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Radical History Review (1 October 2016) 2016 (126): 159–170.
Published: 01 October 2016
... from the 1951 Refugee Convention seems, at minimal, constricted. Refugees engage new frameworks of persecution to access protection, but they face heavy scrutiny for credibility. The Nigerian claims examined here illustrate how gender-based violence asylum claimants mimetically emphasize Boko Haram as...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2013) 2013 (117): 70–82.
Published: 01 October 2013
... of 419 digilantism to illustrate how the rise of cybercrime and attention to Nigerian criminal behavior in the late 1990s, along with the rhetorical culture of antiblack vigilantism, frames an operational paradigm for these digilantes. © 2013 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1999) 1999 (74): 25–30.
Published: 01 May 1999
... independence finally came to Nigeria in the late 1950s, the Ogoni were not consulted about their political aspirations and found themselves without a voice in the new Nigerian federal system. In 1967, after years of shifting internal boundaries, the Ogoni were made part of Rivers State. They, along...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1982) 1982 (26): 68–86.
Published: 01 October 1982
.... When, in the nationalist era, these entrepreneurs were themselves Nigerians, rivalry over appropriation evolved into a crude struggle by national capital to secure a share of the take and to con- trol a mass clientele through the disposition of patronage. At the same time, social and...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1982) 1982 (26): 192.
Published: 01 October 1982
... author of The Declassified Eisenhower (Doubleday). WILLIAM FREUND received his Ph.D. in history at Yale. He has taught in Nigeria, Tan- zania, and the United States, most recently as a lecturer on history at Harvard. His book, Capital and Labour in the Nigerian Tin Mines, was published by...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2018) 2018 (132): 200–207.
Published: 01 October 2018
... . 17. Killingray and Roberts, “Photography in Africa,” 208 . 18. Nigerian Government Public Relations Department, Annual Report 1946 , Government Printer, Lagos, 1947, 5. 19. Ibid., 5. 20. Grundlingh, “Aspects of the Impact,” 20 . 21. Nigerian Daily Times, “African...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2013) 2013 (117): 1–4.
Published: 01 October 2013
... Nigerian cybercrime and the deployment of racialized tropes per- taining to Africa, she illustrates how the racial framing of online criminality in the late 1990s uses the culture of antiblack vigilantism in the United States as its opera- tional paradigm. Images also constitute the focus of...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2011) 2011 (109): 162–171.
Published: 01 January 2011
... citizenship applications from Nigeria, where, despite efforts to explain the virtual character of the NSK state, the idea that citizenship represents a direct route to life in Europe has taken hold. Like certain European and U.S. citizens, Nigerians have taken the state more seriously than its...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2019) 2019 (133): 131–147.
Published: 01 January 2019
... and along the Gulf Coast of the United States. In both places, Watts argues, the oil assemblage has produced significant insecurity, including environmental destruction and bad governance, for local people. 16 Nigerian director Jeta Amata’s 2012film Black November , set in Nigeria and the United...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2005) 2005 (91): 98–103.
Published: 01 January 2005
... university syllabus was designed in such a manner that the study of African history received pride of place. For example, distinct com- pulsory courses existed on the history of West Africa, East Africa, southern Africa, and North Africa, in addition to the numerous courses in Nigerian history and ones...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2007) 2007 (97): 171–175.
Published: 01 January 2007
.... Some appeals may have the feel of permanence — the marrow of tradition, so to speak; promises of organ and asset enlargement, for example, not to mention that elusive low-interest mortgage. On the other hand, we thought the Nigerian Gambit (a scam promising access to millions of stolen govern...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2003) 2003 (87): 96–108.
Published: 01 October 2003
... foreign oil companies was at its peak, leading up to the death of environmentalist and writer Ken Saro-Wiwa, journalists and activists used laptops to e-mail stories censored in Nigeria to Nigerians in the United States and the United Kingdom as...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2003) 2003 (87): 127–138.
Published: 01 October 2003
... debates over the character of the Nigerian military regime are really quite phenomenal. You have those forces that said, “well, these guys are bad, but they are really nationalists”—completely overlooking the democratic question within Nigeria; what was...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2010) 2010 (107): 178–184.
Published: 01 May 2010
... and the impact of British planners, engineers, and colonial officials on the develop- ment of the former Nigerian capital. The infrastructure crisis facing postcolonial Lagos cannot be understood separately from its complex political and economic his- tory as a fiscally starved entrepôt for trade...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2005) 2005 (92): 155–163.
Published: 01 May 2005
...- alism, and imperial history in class. This provided the students with the concepts to appreciate For Women and the Nation, Cheryl Johnson-Odim and Nina Emma Mba’s fairly straightforward biography of Nigerian feminist and nationalist Funmi- layo Ransome-Kuti (and...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2006) 2006 (95): 191–210.
Published: 01 May 2006
..., Beneatha’s suitor and a Nigerian intellectual. Hansberry explained in an interview with Studs Terkel that Asagai gave the statement of the play: I don’t know how many people caught it. Benethea says to him [Asagai] you are always talking about independence and freedom in Africa, what about the time...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2003) 2003 (87): 226–236.
Published: 01 October 2003
... Culture 11.1 (1999): 154. 3. Ibid., 162. 4. Brian Larkin, “Indian Films and Nigerian Lovers: Media and the Creation of Parallel Modernities,” Africa 67.3 (1997): 412. 5. Okwui Enwezor, “The Short Century: Independence...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1981) 1981 (25): 9–23.
Published: 01 January 1981
..., but such cultural explanations are at once too absolute and too solipsistic to tell us very much. A wry comment by a Nigerian friend of mine is par- ticularly apropos in this regard. ”What’s so mysterious about your in- difference to real history he observed. ”Who needs history, when you’re...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1997) 1997 (67): 132–146.
Published: 01 January 1997
... Nigerian Village of Ak” (282-85); December 6 ”The South African ’Freedom Independence and Revolution in Asia Charter”’ (296-301)-documents; Reilly: Hsun, ’’Dreams of Youth” Stavrianos, “Independence in (268-72); Mao, ”The Importance of Tropical Africa” (285-96) the...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2009) 2009 (103): 188–202.
Published: 01 January 2009
... institutionalized racism, pointedly named for a Nigerian immi- grant killed by Leeds policemen in 1969. A subsequent section, “Towards Third World Art Movements,” includes a cropped reproduction of Araeen’s Fire! (1975) in which the U.S. flag is transformed by graffiti, flames, and bomber plane icons that...