Insiders and outsiders : citizenship and xenophobia in contemporary Southern Africa / Francis B. Nyamnjoh.

Nyamnjoh?s book about the heightened xenophobia that both exploits and excludes is an incisive commentary on a globalizing world that reaches down into the grassroots of so many societies with consequences for ordinary people?s lives that have received all too little attention. He meticulously docum...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Nyamnjoh, Francis B., 1961-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published:Dakar, Senegal : Codesria Books ; London ; New York : in association with Zed Books ; New York : Distributed in the USA exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
Series:Africa in the new millennium.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : globalisation, mobility, citizenship and xenophobia in Southern Africa
  • 1. Mobility, citizenship and xenophobia in South Africa
  • 2. Citizenship, mobility and xenophobia in Botswana
  • 3. Gender, domesticity, mobility and citizenship
  • 4. Maids, mobility and citizenship in Botswana
  • 5. Madams and maids : coping with domination and dehumanisation
  • 6. Conclusion : requiem for bounded citizenship.