Squatters and the Roots of Mau Mau, 1905–1963

Squatters and the Roots of Mau Mau, 1905–1963

Tabitha Kanogo / Sep 20, 2019

Squatters and the Roots of Mau Mau This is a study of the genesis evolution adaptation and subordination of the Kikuyu squatter labourers who comprised the majority of resident labourers on settler plantations and estates in the Rif

  • Title: Squatters and the Roots of Mau Mau, 1905–1963
  • Author: Tabitha Kanogo
  • ISBN: 9780821408742
  • Page: 260
  • Format: Paperback
  • This is a study of the genesis, evolution, adaptation and subordination of the Kikuyu squatter labourers, who comprised the majority of resident labourers on settler plantations and estates in the Rift Valley Province of the White Highlands The story of the squatter presence in the White Highlands is essentially the story of the conflicts and contradictions that existed bThis is a study of the genesis, evolution, adaptation and subordination of the Kikuyu squatter labourers, who comprised the majority of resident labourers on settler plantations and estates in the Rift Valley Province of the White Highlands The story of the squatter presence in the White Highlands is essentially the story of the conflicts and contradictions that existed between two agrarian systems, the settler plantation economy and the squatter peasant option Initially, the latter developed into a viable but much resented sub system which operated within and, to some extent, in competition with settler agriculture This study is largely concerned with the dynamics of the squatter presence in the White Highlands and with the initiative, self assertion and resilience with which they faced their subordinate position as labourers In their response to the machinations of the colonial system, the squatters were neither passive nor malleable but, on the contrary, actively resisted coercion and subordination as they struggled to carve out a living for themselves and their families.It is a firm conviction of this study that Kikuyu squatters played a crucial role in the initial build up of the events that led to the outbreak of the Mau Mau war from the introduction

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