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African systems of thought.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -257) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction: Whose re-imagined community? Imagining and instituting a new youth Envisioning youth across the border of independence Ideologies of schooling, teachers' authority, and cultural revolution The rise of militant theater Ventures and misadventures in the revolutionary forest Construing and constructing the nation's margins : troubles with the forest and forestiers Forestier itineraries across revolutionary pedagogical domains Forestier stories of militant theater : discovering the motives and moralities of a revolutionary state Conclusion: Nationalism and memory after the revolution.