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A pobreza urbana em Luanda, Angola
(CMI Report R 2018:7, Research report, 2018-04-01)
A capital de Angola, Luanda, é uma cidade com fortes desigualdades e contrastes. Embora ofereça oportunidades e riqueza para uns poucos, as pessoas que vivem nos musseques informais estão efectivamente encurraladas na ...
Urban poverty in Luanda, Angola
(CMI Report R 2018:6, Research report, 2018-04-01)
Angola’s capital Luanda is a city of stark inequalities and contrasts. While it offers opportunities and wealth for the few, people in the informal musseques are effectively trapped in poverty through limited income ...
'Goats eat where they are tied up': illicit and habitual corruption in Mozambique
(Review of African Political Economy vol. 45 no. 158, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018-12-01)
The article shows that corruption is structural and omnipresent in Mozambican society, effectively legitimising corrupt practices at all levels. Using an anthropological approach, it argues that small-scale corruption has ...
What does it mean t be poor? Investigating the qualitative-quantitative divide in Mozambique
(WIDER Working Paper 2018/75, Research report, 2018-07-01)
This study reflects on the relationship between economic (quantitative) and anthropological (qualitative) approaches to the analysis of poverty in developing countries. Drawing on detailed evidence from Mozambique, we argue ...
"It's all about money": Urban-rural spaces and relations in Maputo, Mozambique
(Canadian Journal of African StudiesCanadian Journal of African Studies vol. 52 no. 1, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018-05-01)
Within the anthropological urban scholarship on sub-Saharan Africa, there is a shared notion of the continued, and in some cases reemerging, importance of rural spaces, values and relations in cities and towns. In Mozambique's ...