The underneath of things : violence, history, and the everyday in Sierra Leone (Book, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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The underneath of things : violence, history, and the everyday in Sierra Leone

Author: Mariane C Ferme
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif : University of California Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [4. Nachdr.]View all editions and formats
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This ethnography explores the links between a violent historical and political legacy, and the production of secrecy in everyday material culture. The focus is on Mende-speaking southeastern Sierra  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mariane C Ferme
ISBN: 0520225430 9780520225435 0520225422 9780520225428
OCLC Number: 815590548
Description: 287 Seiten : Illustrationen
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Responsibility: Mariane C. Ferme.

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"The world is currently quite aware of Sierra Leone and its predicament, and it needs this well-informed and beautifully written account of what makes the country so wonderful despite its woes. Read more...

 
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