Exploring the history of ethnic, regional, and religious diversity in Nigeria, this volume traces most of the country's current problems to its colonial exploitation.
• Includes sections at the end of each chapter that highlight key people and events, with background information on past and present ethnic, regional, religious, and political affairs
• Primary documents, including those from the Biafra civil war, give students and general readers a better understanding of the reality of Nigeria, and photographs and maps illustrate the development, dynamics, and impact of Nigerian diversity
|Series:||Ethnic Diversity Within Nations Series|
|Product dimensions:||6.32(w) x 8.94(h) x 0.85(d)|
|Age Range:||12 Years|
About the Author
April A. Gordon is professor of sociology at Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC.