Table of contents for Hybrid eyes : an African in Europe / Osman Alimamy Sankoh ; abridged for the classroom by Mohamed C. Kamanda.

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Foreword - by Professor Joe Pemagbi                8
1      Fresh from Africa: Osman arrives in Germany       11
2      The first weeks                                    17
3      Adjusting to the rhythm of life in Germany         22
4      Leaving the Language School for the University     27
5      The academic challenges begin...                   30
6      The acadermic judges decide...                     34
7      "Have you done something like that before?"        37
8      Osman receives a prestigious award for hard work   40
9      Osman's experiences with Immigration Officers      45
10     Jariatu arrives in Germany                         52
11     "It's like a cage here!"                           59
12     Osman's greatest challenge                         63
13     If witchcraft exists, let it be wizardry!          71
14     The expectations of someone living overseas        77
15     Andrew gets a lecture                              83
16     Germany's economic success: The facts and the reality  95
17     The background to Germany's economic success and   98
18     Osman's family background                          104
19     Osman evaluates his past with "hybrid eyes"        113
20     All is not lost                                    119
21     Perceptions of life in Africa and Europe           126
Reviews of "Hybrid Eyes"                          135
Glossary of foreign words/terms                   146
Books by Sierra Leonean authors                   148
About the abridger of the book...                 152


Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Blacks Germany Biography, Africans Cultural assimilation Germany, Africans Cultural assimilation Europe, Germany Emigration and immigration, Europe Emigration and immigration, Africans Germany Biography, Sierra Leoneans Germany Biography, Sierra Leone Emigration and immigration