By Merran Mcculloch
Routledge is proud to be re-issuing this landmark sequence in organization with the foreign African Institute. The sequence, released among 1950 and 1977, brings jointly a wealth of formerly un-co-ordinated fabric at the ethnic groupings and social stipulations of African peoples.
Concise, severe and (for its time) actual, the Ethnographic Survey contains sections as follows:
- Physical Environment
- Linguistic Data
- History & Traditions of Origin
- Cultural positive factors: faith, Witchcraft, beginning, Initiation, Burial
- Social & Political association: Kinship, Marriage, Inheritance, Slavery, Land Tenure, conflict & Justice
- Economy & Trade
- Domestic Architecture
Each of the 50 volumes should be that can be purchased separately, and those are equipped into nearby sub-groups: East primary Africa, North-Eastern Africa, Southern Africa, West critical Africa, Western Africa, and principal Africa Belgian Congo.
The volumes are supplemented with maps, to be had to view on routledge.com or on hand as a pdf from the publishers.
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