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At home in the Okavango : white Batswana narratives of emplacement and belonging

Author: Catie Gressier
Publisher: New York : Berghahn Books, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An ethnography of the lives of white citizens of the Okavango Delta, Botswana, this book examines their relationships with the natural and social environments of the region.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Gressier, Catie.
At home in the Okavango
(DLC) 2015002056
(OCoLC)896862037
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Catie Gressier
ISBN: 9781782387749 1782387749
OCLC Number: 922581639
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Waiting for the Flood --
Connections to the Natural Environment --
Photographic Tourism, Emplacement and Belonging --
Hunting and Ambiguity in Belonging --
Belonging and the Nation --
Race Relations and Community Ties in the Okavango --
Conclusion : Making a Plan to Belong.
Responsibility: Catie Gressier.

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