The Resource Credit, currencies, and culture : African financial institutions in historical perspective, edited by Endre Stiansen and Jane I. Guyer

Credit, currencies, and culture : African financial institutions in historical perspective, edited by Endre Stiansen and Jane I. Guyer

Label
Credit, currencies, and culture : African financial institutions in historical perspective
Title
Credit, currencies, and culture
Title remainder
African financial institutions in historical perspective
Statement of responsibility
edited by Endre Stiansen and Jane I. Guyer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EEM
Index
no index present
LC call number
HG187.5.A2
LC item number
C74 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stiansen, Endre
  • Guyer, Jane I
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Financial institutions
  • Credit
  • Money
  • International finance
  • Financial institutions
  • Credit
  • Economic history
  • Financial institutions
  • Money
  • Institutions financières
  • Monnaie
  • Finanzwirtschaft
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Afrique
  • Schwarzafrika
Label
Credit, currencies, and culture : African financial institutions in historical perspective, edited by Endre Stiansen and Jane I. Guyer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Most of these papers were first presented as a seminar series, "Financial Institutions in Africa, historical and contemporary perspectives," at the Program of African Studies, Northwestern University, during the winter of 1996--Preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / E. Stiansen & Jane I. Guyer -- Finance and credit in pre-colonial Dahomey / Robin Law -- On currency and credit in the western Sahel, 1700-1850 / James L.A. Webb, Jr. -- Slaves as money in the Sokoto Caliphate / Jan Hogendorn -- Islamic financial institutions / John Hunwick -- Islamic banking in the Sudan / Endre Stiansen -- Imposing a guide on the indigène : the fifty year experience of the Sociétés de prévoyance in French West and Equatorial Africa / Gregory Mann & Jane I. Guyer -- Kòse-é-mánì : idealism and contradiction in the Yoruba view of money / Akanmu G. Adebajo
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 174 pages
Isbn
9789171064424
Lccn
00392503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44134497
  • (OCoLC)ocm44134497
Label
Credit, currencies, and culture : African financial institutions in historical perspective, edited by Endre Stiansen and Jane I. Guyer
Publication
Note
Most of these papers were first presented as a seminar series, "Financial Institutions in Africa, historical and contemporary perspectives," at the Program of African Studies, Northwestern University, during the winter of 1996--Preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / E. Stiansen & Jane I. Guyer -- Finance and credit in pre-colonial Dahomey / Robin Law -- On currency and credit in the western Sahel, 1700-1850 / James L.A. Webb, Jr. -- Slaves as money in the Sokoto Caliphate / Jan Hogendorn -- Islamic financial institutions / John Hunwick -- Islamic banking in the Sudan / Endre Stiansen -- Imposing a guide on the indigène : the fifty year experience of the Sociétés de prévoyance in French West and Equatorial Africa / Gregory Mann & Jane I. Guyer -- Kòse-é-mánì : idealism and contradiction in the Yoruba view of money / Akanmu G. Adebajo
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 174 pages
Isbn
9789171064424
Lccn
00392503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44134497
  • (OCoLC)ocm44134497

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