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Author Keller, Kathleen A., author

Title Colonial Suspects : Suspicion, Imperial Rule, and Colonial Society in Interwar French West Africa / Kathleen Keller
Published Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2018
Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (pages cm.)
Series France overseas: studies in empire and decolonization
Book collections on Project MUSE
France overseas.
Contents "A vigilant surveillance" : creating suspicion in interwar French West Africa -- "Proceed with a discreet surveillance" : the investigation and surveillance of suspects -- Enemies, charlatans, and propagandists : foreigners under surveillance in AOF -- "Powerless with regard to our nationals" : policing Frenchness and redefining the civilizing mission in AOF -- Creating networks : African suspects, radical politics, and colonial repression
Notes Based on the author's thesis (doctoral)--Rutgers University, 2007
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Anti-imperialist movements -- France -- Colonies -- History.
Anti-imperialist movements -- Africa, French-speaking West -- History -- 20th century.
Dissenters -- France -- Colonies -- History.
Dissenters -- Africa, French-speaking West -- History -- 20th century.
Intelligence service -- France -- Colonies -- History.
Intelligence service -- Africa, French-speaking West -- History -- 20th century.
Police patrol -- France -- Colonies -- History.
Police patrol -- Africa, French-speaking West -- Surveillance operations -- History -- 20th century
Africa, French-speaking West -- Politics and government -- 1884-1960.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Project Muse.
LC no. 2017044995
ISBN 1496206207 (electronic bk.)
9781496206206 (electronic bk.)