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Title The matrilineal peoples of Eastern Tanzania : Zaramo, Luguru, Kaguru, Ngulu / T.O. Beidelman
Imprint London : Routledge, 2017


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Description 1 online resource (91 pages)
Series Ethnographic survey of Africa. East Central Africa ; pt. 16
Ethnographic survey of Africa. East Central Africa ; pt. 16.
Note Originally issued: London : International African Institute, 1967
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 73-88) and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Online resource; title from PDF title page (retrieved from Taylor & Francis, May 14, 2020)
Subject Zaramo (African people)
Luguru (African people)
Kaguru (African people)
Ngulu (African people)
Matrilineal kinship -- Tanzania.
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Original Title; Original Copyright; Foreword; CONTENTS; Dedication; Introduction; History; Physical Characteristics; Languages; Geography and Demography; Comparative Review; Zaramo; Demography; geography; appearance and dress; houses; crafts; economy; political system; kinship; religion; birth; initiation; burial; marriage; inheritance; blood covenant; Kwere; Demography and geography; economy; clans and lineages; political system; kinship, marriage and affinity; marriage; succession and inheritance; birth; initiation; death and burial.
Religious beliefs and ritualdress; recent affairs; Luguru; Geography and demography; nomenclature and history; recent developments; dress; economy; crafts; political system; joking relationships; clan and lineage; kinship; land and property; residence; marriage; divorce; blood covenant; offences; birth; initiation; burial; succession; religion; Kutu; Demography and geography; general introduction; Kaguru; Geography; demography; dress and appearance; settlements; economy; livestock, gathering, hunting, etc.; land tenure and property; political organization; kinship; marriage; divorce.
Widow inheritance and sororateadultery; witchcraft; other offences; covenants; birth and childhood; initiation; funerals; religion; current religion; other social movements.; Sagara; Demography and geography; history: clans and political structure; kinship; marriage; births; initiation; offences; religion; dress and appearance; modem changes; Vidunda; Geography and demography; legendary origins and history; recent affairs; environment; economy; social organization: lineages and clans; settlement pattern; kinship and marriage; kinship terminology; inheritance; land tenure; political system.
Dressbirth; initiation; marriage; burial; cosmology and religious beliefs; Ngulu; Geography and demography; political system; recent developments; clans and matrilineages; kinship; marriage; residence; divorce; succession and inheritance; offences; theft; adultery; incest; blood covenant; games; appearance and dress; religion; rites of crisis, witchcraft, magic, etc.; birth; initiation; burial; Zigula; Geography and demography; economy; houses; land tenure; offences; crafts; appearance; social organization; marriage; kinship; birth and child care; initiation; burial and funerals.
Early historyreligion; Annotated Bibliography; Index.
Other Title Print version: Beidelman, T. O. (Thomas O.), 1931- Matrilineal peoples of Eastern Tanzania (Zaramo, Luguru, Kaguru, Ngulu). Part 16, East Central Africa. London : Routledge, 2017 9781138233461
Other Title Beidelman, T. O. (Thomas O.), 1931- Matrilineal peoples of Eastern Tanzania (Zaramo, Luguru, Kaguru, Ngulu, etc.). London : International African Institute, 1967 (DLC) 67112486 (OCoLC)386202