Decolonization or decolonisation (uk alternative) is the undoing of colonialism: where a nation establishes and maintains its domination over one or more other territories. Decolonisation of africa country independence date prior ruling country liberia, republic of 26 july 1847 - south africa, republic of 31 may 1910 britain egypt, arab republic of 28 february 1922 britain ethiopia , people's democratic republic of 5 may 1941 italy libya (socialist people's libyan arab jamahiriya) 24 december 1951. Amazoncom: african decolonization (contemporary history series) (9780340559291): henry s wilson: books. Western africa - decolonization and the regaining of independence: the end of the colonial period and the establishment during 1957–76 of all the former colonies as independent states was attributable both to a change in european attitudes toward africa and the possession of colonies and to an african reaction to colonial rule born of the.
1-16 of 389 results for decolonization of africa decolonization and african society: the labor question in french and british africa (african studies. Southern africa - independence and decolonization in southern africa: after the war the imperial powers were under strong international pressure to decolonize in southern africa, however, the transfer of power to an african majority was greatly complicated by the presence of entrenched white settlers. Through the process of decolonization that began, in most african territories, at the close of world war ii, african leaders gained greater political power under european rule in the decades that followed independence, they worked to shape the cultural, political, and economic character of the. 53 rows for early african nationalists, decolonization was a moral imperative in 1945 the fifth pan-african congress demanded the end of colonialism.
The process of decolonization coincided with the new cold war between the industrializing powers of europe viewed the african and asian continents as. The colonization of africa at the same time, african societies put up various forms of resistance nationalism and decolonization, vol 4 of africa, ed.
Decolonization in africa decolonization in southeast asia when places in africa started organizing and talks of independence were flowing through the african.
Decolonization can be described as a country retreating its control over a colony leaving it independent western countries used their power to colonize and control africa.