Tropical Africa: Society and Polity by George Kimble

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Part two of a vast, 1,100-page accounting of the economy, society, and politics of the continent, the study urged Americans to adopt a more enlightened view of Africa. In dealing with Africa, Kimble warned, Americans should be respectful of the fact that many Africans were skeptical of Western political institutions, and not eager to imitate them.