Power, race, class and citizenship towards a conceptual integration for the study of Indian political activity in Uganda by H. H. Patel

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Published by University of Rhodesia in Salisbury .

Written in English

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  • East Indians -- Uganda -- Politics and government.,
  • Uganda -- Race relations.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

Other titlesZamdezia. 1979 (Supplement)
Statementby H.H. Patel.
SeriesSupplement to Zambezia ;, 1979."
LC ClassificationsDT429.5.E27 P38 1979
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. ;
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4254251M
LC Control Number80980655

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