• Publications of Charles D. Piot

      • Books

          • C Piot.
          • (2010).
          • Nostalgia For the Future: West Africa After the Cold War.
          • University of Chicago Press.
          • (Winner of the African Politics Conference Group Award for Best Book on African Politics published in 2010)
          • C Piot.
          • (1999).
          • Remotely Global: Village Modernity in West Africa.
          • University of Chicago Press.
          • (Co-winner of the Royal Anthropological Institute's Amaury Talbot Prize for Africanist Anthropology and a finalist for the African Studies Association's Herskovits Prize. French translation - "Isolement Global: la Modernite du Village au Togo" - Karthala Press, 2008.)
      • Published Articles

          • C. Piot.
          • (October 2014).
          • Fin Des Temps Et Nouveaux Departs: Un Scheme De Ponzi Dans Le Lome Des Annees 2010.
          • Politique Africaine
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          • 135
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          • C.D. Piot.
          • (2014).
          • Entangled histories.
          • HAU: Journal of Ethnographic Theory
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          • 4
          • (1)
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          • 369-370.
          • C Piot.
          • (2012).
          • Pentecostal and Development Imaginaries in West Africa.
          • manual
          • D Freeman (Eds.),
          • Pentecostalism and Development: Churches, NGOs and Social Change in Africa
          • Palgrave-Macmillan.
          • C Piot.
          • (2010).
          • Border Practices.
          • manual
          • B Buggenhagen and S Jackson and A-M Makhulu (Eds.),
          • Hard Work, Hard Times: Ethnographies of Volatility and African Being-in-the-World
          • University of California Press.
          • C Piot.
          • (2010).
          • The 'Right' To Be Trafficked.
          • Indiana Journal of Global Studies
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          • 18
          • (1)
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          • 1-12.
          • C Piot and JL Amselle.
          • (2007).
          • Ethnicity: Western Africa.
          • manual
          • New Encyclopedia of Africa
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          • 2
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          • 342-344.
          • C Piot, P Geschiere and M Goheen.
          • (2007).
          • Introduction: Marginal Gains Revisited.
          • African Studies Review, Special Issue on Jane Guyer's Marginal Gains: Monetary Transactions in Atlantic Africa
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          • 50
          • (2)
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          • 37-41.
          • C Piot.
          • (2007).
          • KC's World.
          • Transforming Anthropology
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          • 15
          • (2)
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          • 158-166.
          • [web]
          • C Piot.
          • (2006).
          • Representing Africa in the Kasinga Asylum Case.
          • manual
          • R Abusharaf (Eds.),
          • Female Circumcision: Multicultural Perspectives
          • University of Pennsylvania Press.
          • (Reprinted in: Female Genital Cutting in the World: The Challenge of a Cross-cultural Encounter, eds. Y. Hernlund & B. Shell-Duncan)
          • C Piot.
          • (2006).
          • Togolese Cartographies: Re-mapping Space in a post-Cold War City.
          • manual
          • P Konings and D Foeken (Eds.),
          • Crisis and Creativity: Exploring the Wealth of the African Neighborhood
          • Leiden: Brill Press.
          • C Piot.
          • (2006).
          • Jeux de frontières : La Loterie des Cartes Vertes au Togo.
          • Politique Africaine
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          • 101
          • ,
          • 171-80.
          • C Piot.
          • (2006).
          • Asylum and Culture: Comments on Khanna and Noll.
          • Texas International Law Journal
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          • 41
          • (3)
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          • 503-506.
          • C Piot.
          • (2005).
          • Fractal Figurations: Homologies and Hierarchies inKabre Culture.
          • manual
          • M Mosko and F Damon (Eds.),
          • On the Order of ’Chaos’: Social Anthropology and the Science of Chaos
          • Blackwell.
          • C Piot.
          • (2004).
          • An African Postcolony in the Age of Empire.
          • Antropologi [Journal of the Finnish Anthropological Society]
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          • 29
          • (1)
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          • 20-27.
          • C Piot.
          • (2003).
          • Heat on the Street: Video Violence in American Teen Culture.
          • Journal of Postcolonial Studies
          • ,
          • 6
          • (3)
          • ,
          • 351-365.
          • C Piot.
          • (2002).
          • Des cosmopolites dans la brousse.
          • Les Temps Modernes
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          • 57
          • (620-21)
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          • 240-260.
          • C Piot.
          • (2001).
          • Of Hybridity, Modernity and their Malcontents: Reflections on John and Jean Comaroff’s "Of Revelation and Revolution".
          • Interventions: International Journal of Postcolonial Studies, Vol. 2
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          • 3
          • (1)
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          • 112-118.
          • C Piot.
          • (2001).
          • Réponse Aux Critiques.
          • Politique Africaine
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          • 82
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          • 206-210.
          • (Response to 3 reviews of Remotely Global)
          • C Piot.
          • (2001).
          • Atlantic aporias: Africa and Gilroy's 'Black Atlantic'.
          • SOUTH ATLANTIC QUARTERLY
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          • 100
          • (1)
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          • 155-170.
          • [web]
          • C Piot.
          • (2001).
          • Editorial: "Of Revelation and Revolution".
          • Interventions: International Journal of Postcolonial Studies
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          • 3
          • (1)
          • ,
          • 1-4.
          • C Piot.
          • (1996).
          • Of slaves and the gift: Kabre sale of kin during the era of the slave trade.
          • JOURNAL OF AFRICAN HISTORY
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          • 37
          • (1)
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          • 31-49.
          • [web]
          • CD Piot.
          • (1993).
          • Secrecy, Ambiguity, and the Everyday in Kabre Culture.
          • American Anthropologist
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          • 95
          • (2)
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          • 353-370.
          • [web]
          • C Piot.
          • (1992).
          • Wealth production, ritual consumption, and center/periphery relations in a West African regional system.
          • American Ethnologist
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          • 19
          • (1)
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          • 34-52.
          • [web]
          • C Piot.
          • (1991).
          • Of Persons and Things: Some Reflections on African Spheres of Exchange.
          • Man
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          • 26
          • (3)
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          • 405-424.
          • [web]
          • C Piot.
          • (1988).
          • Fathers and Sons: Domestic Production, Conflict and Social Forms Among the Kabre.
          • Research in Economic Anthropology
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          • 10
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          • 269-285.
      • Book Reviews

          • C Piot.
          • (2001).
          • Expectations of modernity myths and meanings of urban life on the Zambian Copperbelt..
          • ANTHROPOLOGICAL QUARTERLY
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          • 74
          • (2)
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          • 89-90.
          • [web]
          • C Piot.
          • (2000).
          • The mask of anarchy: the destruction of Liberia and the religious dimension of an African civil war..
          • JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL ANTHROPOLOGICAL INSTITUTE
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          • 6
          • (4)
          • ,
          • 745-746.
          • [web]
          • C Piot.
          • (1999).
          • The modernity of witchcraft: Politics and the occult in postcolonial Africa..
          • AMERICAN ETHNOLOGIST
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          • 26
          • (1)
          • ,
          • 247-248.
          • [web]
          • C Piot.
          • (1998).
          • Readings in African popular culture..
          • AMERICAN ANTHROPOLOGIST
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          • Karin Barber (Eds.),
          • 100
          • (3)
          • ,
          • 812-813.
          • [web]
          • C Piot.
          • (1998).
          • Perspectives on Africa: A reader in culture, history, and representation..
          • AMERICAN ANTHROPOLOGIST
          • ,
          • Roy Richard Grinker & Christopher Steiner (Eds.),
          • 100
          • (3)
          • ,
          • 812-813.
          • [web]
          • S Tambiah.
          • (1989).
          • "Comment" on "Bridewealth and Dowry Revisited: The position of Women in Sub-Saharan Africa and North India".
          • Current Anthropology
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          • 30
          • (4)
          • ,
          • 430-431.
          • C Geentz.
          • (1985).
          • Local Knowledge: Further Essays in Interpretive Anthropology.
          • Journal of Speech Quarterly
          • ,
          • 71
          • (3)
          • ,
          • 390-392.
      • Edited Volumes

          • C. Piot, editor.
          • (2014).
          • Doing Development in West Africa: A Primer For Undergraduates.
          • Duke Press, under contract
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