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Title:Documenting liberation struggles in Southern Africa: select papers from the Nordic Africa Documentation Project workshop, 26-27 November 2009, Pretoria, South Africa
Editor:Saunders, ChrisISNI
City of publisher:Uppsala
Publisher:Nordic Africa Institute
ISBN:9171066713; 9789171066718
Geographic term:Southern Africa
Subjects:national liberation struggles
conference papers (form)
Abstract:The papers in this volume were earlier presented at a workshop convened by the Nordic Africa Institute in Pretoria on 26-27 November 2009. Contents: Part. 1. Aspects of the history of liberation struggles in Southern Africa: Liberation struggles in Southern Africa and the emergence of a global civil society / Håkan Thörn -- Southern African liberation struggles and the Nordic countries: ideas for research / Harri Siiskonen -- International solidarity and struggle archives: Finnish support to the liberation struggle in Namibia and Mozambique / Pekka Peltola -- On the limits to liberation in Southern Africa / Henning Melber -- Zimbabwe's liberation struggle recycled: remembering the principles of the struggle in political ways / Lene Bull Christiansen. Part. 2. Sources for the history of liberation struggles in Southern Africa: Issues in writing on liberation struggles in Southern Africa / Chris Saunders -- Liberation archives in South Africa: an overview / Brown Bavusile Maaba -- Liberation struggle material and digital technologies: opportunities and obstacles / William Minter -- Digital Innovation South Africa (DISA) and digital preservation / Pat Liebetrau -- Assessing information in South Africa's Department of Defence Archives / Gary Baines -- Rescuing Zimbabwe's 'other' liberation archives / Gerald Chikozho Mazarire [ASC Leiden abstract]