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By Frank A. Salamone

The Hausa of Nigeria is the end result of thirty-nine years of anthropological notion and examine and plenty of box journeys to Nigeria. it truly is an ethnographic mirrored image of extreme box paintings in Yauri and the encompassing parts that border it, in addition to many journeys to files, libraries, and interview websites. it's also the results of discussions with colleagues, particularly Salamone's mentor, Charles Frantz, who directed Salamone to Nigeria and who has aided the author's a long time of research of the Hausa through the years. Frantz's paintings on ethnicity, in addition to ethics in anthropology, has served to supply a typical for Salamone's personal endeavors. This paintings appears on the inspiration of id formation and its dating to heritage, faith, war, gender, economics and numerous different dimensions of Hausa existence, in addition to minority team relationships and creolization.

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