Stages of Colonialism in Africa: From Occupation of Land to Occupation of Being

  title={Stages of Colonialism in Africa: From Occupation of Land to Occupation of Being},
  author={Hussein Abdilahi Bulhan},
  journal={Journal of Social and Political Psychology},
  • H. A. Bulhan
  • Published 21 August 2015
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Social and Political Psychology
This paper draws primarily on my own scholarship, supplemented by the limited academic resources available in the “peripheries” of the world where I live and work (namely, Somali society and Darfur, Sudan), to consider the relationship between colonialism and psychology. I first consider the history of psychology in justifying and bolstering oppression and colonialism. I then consider the ongoing intersection of colonialism and psychology in the form of metacolonialism (or coloniality). I end… 
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