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Kamuyu-wa-Kang'ethe papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.112

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of the 1970 essay "A Thesis of Protest," by Kamuyu-wa-Kang'ethe, a Michigan State University anthropology student, which he wrote instead of his master's thesis. It decries western education, anthropology, and demands acceptance of African institutions as equal to European.

Dates

  • 1970

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

Biography

Kamuyu-wa-Kang'ethe was an international graduate student from Africa at Michigan State University. He refused his master's degree and instead of writing a masters of arts thesis, wrote a thesis of protest.

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet (, 1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Legal Status

Copyright: Kamuyu-wa-Kang’ethe.

Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Creator

Source

Title
Kamuyu-wa-Kang'ethe Papers
Status
4 Published And Cataloged
Author
S. Watko
Date
October 2006
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

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