African Political Systems by Meyer Fortes

By Meyer Fortes

AFRICAN POLITICAL platforms via Fortes, Meyer CONTENTS: EDITORS' observe. PREFACE. Professor A. R. Radcliffe-Brown, M.A. (Cantab.), Emeritus Professor of Social Anthropology within the collage of Oxford advent. Dr. M. Fortes and Professor E. E. Evans-Pntchard goals of this e-book. A consultant pattern of African. Societies. Political Philosophy and Comparative Politics. the 2 kinds of Political approach Studied. Kinship in Political association. The impression of Demography. The impression of Mode of Livelihood. Composite Political platforms and the Conquest conception. The Territorial element. The stability of Forces within the Political method, The occurrence and serve as of Organised strength. modifications in keeping with ecu Rule. the magical Values linked to Political workplace. the matter of the bounds of the Political staff. the dominion OF THE ZULU OF SOUTH AFRICA. Max Gluckman. B.A. (How.) (Witwatersrand), D.Phil. (Oxon). Professor of Social Anthropology within the college of Manchester old advent. The Zulu King and the kingdom. prestige and Political energy. The Tribes in the kingdom, Sanctions on Authority and the soundness of the country. the folks and their Leaders. The interval of eu Rule. end. THE POLITICAL association OF THE NGWATO OF BECHUANALAND PROTECTORATE. /. Schapera, M.A, (Cape town), Ph.D., D.Sc.(London), F.R.S.S.Af. Professor of Social Anthropology within the college of Cape toton Ethnic Composition and Territorial structure. the executive process. Powers and Authority of the manager. Rights and obligations of Chieftainship. THE POLITICAL method OF THE BEMBA TRIBE NORTHEASTERN RHODESIA. Audrey I. Richards, M.A«(Cantab Ph.D.(London). Reader in Social Anthropology on the London tuition of Economics and Political technological know-how, college of London 83Bantu Political association a few common beneficial properties The Bemba Tribe: Tribal Composition Social Grouping Kinship neighborhood Grouping Rank different ideas of Social Grouping financial historical past White management. Bases of Authority: The Dogma of Descent felony principles of Descent and Succession. services and Prerogatives of Authority: The Headman the executive. The equipment of presidency: Administrative army Judicial Advisory, the combination of the Tribe. Post-European alterations: New specialists brought results of the 1929 Ordinances. the dominion OF ANKOLE IN UGANDA ok. Oberg, A.M., Ph.D.(Chicago)t Escola Livre de Sociologia e Politica, SSo Paulo, Brazil conventional and ancient heritage. Political prestige, the King and the Royal Kraal. Tribute. The Cult of Bagyendanwa. Succession. Conclusion.

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