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The Resource Obama and Kenya : contested histories and the politics of belonging, Matthew Carotenuto and Katherine Luongo

Obama and Kenya : contested histories and the politics of belonging, Matthew Carotenuto and Katherine Luongo

Label
Obama and Kenya : contested histories and the politics of belonging
Title
Obama and Kenya
Title remainder
contested histories and the politics of belonging
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Carotenuto and Katherine Luongo
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Carotenuto, Matthew
Dewey number
327.7306762
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Luongo, Katherine
Series statement
Ohio University research in international studies, global and comparative studies series
Series volume
15
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obama, Barack
  • Group identity
  • United States
  • Kenya
  • United States
  • Kenya
Label
Obama and Kenya : contested histories and the politics of belonging, Matthew Carotenuto and Katherine Luongo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219=235) 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
Part I. Obama and Kenya -- Discovering Obama in Kenya -- Representations of Kenya: myth and reality -- The Obama family: ethnicity and the politics of belonging in Kenya -- Part II. Contested histories and the politics of belonging -- The politics of condemnation: the American right's reactions to Obama's roots in Kenya -- The politics of celebration: ethnic grandeur and Obama's heroic embrace -- Political violence and history at the ballot box -- Obama for Africa or Africans for Obama? -- Epilogue: Tuko Pamoja: we are together
Control code
ocn932386957
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvi, 240 pages
Isbn
9780896802995
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)932386957
Label
Obama and Kenya : contested histories and the politics of belonging, Matthew Carotenuto and Katherine Luongo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219=235) 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
Part I. Obama and Kenya -- Discovering Obama in Kenya -- Representations of Kenya: myth and reality -- The Obama family: ethnicity and the politics of belonging in Kenya -- Part II. Contested histories and the politics of belonging -- The politics of condemnation: the American right's reactions to Obama's roots in Kenya -- The politics of celebration: ethnic grandeur and Obama's heroic embrace -- Political violence and history at the ballot box -- Obama for Africa or Africans for Obama? -- Epilogue: Tuko Pamoja: we are together
Control code
ocn932386957
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvi, 240 pages
Isbn
9780896802995
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)932386957

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