Expectations of Modernity: Myths and Meanings of Urban Life on the Zambian Copperbelt

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Expectations of Modernity: Myths and Meanings of Urban Life on the Zambian Copperbelt - Ferguson, James

"With "Expectations of Modernity" James Ferguson has once more made an important contribution to the reconstruction of anthropology. His own vivid ethnography of urban lives in the late twentieth century offers new understandings of culture and cosmopolitanism, while his sense of the wider picture helps us see Africa, in a difficult period, as the ... Read More

Expectations of Modernity: Myths and Meanings of Urban Life on the Zambian Copperbelt 1999, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520217027

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