Building the Ghanaian Nation-State: Kwame Nkrumah's Symbolic Nationalism

Building the Ghanaian Nation-State: Kwame Nkrumah's Symbolic Nationalism

by H. Fuller

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781137448569
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 12/10/2014
Series: African Histories and Modernities
Edition description: 2014
Pages: 262
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Harcourt Fuller is an Assistant Professor of History at Georgia State University, USA. He holds a Ph.D. from the London School of Economics.

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Symbolism of Ghanaian Nationalism

1. Banal Symbols of the New Nation-State

2. Philatelic Nationalism

3. Economic Nationalism

4. Civitatis Ghaniensis Conditor

5. Exhibiting the Nation

6. Monumental Nationalism

7. Pan-African Nationalism

8. The Downfall of Kwame Nkrumah

9. The Death and Resurrection of Kwame Nkrumah

Conclusion: From Redeemer to Redeemed

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