Africa in Change: East Africa: Kenya, Tanganyika, Uganda / Encyclopaedia Britannica Educ Corp

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Date
1962
Main contributors
Paul Bohannan; Encyclopaedia Britannica Films; Ned Hildreth; Peter H. Backhaus; Fred Strauss
Summary
Pictures East Africa (Kenya, Tanganyika [modern day Tanzania], Uganda) as a region of diversity both in physical geography and people. Contrasts ancient tribal life with busy metropolitan activities. Relates the activities of minority groups as the Indians, Arabs, and Europeans. Shows such important agricultural crops as sisal, coffee, and pyrethrum. Emphasizes the importance of education in the future unification of the people of East Africa. | Shows the variety and natural beauty of the region's physical features, and reveals the influence of topography on settlement and economic development. Examines the contrasting ways of life of the different peoples who live there, and shows various activities, problems, and achievements.
Contributor
Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
Publishers
Encyclopaedia Britannica Films Inc.; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center; Lane Education Service District
Genres
Educational; Ethnographic
Subjects
Africa, East; Manners and customs; Africa--Description and travel
Locations
Kenya; Uganda; Tanzania; Tanganyika
Collection
Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 film reel (22 min.) sound,color; 16 mm
Notes

Local Note

Gift to the IUB Libraries from Instructional Support Services.

Statement of Responsibility

Encyclopaedia Britannica Educ Corp
Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 7813549; Other: GR00408427; MDPI Barcode: 40000003259167

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