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Kwame Nkrumah's Politico-Cultural Thought and Politics

An African-Centered Paradigm for the Second Phase of the African Revolution

By Kwame Botwe-Asamoah

Routledge – 2005 – 260 pages

Series: African Studies

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Description

This study critically synthesizes and analyses the relationship between Kwame Nkrumah's politico-cultural philosophy and policies as an African-centered paradigm for the post-independence African revolution. It also argues for the relevance of his theories and politics in today's Africa.

Contents

1. Introduction: The Raison d'Etre of Kwame Nkrumah's Politico-Cultural Thought 2. Critical Discourse on Kwame Nkrumah's Life and Works 3. Kwame Nkrumah's Politico-Cultural Thought 4. The Political Policies of Kwame Nkrumah 5. Post-Independence Political Policies 6. Nkrumah's Cultural Polices: The State and the Arts 7. Nkrumah's Cultural Policy: The National Theater Movement and the Academy 8. Conclusion

Author Bio

Kwame Botwe-Asamoah is Assistant Professor of Africana Studies at the University of Pittsburgh.

Name: Kwame Nkrumah's Politico-Cultural Thought and Politics: An African-Centered Paradigm for the Second Phase of the African Revolution (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Kwame Botwe-Asamoah. This study critically synthesizes and analyses the relationship between Kwame Nkrumah's politico-cultural philosophy and policies as an African-centered paradigm for the post-independence African revolution. It also argues for the relevance of...
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