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The Resource Being Maasai, becoming indigenous : postcolonial politics in a neoliberal world, Dorothy L. Hodgson

Being Maasai, becoming indigenous : postcolonial politics in a neoliberal world, Dorothy L. Hodgson

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Being Maasai, becoming indigenous : postcolonial politics in a neoliberal world
Title
Being Maasai, becoming indigenous
Title remainder
postcolonial politics in a neoliberal world
Statement of responsibility
Dorothy L. Hodgson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What happens to marginalized groups from Africa when they ally with the indigenous peoples' movement? Who claims to be indigenous and why? Dorothy L. Hodgson explores how indigenous identity, both in concept and in practice, plays out in the context of economic liberalization, transnational capitalism, state restructuring, and political democratization. Hodgson brings her long experience with Maasai to her understanding of the shifting contours of their contemporary struggles for recognition, representati
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digitized
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N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hodgson, Dorothy Louise
Dewey number
323.1196/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
DT443.3.M37
LC item number
H628 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maasai (African people)
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Identity politics
  • Identity politics
  • Non-governmental organizations
  • Non-governmental organizations
  • Africa
  • Tanzania
  • Neoliberalism
  • Neoliberalism
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Identity politics
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Social conditions
  • Africa
  • Tanzania
  • Massai
  • Ethnische Identität
  • Politik
  • Nichtstaatliche Organisation
  • Tansania
  • Massai
  • Soziale Situation
  • Neoliberalismus
  • Politik
  • Nichtstaatliche Organisation
  • Tanzania
Label
Being Maasai, becoming indigenous : postcolonial politics in a neoliberal world, Dorothy L. Hodgson
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : positionings -- the cultural politics of representation, recognition, resources, and rights -- Becoming indigenous in Africa -- Maasai NGOs, the Tanzanian state, and the politics of indigeneity -- Precarious alliances -- Repositionings : from indigenous rights to pastoralist livelihoods -- "If we had our cows" : community perspectives on the challenge of change -- Conclusion : what do you want?
Control code
753562133
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 265 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613235831
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt16gjmmh
Publisher number
MWT11529050
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753562133
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Being Maasai, becoming indigenous : postcolonial politics in a neoliberal world, Dorothy L. Hodgson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : positionings -- the cultural politics of representation, recognition, resources, and rights -- Becoming indigenous in Africa -- Maasai NGOs, the Tanzanian state, and the politics of indigeneity -- Precarious alliances -- Repositionings : from indigenous rights to pastoralist livelihoods -- "If we had our cows" : community perspectives on the challenge of change -- Conclusion : what do you want?
Control code
753562133
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 265 pages, 10 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613235831
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt16gjmmh
Publisher number
MWT11529050
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753562133
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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