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Title New perspectives on the Sierra Leone Krio / Mac Dixon-Fyle and Gibril Cole, editors.
Published Peter Lang : New York, c2006.
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 Floor2  DT516.45.C73 N49 2006    IN LIBRARY
Description xxiv, 347 p. : maps ; 24 cm.
Series American university studies. Series IX, History, 0740-0462 ; v. 204
American university studies. Series IX, History ; v. 204. 0740-0462
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-329) and index.
Contents Akintola Wyse : creator of the Krio myth / Christopher Fyfe -- E-thinking the demographic make-up of Krio society / Gibril Cole -- The Sierra Leone Carrier Corps and Krio responses to recruitment in World War I / Festus Cole -- We have the cause of Africa at heart : West Indians and African-Americans in 19th century Freetown / Nemata Blyden -- Rescuing the footnoted : immigrant Krio travails on the Niger, 1865-1926 / Mac Dixon-Fyle -- Nuggets of Krio wisdom : structure, figurative language, and the construction of meaning in the Krio proverb / Sheikeh Kamarah -- The Krio language : diglossic and political realities / Abdul Bangura -- Aborigines and returnees : in search of linguistic and historical meaning in delineations of Sierra Leone's ethnicity and heritage / Joko Sengova -- Re-lighting Sierra Leonean history : a comparative study of the re-interpretation of aspects of Sierra Leonean history by Syl Cheney-Coker and Yema Lucilda Hunter / Eustace Palmer -- Creolization and Kriodom : (re) visioning the Sierra Leone experiment / Tom Spencer-Walters -- Road to freedom : history and the creative imagination / Alex Johnson -- Women's associations and female education in Sierra Leone / Filomena Steady -- After partition / John Hargreaves -- A bibliography of the Freetown/Krio experience / Joyce Dixon-Fyle.
Subject Creoles (Sierra Leone)
Creoles (Sierra Leone) -- Sierra Leone -- Freetown.
Krio language.
Freetown (Sierra Leone) -- History.
Related Names Dixon-Fyle, Mac, 1948-
Cole, Gibril Raschid, 1955-
ISBN 0820479373 hardcover alkaline paper
9780820479378 hardcover alkaline paper
OCLC number 59712434