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Changes to Urban Society in Angola: From Limited to Multi-Criteria Stratification
The Nordic Africa Institute, Research Unit.ORCID iD: 0000-0003-1997-4190
2017 (English)In: African Studies Review, ISSN 0002-0206, E-ISSN 1555-2462, Vol. 60, no 2, p. 161-181Article in journal (Refereed) Published
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This article examines the transformations to urban social stratification inAngola during the last decades. The analysis is centered on the indicators of socialdifference throughout these years: the racial criteria of the colonial times; the politicalprecedence in the first years after independence; and the multi-criteria of thepostwar period. Based on research conducted before and after the end of the civilwar in 2002, the article explores the construction and reconfiguration of urban societytoday, providing evidence of increased social mobility—despite the poverty anddeeper inequalities—and of the importance of economic and residential criteria.

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2017. Vol. 60, no 2, p. 161-181
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URN: urn:nbn:se:nai:diva-2128DOI: 10.1017/asr.2017.48OAI: oai:DiVA.org:nai-2128DiVA, id: diva2:1124472
Available from: 2017-07-13 Created: 2017-07-13 Last updated: 2017-12-21Bibliographically approved

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