Mini-set A: Africa

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Encompassing some of the most well-known books in the area of African Studies over a period of thirty years, the volumes in this mini-set cover East, West and Central Africa, both urban and rural. Themes as diverse as politics, law, sociology, religion and magic are all represented in this collection.
Well-known authors include: Abner Cohen, Max Gluckman, Louis Leakey, John Middleton, Audrey Richards, and Paul Spencer.
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Product details

  • Hardback
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0415330750
  • 9780415330756

Table of contents

John Beattie and John Middleton Spirit Mediumship and Society in Africa, 1969 Hb: 0-415-32980-9 Abner Cohen Custom and Politics in Urban Africa, 1969 Hb: 0-415-32981-7 Abner Cohen Urban Ethnicity, 1974 Hb: 0-415-32982-5 Max Gluckman Order and Rebellion in Tribal Africa, 1963 Hb: 0-415-32983-3 Jack Goody Death, Property and the Ancestors, 1962 Hb: 0-415-32984-1 Robert F. Gray and P.H. Gulliver The Family Estate in Africa, 1964 Hb: 0-415-32985-X P.H. Gulliver Tradition and Transition in East Africa, 1969 Hb: 0-415-32986-8 Melville J. Herskovits The Human Factor in Changing Africa, 1962 Hb: 0-415-32987-6 F. Clark Howell and Francois Bourliere African Ecology and Human Evolution, 1964 Hb: 0-415-32988-4 G.W.B. Huntingford The Nandi of Kenya, 1953 Hb: 0-415-32989-2 Ivan Karp Fields of Change among the Iteso of Kenya, 1978 Hb: 0-415-32990-6 Robin Hallett The Niger Journal of Richard and John Lander, 1965 Hb: 0-415-32991-4 Louis Leakey Defeating Mau Mau Hb: 0-415-32992-2 Louis Leakey Mau Mau and the Kikuyu Hb: 0-415-32993-0 Kenneth Little Urbanization as a social process, 1974 Hb: 0-415-32994-9 Peter Marris Family and Social Change in an African City, 1961 Hb: 0-415-32995-7 Peter Marris Widows and their familie,1958 Hb: 0-415-32996-5 John Middleton and David Tait Tribes Without Rulers, 1958 Hb: 0-415-32997-3 David Parkin Neighbours and Nationals in an African City Ward, 1969 Hb: 0-415-32998-1 Sheila Patterson The Last Trek, 1957 Hb: 0-415-32999-X Denise Paulme Women of Tropical Africa, 1963 Hb: 0-415-33000-9 Audrey I. Richards Hunger and Work in a Savage Tribe, 1932 Hb: 0-415-33001-7 Malcolm Ruel Leopards and Leaders, 1969 Hb: 0-415-33002-5 Isaac Schapera Western Civilization in Southern Africa, 1934 Hb: 0-415-33003-3 Aylward Shorter East African Societies 1974 Hb: 0-415-33004-1 Paul Spencer The Samburu, 1965 Hb: 0-415-33005-X
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