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Peoples and Cultures of West Africa

Through a detailed and holistic regional study of West Africa's ethnic groups, cultures, languages, religions, music, dance, art, crafts, and architecture, West Africa provides students with a comprehens… (See Below for Full Description)
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Through a detailed and holistic regional study of West Africa's ethnic groups, cultures, languages, religions, music, dance, art, crafts, and architecture, West Africa provides students with a comprehensive, authoritative, and up-to-date review of this region. This volume contains a regional introduction followed by a series of A-to-Z articles on specific ethnic groups, material cultures, performing arts and literature, and religious, social, and cultural topics. This volume also includes an index specific to this subject area.

Topics include:
  • African-language literature
  • Dogon
  • Festival and ceremony
  • Fulani
  • Igbo
  • Leatherwork
  • Masks and masquerades
  • Mossi
  • Sculpture
  • Yoruba.

Additional Info

ISBN-13 978-0-8160-6262-1
ISBN-10 816062625
Bundle Options Individual
Language English
Publisher Infobase Learning
From the Series Peoples and Cultures of Africa
Author Edited by Peter Mitchell
Publication Date 7/1/2006
Book's Binding Hardcover
Imprint Chelsea House
Specifications Photographs and full-color illustrations. Maps and artwork. Glossary. Further reading. Web sites. Sidebars. Language family trees. Index.
Available Formats Print

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