Sub-subject: Albert Adu Boahen Kwadwo (Historian, Ghana). Syllabus:
- The Ghanaian historian Albert Adu Boahen Kwadwo
- His works on colonialism in Africa and African contemporary history
Sample of the sub-subject: Albert Adu Boahen Kwadwo (African historian)
Sub-Subject Description: Albert Adu Boahen Kwadwo.
The Ghanaian historian, professor, and politician, Albert Adu Boahen Kwadwo (1932-2006) specialises in the Contemporary
History of Africa and the Ghanaian History. He was the editor of Volume VII (Africa under colonial domination, 1880-1935) of the General History of Africa of the UNESCO.
He also collaborates as an author in volumes V, VI, and VII:
- Africa from the 16th to the 18th Century
- Africa in the 19th century until 1880
- Africa since 1935
The main topics of the work of Albert Adu Boahen Kwadwo:
- Colonialism in Africa
- Contemporary History of Africa
- History of Ghana
Bibliography of Albert Adu Boahen Kwadwo:
- Ghanaian Sphinx: Contemporary History of Ghana 1972-1987
- Ghana: Evolution and Change in the 19th and 20th Centuries.
- Topics in West African History.
- Africa in the 20th Century
- African Perspectives on Colonialism
- Yaa Asantewaa and the Asante
- Britain, the Sahara and the Western Sudan 1788-1861.
- The Revolutionary Years: West Africa Since 1800
Albert Adu Boahen Kwadwo.
- Place of birth of Albert Adu Boahen Kwadwo: (Ghana)
- Ethnic Group: Asante (Ashanti)
- Doctorate in African history (School of Oriental and African Studies, London)
- Professor at the University of Ghana
- Member of the editorial Board of The Journal of African History (Cambridge University)
- Politics: New Patriotic Party (candidate in 1992)
- Order of the Star of Ghana
Albert Adu Boahen was an African historian of the West African Economic Area of the African Civilisation.