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Title The Culture of Power in Southern Africa : bessays on state formation and the political imagination / edited by Clifton C Crais
Imprint Portsmouth, NH : Heinemann, c2003
book jacket
 Modern History Library  306.20968 C968    AVAILABLE    30550100385960
 Selected Bibliography207
 About the Contributors215
 Introduction / Clifton C. Crais1
1Conquest, State Formation, and the Subaltern Imagination in Rural South Africa / Clifton C. Crais27
2Coercion and Conversation: African Voices in the Making of Customary Law in Natal / Thomas McClendon49
3Negotiating the Practice of the State: Reclamation, Resistance, and "Betterment" in the Zululand Reserves / Aran S. MacKinnon65
4Native Administration and the Transition from Segregation to Apartheid / Ivan Evans91
5Witchcraft, Chiefs, and the State in the Northern Transvaal, 1900-1930 / Timothy Lane121
6Passports and Persons: The Insurrection of Subjugated Knowledges in Southern Africa / Deborah Durham151
7Tyranny, Parody, and Ethnic Polarity: Ritual Engagements with the State in Northwestern Zimbabwe / Eric Worby183
Descript 216 p. : maps ; 24 cm
Series Social history of Africa, 1099-8098
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-212) and and index
tConquest, state formation, and the subaltern imagination in rural South Africa / Clifton C. Crais -- Coercion and conversation / Thomas McClendon -- Negotiating the practice of the state / Aran S. MacKinnon -- Native administration and the transition from segregation to apartheid / Ivan Evans -- Witchcraft, chiefs, and the state in the Northern Transvaal, 1900-1930 / Timothy Lane -- Passports and persons / Deborah Durham -- Tyranny, parody, and ethnic polarity / Eric Worby
Subject Political culture -- Africa, Southern -- History
Power (Social sciences) -- Africa, Southern -- History
Africa, Southern -- Politics and government
Alt Author Crais, Clifton C
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