The Resource The Lugbara of Uganda

The Lugbara of Uganda

Label
The Lugbara of Uganda
Title
The Lugbara of Uganda
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1921-2009
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Middleton, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
GN659.L6
LC item number
M5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Case studies in cultural anthropology.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lugbara (African people)
  • Lugbara (Peuple d'Afrique)
  • Lugbara (African people)
  • Lugbara (volk)
  • Grupos Etnicos (Africa)
  • Lugbara (peuple d'Afrique)
  • Stamm (Ethnologie)
  • Ouganda
  • Lugbara
  • Uganda
Label
The Lugbara of Uganda
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 93-95
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The people and their country. The country ; Contact with the outside world ; The economy of Lugbaraland ; Farm and settlement -- The form of Lugbara Society. High people and low people ; Myth, time, and space -- Family, clan, and lineage. The family cluster and its elder ; The composition of the family cluster ; Notions of descent ; Clan dispersal ; Host and accessory groups ; Remnant clans ; The lineage system ; Rainmakers and holders of political authority -- The wider community. Interlineage relations and law and order ; Feud and warfare ; Chiefs, headmen, and the administration of justice -- Marriage and maternal kinship. Marriage and exogamy ; Kin by marriage -- Spirit and the ancestors. Offenses and sins ; Spirit and the nature of man ; Death and burial ; Death dances ; Contacting the soul -- The cult of the dead. The ritual position of the elder ; Ghost invocation and vengeance ; Oracles ; The rite of sacrifice ; Witches and sorcerers ; Cult, accusation, and ambition ; The prophetic cult of Yakan -- Conclusion: The changing society
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 96 pages
Lccn
65011935
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00492118
  • (OCoLC)ocm00492118
Label
The Lugbara of Uganda
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 93-95
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The people and their country. The country ; Contact with the outside world ; The economy of Lugbaraland ; Farm and settlement -- The form of Lugbara Society. High people and low people ; Myth, time, and space -- Family, clan, and lineage. The family cluster and its elder ; The composition of the family cluster ; Notions of descent ; Clan dispersal ; Host and accessory groups ; Remnant clans ; The lineage system ; Rainmakers and holders of political authority -- The wider community. Interlineage relations and law and order ; Feud and warfare ; Chiefs, headmen, and the administration of justice -- Marriage and maternal kinship. Marriage and exogamy ; Kin by marriage -- Spirit and the ancestors. Offenses and sins ; Spirit and the nature of man ; Death and burial ; Death dances ; Contacting the soul -- The cult of the dead. The ritual position of the elder ; Ghost invocation and vengeance ; Oracles ; The rite of sacrifice ; Witches and sorcerers ; Cult, accusation, and ambition ; The prophetic cult of Yakan -- Conclusion: The changing society
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 96 pages
Lccn
65011935
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00492118
  • (OCoLC)ocm00492118

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