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The Resource Credit between cultures : farmers, financiers, and misunderstanding in Africa, Parker Shipton, (electronic resource)

Credit between cultures : farmers, financiers, and misunderstanding in Africa, Parker Shipton, (electronic resource)

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Credit between cultures : farmers, financiers, and misunderstanding in Africa
Title
Credit between cultures
Title remainder
farmers, financiers, and misunderstanding in Africa
Statement of responsibility
Parker Shipton
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Language
eng
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MiAaPQ
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Yale agrarian studies series
Credit between cultures : farmers, financiers, and misunderstanding in Africa, Parker Shipton, (electronic resource)
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Credit between cultures : farmers, financiers, and misunderstanding in Africa, Parker Shipton, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-320) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: a golden pendulum -- Context for credit : a setting at the source of the Nile -- Three faces of the loan : charity, usury-- and fantasy -- Plans and dreams : an integrated approach on paper -- Lenders and lineages : nepotism as loyalty -- Untying a package deal : borrowing green revolution technology -- Debts and dodges : the moral and the hazard in repayment -- In a white elephant's shadow : reversal and repetition -- Wildfire : tobacco contract farming -- Self-help and the underground : individual incentive and the group guarantee -- Self-help with help : banking between charity and usury -- Crossing back : rethinking credit between cultures
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Extent
xxvii, 335 p., [12] p. of plates
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  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill., map.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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