2 edition of The identity and role of the German-speaking community in Namibia found in the catalog.
The identity and role of the German-speaking community in Namibia
1993 by Namibisch-Deutsche Stiftung für Kulturelle Zusammenarbeit in Windhoek, Namibia .
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||[edited by Hergen Junge, Gerhard Tötemeyer, Marianne Zappen-Thomson].|
|Contributions||Junge, Hergen, 1940-, Tötemeyer, Gerhard., Zappen-Thomson, Marianne, 1956-, Namibisch-Deutsche Stiftung für Kulturelle Zusammenarbeit.|
|LC Classifications||DT1558.G46 I24 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||149 p. :|
|Number of Pages||149|
|LC Control Number||95980050|
"Namibian" redirects here. For other uses, see Namibian (disambiguation). Coordinates: 22°S 17°E / 22°S 17°E / ; 17 Republic of Na. There are courageous German-speaking individuals in Namibia who have been outstanding for their role to correct and revise the traditionally held view of their community. They include freedom fighters in the liberation struggle, historians, clergy and those who refused to .
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The identity and role of the German-speaking community in Namibia Author: Hergen Junge ; Gerhard Tötemeyer ; Marianne Zappen-Thomson ; Namibisch-Deutsche Stiftung fur Kulturelle Zusammenarbeit. The identity and role of the German-speaking community in Namibia. Responsibility [edited by Hergen Junge, Gerhard Tötemeyer, Marianne Zappen-Thomson].
Imprint Windhoek, Namibia: Namibisch-Deutsche Stiftung für Kulturelle Zusammenarbeit, Physical description p.: ill. ; 30 cm. Germany, coming to Namibia for work and/or marrying into the German-speaking community or retiring there.
The corpus will document language use as well as metalinguistic, attitudinal data from the. Namibia (/ n ə ˈ m ɪ b i ə / (), / n æ ˈ-/), officially the Republic of Namibia, is a country in Southern western border is the Atlantic Ocean; it shares land borders with Zambia and Angola to the north, Botswana to the east and South Africa to the south and east.
Although it does not border Zimbabwe, less than metres of the Zambezi River separates the two g code: + Author of Südafrika, Südwestafrika, Regional council and constituency handbook, Church and state in Namibia, Namibia in perspective, Namibia regional resources manual, The identity and role of the German-speaking community in Namibia, Elections in Namibia, A Study of voting behaviour in the Namibian regional and local government elections plus election statistics.
Blood Ties and Tongue Ties: The Role of Children in Shifting the Boundaries of Namibia's German-Speaking Community Article in The Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth 1(2) Author: Jason Owens.
German Namibians (German: Deutschnamibier) are a community of people descended from ethnic German colonists who settled in present-daythe German trader Adolf Lüderitz bought what would become the southern coast of Namibia from Josef Frederiks II, a chief of the local Oorlam people, and founded the city of German government, eager to gain overseas.
Little Deutschland – Discovering the remnants of German influence in Africa. Swakopmund, Namibia’s second city, is known for its Gemütlichkeit, German beer halls and German-speaking community, relics of the colonial were more than a little excited by the prospect of decent German bread, Apfelstrudel, Bratwurst and beer which awaited us in this microcosm of.
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().Author: Maria Mboono Nghidinwa. Beyond the white, German-speaking community in Namibia, whose political influence is waning, there are others in the seat of power who resist fully addressing the genocide.
Some German Namibians argue that so many crimes were committed during and prior to colonial rule that it makes no sense to focus on one.
I have traveled throughout Namibia some years ago and was surprised to see how German is yet quite present. In the major cities (Windhoek, Swakopmund, Keetmanshoop, Lüderitz) you’ll certainly find a lot of signs, architecture and cultural influenc. This resource introduces students to Namibia and features a link to a video about the Namibian resort of Swakopmund with activities.
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Owens, Jason Blood ties and tongue ties: The role of children in shifting the boundaries of Namibia's German-speaking community. Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth 1 – Park, Joseph Sung-Yul & Lionel, Wee Appropriating the language of the other: Performativity in autonomous and unified by: Members of the oturupa parading in front of the Charité on Septemthe day of the handover.
The oturupa is an association of Herero-speaking Namibians and, among other things, seeks to maintain the memory of anti-colonial resistance by e.g. organising annually a series of commemorative events in Namibia.
With its uniforms full of historical references the oturupa spelt out. Etymology Edit. The name of the country is derived from the Namib Desert, considered to be the oldest desert in the world.
The name, Namib itself, is of Nama origin and means "vast place". Before its independence inthe area was known first as German South-West Africa (Deutsch-Südwestafrika), then as South-West Africa, reflecting the colonial occupation by the Germans and the South Calling code: + by a German-speaking population in search of a de¤nition for itself in a new atmosphere.
For the FRG this is rather obvious, but not for Namibia. Namibia and Germany have a long history together, a history that begins with the Scramble for Africa in the s and continues to this day. In the s, Germany, under Otto von Bismarck, embarked. Previous to this and partiularly of late, there have been solid analytical efforts, especially by German-speaking scholars, on the role and (self-)perception of the Namibia-Germans. In contrast to these other earlier approaches, the author reviewed here puts an emphasis on the formative stages of German settler identity from the early.
Germans (German: Deutsche) are a Germanic ethnic group native to Central Europe,  who share a common German ancestry, culture and history, and speak the German language as their mother term also refers to the citizens of the Federal Republic of Germany, regardless of ancestry, mother tongue, ethnic identity or culture.
The English term Germans has historically referred to. Namibia has a state-owned Press Agency, called NAMPA. Overall circa journalists work in the country. The first newspaper in Namibia was the German-language Windhoeker Anzeiger, founded During German rule, the newspapers mainly reflected the living reality and the view of the white German-speaking g code: + Namibia (i / n ə ˈ m ɪ b i ə /, / n æ ˈ-/), officially the Republic of Namibia (German: Republik Namibia (help info); Afrikaans: Republiek van Namibië), is a country in southern Africa whose western border is the Atlantic shares land borders with Zambia and Angola to the north, Botswana to the east and South Africa to the south and east.
Although it does not border Zimbabwe. Hans Bruno Karl Hirsekorn was born on He was educated in Germany. He was a solicitor and Member of the SWA Legislative Assembly in the s.
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Volume 1, issue 2, pages Spring The short answer is probably more than you'd suspect. Namibia has a strong German community. Though not all Namibians speak the languages of all cultures represented in the country, you are quite likely to bump into German speaking Namibians in mo.
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Although it does not border Zimbabwe, a part of less than metres of the Zambezi River (essentially a small bulge in Botswana to. Best of Namibia Volume 1 We are proud to announce Best of Namibia as the latest in our collection of prestigious books.
There is a large population of German speaking residents and the. The relatively large German-speaking community provides a starting point for literature and music (songs).
Through the German Association of Southern Africa (SAGV) the Austrian Embassy is cooperating with the German Institute of the University of Namibia in Windhoek, including through yearly book.
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In this way, the ground was also cleared for white settlers, and even thought their numbers were comparatively small, Namibia’s importance within the context of German colonialism derives mainly from the German speaking community still living in the country.
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