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The Resource Evil in Africa : encounters with the everyday, edited by William C. Olsen & Walter E. A. van Beek ; foreword by David Parkin, (electronic resource)

Evil in Africa : encounters with the everyday, edited by William C. Olsen & Walter E. A. van Beek ; foreword by David Parkin, (electronic resource)

Label
Evil in Africa : encounters with the everyday
Title
Evil in Africa
Title remainder
encounters with the everyday
Statement of responsibility
edited by William C. Olsen & Walter E. A. van Beek ; foreword by David Parkin
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
Dewey number
170.96
LC call number
BJ1406
LC item number
.E96 2015
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  • Olsen, William C
  • Beek, W. E. A. van
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  • Good and evil
  • Good and evil
Label
Evil in Africa : encounters with the everyday, edited by William C. Olsen & Walter E. A. van Beek ; foreword by David Parkin, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Genocide, evil, and human agency : the concept of evil in Rwandan explanations of the 1994 genocide
  • Jennie E. Burnet
  • Politics and cosmographic anxiety : Kongo and Dagbon compared
  • Wyatt MacGaffey
  • Ambivalence and the work of the negative among the Yaka
  • Rene Devisch
  • Aze and the incommensurable
  • Leocadie Ekoue with Judy Rosenthal
  • Evil and the art of revenge in the Mandara Mountains
  • Walter E. A. van Beek
  • Introduction: African notions of evil : the chimera of justice
  • Distinctions in the imagination of harm in contemporary Mijikenda thought : the existential challenge of Majini
  • Diane Ciekawy
  • Haunted by absent others : movements of evil in a Nigerian city
  • Ulrika Trovalla
  • Attributions of evil among Haalpulaaren, Senegal
  • Roy Dilley
  • Reflections regarding good and evil : the complexity of words in Zanzibar
  • Kjersti Larsen
  • Constructing moral personhood : the moral test in Tuareg sociability as a commentary on honor and dishonor
  • Susan J. Rasmussen
  • Walter E. A. van Beek and William C. Olsen
  • The gender of evil : Maasai experiences and expressions
  • Dorothy L. Hodgson
  • Neocannibalism, military biopolitics, and the problem of human evil
  • Nancy Scheper-Hughes
  • Theft and evil in Asante
  • William C. Olsen
  • Sorcery after socialism : liberalization and antiwitchcraft practices in southern Tanzania
  • Maia Green
  • Transatlantic Pentecostal demons in Maputo
  • Linda van de Kamp
  • Political evil : witchcraft from the perspective of the bewitched
  • The meaning of "apartheid" and the epistemology of evil
  • Adam Ashforth
  • Sonia Silva
  • Untying wrongs in northern Uganda
  • Susan Reynolds Whyte, Lotte Meinert, Julaina Obika
  • The evil of insecurity in South Sudan : violence and impunity in Africa's newest state
  • Jok Madut Jok
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001555166
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780253017475
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015017065
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001555166
Label
Evil in Africa : encounters with the everyday, edited by William C. Olsen & Walter E. A. van Beek ; foreword by David Parkin, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Genocide, evil, and human agency : the concept of evil in Rwandan explanations of the 1994 genocide
  • Jennie E. Burnet
  • Politics and cosmographic anxiety : Kongo and Dagbon compared
  • Wyatt MacGaffey
  • Ambivalence and the work of the negative among the Yaka
  • Rene Devisch
  • Aze and the incommensurable
  • Leocadie Ekoue with Judy Rosenthal
  • Evil and the art of revenge in the Mandara Mountains
  • Walter E. A. van Beek
  • Introduction: African notions of evil : the chimera of justice
  • Distinctions in the imagination of harm in contemporary Mijikenda thought : the existential challenge of Majini
  • Diane Ciekawy
  • Haunted by absent others : movements of evil in a Nigerian city
  • Ulrika Trovalla
  • Attributions of evil among Haalpulaaren, Senegal
  • Roy Dilley
  • Reflections regarding good and evil : the complexity of words in Zanzibar
  • Kjersti Larsen
  • Constructing moral personhood : the moral test in Tuareg sociability as a commentary on honor and dishonor
  • Susan J. Rasmussen
  • Walter E. A. van Beek and William C. Olsen
  • The gender of evil : Maasai experiences and expressions
  • Dorothy L. Hodgson
  • Neocannibalism, military biopolitics, and the problem of human evil
  • Nancy Scheper-Hughes
  • Theft and evil in Asante
  • William C. Olsen
  • Sorcery after socialism : liberalization and antiwitchcraft practices in southern Tanzania
  • Maia Green
  • Transatlantic Pentecostal demons in Maputo
  • Linda van de Kamp
  • Political evil : witchcraft from the perspective of the bewitched
  • The meaning of "apartheid" and the epistemology of evil
  • Adam Ashforth
  • Sonia Silva
  • Untying wrongs in northern Uganda
  • Susan Reynolds Whyte, Lotte Meinert, Julaina Obika
  • The evil of insecurity in South Sudan : violence and impunity in Africa's newest state
  • Jok Madut Jok
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001555166
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780253017475
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015017065
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001555166

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