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Akan Cultural Symbols Project
Title: Akan Cultural Symbols Project
URL: http://www.marshall.edu/akanart/akanartintro2.html
Creator: Arthur, George F. Kojo; Rowe, Robert
Abstract: This site introduces you to the Akan cultural symbols (Ashanti / Asante / Adinkra) and to their use in different fields (economics, politics, knowledge, cosmology, fashion, handcraft etc.). Furthermore you can find a bibliography about the topic and further links. [editors ilissAfrica]
Keywords: Culture; African languages; textiles; Ghana; symbolism; tradition; Akan
Countries: Ghana
Subject areas: Language » Languages of African Origin;
Ethnology » Generalities;
Culture & Arts » Generalities
Resource type: Topical Websites;
Bibliographies;
Collections of Illustrations (Fotographies, Paintings, Charts)
Language: English
Notice: Achtung: Die Menüleisten links und oben verweisen auf verschiedene Themen.Caution: There are different topics in the menu bar on the left and at the top of the site.
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