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The Resource Credit between cultures : farmers, financiers, and misunderstanding in Africa, Parker Shipton, (electronic resource)

Credit between cultures : farmers, financiers, and misunderstanding in Africa, Parker Shipton, (electronic resource)

Label
Credit between cultures : farmers, financiers, and misunderstanding in Africa
Title
Credit between cultures
Title remainder
farmers, financiers, and misunderstanding in Africa
Statement of responsibility
Parker Shipton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Shipton, Parker MacDonald
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary, Inc
Series statement
Yale agrarian studies series
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  • Economic assistance
  • Poverty
  • Luo (Kenyan and Tanzanian people)
  • Luo (Kenyan and Tanzanian people)
  • Economics
Label
Credit between cultures : farmers, financiers, and misunderstanding in Africa, Parker Shipton, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-320) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: a golden pendulum -- Context for credit : a setting at the source of the Nile -- Three faces of the loan : charity, usury-- and fantasy -- Plans and dreams : an integrated approach on paper -- Lenders and lineages : nepotism as loyalty -- Untying a package deal : borrowing green revolution technology -- Debts and dodges : the moral and the hazard in repayment -- In a white elephant's shadow : reversal and repetition -- Wildfire : tobacco contract farming -- Self-help and the underground : individual incentive and the group guarantee -- Self-help with help : banking between charity and usury -- Crossing back : rethinking credit between cultures
Control code
ebr10579385
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxvii, 335 p., [12] p. of plates
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., map
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)801194715
Label
Credit between cultures : farmers, financiers, and misunderstanding in Africa, Parker Shipton, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-320) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: a golden pendulum -- Context for credit : a setting at the source of the Nile -- Three faces of the loan : charity, usury-- and fantasy -- Plans and dreams : an integrated approach on paper -- Lenders and lineages : nepotism as loyalty -- Untying a package deal : borrowing green revolution technology -- Debts and dodges : the moral and the hazard in repayment -- In a white elephant's shadow : reversal and repetition -- Wildfire : tobacco contract farming -- Self-help and the underground : individual incentive and the group guarantee -- Self-help with help : banking between charity and usury -- Crossing back : rethinking credit between cultures
Control code
ebr10579385
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxvii, 335 p., [12] p. of plates
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., map
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)801194715

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