Houses in the Rainforest: Ethnicity and Inequality Among Farmers and Foragers in Central Africa / Edition 1

Houses in the Rainforest: Ethnicity and Inequality Among Farmers and Foragers in Central Africa / Edition 1

by Roy Richard Grinker, Richard Roy Grinker
     
 


"Roy Richard Grinker, writing about the relationship between Pygmies and their farmer counterparts, breaks new ground in the theory of social institutions and ethnicity."—Jan Vansina, University of Wisconsin, MadisonSee more details below

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"Roy Richard Grinker, writing about the relationship between Pygmies and their farmer counterparts, breaks new ground in the theory of social institutions and ethnicity."—Jan Vansina, University of Wisconsin, Madison

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ISBN-13:
9780520089754
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
08/04/1994
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
225
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.13(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Note on Language and Orthography
1Introduction: From Tribes to Ethnic Groups1
2The History and Isolation of the Lese18
3Gender and Ethnicity73
4The House and the Economy110
5Witchcraft and the Opposition of Houses161
6Conclusion: A Union of Opposites194
References207
Index219

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