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Author Phillips, Kristin, 1974- author
Title An ethnography of hunger : politics, subsistence, and the unpredictable grace of the sun / Kristin D. Phillips
Imprint Bloomington, Indiana : Indiana University Press, [2018]
book jacket
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 Ethnology Library  HC885.Z9 P61593 2018    DUE 02-16-23    30520020861937
Descript xxiii, 207 pages, 5 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), map ; 23 cm
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unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Framing the global book series
Framing the global book series
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-200) and index
Introduction: Subsistence citizenship -- Part I: The frames of subsistence in Singida: cosmology, ethnography, history -- Hunger in relief -- The unpredictable grace of the sun -- Part II: The power of the poor on the threshold of subsistence -- We shall meet at the pot of Ugali -- Crying, denying, and surviving rural hunger -- Part III: Subsistence citizenship -- Subsistence versus development -- Patronage, rights, and the idioms of rural citizenship -- Conclusion: The seasons of subsistence and citizenship
Link Online version: Phillips, Kristin, 1974- author. Ethnography of hunger Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2018 9780253038401 (DLC) 2018025310
Subject Subsistence economy -- Tanzania
Food security -- Social aspects -- Tanzania
Food security -- Political aspects -- Tanzania
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