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Across the Copperbelt : urban & social change in Central Africa's borderland communities

Author: Miles Larmer; Enid Guene; Benoît Henriet; Iva Peša; Rachel Taylor
Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk : James Currey, 2021.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first comparative historical analysis - local, national and transnational - of the cross-border Central African copperbelt; a key work in studies of labour, urbanisation and African studies.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Across the copperbelt.
Martlesham : James Currey, 2021
(OCoLC)1247944767
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Miles Larmer; Enid Guene; Benoît Henriet; Iva Peša; Rachel Taylor
ISBN: 9781800101487 1800101481
OCLC Number: 1252627978
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white).
Contents: Introduction - Enid Guene and Benoit Henriet and Miles Larmer and Iva Pesa and Rachel TaylorPART 1: MICRO-STUDIES OF URBAN LIFEBeyond Paternalism: Pluralising Copperbelt Histories - Iva Pesa and Benoit HenrietBeing a Child of the Mines: Youth Magazines and Comics in the Copperbelt - Enid GueneDivergence and Convergence on the Copperbelt: White Mineworkers in Comparative Perspective, 1911 - 63 - Duncan MoneyFootball on the Zambian and Katangese Copperbelts: Leisure and Fan Culture from the 1930s to the Present - Hikabwa D. ChipandeBeware the Mineral Narrative: The Histories of Solwezi Town and Kansanshi Mine, Northwestern Zambia - Rita KesselringPART 2: THE LOCAL COPPERBELT AND THE GLOBAL ECONOMYKingdoms and Associations: Copper's Changing Political Economy during the Nineteenth Century - David M. GordonOf Corporate Welfare Buildings and Private Initiative: Post-Paternalist Ruination and Renovation in a former Zambian Mine Township - Christian StraubeFrom a Colonial to a Mineral Flow Regime: The Mineral Trade and the Inertia of Global Infrastructures in the Copperbelt - Helene BlaszkiewiczHouses Built on Copper: The Environmental Impact of Current Mining Activities on "Old" and "New" Zambian Copperbelt Communities - Jennifer Chibamba ChansaPART 3: PRODUCING AND CONTESTING KNOWLEDGE OF URBAN SOCIETIES"The British, The French and even the Russians use these Methods": Psychology, Mental Testing and (Trans)Imperial Dynamics of Expertise Production in Late Colonial Congo - Amandine LauroHistorical Knowledge Production at the University of Lubumbashi (1956 - 2018) - Donatien Dibwe dia MwembuThe Decolonisation of Community Development in Haut Katanga and the Zambian Copperbelt, 1945 - 1990 - Miles Larmer and Rachel TaylorReimagining the Copperbelt as a Religious Space - Stephanie Lammert
Responsibility: edited by Miles Larmer, Enid Guene, Benoît Henriet, Iva Peša & Rachel Taylor.

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