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The Resource The state in Africa : the politics of the belly, Jean-François Bayart

The state in Africa : the politics of the belly, Jean-François Bayart

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The state in Africa : the politics of the belly
Title
The state in Africa
Title remainder
the politics of the belly
Statement of responsibility
Jean-François Bayart
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
In this work, Bayart rejects the assumption of African 'otherness' based on stereotyped images of famine, corruption and civil war. Instead he invites the reader to see that African politics is like politics anywhere else in the world, not an exotic aberration
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Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Bayart, Jean-François
Dewey number
  • 320.9'6
  • 320.96
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Politics and Government
Target audience
specialized
Label
The state in Africa : the politics of the belly, Jean-François Bayart
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780745644370
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xc, 370 p.
Isbn
9780745644370
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The state in Africa : the politics of the belly, Jean-François Bayart
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780745644370
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xc, 370 p.
Isbn
9780745644370
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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