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What Burundi teaches us about political crisis and displacement

Purdeková, Andrea (2020) What Burundi teaches us about political crisis and displacement. Africa at LSE (02 Jun 2020). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Based on research insights shared at Burundi Research Network Conference in Nairobi in July 2019, Andrea Purdeková invites us to reverse the mainstream relationship between empirics and theory. Taking the example of Burundi, Purdeková illustrates why the framing of ‘crisis’ and displacement means we need to reconsider our conceptual lens and further disengage from the colonial gaze.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/africaatlse/
Additional Information: © 2020 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
Date Deposited: 07 Jul 2020 14:54
Last Modified: 10 Jul 2020 23:22
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/105331

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