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The Resource African material culture, edited by Mary Jo Arnoldi, Christraud M. Geary & Kris L. Hardin

African material culture, edited by Mary Jo Arnoldi, Christraud M. Geary & Kris L. Hardin

Label
African material culture
Title
African material culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mary Jo Arnoldi, Christraud M. Geary & Kris L. Hardin
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306/.096
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN645
LC item number
.A364 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Arnoldi, Mary Jo
  • Geary, Christraud M
  • Hardin, Kris L
Series statement
African systems of thought
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Material culture
  • Art objects, African
  • Philosophy, African
  • Africa
Label
African material culture, edited by Mary Jo Arnoldi, Christraud M. Geary & Kris L. Hardin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Technological style and the making of culture -- Magical iron technology in the Cameroon Grassfields -- When nomads settle -- Ceramics from the Upemba Depression -- Objects and people -- pt. 2. Sticks, self, and society in Booran Oromo -- Material narratives and the negotiation of identities through objects in Malian theatre -- The consumption of an African modernity -- Household objects and the philosophy of Igbo social space -- Hoes and clothes in a Luo household -- pt. 3. The passive object and the tribal paradigm -- Art, politics and the transformation of meaning -- Mami Wata shrines -- Zaïrian popular painting as commodity and as communication
Control code
33131690
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 369 pages
Isbn
9780253210371
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
95040501
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
African material culture, edited by Mary Jo Arnoldi, Christraud M. Geary & Kris L. Hardin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Technological style and the making of culture -- Magical iron technology in the Cameroon Grassfields -- When nomads settle -- Ceramics from the Upemba Depression -- Objects and people -- pt. 2. Sticks, self, and society in Booran Oromo -- Material narratives and the negotiation of identities through objects in Malian theatre -- The consumption of an African modernity -- Household objects and the philosophy of Igbo social space -- Hoes and clothes in a Luo household -- pt. 3. The passive object and the tribal paradigm -- Art, politics and the transformation of meaning -- Mami Wata shrines -- Zaïrian popular painting as commodity and as communication
Control code
33131690
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 369 pages
Isbn
9780253210371
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
95040501
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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