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Title Struggle for the city : migrant labor, capital, and the state in urban Africa / Frederick Cooper, editor
Published Beverly Hills : Sage Publications, [1983]
©1983

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Description 319 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Sage series on African modernization and development ; v. 8
Sage series on African modernization and development ; v. 8
Contents Urban space, industrial time, and wage labor in Africa / Frederick Cooper -- Workers as criminals /William Worger -- Productivity and protest / Jeff Crisp -- Here everyone walked with fear / Jeanne Penvenne -- A colonial state and an African petty bourgeoisie / Luise White -- De la calabasse a la production en serie / Gerard Salem -- Work, migration, and class in western Nigeria / Sara S. Berry -- Struggle from the margins / Colin Murray
Analysis Africa Urban regions Negro migrant personnel Social conditions
Notes English and French
Bibliography Includes bibliographies
Notes English and French
Subject Cities and towns -- Africa.
Social classes -- Africa.
Working class -- Africa.
Africa -- Social conditions.
Author Cooper, Frederick, 1947-
LC no. 83011196
ISBN 0803920679