Lyrical Nationalism in Post-Apartheid Namibia : Kings, Christians, and Cosmopolitans in Catholic Youth Songs.

This book explores how young people living in a former ethnic homeland in post-apartheid Namibia imagine the nation through songs they compose and perform. The author argues that these Oshiwambo-speaking youth draw on conflicting ideologies-hierarchical and egalitarian, nationalist and cosmopolitan-...

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Main Author: Haugh, Wendi A.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Lanham : Lexington Books, 2014.
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Summary:This book explores how young people living in a former ethnic homeland in post-apartheid Namibia imagine the nation through songs they compose and perform. The author argues that these Oshiwambo-speaking youth draw on conflicting ideologies-hierarchical and egalitarian, nationalist and cosmopolitan-to construct a complex sense of national identity.
Physical Description:1 online resource (301 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9780739188460
0739188461
9780739196960
0739196960
Language:English.