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Expressing Power and Status through Aesthetics in Mijikenda Society

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
pp 85-102

Expressing power and status through aesthetics in Mijikenda society ELIZABETH ORCHARDSON-MAZRUI (Kenyatta University,...

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Usishike shauri la mwanamke: Irony in Kiswahili Folktales

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
pp 59-71

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An Anthropolinguistic Study of Igbo Market-Day Anthroponyms

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
pp 73-83

An anthropolinguistic study of Igbo market-day anthroponyms* M.C. ONUKAWA (Abia State University, Uturu, Nigeria) ABsT...

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Beyond Frontiers: A Review of Analytical Paradigms in Folklore Studies

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
pp 39-58

Beyond frontiers: a review of analytical paradigms in folklore studies PATRICK KAGBENI MUANA (Department of Language...

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Saved by a Song: Patriarchy and Women's Experience in Chamba Tellings of "The Girl Who Wanted an Unblemished Husband"

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
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Saved by a song: patriarchy and women's experience in Chamba tellings of "The girl who wanted an unblemished...

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Towards a Comprehensive Catalogue of Eve Drum Mnemonics

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
pp 27-38

Towards a comprehensive catalogue of Eve drum mnemonics* ROBERT KWAMI (Goldsmiths' College, University of London...

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111 Somali Ideophones

Vol.11,
No.2,
(1998),
pp 125-156

111 Somali ideophones * CABDULQAADIR SALAAD DHOORRE & MAURO TOSCO (Istituto Universitario Orientale, Napoli)...

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Izibongo. The Political Art of Praising: Poetical Socio-Regulative Discourse in Zulu Society

Vol.11,
No.2,
(1998),
pp 171-196

Izibongo-the political art ofpraising: poetical socio-regulative discourse in Zulu society KAI KRESSE (School of...

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Kenneth Hubert Crosby (1904-1998): Pioneer Scholar of the Mende Language

Vol.11,
No.2,
(1998),
pp 217-220

Kenneth Hubert Crosby (1 904-1 998): pioneer scholar of the Mende language KONRAD TUCHSCHERER (African Studies Center...

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Towards a Hausa Verbal Aesthetic: Aspects of Language about Using Language

Vol.11,
No.2,
(1998),
pp 157-170

Towards a Hausa verbal aesthetic: aspects of language about using language LINDA HUNTER & CHAIBOU ELHADJI OUMAROU...

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The Politics of Black Identity: Slave Ship and Woza Albert!

Vol.12,
No.2,
(1999),
pp 167-185

The politics of Black identity: Slave Ship and Woza Albert! FRANCIS NGABOH-SMART (University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh)...

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Yorùbá Oral Literature: A Source of Indigenous Education for Children

Vol.16,
No.2,
(2003),
pp 161-179

Routledge Tay!or & .mncts Croup Volume 16, Number 2, December 2003, pp. 161-179 Yoruba' oral literature: a...

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Pan-Africanist Ideology and the African Historical Novel of Self-Discovery: The Examples of Kobina Sekyi and J. E. Casely Hayford

Vol.12,
No.2,
(1999),
pp 137-153

Pan-Africanist ideology and the African historical novel of self-discovery: the examples of Kobina Sekyi and J. E....

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Performance to Print and Print to Performance: Plays, Adaptations and Book Reading on South African Radio

Vol.14,
No.2,
(2001),
pp 137-152

Pe$ormance to print and print to pe$orrnance: plays, adaptations and book reading on South African radio * E.D.M....

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Izibongo. The Political Art of Praising: Poetical Socio-Regulative Discourse in Zulu Society

Vol.11,
No.2,
(1998),
pp 171-196

Izibongo-the political art ofpraising: poetical socio-regulative discourse in Zulu society KAI KRESSE (School of...

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Code-Switching: Amharic-English

Vol.11,
No.2,
(1998),
pp 197-216

Code-Switching: Amharic-English ZELEALEM LEYEW (Department of Linguistics, Addis Ababa University) ABSTRACT A...

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Projecting Islam: Narrative in Swahili Poetry

Vol.14,
No.1,
(2001),
pp 107-119

Projecting Islam: Narrative in Swahili poetry FAROUK TOPAN (Department of the Languages and Cultures of Africa,...

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Aspects of Poetic Balance and Cohesion in Hausa Proverbs

Vol.15,
No.2,
(2002),
pp 215-236

Aspects of poetic balance and cohesion in Hausa proverbs TAE-SANG JANG (Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, South...

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Between the Word and the Screen: A Historical Perspective on the Hausa Literary Movement and the Home Video Invasion

Vol.15,
No.2,
(2002),
pp 203-213

Journal of African Cultural Studies, Volume 15, Number 2, December 2002,pp. 203-213 @ Carfax Publishing Taylor &...

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Rethinking Indigenous Media: Rituals, 'Talking' Drums and Orality as Forms of Public Communication in Uganda

Vol.16,
No.1,
(2003),
pp 107-117

Carfax Publishing Volume 16, Number 1,June 2003,pp. 107-117 Taylor &Francis Group Rethinking indigenous media:...

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Amharic Personal Nomenclature: A Grammar and Sociolinguistic Insight

Vol.16,
No.2,
(2003),
pp 181-211

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Bridewealth, Guns and Other Status Symbols: Immigration and Consumption in Colonial Douala

Vol.16,
No.2,
(2003),
pp 213-234

2 Routledge ~lor~Fran.r. Volume 16, Number 2, December 2003, pp. 213-234 Bridewealth, guns and other status symbols...

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The African Writer as Translator: Writing African Languages through French

Vol.16,
No.2,
(2003),
pp 143-159

Routledge Tay!or & .mncts Croup Volume 16, Number 2, December 2003, pp. 143-159 The African writer as translatoc...

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Yorùbá Oral Literature: A Source of Indigenous Education for Children

Vol.16,
No.2,
(2003),
pp 161-179

Routledge Tay!or & .mncts Croup Volume 16, Number 2, December 2003, pp. 161-179 Yoruba' oral literature: a...

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Beyond the 'Internalist' vs. 'Externalist' Debate: The Local-Global Identities of African Homosexuals in Two Films, "Woubi Chéri" and "Dakan"

Vol.16,
No.1,
(2003),
pp 45-56

Carfax Publishing Volume16,Number 1,June 2003,pp. 45-56 Taylor&Franciscroup Beyond the 'internalist' vs...

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Presenting and (Mis)representing History in Fiction Film: Sembène's "Camp de Thiaroye" and Attenborough's "Cry Freedom"

Vol.16,
No.1,
(2003),
pp 57-68

Carfax Publishing Volume 16, Number I, June 2003,pp. 57-68 Taylor &Francis Cmup Presenting and (mis)representing...

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A Dramatized Society: Representing Rituals of Human Sacrifice as Efficacious Action in Nigerian Home-Video Movies

Vol.16,
No.1,
(2003),
pp 7-23

Carfax Publishing Volume 16,Number I, June 2003, pp. 7-23 Taylor &Francis Croup A dramatized society:...

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Bokkies/Moffies: Cinematic Images of Black Sexual Identity in "Zonk!" (1950)

Vol.16,
No.1,
(2003),
pp 25-43

Carfax Publishing Volume16,Number 1,June 2003,pp. 25-43 Taylor & Francis Croup Bokki eslmo f fi es: cinematic...

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Africa and the Moving Image: Television, Film and Video

Vol.16,
No.1,
(2003),
pp 69-84

Africa and the moving image: television, film and video FRANCES HARDING (School of Oriental and African Studies,...

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Language Choice for Development: The Case for Swahili in Kenya

Vol.16,
No.1,
(2003),
pp 85-94

Language choice for development: the case for Swahili in Kenya E. S. MOHOCHI (Egerton University, Njoro, Kenya)...

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Expressing Power and Status through Aesthetics in Mijikenda Society

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
pp 85-102

Expressing power and status through aesthetics in Mijikenda society ELIZABETH ORCHARDSON-MAZRUI (Kenyatta University,...

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Usishike shauri la mwanamke: Irony in Kiswahili Folktales

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
pp 59-71

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An Anthropolinguistic Study of Igbo Market-Day Anthroponyms

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
pp 73-83

An anthropolinguistic study of Igbo market-day anthroponyms* M.C. ONUKAWA (Abia State University, Uturu, Nigeria) ABsT...

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Beyond Frontiers: A Review of Analytical Paradigms in Folklore Studies

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
pp 39-58

Beyond frontiers: a review of analytical paradigms in folklore studies PATRICK KAGBENI MUANA (Department of Language...

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Saved by a Song: Patriarchy and Women's Experience in Chamba Tellings of "The Girl Who Wanted an Unblemished Husband"

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
pp 5-25

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Towards a Comprehensive Catalogue of Eve Drum Mnemonics

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
pp 27-38

Towards a comprehensive catalogue of Eve drum mnemonics* ROBERT KWAMI (Goldsmiths' College, University of London...

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111 Somali Ideophones

Vol.11,
No.2,
(1998),
pp 125-156

111 Somali ideophones * CABDULQAADIR SALAAD DHOORRE & MAURO TOSCO (Istituto Universitario Orientale, Napoli)...

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Kenneth Hubert Crosby (1904-1998): Pioneer Scholar of the Mende Language

Vol.11,
No.2,
(1998),
pp 217-220

Kenneth Hubert Crosby (1 904-1 998): pioneer scholar of the Mende language KONRAD TUCHSCHERER (African Studies Center...

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Towards a Hausa Verbal Aesthetic: Aspects of Language about Using Language

Vol.11,
No.2,
(1998),
pp 157-170

Towards a Hausa verbal aesthetic: aspects of language about using language LINDA HUNTER & CHAIBOU ELHADJI OUMAROU...

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Migrant Literature and Political Commitment: Puzzles and Parables in the Novels of Biyi Bandele-Thomas

Vol.12,
No.1,
(1999),
pp 77-92

Migrant literature and political commitment: puzzles and parables in the novels of Biyi an dele-~homas * GIRMA NEGASH...

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Expressing Power and Status through Aesthetics in Mijikenda Society

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
pp 85-102

Expressing power and status through aesthetics in Mijikenda society ELIZABETH ORCHARDSON-MAZRUI (Kenyatta University,...

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Usishike shauri la mwanamke: Irony in Kiswahili Folktales

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
pp 59-71

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An Anthropolinguistic Study of Igbo Market-Day Anthroponyms

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
pp 73-83

An anthropolinguistic study of Igbo market-day anthroponyms* M.C. ONUKAWA (Abia State University, Uturu, Nigeria) ABsT...

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Beyond Frontiers: A Review of Analytical Paradigms in Folklore Studies

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
pp 39-58

Beyond frontiers: a review of analytical paradigms in folklore studies PATRICK KAGBENI MUANA (Department of Language...

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Saved by a Song: Patriarchy and Women's Experience in Chamba Tellings of "The Girl Who Wanted an Unblemished Husband"

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
pp 5-25

Saved by a song: patriarchy and women's experience in Chamba tellings of "The girl who wanted an unblemished...

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Towards a Comprehensive Catalogue of Eve Drum Mnemonics

Vol.11,
No.1,
(1998),
pp 27-38

Towards a comprehensive catalogue of Eve drum mnemonics* ROBERT KWAMI (Goldsmiths' College, University of London...

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111 Somali Ideophones

Vol.11,
No.2,
(1998),
pp 125-156

111 Somali ideophones * CABDULQAADIR SALAAD DHOORRE & MAURO TOSCO (Istituto Universitario Orientale, Napoli)...

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Kenneth Hubert Crosby (1904-1998): Pioneer Scholar of the Mende Language

Vol.11,
No.2,
(1998),
pp 217-220

Kenneth Hubert Crosby (1 904-1 998): pioneer scholar of the Mende language KONRAD TUCHSCHERER (African Studies Center...

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Towards a Hausa Verbal Aesthetic: Aspects of Language about Using Language

Vol.11,
No.2,
(1998),
pp 157-170

Towards a Hausa verbal aesthetic: aspects of language about using language LINDA HUNTER & CHAIBOU ELHADJI OUMAROU...

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Migrant Literature and Political Commitment: Puzzles and Parables in the Novels of Biyi Bandele-Thomas

Vol.12,
No.1,
(1999),
pp 77-92

Migrant literature and political commitment: puzzles and parables in the novels of Biyi an dele-~homas * GIRMA NEGASH...

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