Beyond the State in Rural Uganda (Book)

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Ben Jones

University of East Anglia (UEA)

Date Written: January 01, 2009


Beyond the State in Rural Uganda questions the significance of the state in processes of rural development in Uganda. The author points to the importance of religious institutions and organizations based on family or kinship obligations in shaping social, political and economic life.

Keywords: Uganda, Politics, State, Religion, Development, NGOs

Suggested Citation

Jones, Ben, Beyond the State in Rural Uganda (Book) (January 01, 2009). Available at SSRN: or

Ben Jones (Contact Author)

University of East Anglia (UEA) ( email )

Norwich Research Park
Norwich, Norfolk NR4 7TJ
United Kingdom

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