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Mambila Traditional Religion. Sua in Somié

Zeitlyn, David (1990) Mambila Traditional Religion. Sua in Somié. Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) thesis, University of Cambridge. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:3631)

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Abstract

This work is an analysis of Mambila religion based on fieldwork

to the Mambila is followed by an account of their religious concepts. It

traditional practices continue to be of great importance in everyday

divination and oath-taking rites. Translated transcripts of the

The transcripts illustrate the way that Mambila experience and

masquerades. Finally I examine problems inherent in the analysis of non

societies lacking precise, structured religious concepts. This allows

religion, politics and `symbolic power.'

Item Type: Thesis (Doctor of Philosophy (PhD))
Additional information: The original version of this work.
Uncontrolled keywords: mambila
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GN Anthropology
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Anthropology and Conservation > Social and Cultural Anthropology
Depositing User: D. Zeitlyn
Date Deposited: 29 Jun 2011 11:26 UTC
Last Modified: 28 May 2019 13:39 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/3631 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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