Kongo Political Culture

Kongo Political Culture

by Wyatt MacGaffey
     
 

This book is a brilliant commentary on the political culture of the BaKongo of Lower Congo (now the Democratic Republic of Congo). MacGaffey analyzes texts written by young Kongo men between 1914 -1916 to explicate KiKongo culture and to question long-cherished anthropological assumptions.

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This book is a brilliant commentary on the political culture of the BaKongo of Lower Congo (now the Democratic Republic of Congo). MacGaffey analyzes texts written by young Kongo men between 1914 -1916 to explicate KiKongo culture and to question long-cherished anthropological assumptions.

Indiana University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253336989
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
03/01/2000
Pages:
296
Sales rank:
1,135,275
Product dimensions:
6.88(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.83(d)

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