Table of contents for Anthropology for development : the pontential of a revitalized social science for understanding contemporary social change / Jean-Pierre Olivier de Sardan.

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Introduction: The Three Approaches in the Anthropology of Development
Socio-Anthropology of Development: Some Preliminary Statements
Anthropology, Sociology, Africa and Development: A Brief Historical Overview
A Renewal of Anthropology ?
Stereotypes, Ideologies and Conceptions
Is an Anthropology of Innovation Possible?
Developmentist Populism and Social Science Populism: Ideology, Action, Knowledge
Relations of Production and Modes of Economic Action
Development Projects and Social Logic
Popular Knowledge and Scientific and Technical Knowledge
Mediations and Brokerage
Arenas and Strategic Games
Conclusion: The Dialogue between Social Scientists and Developers

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Applied anthropology Africa, Social change Africa, Africa Social conditions