Western Civilization in Southern Africa: Studies in Culture Contact, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Western Civilization in Southern Africa

Studies in Culture Contact, 1st Edition

Edited by Isaac Schapera


360 pages

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The book is structured as follows:

· An introduction of old Bantu culture

· An account of modern Bantu life

· Discussion of the influence exerted by Christianity and Education upon communal life of the Bantu

· Examination of special aspects of Bantu culture as they have been modified by Western civilization: language and music

· The economic, political and legal positions of the native tribes in South Africa are also covered.

First published in 1934.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / General