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The Resource Violence and belonging : the quest for identity in post-colonial Africa, edited by Vigdis Broch-Due

Violence and belonging : the quest for identity in post-colonial Africa, edited by Vigdis Broch-Due

Label
Violence and belonging : the quest for identity in post-colonial Africa
Title
Violence and belonging
Title remainder
the quest for identity in post-colonial Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Vigdis Broch-Due
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Modernisation in Africa has created new freedoms but also new problems. Multiparty democracy, privitisation and structural change have not always created stable and prosperous communities as hoped, and violence continues to be endemic in amny areas of African life - from civil war and political strife to urban, class, ethnic and gender violence. Violence and Belonging explores the crucial, formative role of violence in shaping people's ideas of who they are in uncertain postcolonial contexts. Focusing on fieldwork from across the continent, it asks how everyday violence ties in with wider poli
Member of
Cataloging source
MT4IT
Dewey number
303.6/096
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HN780.Z9
LC item number
V585 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Broch-Due, Vigdis
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  • Political violence
  • Poverty
  • Africa
  • Violence politique
  • Pauvreté
  • Afrique
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Political violence
  • Politics and government
  • Poverty
  • Africa
Label
Violence and belonging : the quest for identity in post-colonial Africa, edited by Vigdis Broch-Due
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Jo Ann McGregor
  • Violence and the boundaries of belonging : comparing two border disputes in the South African lowveld
  • Isak Niehaus
  • Fertile moral links: reconsidering Barabaig violence
  • Astrid Blystad
  • "Food itself is fighting with us" : a comparative analysis of the impact of Sudan's civil war on South Sudanese civilian populations located in the North and the South
  • Sharon Elaine Hutchinson
  • The politics of identity and the remembrance of violence : ethnicity and gender at the installation of a female chief in Zimbabwe
  • Björn Lindgren
  • Double-voiced violence in Kenya
  • Violence and belonging : analytical reflections
  • John G. Galaty
  • Escape from genocide : the politics of identity in Rwanda's massacres
  • Johan Pottier
  • Women and the politics of identity : voices in the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission
  • Fiona C. Ross
  • Ambiguous identities : the notion of war and "significant others" among the Tigreans of Ethiopia
  • Kjetil Tronvoll
  • Vigdis Broch-Due
  • "Nowadays they can even kill you for that which they feel is theirs" : gender and the production of ethnic identity in Kikuyu-speaking central Kenya
  • Amrik Heyer
  • Conflicts in context : political violence and anthropological puzzles
  • Harri Englund
  • Hunger, violence and the moral economy of war in Zimbabwe
  • Jocelyn Alexander,
Control code
252725407
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 261 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415290067
Lccn
2004009258
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
1 map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252725407
Label
Violence and belonging : the quest for identity in post-colonial Africa, edited by Vigdis Broch-Due
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Jo Ann McGregor
  • Violence and the boundaries of belonging : comparing two border disputes in the South African lowveld
  • Isak Niehaus
  • Fertile moral links: reconsidering Barabaig violence
  • Astrid Blystad
  • "Food itself is fighting with us" : a comparative analysis of the impact of Sudan's civil war on South Sudanese civilian populations located in the North and the South
  • Sharon Elaine Hutchinson
  • The politics of identity and the remembrance of violence : ethnicity and gender at the installation of a female chief in Zimbabwe
  • Björn Lindgren
  • Double-voiced violence in Kenya
  • Violence and belonging : analytical reflections
  • John G. Galaty
  • Escape from genocide : the politics of identity in Rwanda's massacres
  • Johan Pottier
  • Women and the politics of identity : voices in the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission
  • Fiona C. Ross
  • Ambiguous identities : the notion of war and "significant others" among the Tigreans of Ethiopia
  • Kjetil Tronvoll
  • Vigdis Broch-Due
  • "Nowadays they can even kill you for that which they feel is theirs" : gender and the production of ethnic identity in Kikuyu-speaking central Kenya
  • Amrik Heyer
  • Conflicts in context : political violence and anthropological puzzles
  • Harri Englund
  • Hunger, violence and the moral economy of war in Zimbabwe
  • Jocelyn Alexander,
Control code
252725407
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 261 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415290067
Lccn
2004009258
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
1 map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252725407

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