The Ovimbundu Under Two Sovereignties : A Study of Social Control and Social Change Among a People of Angola book cover
SAVE
$23.00
1st Edition

The Ovimbundu Under Two Sovereignties
A Study of Social Control and Social Change Among a People of Angola





ISBN 9781138589971
Published August 21, 2018 by Routledge
190 Pages

 
SAVE ~ $23.00
was $115.00
USD $92.00

Prices & shipping based on shipping country


Preview

Book Description

Originally published in 1962, this study discusses the changes in the life of the Ovimbundu from the time of their caravan trade in slaves, rubber, and ivory down to the more recent period when the organization of their chiefdoms was influenced by the Catholic missions, Portuguese administration and wage labour.

Table of Contents

1. The Old Society

2. The Contemporary Social Environment

3. Chiefs and Headmen in Gumba

4. The Internal Structure of Villages

5. Village Economics

6. The Catechetical School

7. Kinship

8. Marriage

9. Social Control

...
View More