Strangers and Traders by Jeremy Eades
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Strangers and Traders
By Jeremy Eades

Strangers and Traders

Yoruba Migrants, Markets and the State in Northern Ghana

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Format: Hardback

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Strangers and Traders by Jeremy Eades

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In the inter-war years, groups of enterprising Yoruba traders from a few towns in Western Nigeria established a successful trading network throughout the Gold Coast (Ghana). Then, in 1969, they were abruptly ordered to leave the country. At the time of the exodus, Jerry Eades followed the traders back to Nigeria. There, on the basis of extensive interviews and archival sources, he reconstructed the history of the migration from four Yorubu towns to northern Ghana. The result is one of the fullest and most detailed accounts of chain migration and its implications for economic development ever written.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780748603862
ISBN-10: 0748603867
Format: Hardback
(234mm x 156mm x 20mm)
Pages: 234
Imprint: Edinburgh University Press
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publish Date: 1-Sep-1993
Country of Publication: United Kingdom


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