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Volume 82, Number 2, May 2012

Table of Contents

Spirits, Power and the Political Imagination in Late-Colonial Gabon

pp. 187-211

Self-Reliance and the State: The Multiple Meanings of Development in Early Post-Colonial Tanzania

pp. 212-234

After the Rush: Living with Uncertainty in a Malagasy Mining Town

pp. 235-251

Platinum City and the New South African Dream

pp. 252-271

Learning Through Play: An Ethnographic Study of Children’s Riddling in Ethiopia

pp. 272-286

How Debt Became Care: Child Pawning and Its Transformations in Akuapem, the Gold Coast, 1874–1929

pp. 287-311

Review Article

Migration and transformation in recent African literary criticism

pp. 312-319

Review of books

Beyond the State in Rural Uganda (review)

pp. 320-321

Development and the African Diaspora: place and the politics of home (review)

pp. 321-323

Localizing Transitional Justice: interventions and priorities after mass violence (review)

pp. 323-324

Because of Temptations: children, sex and HIV/AIDS in Tanzania (review)

pp. 324-326

Morality, Hope and Grief: anthropologies of AIDS in Africa (review)

pp. 326-327

From Africa to Brazil: culture, identity and an Atlantic slave trade, 1600–1830 (review)

pp. 327-328

Historical Memory in Africa: dealing with the past, reaching for the future in an intercultural context (review)

pp. 329-330

The Powerful Presence of the Past: integration and conflict along the Upper Guinea Coast (review)

pp. 330-332

African Cities: competing claims on urban spaces (review)

pp. 332-333

Beer in Africa: drinking spaces, states and selves (review)

pp. 333-335

Evangelical Christians in the Muslim Sahel (review)

pp. 335-336

African Gifts of the Spirit: Pentecostalism and the rise of a Zimbabwean transnational religious movement (review)

pp. 336-338

Elmina (review)

pp. 338-340

Bamako–London: collaborative exhibition of exchanges (review)

pp. 340-341


p. 342

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