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Coda

Robert W. Blunt

in For Money and Elders: Ritual, Sovereignty, and the Sacred in Kenya

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226655611
eISBN:
9780226655895
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226655895.003.0008
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

The epilogue reflects on colonial understandings of ritual, elderhood, and sovereignty after the end of Moi’s rule. It explores emergent fantasies of sovereign power and capacity—the ability to ... More


Contesting Citizenship: Irregular Migrants and New Frontiers of the Political

Anne McNevin

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231151283
eISBN:
9780231522243
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231151283.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This book investigates the role of irregular migrants in the transformation of citizenship, and argues that irregular status is an immanent (rather than aberrant) condition of global capitalism, one ... More


Reluctant Landscapes

François G. Richard

in Reluctant Landscapes: Historical Anthropologies of Political Experience in Siin, Senegal

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226252407
eISBN:
9780226252681
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226252681.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

Chapter 1 opens with an ethnographic look at Siin’s rural landscapes and the political marginalization that the province has suffered since the days of independence in 1960. Moving away from ideas of ... More


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