109310 | English | 96 pages | PDF | 8 MB

Discerning the Powers in Post-Colonial Africa and Asia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Sept. 19, 2017
Discerning the Powers in Post-Colonial Africa and Asia

Discerning the Powers in Post-Colonial Africa and Asia: A Treatise on Christian Statecraft by Pak Nung Wong
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9812875107 | 182 Pages | PDF | 3.0 MB

Qualifying post-Westphalian sovereign statehood as a ‘power’ as argued for in Hendrik Berkhoff’s political theology, this book addresses the decades-long theological-spiritual debate between Christian realism and Christian pacifism in U.S. foreign policy and global Christian circles
Peri-Urban Developments and Processes in Africa with Special Reference to Zimbabwe

Peri-Urban Developments and Processes in Africa with Special Reference to Zimbabwe by Innocent Chirisa, Elias Mazhindu, Elmond Bandauko
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319342304 | 142 Pages | PDF | 5.1 MB

This book focuses on peri-urban development processes in Africa, with special emphasis on Zimbabwe.

Capital Cities in Africa: Power and Powerlessness (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by melia at Jan. 19, 2017
Capital Cities in Africa: Power and Powerlessness (Repost)

Simon Bekker, "Capital Cities in Africa: Power and Powerlessness"
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0796923507 | 264 pages | PDF | 8.23 MB

Navigating Colonial Orders: Norwegian Entrepreneurship in Africa and Oceania  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Jan. 12, 2017
Navigating Colonial Orders: Norwegian Entrepreneurship in Africa and Oceania

Navigating Colonial Orders: Norwegian Entrepreneurship in Africa and Oceania by Kirsten Alsaker Kjerland and Bjørn Enge Bertelsen
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1782385398 | 414 pages | PDF | 2,4 MB
Port Towns and Urban Cultures: International Histories of the Waterfront, c.1700―2000

Port Towns and Urban Cultures: International Histories of the Waterfront, c.1700―2000 by Brad Beaven and Karl Bell
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137483156 | 289 pages | PDF | 3,5 MB
Entangled Histories of the Balkans, Volume Two: Transfers of Political Ideologies and Institutions (repost)

Entangled Histories of the Balkans, Volume Two: Transfers of Political Ideologies and Institutions by Roumen Daskalov, Diana Mishkova
English | 2013 | ISBN: 9004261907 | 595 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Race Resistance and the Boy Scout Movement In British Colonial Africa  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at March 27, 2016
Race Resistance and the Boy Scout Movement In British Colonial Africa

Race Resistance and the Boy Scout Movement In British Colonial Africa by Timothy H. Parsons
English | Nov. 29, 2004 | ISBN: 0821415956 | 339 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Conceived by General Sir Robert Baden-Powell as a way to reduce class tensions in Edwardian Britain, scouting evolved into an international youth movement. It offered a vision of romantic outdoor life as a cure for disruption caused by industrialization and urbanization. Scouting's global spread was due to its success in attaching itself to institutions of authority.
Entangled Histories of the Balkans, Volume 3: Shared Pasts, Disputed Legacies (repost)

Roumen Daskalov, Alexander Vezenkov, "Entangled Histories of the Balkans, Volume 3: Shared Pasts, Disputed Legacies"
English | ISBN: 9004271163 | 2015 | 488 pages | PDF | 2 MB