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Black critics & kings

the hermeneutics of power in Yoruba society

by Andrew H. Apter

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Yoruba (African people) -- Politics and government,
  • Yoruba (African people) -- Rites and ceremonies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-265) and index.

    Other titlesBlack critics and kings.
    StatementAndrew Apter.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT515.45.Y67 A56 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 280 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1542896M
    ISBN 100226023427, 0226023435
    LC Control Number91021791

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