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The Resource Chiefs, priests, and praise-singers : history, politics, and land ownership in northern Ghana, Wyatt MacGaffey, (electronic resource)

Chiefs, priests, and praise-singers : history, politics, and land ownership in northern Ghana, Wyatt MacGaffey, (electronic resource)

Label
Chiefs, priests, and praise-singers : history, politics, and land ownership in northern Ghana
Title
Chiefs, priests, and praise-singers
Title remainder
history, politics, and land ownership in northern Ghana
Statement of responsibility
Wyatt MacGaffey
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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MacGaffey, Wyatt
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary, Inc
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  • Dagbani (African people)
  • Dagbani (African people)
  • Dagbani (African people)
  • Chiefdoms
  • Local government
  • Land tenure
  • Dagomba (Ghana)
  • Dagomba (Ghana)
Label
Chiefs, priests, and praise-singers : history, politics, and land ownership in northern Ghana, Wyatt MacGaffey, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Colonial anthropology and historical reconstruction -- Drum chant and the political uses of tradition -- Tindanas and chiefs : ethnography -- Chiefs and tindanas : making nam -- Tamale : the Dakpema, the Gulkpe'Na, the Bugulana, and the law of the land -- Chiefs in the national arena
Control code
ebr10648557
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 227 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)825978016
Label
Chiefs, priests, and praise-singers : history, politics, and land ownership in northern Ghana, Wyatt MacGaffey, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Colonial anthropology and historical reconstruction -- Drum chant and the political uses of tradition -- Tindanas and chiefs : ethnography -- Chiefs and tindanas : making nam -- Tamale : the Dakpema, the Gulkpe'Na, the Bugulana, and the law of the land -- Chiefs in the national arena
Control code
ebr10648557
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 227 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)825978016

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