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  Volume 79, Number 3, 2009

Table of Contents

Human Rights and NGO 'Wrongs': Conflict Diamonds, Culture Wars and the 'Bushman Question'

pp. 321-346

'Sleep Occupies No Space': The Use of Public Space by Street Gangs in Kinshasa

pp. 347-368

Anticipating the Tsunami: Rumours, Planning and the Arbitrary State in Zimbabwe

pp. 369-398

The Occult Does not Exist: A Response to Terence Ranger

pp. 399-412

Response to ter Haar and Ellis

pp. 413-415

Islamic Reform and Historical Change in the Care of the Dead: Conflicts over Funerary Practice Among Tanzanian Muslims

pp. 416-434

Traditional Medicine, Biomedicine and Christianity in Modern Zambia

pp. 435-454

Review article

'Interroger les morts pour critiquer les vivants, ou éxotisme morbide?': Encounters with African Funerary Practices in Francophone Anthropology

pp. 455-462

Reviews of books

Locality, Mobility and 'Nation': periurban colonialism in Togo's Eweland, 1900-1960 (review)

pp. 463-464

Cultivating Success in Uganda: Kigezi farmers and colonial policies (review)

pp. 464-465

Makers and Breakers: children and youth in postcolonial Africa (review)

pp. 466-467

Utenzi, War Poems, and the German Conquest of East Africa: Swahili poetry as historical source (review)

pp. 468-469

Mortgaging the Ancestors: ideologies of attachment in Africa (review)

pp. 469-470

Tonga Religious Life in the Twentieth Century (review)

pp. 471-472

Colonial Madness: psychiatry in French North Africa (review)

pp. 472-473

Fusions: masquerades and thought style east of the Niger-Benue confluence, West Africa (review)

pp. 473-474

Africa after Modernism: transitions in literature, media and philosophy (review)

pp. 475-476

Toys, Play, Culture and Society: an anthropological approach with reference to North Africa and the Sahara (review)

pp. 476-478

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