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Among the Ibos of Nigeria (Travellers, Explorers & Pioneers)

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Among the Ibos of Nigeria is the work of the British missionary George Basden. He lived with the Ibos for many years, recording the complexities of their culture at all stages in life, from childhood to the intricate rituals surrounding death, for his white European audience. He confesses in his introduction that it is a "practical impossibility for a European to comprehend fully the subtleties of the native character," even after years in their midst, but he still manages to provide a intimate record of a fascinating but little-known people of Western Africa around the beginning of the 20th century.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781845880903
Publisher:
Trafalgar Square Publishing
Subject:
Anthropology - Cultural
Author:
Basden, George T.
Author:
Basden, G. T.
Subject:
Customs & Traditions
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General
Subject:
General Health & Fitness
Subject:
Anthropology - General
Subject:
anthropology;cultural anthropology
Subject:
Africa
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Travellers, Explorers & Pioneers
Publication Date:
20060931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
9.10 x 6.10 in 1.00 lb

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » African American Studies » General
History and Social Science » Anthropology » Cultural Anthropology
History and Social Science » Anthropology » Sub Saharan Africa
History and Social Science » Sociology » General

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