Credit Between Cultures: Farmers, Financiers, And Misunderstanding In Africa

Paperback | August 31, 2011

byParker Macdonald Shipton

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Parker Shipton brings a variety of perspectives—cultural,  economic, political, and religious-philosophical—and years of field experience to this fascinating study about people who borrow and lend in the interior of Africa. His conclusions challenge the conventional wisdom of the past half century (including perennial World Bank orthodoxy) about the need for credit among African farming people.

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Parker Shipton brings a variety of perspectives—cultural,  economic, political, and religious-philosophical—and years of field experience to this fascinating study about people who borrow and lend in the interior of Africa. His conclusions challenge the conventional wisdom of the past half century (including perennial World Bank orthod...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:380 pages, 9 × 6 × 1.06 inPublished:August 31, 2011Publisher:Yale University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0300181280

ISBN - 13:9780300181289

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