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

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

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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
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Smith, James Howard
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary, Inc
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, (electronic resource)
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
Control code
ebr10582958
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 269 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)802283913
Label
Bewitching development : witchcraft and the reinvention of development in neoliberal Kenya, James Howard Smith, (electronic resource)
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
Control code
ebr10582958
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 269 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)802283913

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