This ethnography reveals how, faced with violence, economic insecurity, and volatile relations, Xhosa migrants in Cape Town, South Africa, establish burial societies and credit groups. It examines the urban poor’s day-to-day struggles over money in post-apartheid South Africa.
BRILL; March 2007
- ISBN 9789047419600
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- Title: Money and Violence
- Author: Erik Bähre