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The Material Culture of Twins in West Africa (esp. Cameroon)
Title: The Material Culture of Twins in West Africa (esp. Cameroon)
URL: http://www.sfu.ca/archaeology-old/museum/ndi/
Creator: Simon Fraser University <Burnaby, British Columbia>; Ndi, Rachael
Abstract: Information about twin cults in different parts of the world, especially in West Africa and Cameroon. [editors ilissAfrica]
Table of contents: Cameroon HistoryCameroonian GrassfielsTwin MythsTwin Study* Introduction.* Background on Twins.* Twins in West Africa.* Bangolan People.* Bali People.* Oku Kingdom.* Kedjom People.* The Nsei.* Kpe People.* The Yoruba of Nigeria.* Fertility and Metalworking.* Conclusion.
Keywords: West Africa; Cameroon; twin
Countries: Western Africa. General Resources;
Cameroon
Subject areas: Society » Society;
Ethnology » Material Culture;
Ethnology » Customs & Rituals
Resource type: Topical Websites
Language: English
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