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ASR forum : Engaging with African informal economies: institutions, security, and pastoralism: Exploring the limits of hybridity. / Cleaver, Frances; Franks, Tom; Maganga, Faustin; Hall, Kurt.

In: African Studies Review, Vol. 56, No. 3, 01.12.2013, p. 165-189.

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Cleaver, Frances ; Franks, Tom ; Maganga, Faustin ; Hall, Kurt. / ASR forum : Engaging with African informal economies: institutions, security, and pastoralism: Exploring the limits of hybridity. In: African Studies Review. 2013 ; Vol. 56, No. 3. pp. 165-189.

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