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ERIC Number: EJ442138
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0046-760X
Education for Subordination: African Education in Colonial Kenya.
Mwiria, Kilemi
History of Education, v20 n3 p261-73 Sep 1991
Discusses how the British colonial government in Kenya used the education system to strengthen political and economic power over the African majority. Describes the unequal allocation of education revenue, selective and punitive public examinations and a racially biased school curriculum. Concludes that Europeans' need to dominate Africans politically and economically was the leading influence upon colonial education. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Kenya