First Encounters Native Voices On Coming Of Europeans: Practicing E-Government: A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0313351325
  • ISBN-13: 9780313351327
  • DDC: 303.48
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 266 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released February 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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Overview

Brings together 42 authentic, first-person accounts, organized geographically in sections on Africa, North America, South America, greater Australia, and Asia. From the Opium Wars to the Indian Wars, this title helps readers encounter an array of voices from the other side of history

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
List of Sidebars.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
1: First Encounters in Africa.
2: Prince Modupe: I Was a Savage Guinea.
3: Mongo Beti: Back to My Village Cameroon.
4: Cameron Duodu: Beatings at the Mission School Ghana.
5: Chief Mojimba and H. M. Stanley: Confrontations Congo.
6: Congo Refugees: Rubber Forest Atrocities, Part I Congo.
7: Five Congolese Girls: Rubber Forest Atrocities, Part II Congo.
8: Olaudah Equiano: I Survived the Middle Passage Nigeria.
9: Chinua Achebe: The White Man Arrives Nigeria.
10: Chief Matungi: The Loss of Identity Congo.
11: Chief Kabongo: The Coming of the Pink Cheeks Kenya.
12: Jomo Kenyatta: The Gentlemen of the Jungle Kenya.
13: William Conton: Coming Home Gambia.
14: Chief Awolowo: Clash between Old and New Nigeria.
15: Kofi Awoonor: The School Inspector Ghana.
16: Francis Obika: The Return of the Soldier Nigeria.
17: Edward Atiyah: Coming of the Airplane Sudan.
18: First Encounters Timeline Africa.
19: First Encounters in North America.
20: Indian Chiefs: Arrival of the Dutch on Manhattan New York.
21: Micmac Indian Spokesman: Ridiculing the French Canada.
22: Basil H. Johnston: The Prophecy Canada.
23: Janitin: Janitin Is Named Jesus California.
24: Chief Joseph: Address in Washington, D.C. Oregon.
25: George Bent: The Invisible Killer U.S. Midwest.
26: Charles Eastman: Their Wondrous Works and Ways Minnesota.
27: Blanche J. Criss: The Arrival of Bibles in Northwest Alaska Alaska.
28: Jeannette Armstrong: Literary Disempowerment Canada.
29: Aztec Witnesses: The Conquistadors Arrive Mexico.
30: First Encounters Timeline North America.
31: First Encounters in South America.
32: Garcilaso De La Vega: Execution of an Incan Emperor Peru.
33: Titu Cusi Yupanki: Not Gods But Conquerers Peru.
34: Unnamed Inca: The Beheading of Emperor Amaru Peru.
35: Waman Puma: The Conquest of the Incas-Postscript Peru.
36: First Encounters Timeline South America.
37: First Encounters in Greater Australia.
38: Albert Kiki: Growing Up in New Guinea Papua New Guinea.
39: Papuan Highlanders: First Contacts Papua New Guinea.
40: First Encounters Timeline Greater Australia (Papua New Guinea).
41: First Encounters in Asia.
42: Chinese Emperor Qian Long: Scornful Letter to King George III China.
43: Canton Citizens: Denunciation of the British China.
44: Wei Yuan: Beware of Western Barbarians China.
45: Abu Taleb: The Evil of Western Materialism India.
46: Rammohun Roy: Hinduism Is Not Inferior to Christianity India.
47: Hiratu Atsutane: Japanese Are Superior, Dutch Are Inferior Japan.
48: Tokugawa Nariaki: War Is Preferable to Peace Japan.
49: Yi Ik: Criticisms of Catholicism Korea.
50: An Chongbok: The Weakness of Catholicism Korea.
51: Yi Hangro: China Is the Center of the Universe Korea.
52: First Encounters Timeline Asia.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Editor.