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Published by Center for Afro-American Studies and African Studies Center, University of California, Los Angeles in [Los Angeles, CA] .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Africa,
  • Guyana

Subjects:

  • Rodney, Walter.,
  • Historians -- Guyana -- Biography.,
  • Pan-Africanism.,
  • Africa -- Historiography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementEdward A. Alpers and Pierre-Michel Fontaine, editors.
SeriesA CAAS special publication
ContributionsRodney, Walter., Alpers, Edward A., Fontaine, Pierre-Michel, 1938-, University of California, Los Angeles. Center for Afro-American Studies., University of California, Los Angeles. African Studies Center.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT19.7.R62 W34 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 187 p. ;
Number of Pages187
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3485000M
ISBN 100934934096, 0934934088
LC Control Number82004509

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4 Rodney the revolutionary. Walter Rodney () was not just a brilliant radical historian but as well, a public intellectual par excellence, a revolutionary firmly devoted to the cause of human emancipation from injustice and exploitation in all their varied grassroots level involvement in societal ferments, no matter where he was, attested to his unwavering internationalism. THE WALTER RODNEY FOUNDATION is a non-profit organization, headquartered in Atlanta, GA, that was formed by the Rodney Family in The family and the Foundation are committed to sharing the life and works of Rodney with students, scholars, researchers, activists and communities worldwide.   Implicit in Walter Rodney’s analysis in the book are radical and revolutionary paths for Africa out of the grips of perennial backwardness far different from the so far ineffectual prescriptions of scholars who do not look beyond internal factors on the continent and the alleged inherent weaknesses of Africans for their developmental predicament. Book Review: Walter A. Rodney: A Promise of Revolution This book presents a moving and insightful portrait of Guyanese scholar and revolutionary Walter Rodney through the words of academics, writers, artists, and political activists who knew him or felt his influence. These informal recollections and reflections aim to demonstrate.

The life of the great Guyanese scholar and revolutionary Walter Rodney burned with a rare intensity. The son of working class parents, Rodney showed great academic promise and was awarded scholarships to the University of the West Indies in Jamaica and the School of African and Oriental Studies in London. Walter Rodney, revolutionary and scholar: A tribute (A CAAS special publication) [Alpers, Edward A., Fontaine, Pierre-Michel] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Walter Rodney, revolutionary and scholar: A tribute (A CAAS special publication)Author: Edward A. Alpers. Book Title: Walter Rodney Revolutionary and Scholar Author: Walter Rodney Publisher: [Los Angeles, CA]: Center for Afro-American Studies and African Studies Center, University of California, Los Angeles Release Date: Pages: ISBN: STANFORD Available Language: English, Spanish, And French. “Walter Rodney was a pioneering scholar who provided new answers to old questions and posed new questions in relation to the study of Africa.” – Professor Winston McGowan “This classic work of black political thought, political economy, and Africa history inspired scholars and political activists in the struggle against colonialism and.