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978-1-4985-7681-9 • Hardback • December 2019 • $100.00 • (£77.00)
978-1-4985-7682-6 • eBook • December 2019 • $95.00 • (£73.00)
Will Rollason is senior lecturer of anthropology at Brunel University London.
Chapter 1: Dimensions of a livelihood
Chapter 2: Life is crisis
Chapter 3: Growing sweet potatoes
Chapter 4: Buying a path
Chapter 5: When is a state not a state?
Rollason cleverly uses the experiences of Kigali's motorcycle taxi drivers as a window for discussing broader issues of personhood, politics, and theory. This accessible and adventurous monograph demonstrates all the strength of the ethnographic method and deserves a wide readership.
— Isak Niehaus, Brunel University London, and author of AIDS in the Shadow of Biomedicine: Inside South Africa's Epidemic