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Gender, Lineage, and Ethnicity in Southern Africa
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written by Jean Davison, 1937-2015 (Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1997, originally published 1996), 290 page(s)
Based on extensive fieldwork, this study telescopes how lineage ideologies are constructed and change over time in the Zambezi River region, where matriliny and patriliny coexist. The author challenges the notion that patrilineality has subsumed matrilineal formations and demonstrates that despite colonial policie...
written by Jean Davison, 1937-2015 (Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1997, originally published 1996), 290 page(s)
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