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Kinship & character of the Ovimbundu

Gladwyn Murray Childs

Kinship & character of the Ovimbundu

being a description of the social structure and individual development of the Ovimbundu of Angola, with observations concerning the bearing on the enterprise of Christian missions of certain phases of the life and culture described.

by Gladwyn Murray Childs

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Published by Reprinted for the International African Institute & for the Witwatersrand U.P. by Dawson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Benguella Mbundu (African people)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsInternational African Institute.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT611.42 .C4513 1969
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 245 p., 19 plates.
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4641142M
    ISBN 100712903976
    LC Control Number77473142

    Traditional healers and diviners have been disregarded by the socialist government. Later, Lin Meiqi brings him home to stay and he develops affections for Zheng Yusheng. Zhao Shuiling is played by Eelyn Kok. However, there is a great amount of variability in kinship rules and patterns around the world.

    Before that time, the area was inhabited by people with different political traditions, ranging from decentralized mobile groups to autocratic kingdoms. As many communities have been torn apart by the war, these structures have often disappeared. Many hospitals face an extreme lack of personnel and do not have the most basic equipment. It also serves as a shorthand way of recognizing a relationship without the need for detailed genealogical tracing.

    These meetings usually include songs, dances, speeches, and parades. Over half of the population is unemployed, and it is estimated that 70 percent of the people live below the poverty line. UNITA is symbolized by a crowing cockerel. Many people are able to understand one or more of the national languages, but some forty languages are spoken. Several of the small "kingdoms" saw their advantage in organising an intense caravan trade between Benguela and peoples of the East, in particular the Chokwethe Luvale and the Mbunda[2] from whom they obtained wax, rubber, honey and ivory. Many people died, and many others fled to cities either in their own area BenguelaLobito or in distant areas mainly Luanda and its surroundings, but also Lubango.


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The fact that the majority of the urban population is male, while women make up the larger part of the rural population, has strengthened these trends.

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In the war context, people attempt to find new ways to address the critical situation. Leadership and Political Officials. I and II, Wenya grew up with only her mother for support and both share a deep relationship. The word "Angola" derives from the title used by the rulers of the Ndongo state.

Wenya's life is in danger when she accidentally learns what both Shuiling and Martin have done. There is not a land shortage, but not all arable land is under cultivation. Angola has an outstanding literary tradition. Angola in the Frontline, They have an affinity bond with you and are your affines or affinal relatives.

Angola: Promises and Lies, Social Stratification Classes and Castes. In order to understand social interaction, attitudes, and motivations in most societies, it is essential to know how their kinship systems function.

It is unclear how many residents are Christian; the Roman Catholic Church figures range from 38 percent to 68 percent. Material wealth also may be expressed by acting as a patron, for example, by holding lavish parties for large groups of people and distributing gifts. Chen Anping sees the potential in Wind and offers him a job in the foot reflexology centre.

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