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French colonization


William Cohen
Rulers of Empire: the French Colonial Service in Africa

Hoover Institution Press. Stanford University. 1971. 279 p.


Contents

Preface
Photos
Abbreviations
Introduction

  1. Founding an Overseas Administration
  2. The Years of Experimentation
  3. Beginnings of the Ecole Coloniale
  4. The Locus of Power
  5. The Colonial School and the New Generation
  6. The Era of Lost Opportunities
  7. The ENFOM, 1940-1959
  8. The Corps in an Era of Change
  9. The Legacy

Appendices

  1. Undersecretaries and Ministers in Charge of Colonial Affairs
  2. Letter and Questionnaire Sent to Former Administrators
  3. Average Number of Years Spent by Administrators in the Colonies
  4. Map of Geographic Origins of Administrators Serving in 1940
  5. Map of Geographic Origins of Administrators and Governors Having Graduated from the Ecole Coloniale 1909-1941

Bibliography
Appendixes
Notes
Maps


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