Defeating Mau Mau

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Psychology Press, 2004 - Social Science - 151 pages
The second of two important books by Louis Leakey, the renowned expert on the Kikuyu tribe. This book examines the organisation of the Mau Mau movement, its propaganda, the nature of its religious aspects and its oaths and the mistakes its leaders made as well as covering chapters on necessary reforms to prevent further outbreaks of a similar nature.
 

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Contents

Chapter Page 1 The present position I
1
Mau Mau aims
21
Mau Mau organisation
32
Mau Mau religion
41
Mau Mau propaganda
53
Mau Mau oath ceremonies
77
vil Mau Mau methods
94
Mau Mau and other tribes
103
Kikuyu Loyalists and Home Guards I IO x The handicaps of the Security Forces
117
Religious educational and economic reforms
127
Social and political reforms
142
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