In Company of Diamonds: de Beers, Kleinzee & Control of a Town
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BeschreibungAfter the 1925 discovery of diamonds in the semi-desert of the northwest coast of South Africa, De Beers Consolidated Mines Ltd. This title draws a stark and startling portrait of this closed community, one that analyzes the power and hegemonic techniques used to acquire that power and maintain it.
PortraitPeter Carstens is a professor of social anthropology at the University of Toronto. He was born in South Africa where he received his academic training. He emmigated to Canada in 1965.
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: OHIO UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Juli 2001
Seitenanzahl: 273 Seiten