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  Volume 56, Number 1, April 2013

Table of Contents

Jamie Monson, Stephanie Rupp

From the Editors

p. I
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Pregnancy and Bodies of Knowledge in a South African University

pp. 1-20
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ASR Forum on Africa and China

Introduction: Africa and China: New Engagements, New Research

pp. 21-44
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Remembering Work on the Tazara Railway in Africa and China, 1965–2011: When “New Men” Grow Old

pp. 45-64
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Chinese Devils, the Global Market, and the Declining Power of Togo’s Nana-Benzes

pp. 65-80
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African Pentecostal Migrants in China: Marginalization and the Alternative Geography of a Mission Theology

pp. 81-102
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Ghana, China, and the Politics of Energy

pp. 103-130
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Perceptions of Chinese in Southern Africa: Constructions of the “Other” and the Role of Memory

pp. 131-153
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Conclusion: China and Africa Rebooted: Globalization(s), Simplification(s), and Cross-cutting Dynamics in “South–South” Relations

pp. 155-170
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Book Review Essay

Child Soldiers

pp. 171-174
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Book Reviews

Anthropology and Sociology

Bodies, Politics, and African Healing: The Matter of Maladies in Tanzania by Stacey A. Langwick (review)

pp. 175-177
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Bewitching Development: Witchcraft and the Reinvention of Development in Neoliberal Kenya by James Howard Smith (review)

pp. 177-179
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Laibon: An Anthropologist’s Journey with Samburu Diviners in Kenya by Elliot Fratkin (review)

pp. 179-180
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Politics, International Relations, and Globalization

Stuck: Rwandan Youth and the Struggle for Adulthood by Marc Sommers (review)

pp. 180-182
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Decentralization in Uganda: Explaining Successes and Failures in Local Governance by Gina S. Lambright (review)

pp. 182-184
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The Lord’s Resistance Army: Myth and Reality ed. by Tim Allen and Koen Vlassenroot (review)

pp. 184-186
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Understanding the Somalia Conflagration: Identity, Political Islam, and Peacebuilding by Afyare Abdi Elmi, and: Milk and Peace, Drought and War: Somali Culture, Society and Politics: Essays in Honour of I. M. Lewis ed. by Markus Hoehne and Virginia Luling (review)

pp. 186-188
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From Protest to Parties: Party-Building and Democratization in Africa by Adrienne LeBas (review)

pp. 188-190
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China and the European Union in Africa: Partners or Competitors? ed. by Jing Men and Benjamin Barton (review)

pp. 190-192
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Economics and Development

Globalization and Sustainable Development in Africa ed. by Bessie House-Soremekun and Toyin Falola (review)

pp. 193-195
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The Fate of the Eastern Cape; History, Politics and Social Policy ed. by Greg Ruiters (review)

pp. 195-196
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Geography, Environment, and Demography

Crude Existence: Environment and the Politics of Oil in Northern Angola by Kristen Reed (review)

pp. 197-198
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Health and Disease

Morality, Hope and Grief: Anthropologies of AIDS in Africa ed. by Hansjorg Dilger and Ute Luig, and: The Land Is Dying: Contingency, Creativity and Conflict in Western Kenya by Paul Wenzel Geissler and Ruth Jane Prince (review)

pp. 199-201
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AIDS Policy in Uganda: Evidence, Ideology, and the Making of an African Success Story by John Kinsman (review)

pp. 201-202
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Improvising Medicine: An African Cancer Ward in an Emerging Cancer Epidemic by Julie Livingston (review)

pp. 203-205
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Language, Literature, and the Arts

Nollywood till November: Memoirs of a Nollywood Insider by Charles Novia (review)

pp. 205-206
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Live from Dar es Salaam: Popular Music and Tanzania’s Music Economy by Alex Perullo (review)

pp. 206-208
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Music, Performance and African Identities ed. by Toyin Falola and Tyler Fleming (review)

pp. 208-211
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Postcolonial Artists and Global Aesthetics by Akin Adesokan (review)

pp. 211-212
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Education

Under Protest: The Rise of Student Resistance at the University of Fort Hare by Daniel Massey (review)

pp. 212-214
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Film Review Essay

Yoruba Video Comedies: You Don’t Know Lagos

pp. 215-219
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Film Reviews

Paris My Paradise dir. by Eléonore Yaméogo, and: Sisters in Law dir. by Kim Longinotto and Florence Aysi (review)

pp. 221-223
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Colobane Express by Khady Sylla

pp. 223-225
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Books Received

Books Received

pp. 227-228
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Research Areas

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