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By T. O. Beidelman

ISBN-10: 1138233463

ISBN-13: 9781138233461

Routledge is proud to be re-issuing this landmark sequence in organization with the foreign African Institute. The sequence, released among 1950 and 1977, brings jointly a wealth of formerly un-co-ordinated fabric at the ethnic groupings and social stipulations of African peoples.

Concise, severe and (for its time) actual, the Ethnographic Survey contains sections as follows:

  • Physical Environment

  • Linguistic Data

  • Demography

  • History & Traditions of Origin

  • Nomenclature

  • Grouping

  • Cultural gains: faith, Witchcraft, start, Initiation, Burial

  • Social & Political association: Kinship, Marriage, Inheritance, Slavery, Land Tenure, struggle & Justice

  • Economy & Trade

  • Domestic Architecture

Each of the 50 volumes might be available for purchase separately, and those are geared up into local sub-groups: East significant Africa, North-Eastern Africa, Southern Africa, West important Africa, Western Africa, and significant Africa Belgian Congo.

The volumes are supplemented with maps, to be had to view on or to be had as a pdf from the publishers.


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