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Title: Culture, ethnicity, and the politics of belonging : the case of Zanzibar
Author: Macarthur, Gavin Alexander
ISNI:       0000 0004 2676 6231
Awarding Body: The University of Manchester
Current Institution: University of Manchester
Date of Award: 2009
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The anthropological concept of cultural imaginaries that I develop in this thesis is critical for understanding how cultured concepts of ethnicity, politics, and belonging figure in the politics of performance in Zanzibar. The concept of cultural imaginaries I employ develops upon many previous anthropological engagements with Tanzania, providing an original persoective on its political and racial conflicts in the past, and comprehending its current social and political challenges cultural terms.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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