Land Filled with Flies: A Political Economy of the Kalahari

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"The image of a pristine isolation has been almost as common in research on foragers as in the popular media. "Land filled with Flies" is a sustanined argument against such views. Wilmsen marshals an enormous quantity of historical, archival, archeological, ethnographic, and survey data on the Kalahari Zhu to show how far from the reality these images are, how they have their own historical provenance, how they have been analytically distorting, and how they have proven politically pernicious for living groups like the Zhu. ...

Land Filled with Flies: A Political Economy of the Kalahari 1989, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226900155

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Land Filled with Flies: A Political Economy of the Kalahari 1989, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226900148

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