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Bolanle Awe

Toyin Falola

Toyin Falola is a professor at the University of Texas at Austin, United States Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...Introduction Bolanle Awe was an imposing voice in the Nigerian academic community in the last four decades of the twentieth century because her writings were both important and necessary. She hails from Ibadan, in southwestern Nigeria...

The Nigerian “History Machine”

Theories of History : History Read across the Humanities

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...We cannot exclude in advance any of the actors who participate in the production of history or any of the sites where that production may occur. While some of us debate what history is or was, others take it in their own hand...

Kenneth Dike

Toyin Falola

Toyin Falola is a professor at the University of Texas at Austin, United States Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...Introduction Kenneth Dike was a pioneer historian in Nigeria, he was from the southern part of the country. He was the first public intellectual to spot the early permutations of the European imperialists and how they were regressing...

J.F. Ade Ajayi

Toyin Falola

Toyin Falola is a professor at the University of Texas at Austin, United States Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...Introduction J.F. Ade Ajayi was one of the foremost African historians whose intellectual contributions to the course of African history and identity remain significant long after his death. Ajayi was one of Kenneth Dike’s contemporaries...

Obaro Ikime

Toyin Falola

Toyin Falola is a professor at the University of Texas at Austin, United States Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...Introduction Obaro Ikime had made eye-opening contributions to the understanding of colonial African sociopolitical, socio-economic, and intergroup dynamics with his work on the attitudes of different cultures and groups toward one another...

Bala Usman

Toyin Falola

Toyin Falola is a professor at the University of Texas at Austin, United States Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...Introduction Bala Usman was an activist historian with an extensive historical knowledge that he used to become a public intellectual. He came from the northern part of Nigeria and became a firebrand anti-colonial crusader who took upon...