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The Resource Credit, currencies, and culture : African financial institutions in historical perspective, edited by Endre Stiansen and Jane I. Guyer

Credit, currencies, and culture : African financial institutions in historical perspective, edited by Endre Stiansen and Jane I. Guyer

Label
Credit, currencies, and culture : African financial institutions in historical perspective
Title
Credit, currencies, and culture
Title remainder
African financial institutions in historical perspective
Statement of responsibility
edited by Endre Stiansen and Jane I. Guyer
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EEM
Dewey number
332.1/096
Index
no index present
LC call number
HG187.5.A2
LC item number
C74 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Credit, currencies, and culture : African financial institutions in historical perspective, edited by Endre Stiansen and Jane I. Guyer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Most of these papers were first presented as a seminar series, "Financial Institutions in Africa, historical and contemporary perspectives, " at the Program of African Studies, Northwestern University, during the winter of 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / E. Stiansen & J. Guyer -- Finance and credit in pre-colonial Dahomey / Robin Law -- On currency and credit in the western Sahel, 1700-1850 / James L.A. Webb -- Slaves as money in the Sokoto Caliphate / Jan Hogendorn -- Islamic financial institutions / John Hunwick -- Islamic banking in the Sudan / Endre Stiansen -- Imposing a guide on the indign̈e : the fifty year experience of the Sociťš de prv̌oyance in French West and Equatorial Africa / Gregory Mann & Jane I. Guyer -- Kṣe--̌mǹ : idealism and contradiction in the Yoruba view of money
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
vi, 174 p.
Isbn
9789171064424
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
00392503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370511463
Label
Credit, currencies, and culture : African financial institutions in historical perspective, edited by Endre Stiansen and Jane I. Guyer
Publication
Note
Most of these papers were first presented as a seminar series, "Financial Institutions in Africa, historical and contemporary perspectives, " at the Program of African Studies, Northwestern University, during the winter of 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / E. Stiansen & J. Guyer -- Finance and credit in pre-colonial Dahomey / Robin Law -- On currency and credit in the western Sahel, 1700-1850 / James L.A. Webb -- Slaves as money in the Sokoto Caliphate / Jan Hogendorn -- Islamic financial institutions / John Hunwick -- Islamic banking in the Sudan / Endre Stiansen -- Imposing a guide on the indign̈e : the fifty year experience of the Sociťš de prv̌oyance in French West and Equatorial Africa / Gregory Mann & Jane I. Guyer -- Kṣe--̌mǹ : idealism and contradiction in the Yoruba view of money
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
vi, 174 p.
Isbn
9789171064424
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
00392503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370511463

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