Oxford Index Browse

You are looking at 1-10 of 11 items for:

Criminology and Criminal Justice x African Politics x clear all

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

Chirwa, Orton Edgar Ching'oli

Andrew C. Ross.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 985 words.

Chirwa, Orton Edgar Ching'oli (1919–1992), lawyer and politician in Nyasaland and Malawi, was born near Nkhata Bay, Nyasaland, the son of Yesaya Mafananiso Chirwa (1881–1955) and Maggie...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Chitepo, Herbert Wiltshire Tfumaindini

Luise White.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1193 words.

Chitepo, Herbert Wiltshire Tfumaindini (1923–1975), barrister and politician in Rhodesia, was born on 15 June 1923 in Watsomba, Inyanga District, in the eastern highlands of Southern...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Danquah, Joseph Boakye

Richard Rathbone.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1211 words.

Danquah, Joseph Boakye (1895–1965), lawyer and politician in Ghana, was born on 21 December 1895 at Bepong, Kwawu, Gold Coast, the son of Emmanuel Yaw Boakye Danquah (d. 1907) and his...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Fischer, Abraham

André Wessels.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1547 words.

Fischer, Abraham (1850–1913), politician and lawyer in the Orange Free State, was born in Green Point, Cape Town, on 9 April 1850, the younger of the two sons of Johannes Jacobus George...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Fischer, Abram [Bram]

Raymond Suttner.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Politics; Revolutions and Rebellions; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1527 words.

Fischer, Abram [Bram] (1908–1975), communist revolutionary and barrister in South Africa, was born at Bloemfontein on 23 April 1908, the oldest of four sons and one daughter of Percy Ulrich...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Innes, Sir James Rose-

Phyllis Lewsen.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1328 words.

Innes, Sir James Rose- (1855–1942), politician and judge in South Africa, was born in Uitenhage, Cape Colony, on 8 January 1855, the eldest of the nine children of James Rose-Innes...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Kiwanuka, Mugumba Benedicto

M. Louise Pirouet.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; African Politics. 793 words.

Kiwanuka, Mugumba Benedicto (1922–1972), lawyer and prime minister of Uganda, was born on 8 May 1922 at Kisabwa in Masaka district, Buganda, the third son of Fulgensio Musoke (d. 1940), a...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Lewis, Sir Samuel

John D. Hargreaves.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 991 words.

Lewis, Sir Samuel (1843–1903), lawyer and civic leader in Sierra Leone, was born on 13 November 1843 at Campbell Street, Freetown, Sierra Leone, the second of the seven children of William...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Pirow, Oswald

N. G. Garson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1143 words.

Pirow, Oswald (1890–1959), lawyer and politician in South Africa, born at Aberdeen, Cape Colony, South Africa, on 14 August 1890, was the eldest of three children. His German parents, Carl...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Scanlen, Sir Thomas Charles

Basil T. Hone.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1049 words.

Scanlen, Sir Thomas Charles (1834–1912), politician and lawyer in Cape Colony, was born on 9 July 1834 at a mission station near Grahamstown in the eastern Cape, Cape Colony, the elder...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page