The modernity of witchcraft : politics and the occult in postcolonial Africa = Sorcellerie et politique en Afrique : la viande des autres (Book, 2000) [WorldCat.org]
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The modernity of witchcraft : politics and the occult in postcolonial Africa = Sorcellerie et politique en Afrique : la viande des autres

Author: Peter Geschiere
Publisher: Charlottesville [Va.] : University Press of Virginia, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This study suggests that the balance in Africa, between the prevalence of witchcraft and the forces of modernity, stems both from obsession with power and from the increasing feeling of powerlessness  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Geschiere
ISBN: 0813917026 9780813917023 0813917034 9780813917030
OCLC Number: 452182357
Description: XII, 311 str. ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Sorcellerie et politique en Afrique.
Responsibility: Peter Geschiere ; translated by Peter Geschiere and Janet Roitman.

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