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Ethnic groups of Africa and the Middle East : an encyclopedia

Author: John A Shoup
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2011
Series: Ethnic groups of the world.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This encyclopedia is an essential guide to the different ethno-linguistic groups in Africa and today's complicated Middle East region.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
xxv, 377 p. : ill., maps
(DLC) 2011022343
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John A Shoup
ISBN: 9781780349688 1780349688 9781598843637 159884363X
OCLC Number: 815979028
Description: 1 online resource (125 entries) : 47 images, digital files.
Contents: Introduction : Ethnicity in Africa and the Middle East --
Note on spelling --
Acholi --
Afar --
Afrikaner --
Akans --
Aka Pygmies --
Amhara --
Annang --
Arabs --
Armenians --
Assyrians --
Bafur --
Bakhtiyari --
Baluch --
Bamileke --
Bassa --
BaTwa --
Baule --
Beja --
Bemba --
Berbers --
Beti/Beti-Pahuin --
Bilen --
Bini/Edo --
Chagga --
Chewa --
Chokwe --
Copts --
Creole --
Dan --
Diola --
Dogamba --
Dogon --
Ewe --
Fon --
Fulbe --
Fur --
Ga --
Ganda --
Gilaki and Mazandarani --
Gwari --
Hadza --
Haratin --
Hausa --
Herero --
Hutu --
Igbo --
Ijaw --
Isoko --
Jews --
Kalenjin --
Kamba --
Kanuri --
Khoisan --
Kikuyu --
Kongo --
Kuba --
Kurds --
Lebou --
Lele --
Lemba --
Lingala --
Lozi --
Luba --
Lulya --
Lunda --
Luo --
Lur --
Makonde --
Malagasy --
Mande --
Mangbetu --
Mbulu --
Mbundu --
Mbuti Pygmies --
Mende --
Mossi --
Nguni --
Nilotic --
Non-Africans: Asians --
Non-Africans: Europeans --
Nuba --
Nubians --
Nyamwezi --
Oromo --
Ovambo --
Ovimbundu --
Persians --
Rendille --
Senufo --
Sereer/Serer --
Shona --
Somalis/Issas --
Songhay --
Sotho/Tswana --
South Arabian --
Surma --
Swahili --
Talysh --
Teda/Tubu --
Temne --
Tigray/Tigrinya --
Tigre --
Tiv --
Tonga --
Tsonga --
Tuareg/Tuwariq --
Turks --
Tutsi --
Ubykh --
Venda --
Vili --
Wolof --
Yao --
Yoruba --
Zaghawa --
Zande --
Zaza/Dimli.
Series Title: Ethnic groups of the world.
Responsibility: John A. Shoup.

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