The Bantu of North Kavirondo: Volume 1

1st Edition

Gunter Wagner

Routledge
May 1, 2020 Forthcoming
Reference - 536 Pages
ISBN 9781138599277 - CAT# K387754
Series: African Ethnographic Studies of the 20th Century

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Summary

Originally published in 1949, this is the first of 2 volumes studying the Bantu tribes inhabiting the westernmost part of Kenya. The book analyses family, lineage and clan structure, kinship relations and the various rituals connected with every stage of the human life cycle. Also included is a section on European colonization and its effects and the magico-religious and ceremonial aspects of tribal life.

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