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Title African anthropologies : history, critique, and practice / edited by Mwenda Ntarangwi, David Mills, and Mustafa Babiker.

Published London ; New York : Zed Books in association with CODESRIA, Dakar, Senegal ; New York : Distributed exclusively in the U.S. by Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  301.07267 AFRI    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 274 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Africa in the new millennium.
Africa in the new millennium.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Introduction : histories of training, ethnographies of practice / Mwenda Ntarangwi, Mustafa Babiker and David Mills -- 2. Research and teaching in Ethiopian anthropology : an overview of traditions, trends and recent developments / Alula Pankhurst -- 3. How not to be a 'government house pet' : Audrey Richards and the East African institute for social research / David Mills -- 4. The teaching of anthropology in Zimbabwe over the past forty years : continuities and discontinuities / Victor Ngonidzashe Muzvidziwa -- 5. The practice of anthropology in Francophone Africa : the case of Cameroon / Severin Cecile Abega -- 6. Forgetting Africa / Johannes Fabian -- 7. But we know it all! : African perspectives on anthropological knowledge / Christine Obbo -- 8. African pastoralism through anthropological eyes : whose crisis? / Mustafa Babiker -- 9. An invisible religion? : anthropology's avoidance of Islam in Africa / Robert Launay -- 10. Anthropology in post-colonial Africa : the Nigerian case / P.-J. Ezeh -- 11. Reflections on the challenges of teaching anthropology to American students in post-colonial Kenya / Mwenda Ntarangwi -- 12. Challenges and prospects for applied anthropology in Kenya / Mary Amuyunzu-Nyamongo -- 13. Practising anthropology at home : challenges and ethical dilemmas / W. Onyango-Ouma.
Other author Ntarangwi, Mwenda.
Mills, David, 1969-
Babiker, Mustafa H. M.
Subject Anthropology -- Research -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Anthropology -- Study and teaching -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Standard Number 9781842777626
ISBN 1842777629
1842777637 (paperback)
2869781687 (CODESRIA)