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Author Ayittey, George B. N., 1945-

Title Indigenous African institutions / George B.N. Ayittey
Edition Second edition
Published Ardsley, NY : Transnational Publishers, [2006]
©2006
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 585 pages) : maps
Contents ch. 1. The indigenous social systems -- ch. 2. The indigenous legal institutions -- ch. 3. Indigenous political institutions -- ch. 4. The African chief -- ch. 5. African kingdoms -- ch. 6. Government in native African empires -- ch. 7. The native system of government : a summary and an assessment -- ch. 8. The indigenous economic system : capital and production -- ch. 9. The indigenous economic system : distribution -- ch. 10. The indigenous institutions under colonialism -- ch. 11. The postcolonial destruction and betrayal of Africa -- ch. 12. Epilogue
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 565-573) and index
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Subject Chiefdoms -- Africa -- History.
Customary law -- Africa -- History.
Indigenous peoples -- Africa.
Africa -- History.
Africa -- Politics and government.
Africa -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 904744003X (electronic bk.)
9789047440031 (electronic bk.)