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Title:Lives in motion, indeed: interdisciplinary perspectives on social change in honour of Danielle de Lame
Editor:Panella, CristianaISNI
Year:2012
Volume:174
Pages:376
Language:English
Series:Studies in social sciences and humanities
City of publisher:Tervuren
Publisher:Royal Museum for Central Africa
ISBN:9789491615009
Geographic terms:Subsaharan Africa
Rwanda
Subjects:social change
festschrifts (form)
About person:Danielle Raphaelle De LameISNI
Abstract:This volume is a tribute to Belgian anthropologist Danielle de Lame (Royal Museum for Central Africa), whose work on Africa has always favoured an approach disentangling the contradiction of day-to-day relationships between 'top' and 'bottom', representations of the Self, ties between the Self and objects, and the management of differences and hierarchy. Contributions: Introduction (Cristiana Panella); Biographie et changement social (Jean-François Bayart); Street parliaments of Côte d'Ivoire: oratory and apparatus among the 'jeunes patriotes' in Abidjan (Armando Cutolo); Mnemosyne unbound: adapting truth to offical memory in Kagame's Rwanda (René Lemarchand); Elite ambitions: engineering a new Rwanda and new Rwandans (Filip Reyntjens); Identity, religion and race: the many facets of Kintu, first king of Buganda (18th-19th century) (Henri Médard); Multiple missionary histories in Rwanda: local agency and institutional agendas (David Newbury); La lutte contre la criminalité économique comme expressio de la norme néolibérale (Béatrice Hibou); Production, class formation, and the penetration of capitalism in the Kaoma rural district, Zambia, 1800-1978 (Wim van Binsbergen); Les rescapés: une communauté éphémère au Kasaï, 1899-1904 (Jan Vansina); Faire sienne la modernité d'origine coloniale: production et usages de l'image bidimensionnelle sur le territoire de la RD Congo, 1870-2010 (Bogumil Jewsiewicki); Gold, cosmology, and change in Burkina Faso (Sabine Luning); Mangomania? The significance of mangoes in the Manding (Mali) (Jan Jansen); The burden of wealth and the lightness of life: the body in body-decoration in southern Cameroon (Jane I. Guyer); Danielle de Lame la Rwandaise (Jean-Baptiste Nkulikyinka). [ASC Leiden abstract]
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