The Resource Bewitching development : witchcraft and the reinvention of development in neoliberal Kenya, James Howard Smith, (ebook)

Bewitching development : witchcraft and the reinvention of development in neoliberal Kenya, James Howard Smith, (ebook)

Label
Bewitching development : witchcraft and the reinvention of development in neoliberal Kenya
Title
Bewitching development
Title remainder
witchcraft and the reinvention of development in neoliberal Kenya
Statement of responsibility
James Howard Smith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Smith, James Howard
Dewey number
305.896/395
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DT433.545.T34
LC item number
S65 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • NC Live eBook Central
  • ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
Chicago studies in practices of meaning
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  • Taita (African people)
  • Taita (African people)
  • Witchcraft
  • Economic development
  • Taita Hills (Kenya)
Label
Bewitching development : witchcraft and the reinvention of development in neoliberal Kenya, James Howard Smith, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=977910
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Bewitching development : the disintegration and reinvention of development in Kenya -- I still exist! Taita historicity -- Development's other : witchcraft as development through the looking glass -- "Each household is a kingdom" : development and witchcraft at home -- "Dot com will die seriously!" spatiotemporal miscommunication and competing sovereignties in Taita thought and ritual -- NGOs, gender, and sovereign child -- Democracy victorious: exorcising witchcraft from development -- Conclusion: Tempopolitics, or why development should not be defined as the improvement of living standards
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 269 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
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  • EBC977910
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC977910
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL977910
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10582958
  • (CaONFJC)MIL380951
  • (OCoLC)804664924
Label
Bewitching development : witchcraft and the reinvention of development in neoliberal Kenya, James Howard Smith, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=977910
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Bewitching development : the disintegration and reinvention of development in Kenya -- I still exist! Taita historicity -- Development's other : witchcraft as development through the looking glass -- "Each household is a kingdom" : development and witchcraft at home -- "Dot com will die seriously!" spatiotemporal miscommunication and competing sovereignties in Taita thought and ritual -- NGOs, gender, and sovereign child -- Democracy victorious: exorcising witchcraft from development -- Conclusion: Tempopolitics, or why development should not be defined as the improvement of living standards
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 269 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC977910
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC977910
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL977910
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10582958
  • (CaONFJC)MIL380951
  • (OCoLC)804664924

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