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The saint, the sea monster, and an invitation to a dîner-dansant: ethnographic reflections on the edgy passage — and the double edge — of modernity, Mayotte 1975-2001

By Michael Lambek


This depiction of social change in the Western Indian Ocean emphasizes consciousness, agency, and temporal experience as Malagasy are poised between grasping the future and completing - but also regretting - the past

Topics: GN Anthropology
Publisher: Canadian Anthropology Society
Year: 2004
OAI identifier: oai:eprints.lse.ac.uk:15523
Provided by: LSE Research Online
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