Contested Terrain

by Ezekiel Gebissa
Contested Terrain
  • ISBN-13: 9781569022801
  • Author(s): Ezekiel Gebissa
  • Subject: African history|African history
  • Publisher: Africa World Press
  • Imprint: The Red Sea Press
  • Publication Date: 15-09-2016
  • Format: p/b

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£26.99
Since 1991, there has been renewed debate in Ethiopia concerning the implication of the country's past for the present government. The long-standing debate was given an added impetus by Eritrea's independence from Ethiopia and the threat of disintegration posed by the continual struggle for self-determination by other ethnonational groups. In this book, a team of historians and sociologists confront the scholarship of power' that dismisses politically engaged scholarship in the name of academic objectivity.'
About the book

Since 1991, there has been renewed debate in Ethiopia concerning the implication of the country's past for the present government. The long-standing debate was given an added impetus by Eritrea's independence from Ethiopia and the threat of disintegration posed by the continual struggle for self-determination by other ethnonational groups. In this book, a team of historians and sociologists confront the scholarship of power' that dismisses politically engaged scholarship in the name of academic objectivity.'

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