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Mandara Mountains Homepage
Title: Mandara Mountains Homepage
URL: http://www.mandaras.info
Creator: Muller-Kosack, Gerhard
Abstract: Site about the Mandara Mountains in Nothern Cameroon and North-East-Nigeria and about the people living there, the socalled Northern Montagnards. You will find extensive information, research results, pictures, full text documents (articles, dissertation) and much more. [editors ilissAfrica]
Table of contents: Northern Montagnards
Literature Preview (Ethnographic Literature)
Ethnic Groups
1. Eastern and Western Ranges (Cameroon and Nigeria)
2. Centre and Plateau (mainly Cameroon)
3. Foothills and Plains (Cameroon and Nigeria)
Bibliography
Research
* Survey and excavation of old stone ruins found in the Mandara Mountains
Mandaras Publishing
* web presentations of ethnographic field materials
* ethnographic texts for downloading
--- Responding to a need: developing literacy in a remote area of the Gwoza Hills in NE Nigeria
--- (Diss) Du Kunde: Processes of Montagnard Ethnogenesis in the Northern Mandara Mountains of Cameroon
--- No Cry for Death
--- The metaphysics of Mafa and Dughwede bull festivals
--- A selected bibliography on the Mafa of the Mandara Mountains (North Cameroon)
--- The Way of the Beer
--- Book description of Rauchenberger's (1999) Johannes Leo der Afrikaner.
* printed books, booklets and CDs
Information to share
Useful links
Keywords: Culture; Cameroon; Nigeria; society; Mandara mountains; mountain people
Countries: Nigeria;
Cameroon
Subject areas: Ethnology » Generalities;
Ethnology » Customs & Rituals
Resource type: Country reports;
Collections of Theses and Dissertations;
Collections of Illustrations (Fotographies, Paintings, Charts);
Collections with several Types of Media
Language: English
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