The Development of an African Working Class: Studies in Class Formation and Action

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The Development of an African Working Class: Studies in Class Formation and Action

Edited by Richard Sandbrook and Robin Cohen
University of Toronto Press, 1976
330 pp. $25.00
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Do African unions work for the workers? Will African workers work for the revolution? A qualified yes to both questions emerges from this collection, whose unifying theme is the African wage-laborer's community of interests with those outside the modern sector-not with the bourgeoisie.