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The Resource Witchcraft and sorcery in East Africa, John Beattie [and others] Edited by John Middleton and E.H. Winter ; foreword by E.E. Evans-Pritchard

Witchcraft and sorcery in East Africa, John Beattie [and others] Edited by John Middleton and E.H. Winter ; foreword by E.E. Evans-Pritchard

Label
Witchcraft and sorcery in East Africa
Title
Witchcraft and sorcery in East Africa
Statement of responsibility
John Beattie [and others] Edited by John Middleton and E.H. Winter ; foreword by E.E. Evans-Pritchard
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Containing ten essays by anthropologists on the beliefs and practices associated with witches and sorcerers in Eastern Africa, the chapters in this book are all based on field research and new information which is studied within its wider social context
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
133.4309676
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
GN475.8
LC item number
.W58 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1921-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Middleton, John
  • Winter, E. H.
Series statement
Routledge library editions. Anthropology and ethnography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Witchcraft
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • Witchcraft
  • Africa, East
Label
Witchcraft and sorcery in East Africa, John Beattie [and others] Edited by John Middleton and E.H. Winter ; foreword by E.E. Evans-Pritchard
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London: Routledge and Paul, 1963
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / E.E. Evans-Pritchard ---- Introduction / John Middleton and E.H. Winter ---- Sorcery in Bunyoro / John Beattie ---- Witchcraft in Ukaguru / T.O. Beidelman ---- Mandari Witchcraft / Jean Buxton ---- Techniques of Sorcery Control in Central Africa / Mary Douglas ---- Some Structural Aspects of Mbugwe Witchcraft / Robert F. Gray --- Nandi Witchcraft / G.W.B. Huntingford --- Witchcraft in Bugisu / Jean La Fontaine --- Witchcraft and Sorcery in a Gusii community / Robert A. LeVine --- Witchcraft and Sorcery in Lugbara / John Middleton --- The Enemy Within: Amba Witchcraft and Sociological Theory / E.H. Winter
Control code
863157478
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (320 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136551451
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)863157478
Label
Witchcraft and sorcery in East Africa, John Beattie [and others] Edited by John Middleton and E.H. Winter ; foreword by E.E. Evans-Pritchard
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London: Routledge and Paul, 1963
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / E.E. Evans-Pritchard ---- Introduction / John Middleton and E.H. Winter ---- Sorcery in Bunyoro / John Beattie ---- Witchcraft in Ukaguru / T.O. Beidelman ---- Mandari Witchcraft / Jean Buxton ---- Techniques of Sorcery Control in Central Africa / Mary Douglas ---- Some Structural Aspects of Mbugwe Witchcraft / Robert F. Gray --- Nandi Witchcraft / G.W.B. Huntingford --- Witchcraft in Bugisu / Jean La Fontaine --- Witchcraft and Sorcery in a Gusii community / Robert A. LeVine --- Witchcraft and Sorcery in Lugbara / John Middleton --- The Enemy Within: Amba Witchcraft and Sociological Theory / E.H. Winter
Control code
863157478
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (320 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136551451
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)863157478

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