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Transient workspaces : technologies of everyday innovation in Zimbabwe

Author: Clapperton Chakanetsa Mavhunga
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2014] ©2014
Series: Mobility studies
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this book, Clapperton Mavhunga views technology in Africa from an African perspective. Technology in his account is not something always brought in from outside, but is something that ordinary people understand, make, and practice through their everyday innovations or creativities--including things that few would even consider technological"--Jacket.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Clapperton Chakanetsa Mavhunga
ISBN: 9780262027243 0262027240 9780262537582 0262537583 9780262326155 0262326159
OCLC Number: 859061457
Description: xi, 296 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Guided mobility --
The professoriate of the hunt --
The republic of absence --
Insectomobile invasions --
The professoriate and the insectomobile --
The professoriate and the white poacher --
The professoriate and chimurenga --
The professoriate and international ivory poaching --
Conclusions : mobile workshops and transient workspaces in times of crisis.
Series Title: Mobility studies
Responsibility: Clapperton Chakanetsa Mavhunga.

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An account of technology in Africa from an African perspective, examining hunting in Zimbabwe as an example of an innovative mobile workspace.  Read more...

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