The Resource The postcolonial turn : [re-imagining anthropology and Africa], edited by René Devisch, Francis Nyamnjoh

The postcolonial turn : [re-imagining anthropology and Africa], edited by René Devisch, Francis Nyamnjoh

Label
The postcolonial turn : [re-imagining anthropology and Africa]
Title
The postcolonial turn
Title remainder
[re-imagining anthropology and Africa]
Statement of responsibility
edited by René Devisch, Francis Nyamnjoh
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
DT14
LC item number
.P6698 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Devisch, Renaat
  • Nyamnjoh, Francis B.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Africa
  • Postcolonialism
  • Intellectual life
  • Postcolonialism
  • Africa
Label
The postcolonial turn : [re-imagining anthropology and Africa], edited by René Devisch, Francis Nyamnjoh
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Subtitle taken from front cover of book
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
The postcolonial turn: an introduction / Adabeyo Olukoshi & Francis Nyamnjoh -- Africanity: a combative ontology / Archie Mafeje -- Against alterity: the pursuit of endogeneity: breaking bread with Archie Mafeje / Jimi O. Adesina -- Mafeje and Langa: the start of an intellectual's journey / John Sharp -- What is an anthropologist? / René Devisch -- Existential dilemmas of a North Atlantic anthropologist in the production of relevant Africanist knowledge / Wim M.J. Binsbergen -- Kata Nomon: letter to René Devisch / Valentin Y. Mudimbe -- The shared borderspace, a rejoinder / René Devisch -- All knowledge is first of all local knowledge / Theophilus Okere, Chukwudi Anthony Njoku & René Devisch -- Is there one science, Western science? / Theophilus Okere -- Ethnomathemicatics, geometry and educational experiences in Africa / Paulus Gerdes -- Immunizing strategies: hip-hop and critique in Tanzania / Koen Streoken -- Christian moderns: parody in matricentric Christian healing communes of the sacred spirit in Kinshasa / René Devisch -- Responding to rooted cosmopolitanism: patriots, ethnics and the public good in Botswana / Richard Webner -- Epilogue: opening up the research design in and on Africa: 'To souls forgotten' / Francis Nyamnjoh
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 448 pages
Isbn
9789956726653
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)761369186
  • (OCoLC)ocn761369186
Label
The postcolonial turn : [re-imagining anthropology and Africa], edited by René Devisch, Francis Nyamnjoh
Publication
Note
Subtitle taken from front cover of book
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
The postcolonial turn: an introduction / Adabeyo Olukoshi & Francis Nyamnjoh -- Africanity: a combative ontology / Archie Mafeje -- Against alterity: the pursuit of endogeneity: breaking bread with Archie Mafeje / Jimi O. Adesina -- Mafeje and Langa: the start of an intellectual's journey / John Sharp -- What is an anthropologist? / René Devisch -- Existential dilemmas of a North Atlantic anthropologist in the production of relevant Africanist knowledge / Wim M.J. Binsbergen -- Kata Nomon: letter to René Devisch / Valentin Y. Mudimbe -- The shared borderspace, a rejoinder / René Devisch -- All knowledge is first of all local knowledge / Theophilus Okere, Chukwudi Anthony Njoku & René Devisch -- Is there one science, Western science? / Theophilus Okere -- Ethnomathemicatics, geometry and educational experiences in Africa / Paulus Gerdes -- Immunizing strategies: hip-hop and critique in Tanzania / Koen Streoken -- Christian moderns: parody in matricentric Christian healing communes of the sacred spirit in Kinshasa / René Devisch -- Responding to rooted cosmopolitanism: patriots, ethnics and the public good in Botswana / Richard Webner -- Epilogue: opening up the research design in and on Africa: 'To souls forgotten' / Francis Nyamnjoh
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 448 pages
Isbn
9789956726653
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)761369186
  • (OCoLC)ocn761369186

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