The Resource Journey of song : public life and morality in Cameroon, Clare A. Ignatowski, (electronic resource)

Journey of song : public life and morality in Cameroon, Clare A. Ignatowski, (electronic resource)

Label
Journey of song : public life and morality in Cameroon
Title
Journey of song
Title remainder
public life and morality in Cameroon
Statement of responsibility
Clare A. Ignatowski
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Ignatowski, Clare A
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HN819.A8
LC item number
I385 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
ebrary
Series statement
African expressive cultures
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tupuri (African people)
  • Cameroon
Label
Journey of song : public life and morality in Cameroon, Clare A. Ignatowski, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-220) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- Maïtené's modern life : song as negotiation of public morality -- "Better than family, better than girls" : the Tupuri Gurna Society -- Defying the modern : play of identities in Gurna dance exhortation ([b,hooked][o]'ge f[o]g[e]) -- "Telephone of the dance" : circulation of Gurna song discourse -- "Rise up, gather like storm clouds" : poetics of Gurna song (si[ng] gurna) -- "I become your boy" : power, legitimacy and magic in song composition -- Staging conflict through insult : competing systems of justice -- Multipartyism and nostalgia for the unified past : discourses of democracy in Gurna politics -- Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 223 p., [20] p. of plates
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)74490235
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10141052
Label
Journey of song : public life and morality in Cameroon, Clare A. Ignatowski, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-220) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- Maïtené's modern life : song as negotiation of public morality -- "Better than family, better than girls" : the Tupuri Gurna Society -- Defying the modern : play of identities in Gurna dance exhortation ([b,hooked][o]'ge f[o]g[e]) -- "Telephone of the dance" : circulation of Gurna song discourse -- "Rise up, gather like storm clouds" : poetics of Gurna song (si[ng] gurna) -- "I become your boy" : power, legitimacy and magic in song composition -- Staging conflict through insult : competing systems of justice -- Multipartyism and nostalgia for the unified past : discourses of democracy in Gurna politics -- Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 223 p., [20] p. of plates
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)74490235
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10141052

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