By Jan Vansina
Routledge is proud to be re-issuing this landmark sequence in organization with the overseas 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) exact, 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, battle & Justice
- Economy & Trade
- Domestic Architecture
Each of the 50 volumes might be available for purchase separately, and those are geared up into nearby sub-groups: East vital Africa, North-Eastern Africa, Southern Africa, West principal Africa, Western Africa, and significant Africa Belgian Congo.
The volumes are supplemented with maps, on hand to view on routledge.com or on hand as a pdf from the publishers.
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Les Tribus Ba-Kuba et les Peuplades Apparentées: Central Africa Belgian Congo Part I: Volume 46 (Ethnographic Survey of Africa) by Jan Vansina