Mwalimu Julius Kambarage Nyerere's philosophy, contribution, and legacies

  title={Mwalimu Julius Kambarage Nyerere's philosophy, contribution, and legacies},
  author={Ogenga Otunnu},
  journal={African Identities},
  pages={18 - 33}
This article discusses Nyerere's African socialism (ujamaa), philosophy of education for total liberation of society, and philosophy of Pan-Africanism. The article argues that by actively using traditional African values and principles of communalism, collective production, egalitarian distribution, and universal obligation to work, Nyerere's philosophy of African socialism provided the socialist project with an indigenous African identity that was grounded in African historical memories and… Expand
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