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  Volume 78, Number 4, 2008

Table of Contents

From: Africa: The Journal of the International African Institute

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Local responses to medical crisis

Diabetes, Medicine and Modernity in Cameroon

pp. 475-495

Between Self-Help and Dependence: Donor Funding and the Fight Against HIV/AIDS in South Africa

pp. 496-517

‘African Sex is Dangerous!’ Renegotiating ‘Ritual Sex’ in Contemporary Masaka District

pp. 518-539

Nomads and cattle traders

Mbororo Claims to Regional Citizenship and Minority Status in North-West Cameroon

pp. 540-560

Risky Trade, Resilient Traders: Trust and Livestock Marketing in Northern Kenya

pp. 561-581

Gleaming Like the Sun: Aesthetic Values in Wodaabe Material Culture

pp. 582-602

Review Article

On Reason and Afro-Pessimism

pp. 603-610

Reviews of Books

African Alternatives (review)

pp. 611-612

The History of Ethiopia (review)

pp. 612-614

Civilizing Women: British crusades in colonial Sudan (review)

pp. 614-615

Black Poachers, White Hunters: a social history of hunting in colonial Kenya (review)

pp. 615-617

Nachituti’s Gift: economy, society, and environment in Central Africa (review)

pp. 617-620

Women, Work and Domestic Virtue in Uganda (review)

pp. 620-621

Swahili Beyond the Boundaries: literature, language and identity (review)

pp. 621-623

African Literature as Political Philosophy (review)

pp. 623-624

The Place of Tears: the novel and politics in modern Zimbabwe (review)

pp. 624-625


General Index Volume to 78

pp. 627-635

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