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Published by Published for the International African Institute by the Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


  • Fula (African people)

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ContributionsInternational African Institute.
LC ClassificationsGN652.F9 H66
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 165 p.
Number of Pages165
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6243002M
LC Control Number58002505

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Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Buy African Ethnographic Studies of the 20th Century: The Pastoral Fulbe Family in Gwandu (Volume 36) on FREE SHIPPING on qualified ordersAuthor: C. Edward Hopen. The noblemen consisted of the ruling class of political overlords and Islamic clerics, as well as the pastoral Fulbe populations, who helped them come to power. Together, they formed a group of vassals to the political elite and were considered noblemen, although, in reality, their political influence was 5,, Apr 01,  · The Pastoral Fulbe Family in Gwandu Book Reviews. Download all figures. Comments. 0 Comments Comments (0) Add comment. Close comment form modal. I agree to the terms and conditions. You must accept the terms and conditions. Add comment Cancel. Submit a Shefla Patterson.

Originally published in , this book discusses how marriage and Fulbe family life, the economy and the whole organization of society is centred on cattle; how the welfare of the herd and its increase, the balance betweent he size of the herd and the. The Pastoral Fulbe Family in Gwandu. The Pastoral Fulbe Family in Gwandu. By Pages pages. eBook ISBN Subjects Area Studies, Social Sciences. Back to book. chapter 2. History and Traditions of Origin of Fulani in Northern Nigeria only in the Senegal area are genetic relationships traced with local languages. Fulbe na. His delimitation of the Fulbe community of Gwandu Emirate, Sokoto Province, is incomplete, inasmuch as he ignores the problematic Rundawa, who require at least a few words by way of dismissal. On the other hand, his analysis of the components of the community and the circumstances of pastoral Fulbe life are most enlightening and H. D. Gunn. The pastoral Fulbe family in Gwandu. -- Author: Hopen, C Edward. Publication info: London: Published for the International African Institute by the Oxford University Press,

The Pastoral Fule Family in Gwandu [Hopen C E] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying Hopen C E. C Edward Hopen is the author of The Pastoral Fulbe Family in Gwandu ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews) and The Pastoral Fulbe Family in Gwandu ( a. The Fulani are pastoral cattle herders and so one of their traditional proverbs is "If the cattle die, the Fulbe will die". [1] Fulani proverbs are the folk wisdom of the Fulani people, expressed in their traditional sayings such as " munyal deefan hayre " (patience can cook a stone). 10 • FAMILY LIFE Among the Fulani, the family includes one's immediate kin and extended family, all of whom are all treated as close kin. In rural areas, these groups tend to live close together and join in work efforts. In the towns and cities, they tend to be more widely dispersed.