Imprints of West Africa's past = Les emprints du passse d'Afrique de l'Ouest / edited by Bassey W. Andah, C. A. Folorunso and Ikechukwu A. Okpoko.

By: Andah, Bassey W
Contributor(s): Folorunso, C A | Okpoko, Ikechukwu A | Shaw, Thurstan
Language: English Language: French Publisher: Ibadan : Wisdom Publishers, 1993.Description: vi, 314p. : ill., maps, photos., tables ; 22cm.Other title: Les emprints du passse d'Afrique de l'Ouest
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In English or French. - Includes bibls. - Volume of papers given at the Forum on West African Archaeology at the conference in honour of Thurstan Shaw. - Contents: African paleoanthropological studies: which way forward? / Bassey W. Andah ; Pioneers of archaeological work in West Africa / B. W. Andah and C.A. Folorunso; Thurstan Shaw and West African archaeology: the case of Ghana / R. Nunoo; Thurstan Shaw at Igbo-Ukwu: the limits of rescue archaeology / B . W. Andah; Igbo-Ukwu after Thurstan Shaw / F. N. Anozie; Cultural literacy in Africa: an anthropological perspective / B. W. Andah; Inaccurate reporting of cultural information: a growing threat to Saharan studies / M. Milburn; The use of migration tradition in reconstructing Idoma culture history / E. O. Erim; Oral tradition in the middle Benue Valley: some archaeological perspectives / Z. A. Gundu and A. D. Igirgi; Archaeological investigations on the campus of the University of Ibadan: an unusual salvage experiment / B. W. Andah, et al.; The introduction of imported ceramics in Nigeria: an archaeological perspective / K. W. Wesler ; Les pavements en tessons de poterie, organisation de l'espace, dans les regions du Golfe du Benin: le Cas du Togo / D. Aguigah; A review of pottery techniques in Nigeria (1969-1970) in a West African context / D. Simmonds; Pottery function: an indispensible criterion in Igbo pottery classification / A. M. Ibeanu; La poterie du Tiv: étude ethnographique a Ushongo / C. A. Folorunso; Semiologie des motifs decoratifs de la ceramique actuelle d'un group Banyou du sud Cameroun: les Beti de la Lekie / M. Elouga; The technical origin of the Igbo bronzes / P. T. Craddock; Introduction to fiber identification for archaeologists / S. Stollman; Problematique des sites "Mesolithiques" du Baoule-sud / B. Biot; A late stone age site in Kagoro / A. Fatusin; Problematique de la metallurgie ancienue de fer en Cote d'Ivorie precoloniale / L. Forfana; Pour une approachie archeologique du peulement ancien du Baruwu / O. B. Bagodo; The place at Oyo Ile, western Nigeria / R. Soper.