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African crossroads : intersections between history and anthropology in Cameroon / edited by Ian Fowler and David Zeitlyn.

By: Fowler, Ian
Contributor(s): Zeitlyn, David
Language: English Publisher: Providence, Oxford : Berghahn Books, 1996.Description: xxvii, 213p. : ill. ; 22cm.ISBN: 1571819266
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Book Book British Museum Africa Oceania and the Americas Open Shelves KYM [FOW-] (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available M29483
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Bibl.: p.197-207. - Contents: Foreword. The catalyst: Chilver at the crossroads / Shirley Ardener; Introduction: the grassfields and the Tikar / I. Fowler, D. Zeitlyn; The person, ethnicity and the problem of identity in West Africa / R. Fardon; Political relations on the eastern marches of Adamawa in the late 19th century / Philip Burnham; Mythic transformation and historical continuity: the Duala of Cameroon and German colonialism / Ralph A. Austen; Imperialism at the century's end / Robert O'Neil; Nso' military organisation and warfare in the 19th and 20th centuries / V.G. Fanso, B. Chem-Langhêê; Rebellion, defection and the position of male cadets / J. - P. Warnier; Catholicism & Nso' traditional beliefs / J.L. Banadzem; Pursue to attain: a royal religion / C. Tardits; Political dress: German style military attire and colonial politics in Bamum / C.M. Geary.