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The cows of Dolo Ken Paye : resolving conflict among the Kpelle

Author: James Lowell Gibbs; Marvin Silverman; Henry Breitrose; Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, inc.; BFA Educational Media.
Publisher: N[ew] Y[ork] : BFA, [198-?]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the coexistence of old customs and new economic practices and social structures in the Liberian village of Fokwele. Follows the "hot-knife" trial of a Kpelle farmer who wounded a cow descended from one belonging to former chieftain Dolo Ken Paye.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: James Lowell Gibbs; Marvin Silverman; Henry Breitrose; Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, inc.; BFA Educational Media.
OCLC Number: 30748987
Notes: Imprint on cassette Label: Phoenix Learning Group, St. Louis, MO.
Originally released as motion picture in 1970.
Credits: Cinematographer/editor, Marvin Silverman; narrator, James L. Gibbs, Jr.; educational consultant, Henry Breitrose.
Target Audience: Senior high through college.
Description: 1 videocassette (31 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in. + 1 guide
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Resolving conflict among the Kpelle
Responsibility: a Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc. film ; script, James L. Gibbs, Jr.

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Discusses the coexistence of old customs and new economic practices and social structures in the Liberian village of Fokwele. Follows the "hot-knife" trial of a Kpelle farmer who wounded a cow descended from one belonging to former chieftain Dolo Ken Paye.

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