Item description for From the Mountains To the Plains: The Integration of the Lafofa Nuba into Sudanese Society (Scandinavian Institute of African Studies) by Lief Manger...
The author discusses the ways in which the Lafofa people in the Sudan are affected by centralization of administration, commercialization of agriculture, and the influence of Muslim culture. The study is a revision of the author's dissertation in anthropology.
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Studio: Nordic Africa Institute
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.6" Width: 5.9" Height: 0.4" Weight: 0.65 lbs.
Publisher Nordic Africa Institute
ISBN 9171063366 ISBN13 9789171063366
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More About Lief Manger
Lief Manger is professor of social anthropology at the University of Bergen. His latest monograph is From the Mountains to the Plains. The Integration of the Lafofa Nuba in Sudanese Societ (1994). He has co-edited a book on the Red Sea, Survival on Meagre Resources. Pastoral Adaptation of the Hadendowa in the Red Sea Hills (1996) and edited the volume Muslim Diversity. Local Islam in Global Contexts (1999).