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Cultural Entrepreneurship in Africa.

By: Röschenthaler, Ute.
Contributor(s): Schulz, Dorothea.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Routledge African Studies: Publisher: London : Taylor and Francis, 2015Copyright date: ©2016Description: 1 online resource (321 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781317529613.Subject(s): Social entrepreneurship - AfricaGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Cultural Entrepreneurship in AfricaDDC classification: 304.2096 LOC classification: HB615 -- .C858 2016Online resources: Click here to view book
Contents:
Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of Figures -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Introduction: Forging Fortunes: New Perspectives on Entrepreneurial Activities in Africa -- Part I Making Moral Communities -- 2. Religious Entrepreneurs in Ghana -- 3. Let's Do Good for Islam: Two Muslim Entrepreneurs in Niamey, Niger -- 4. Entrepreneurial Discipleship: Cooking Up Women's Sufi Leadership in Dakar -- 5. Social Values and Social Entrepreneurship at the University of Makeni: An Episode in the Reconstruction of Sierra Leone -- 6. Political Entrepreneurship in Cameroon -- Part II Business, Pleasure, Leisure -- 7. Entrepreneurship in South Africa's Emergent Township Funeral Industry -- 8. Sand, Sun, and Toyotas: Tuareg Entrepreneurship in Desert Tourism in Niger -- 9. "I Took My Life in My Own Hands": The Clandestine Business of Prostitution in Bamako -- 10. Everyday Entrepreneurs and Big Men: Facets of Entrepreneurship in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo -- Part III Media and Popular Culture -- 11. Entrepreneurial Trajectories and Figures of the Cameroonian Mediascape -- 12. Aspiring to Be Praised with Many Names: Success and Obstacles in Malian Media Entrepreneurship -- 13. The Women Behind the Camera: Female Entrepreneurship in the Southern Nigerian Video Film Industry -- 14. You Have to Be Brave and Fearless: Video Film Entrepreneurs' Practices and Discourses in Tanzania -- 15. Investiture and Investment of a Prominent Singer: The (Ad)venture of the Youssou Ndour Head Office -- Contributors -- Index.
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Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of Figures -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Introduction: Forging Fortunes: New Perspectives on Entrepreneurial Activities in Africa -- Part I Making Moral Communities -- 2. Religious Entrepreneurs in Ghana -- 3. Let's Do Good for Islam: Two Muslim Entrepreneurs in Niamey, Niger -- 4. Entrepreneurial Discipleship: Cooking Up Women's Sufi Leadership in Dakar -- 5. Social Values and Social Entrepreneurship at the University of Makeni: An Episode in the Reconstruction of Sierra Leone -- 6. Political Entrepreneurship in Cameroon -- Part II Business, Pleasure, Leisure -- 7. Entrepreneurship in South Africa's Emergent Township Funeral Industry -- 8. Sand, Sun, and Toyotas: Tuareg Entrepreneurship in Desert Tourism in Niger -- 9. "I Took My Life in My Own Hands": The Clandestine Business of Prostitution in Bamako -- 10. Everyday Entrepreneurs and Big Men: Facets of Entrepreneurship in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo -- Part III Media and Popular Culture -- 11. Entrepreneurial Trajectories and Figures of the Cameroonian Mediascape -- 12. Aspiring to Be Praised with Many Names: Success and Obstacles in Malian Media Entrepreneurship -- 13. The Women Behind the Camera: Female Entrepreneurship in the Southern Nigerian Video Film Industry -- 14. You Have to Be Brave and Fearless: Video Film Entrepreneurs' Practices and Discourses in Tanzania -- 15. Investiture and Investment of a Prominent Singer: The (Ad)venture of the Youssou Ndour Head Office -- Contributors -- Index.

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<p>Ute Röschenthaler is Professor of Social and Cultural Anthropology at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany, and a member of the Cluster of Excellence "The Formation of Normative Orders" and the research program "Africa's Asian Options" at Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany.</p> <p>Dorothea Schulz is Professor in the Department of Cultural and Social Anthropology at the University of Cologne, Germany.</p>

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