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When writing Facing Mount Kenya in the 1930s under the aegis of Bronislaw
Malinowski in England, Kenyatta conjectured that the "secret aim" of the Christian
camp must have been "to disintegrate their social order and thereby hasten their
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In the words of Jeremy Murray-Brown: Kenyatta's purpose in writing Facing Mount Kenya was to challenge the white man's view of history. He was incensed
by the European assumptions of superiority he had met throughout his life in
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Looking over the table of contents of Facing Mount Kenya, one would hardly note
its political import. Organized as per ethnographic convention, the chapter
headings and their order could well be replicated in a great number of
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According to traditional Kikuyu beliefs, the creator of the Kikuyu, known as Ngai
in their language, lives on Mount Kenya; a sentiment also forcefully articulated by
Jomo Kenyatta in his classic work and best-selling book Facing Mount Kenya ...
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It appeared in 1937 as a frontispiece to Facing Mount Kenya and is a portrait of
the book's author, Jomo Kenyatta. But there is nothing simple either about the
photograph or about its subject. Jomo Kenyatta was born sometime in the early ...
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14. 19. Cagnolo, Akikuyu, p. 257. 20. Kibicho, "The Kikuyu Conception of God," p.
73. 21. Kenyatta, Facing Mount Kenya, p. 110; Philp, New Day in Kenya, p. 100.
22. Kenyatta, Facing Mount Kenya, p. 110. 23. "Report of Missionary Address by