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The Resource Social Change in Modern Africa : Studies Presented and Discussed at the First International African Seminar, Makerere College, Kampala, January 1959, edited by Aidan Southall

Social Change in Modern Africa : Studies Presented and Discussed at the First International African Seminar, Makerere College, Kampala, January 1959, edited by Aidan Southall

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Social Change in Modern Africa : Studies Presented and Discussed at the First International African Seminar, Makerere College, Kampala, January 1959
Title
Social Change in Modern Africa
Title remainder
Studies Presented and Discussed at the First International African Seminar, Makerere College, Kampala, January 1959
Statement of responsibility
edited by Aidan Southall
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Originally published in 1961, this book analyses economic changes in Africa and the restructuring of social relations to which this hs led. there are also detailed studies of the character of social changes in individual communities. There is a particular focus on changing kinship status and neighbourhood as the impact of modern economic conditions is felt in Tropical Africa
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Also available in print format
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Southall, Aidan,
  • Taylor and Francis
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Label
Social Change in Modern Africa : Studies Presented and Discussed at the First International African Seminar, Makerere College, Kampala, January 1959, edited by Aidan Southall
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 7. An Expenditure Study of the Congolese volus of Leopoldville, Belgian Congo --L. Baeck
  • 8. Mieux-tre et Promotion sociale chez les Salaris africains de Brazzaville --M. R. Devauges
  • 9. Two Small Groups in Avenue 21: Some Aspects of the System of Social Relatins in a Remote Corner of Stanleyville, Belgian Congo --V. Pons
  • 10. Kinship, Friendship and the Network of Relations in Kisenyi, Kampala --A. W. Southall
  • 11. Labour Migration as a Positive Factor in the Continuity of Tonga Tribal Society --J. van Velsen
  • 12. Kahama township, Western Province, Tanganyika --R. G. Abrahams
  • 13. Parent et Affinits ethniques dans l'cologie du 'Grand Quartier' de New-Bell, Douala --M. R. Gouellain
  • 14. Changes in the Composition and Status of Kin Groups in Nyasaland and Northern Rhodesia --D. G. Bettison
  • 15. Trade and the Role of Wife in a Modern West African Town --D. McCall
  • 16. Second Generation Migrants in Ghana and the Ivory Coast --J. Rouch
  • Part 1: Introductory Summary
  • 17. Family Life Among the Yoruba, Lagos, Nigeria --A. Izzett
  • 18. Social Change and the Stability of African Marriage in Northern Rhodesia --J. Clyde Mitchell
  • A. W. Southall
  • 1. Social Change, Demography, and Extrinsic Factors
  • 2. Norms and Status Symbols 3. Small Groups and Social Networks 4. Kinship, Tribalism and Family Authority
  • 5. The Position of women and the Stability of Marriage
  • Part 2: Special Studies --1. Anthropological Problems Arising from the African Industrial Revolution --M. Gluckman
  • 2. Social and Demographic Problems of the Southern Cameroons Plantation Area --E. W. Ardener 3. Mombasa - A Modern Colonial Municipality --Gordon Wilson 4. The Restructuring of Social Relationships --M. Banton 5. Social Stratification in Gwelo W. B. Schwab
  • 6. Educated Africans: Some Conceptual and Terminological Problems-- J. E. Goldthorpe
Control code
9780429486449
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (352 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780429486449
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1049150196
Label
Social Change in Modern Africa : Studies Presented and Discussed at the First International African Seminar, Makerere College, Kampala, January 1959, edited by Aidan Southall
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 7. An Expenditure Study of the Congolese volus of Leopoldville, Belgian Congo --L. Baeck
  • 8. Mieux-tre et Promotion sociale chez les Salaris africains de Brazzaville --M. R. Devauges
  • 9. Two Small Groups in Avenue 21: Some Aspects of the System of Social Relatins in a Remote Corner of Stanleyville, Belgian Congo --V. Pons
  • 10. Kinship, Friendship and the Network of Relations in Kisenyi, Kampala --A. W. Southall
  • 11. Labour Migration as a Positive Factor in the Continuity of Tonga Tribal Society --J. van Velsen
  • 12. Kahama township, Western Province, Tanganyika --R. G. Abrahams
  • 13. Parent et Affinits ethniques dans l'cologie du 'Grand Quartier' de New-Bell, Douala --M. R. Gouellain
  • 14. Changes in the Composition and Status of Kin Groups in Nyasaland and Northern Rhodesia --D. G. Bettison
  • 15. Trade and the Role of Wife in a Modern West African Town --D. McCall
  • 16. Second Generation Migrants in Ghana and the Ivory Coast --J. Rouch
  • Part 1: Introductory Summary
  • 17. Family Life Among the Yoruba, Lagos, Nigeria --A. Izzett
  • 18. Social Change and the Stability of African Marriage in Northern Rhodesia --J. Clyde Mitchell
  • A. W. Southall
  • 1. Social Change, Demography, and Extrinsic Factors
  • 2. Norms and Status Symbols 3. Small Groups and Social Networks 4. Kinship, Tribalism and Family Authority
  • 5. The Position of women and the Stability of Marriage
  • Part 2: Special Studies --1. Anthropological Problems Arising from the African Industrial Revolution --M. Gluckman
  • 2. Social and Demographic Problems of the Southern Cameroons Plantation Area --E. W. Ardener 3. Mombasa - A Modern Colonial Municipality --Gordon Wilson 4. The Restructuring of Social Relationships --M. Banton 5. Social Stratification in Gwelo W. B. Schwab
  • 6. Educated Africans: Some Conceptual and Terminological Problems-- J. E. Goldthorpe
Control code
9780429486449
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (352 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780429486449
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1049150196

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