Bemba and Related Peoples of Northern Rhodesia bound with Peoples of the Lower Luapul Valley: East Central Africa Part II, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Bemba and Related Peoples of Northern Rhodesia bound with Peoples of the Lower Luapul Valley

East Central Africa Part II, 1st Edition

By Wilfred Whiteley, J. Slaski

Routledge

108 pages

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Description

Routledge is proud to be re-issuing this landmark series in association with the International African Institute. The series, published between 1950 and 1977, brings together a wealth of previously un-co-ordinated material on the ethnic groupings and social conditions of African peoples.

Concise, critical and (for its time) accurate, the Ethnographic Survey contains sections as follows:

  • Physical Environment
  • Linguistic Data
  • Demography
  • History & Traditions of Origin
  • Nomenclature
  • Grouping
  • Cultural Features: Religion, Witchcraft, Birth, Initiation, Burial
  • Social & Political Organization: Kinship, Marriage, Inheritance, Slavery, Land Tenure, Warfare & Justice
  • Economy & Trade
  • Domestic Architecture

Each of the 50 volumes will be available to buy individually, and these are organized into regional sub-groups: East Central Africa, North-Eastern Africa, Southern Africa, West Central Africa, Western Africa, and Central Africa Belgian Congo.

The volumes are supplemented with maps, available to view on routledge.com or available as a pdf from the publishers.

Table of Contents

Part 1: The Bemba and Related Peoples of Northern Rhodesia 1. The Bemba and Related Peoples 2. The Lala, including the Luano 3. The Ambo 4. The Lamba 5. The Kaonde 6. A Note on the Senga Part 2: The Peoples of the Lower Luapula Valley.

About the Series

Ethnographic Survey of Africa

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC002000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / General
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies