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The Resource Credit between cultures : farmers, financiers, and misunderstanding in Africa, Parker Shipton

Credit between cultures : farmers, financiers, and misunderstanding in Africa, Parker Shipton

Label
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
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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Shipton, Parker MacDonald
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Yale agrarian studies series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economic assistance
  • Poverty
  • Luo (Kenyan and Tanzanian people)
  • Luo (Kenyan and Tanzanian people)
  • Economics
Label
Credit between cultures : farmers, financiers, and misunderstanding in Africa, Parker Shipton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
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
Control code
FIEb16176170
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 335 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300116038
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)449853568
Label
Credit between cultures : farmers, financiers, and misunderstanding in Africa, Parker Shipton
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
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
Control code
FIEb16176170
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 335 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300116038
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)449853568

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