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The Resource The intestines of the state : youth, violence, and belated histories in the Cameroon grassfields, Nicolas Argenti, (electronic resource)

The intestines of the state : youth, violence, and belated histories in the Cameroon grassfields, Nicolas Argenti, (electronic resource)

Label
The intestines of the state : youth, violence, and belated histories in the Cameroon grassfields
Title
The intestines of the state
Title remainder
youth, violence, and belated histories in the Cameroon grassfields
Statement of responsibility
Nicolas Argenti
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Argenti, Nicolas
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary, Inc
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  • Oku (African people)
  • Oku (African people)
  • Oku (African people)
  • Slavery
  • Marginality, Social
  • Young men
  • Young men
  • North-West Province (Cameroon)
  • North-West Province (Cameroon)
Label
The intestines of the state : youth, violence, and belated histories in the Cameroon grassfields, Nicolas Argenti, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-345) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Centuries of youth : remembering, incorporation, and the reclamation of history -- Kings, slaves, and floating populations : discourses of centrality and marginality in the precolonial era -- Masks of terror and the subjection of cadets -- Aurora colonialis : German imperialism and the modernity of slavery -- Embodied histories : royal investiture, masking, and remembering -- From slaves to free boys : cadets' resistance to gerontocratic, colonial, and postcolonial authority -- The death of tears : mortuary rites and the indeterminacy of dance -- Dancing death : memorial celebrations, the politics of ritual laughter, and the embodied memories of youth -- Histories of the present, histories of the future
Control code
ebr10266029
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xviii, 362 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The intestines of the state : youth, violence, and belated histories in the Cameroon grassfields, Nicolas Argenti, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-345) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Centuries of youth : remembering, incorporation, and the reclamation of history -- Kings, slaves, and floating populations : discourses of centrality and marginality in the precolonial era -- Masks of terror and the subjection of cadets -- Aurora colonialis : German imperialism and the modernity of slavery -- Embodied histories : royal investiture, masking, and remembering -- From slaves to free boys : cadets' resistance to gerontocratic, colonial, and postcolonial authority -- The death of tears : mortuary rites and the indeterminacy of dance -- Dancing death : memorial celebrations, the politics of ritual laughter, and the embodied memories of youth -- Histories of the present, histories of the future
Control code
ebr10266029
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xviii, 362 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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