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Published by Faber and Faber .
Written in English


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Includes index.

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Pagination364p. :
Number of Pages364
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Open LibraryOL21177164M

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Married Life In An African Tribe book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.3/5.   Book Source: Digital Library of India Item : Schapera,ioned: ble. Bechuanaland Protectorate is under Great Britain, and this is a book about the Kgatla tribe, -- a study of family life and how the traditions have been affected by Western civilization, how and why the natives marry, their post marital relationship, sexual life, procreation, and the function of the family as a unit. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Schapera, Isaac, Married life in an African tribe. London, Faber and Faber Ltd. [] (OCoLC)

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published, London: Faber, Description: pages: illustrations ; 18 cm. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Schapera, Isaac, Married life in an African tribe. New York, Sheridan house [©] (OCoLC) Married life in an African tribe. [Isaac Schapera] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library. I. Schapera Married Life in an African Tribe. Published: Faber & Faber, London, Edition: Second impression.

Married Life in an African Tribe: By I. Schapera. (With a foreword by Professor Malinowski). New York: Sheridan House, Inc., pp. Review by: Géza Róheim. Professor Schapera of the University of Capetown gives us the result of fourteen months work among the Kgatla of the Bechuanaland Protectorate. This is not a study of a primitive. Married life in an African tribe. [Evanston, Ill.] Northwestern University Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Schapera, Isaac, Married life in an African tribe. [Evanston, Ill.] Northwestern University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / . By examining intraracial differences among Blacks, the book answers the call for a more nuanced portrait of family life among people of African ancestry and emphasizes the intersection between cultural and structural forces that shape their lives. This book offers a refreshing reprieve from the litany of research focusing on the marriage. Having noted that the incidence of polygamy is much less than many westerners would seem to think (it varies from tribe to tribe, but in practice some 20% to 30% of African marriages have been polygamous, with a norm of two wives per marriage), it is important to underline that the main factor behind polygamy is not sexual incontinence, but the.