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Endogenous knowledge : research trails

Author: Paulin J Hountondji
Publisher: Dakar, Senegal : CODESRIA, 1997.
Series: Codesria book series.
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Endogenous knowledge.
Dakar, Senegal : CODESRIA, 1997
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paulin J Hountondji
ISBN: 2869780400 9782869780408 2869780419 9782869780415
OCLC Number: 40340094
Description: ix, 376 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Methodological Issues in the Study of 'Traditional' Techniques and Know-How / Goudjinou P. Metinhoue --
'Traditional' Iron Metallurgy in West Africa / Alexis B.A. Adandé --
'Rainmakers': Myth and Knowledge in Traditional Atmospheric Management Techniques / Gbénoukpo Bodhou Dah-Lokonon --Traditional Number Systems and Modern Arithmetic / Toussaint Yaovi Tchitchi --Fa Ritual: A Stochastic Process: Understanding the Geomantic Cults of Coastal Benin / Victor Houndonougbo --
Epistemological Reflections on Hausa Zoological Names / J.D. Penel --
Fruits, Seeds ans Miscellaneous Ingredients Used in the Pharmaceutical Practice of Benin / Simone de Souza. Traditional Models of Mental Health and Illness in Benin / Gualbert Ahyi --
Foreign Objects in Human Bodies: A Surgeon's Report / Henry-Valre T. Kiniffo --
Links between Psychosomatic Medicine and Sorcery / Clement T. Adjido --
Graphic Representational Systems in Precolonial Africa / Albert Bienvenu Akoha --
Writing and Oral Tradition in the Transmission of Knowledge / Francois C. Dossou.
Series Title: Codesria book series.
Responsibility: edited by Paulin J. Hountondji.


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