Framing African development : challenging concepts / edited by Kjell Havnevik, Terje Oestigaard, Eva Tobisson, Tea Virtanen.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Boston : Brill, 2015.
Description
x, 203 pages ; 24 cm

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Series
  • African-Europe Group for Interdisciplinary Studies (Series) [More in this series]
  • African-Europe Group for Interdisciplinary Studies
Notes
"This book is based on contributions t:o a serles of semlnars organized by the Rural and Agrarian research cluster at the Nordic Africa Institute (.NAI), LJppsala, between 2011 and 2013."
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Framing African development- challenging concepts / Kjell Havnevik
  • Developing the 'other' : perceptions of Africans and change / Terje Oestigaard
  • Misconceptions and poor understanding- the debate on poverty / Mats Hårsmar
  • Debating empowerment : a case study of knowledge practices in the development assistance committee / Rosalind Eyben
  • Beyond livelihoods : occupationality and career formation in African artisanal mining / Deborah Fahy Bryceson
  • The concept and paradoxes of displacement / Amanda Harnmar
  • Primitive accumulation : concept, similarities and varieties / Rune Skarstein
  • From food security to food sovereignty? / Kjell Havnevik.
ISBN
  • 9789004305410 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 9004305416 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2015031743
OCLC
927292774
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