Modernity and its malcontents : ritual and power in postcolonial Africa

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

University of Chicago Press, Chicago (1990)

Keywords:

Modernity, postcolonial, ritual

Abstract:

built around what <a href="/?q=node/47662">Harri Englund</a> (Journal of Southern African Studies, Vol. 20, No. 3, Special Issue: Ethnicity and Identity in Southern Africa (Sep., 1994), pp. 488-490) calls a &quot;routine rejection of the teleological juxtapositions of &quot;tradition&quot; and &quot;modernity&quot;.

Notes:

See <a href="/?q=node/47622/">eva&#39;s blog</a>