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African worlds : studies in the cosmological ideas and social values of African peoples

Author: Cyril Daryll Forde; Wendy James; International African Institute.
Publisher: Hamburg : Lit ; Oxford : James Currey with the IAI, 1999.
Series: Classics in African anthropology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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New introduction by Wendy R. James

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cyril Daryll Forde; Wendy James; International African Institute.
ISBN: 0852552866 9780852552865 0852552815 9780852552810 3825830861 9783825830861 3825835677 9783825835675
OCLC Number: 40683108
Notes: "First published by Oxford University Press for the International African Institute 1954."
Description: xxx, xvii, 243 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Daryll Forde --
The Lele of Kasai / Mary Douglas --
The Abaluyia of Kavirondo (Kenya) / Gunter Wagner --
The Lovedu of the Transvaal /J.D. Krige --
The Dogon of the French Sudan / Marcel Griaule --
The Mende in Sierra Leone / Kenneth Little --
The Shilluk of the upper Nile / Godfrey Lienhardt --
The kingdom of Ruanda / J.J. Maquet --
The Ashanti of the Gold Coast / K.A. Busia --
The Fon of Dahomey / P. Mercier.
Series Title: Classics in African anthropology.
Responsibility: Daryll Forde (editor) ; new introduction by Wendy James.

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