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Beyond the state in rural Uganda, Ben Jones

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Beyond the state in rural Uganda
Title
Beyond the state in rural Uganda
Statement of responsibility
Ben Jones
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Language
eng
Summary
In this innovative study, Ben Jones argues that scholars too often assume that the state is the most important force behind change in local political communities in Africa. Studies look to the state, and to the impact of government reforms, as ways of understanding processes of development and change. Using the example of Uganda, regarded as one of Africa's few "success stories", Jones chronicles the insignificance of the state and the marginal impact of Western development agencies. Extensive ethnographic fieldwork in a Ugandan village reveals that it is churches, the village court,
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Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
International African library
Series volume
39
Beyond the state in rural Uganda, Ben Jones
Label
Beyond the state in rural Uganda, Ben Jones
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.3366/j.ctt1r2c87
Publication
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 180-193) 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
Maps, Plates, Tables; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Glossary; Preface; Maps Section; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Appendix A; Appendix B; Bibliography; Index;
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1 online resource (xv, 199 pages)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748635184
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations maps.
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Specific material designation
remote

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