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Ajayi, J. F. Ade

Overview
Works: 153 works in 642 publications in 5 languages and 11,636 library holdings
Genres: History  Maps  Military history  Conference papers and proceedings  Atlases  Handbooks and manuals  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Honoree, Publishing director, Director, Contributor, Author of introduction
Classifications: DT20, 966
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Most widely held works about J. F. Ade Ajayi
 
Most widely held works by J. F. Ade Ajayi
Historical atlas of Africa by J. F. Ade Ajayi( )

42 editions published between 1955 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 1,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A unique reference work covering the history of the entire continent from mankind's origin to the present day. Over 300 colored maps in modern cartographic techniques illustrate political, social, and economic changes in Africa. Concise text provides a written survey of African history
History of West Africa by J. F. Ade Ajayi( Book )

35 editions published between 1971 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian missions in Nigeria, 1841-1891 : the making of a new élite by J. F. Ade Ajayi( Book )

50 editions published between 1965 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slavery, colonialism, and racism : essays by Sidney W Mintz( Book )

12 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of West Africa by J. F. Ade Ajayi( Book )

57 editions published between 1971 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thousand years of West African history: a handbook for teachers and students by J. F. Ade Ajayi( Book )

55 editions published between 1965 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yoruba warfare in the nineteenth century by J. F. Ade Ajayi( Book )

18 editions published between 1964 and 1971 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Africa in the nineteenth century until the 1880s( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Topics in West African history by Albert Adu BOAHEN( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The African experience with higher education by J. F. Ade Ajayi( Book )

14 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book covers the history and politics of higher education in Africa south of the Sahara, as well as contemporary issues, problems, and weaknesses of African universities. The need for a new look at the mission of the university in the 21st century is also addressed. Chapters cover the following topics: (1) higher education in Africa before 1900; (2) colonialism and higher education; (3) decolonization and higher education, 1945-1960; (4) the politics of independence and higher education, 1960-70; (5) the formation, development, and programs of the Association of African Universities; (6) higher education and African development in the 1970s and 1980s; (7) the problems of the 1990s (such as diminishing financial resources, access and equity, and campus politics; (8) special issues (such as academic freedom and university autonomy, effectiveness and efficiency, and university governance); (9) the mission of the African university; (10) new expectations and reorientations (such as science and technology, postgraduate education, regional cooperation, and gender discrepancies); and (11) outreach. Appendices contain a "Handbook on Academic Freedom and University Autonomy" and "Code of Conduct for Academics." (Contains approximately 200 references.) (Prw)
Africa in the nineteenth century until the 1880s by J. F. Ade Ajayi( Book )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People and empires in African history : essays in memory of Michael Crowder( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milestones in Nigerian history by J. F. Ade Ajayi( Book )

13 editions published between 1962 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tradition and change in Africa : the essays of J.F. Ade. Ajayi by J. F. Ade Ajayi( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African historiography : essays in honour of Jacob Ade Ajayi( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Klappentext: This is a tribute to Jacob Ade Ajayi, examining the four main areas he has addressed during his career: the importance of oral tradition as a historical source, Yoruba and West African studies, missionaries, and the historian's approach to the subject, focusing on the Ibadan school
Evolution of political culture in Nigeria : proceedings of a national seminar organized by the Kaduna State Council for Arts and Culture by Kaduna State Council for Arts and Culture( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The growth of African civilization : West Africa 1000-1800 by Basil Davidson( Book )

2 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The University of Ibadan, 1948-73 : a history of the first twenty-five years by J. F. Ade Ajayi( Book )

7 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General history of Africa by Unesco( Book )

21 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with the period beginning at the close of the Neolithic era, from around the eighth millennium before our era. This period of some 9,000 years of history has been sub-divided into four major geographical zones, following the pattern of African historical research. Chapters 1 to 12 cover the corridor of the Nile, Egypt and Nubia. Chapters 13 to 16 relate to the Ethiopian highlands. Chapters 17 to 20 describe the part of Africa later called the Magrhib and its Saharan hinterland. Chapters 21 to 29, the rest of Africa as well as some of the islands of the Indian Ocean.--Publisher's description
Histoire générale de l'Afrique by Unesco( Book )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in French and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Slavery, colonialism, and racism : essays
Alternative Names
Ade-Ajayi, J. F.

Ade Ajayi J. F. 1929-....

Ade-Ajayi, J.F. 1929-2014

Ade-Ajayi, J. F. (Jacob Festus)

Ade-Ajayi, Jacob Festus

Ade-Ajayi, Jacob Festus 1929-2014

Adeniyi Ajayi, Jacob Festus 1929-2014

Ajayi F. A.

Ajayi F. A. 1929-....

Ajayi, F. A. 1929-2014

Ajayi, F. A. (Festus Ade)

Ajayi, Festus Ade

Ajayi, Festus Ade 1929-2014

Ajayi, J

Ajayi, J. F. A.

Ajayi, J. F. A. 1929-2014

Ajayi J. F. Ade

Ajayi J. F. Ade 1929-....

Ajayi, J.F. Ade 1929-2014

Ajayi Jacob Festus Ade

Ajayi, Jacob Festus Ade 1929-2014

Ajayi, Jacob Festus Adeniyi 1929-2014

J. F. Ade Ajayi historiador nigeriano

J. F. Ade Ajayi historicus uit Nigeria (1929-2014)

J. F. Ade Ajayi nigerianischer Histsoriker und Hochschullehrer

Аджайи, Джейкоб Фестус Аде

Джейкоб Фестус Аде Аджаї

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Africa in the nineteenth century until the 1880sTopics in West African historyThe African experience with higher educationAfrica in the nineteenth century until the 1880sTradition and change in Africa : the essays of J.F. Ade. AjayiGeneral history of Africa