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Obafemi Awolowo and the Making of Remo: The Local Politics of a Nigerian Nationalist

Insa Nolte

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748638956
eISBN:
9780748653027
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638956.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, African Studies

This book examines the evolution of a distinctive Yoruba community, Remo, and the central role played in this process by the Remo-born nationalist and Yoruba leader Obafemi Awolowo (1909–87). Since ... More


1878

Roland John Wiley

in Tchaikovsky

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195368925
eISBN:
9780199852468
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195368925.003.0011
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky was in Western Europe until April 1878, then returned to Russia. From November 15 to the end of the year, he was in Western Europe again, spending almost a month in Florence ... More


Remo and Awolowo

Nolte Insa

in Obafemi Awolowo and the Making of Remo: The Local Politics of a Nigerian Nationalist

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748638956
eISBN:
9780748653027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638956.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, African Studies

This chapter begins by setting out the book's two main themes. The first theme is the historical process by which a particular and distinctive region of Yorubaland – Remo – has been continuously ... More


The Institutions Of Precolonial Remo

Nolte Insa

in Obafemi Awolowo and the Making of Remo: The Local Politics of a Nigerian Nationalist

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748638956
eISBN:
9780748653027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638956.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, African Studies

This chapter focuses on the political anatomy of the Remo towns during the nineteenth century, thus privileging the social anatomy of institutions over the explanation of historical processes. The ... More


The Rise of Sagamu

Nolte Insa

in Obafemi Awolowo and the Making of Remo: The Local Politics of a Nigerian Nationalist

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748638956
eISBN:
9780748653027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638956.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, African Studies

This chapter explores Remo's responses to the wider conflicts affecting the region during the nineteenth century, which include the break-up of the Remo federation and the foundation of the current ... More


Nationalist Politics and the Integration of Traditional Politics and Party Rivalry Under Obafemi Awolowo

Nolte Insa

in Obafemi Awolowo and the Making of Remo: The Local Politics of a Nigerian Nationalist

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748638956
eISBN:
9780748653027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638956.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, African Studies

This chapter focuses on the growing pull of nationalist politics in the 1940s and 1950s, which saw a great expansion of political participation in Remo. Aware of Ofin's historical struggle vis-à-vis ... More


Remo United, Ikenne Divided

Nolte Insa

in Obafemi Awolowo and the Making of Remo: The Local Politics of a Nigerian Nationalist

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748638956
eISBN:
9780748653027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638956.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, African Studies

While discontent based on historical rivalries became an important resource for political mobilisation, this chapter demonstrates that the association of party politics with local rivalries was a ... More


After Awolowo

Nolte Insa

in Obafemi Awolowo and the Making of Remo: The Local Politics of a Nigerian Nationalist

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748638956
eISBN:
9780748653027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638956.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, African Studies

This chapter examines the continuing presence of Awolowo in Remo politics after his death in 1987. During the period of military rule that followed his demise, popular participation in local politics ... More


Watching After Weimar: Dance’s Intellectual Property and the Protection of Memory

Kate Elswit

in Watching Weimar Dance

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199844814
eISBN:
9780199376056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199844814.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Dance

This chapter takes up larger questions of retrospective watching through the post-World War Two moment at which understandings of Weimar dance were consolidated. Beginning from the copyright suit ... More


Non-Binding Instruments in International Humanitarian Law: State-Directed Non-Binding Instruments, and Non-Binding Instruments Created by Expert Groups

Emily Crawford

in Non-Binding Norms in International Humanitarian Law: Efficacy, Legitimacy, and Legality

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780198819851
eISBN:
9780191860119
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198819851.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The current chapter focuses on the ‘recent’ non-binding instruments, starting with the 1994 San Remo Manual on Naval Warfare. This chapter will analyse: the intention behind their adoption; their ... More


Arab Self-Determination and the Rise of the Modern State

Malik R. Dahlan

in The Hijaz: The First Islamic State

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190909727
eISBN:
9780190943226
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190909727.003.0004
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter covers Arab self-determination: as a wide Arab national self-determination movement that engages a worldview with the new international order imposed by WW1. It covers Arab Nationalism: ... More


The Gaza Freedom Flotilla: Politicizing Maritime Law in Asymmetric Contexts

Zoli Corri

in Counterinsurgency Law: New Directions in Asymmetric Warfare

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199941445
eISBN:
9780190260170
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199941445.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the ramifications of asymmetric warfare for traditional international humanitarian law by focusing on the “Gaza Freedom Flotilla” incident. On May 31, 2010, Israel launched a ... More


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