Evans-Pritchard, E. E. (Edward Evan), 1902-1973. Zande blood-brotherhood

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Title: Zande blood-brotherhood

Published in: Africa -- Vol. 6

Published By: Africa -- Vol. 6 London: Oxford University Press, 1933. 369-401 p. [incomplete]

By line: E. E. Evans-Pritchard

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: HRAF, 1999. Computer File

Culture: Azande (FO07)

Subjects: Artificial kin relationships (608); Classes (565);

Abstract: This article is an excellent account of the system of blood-brotherhood among the Azande of the Nili-Uelle Divide. The data was collected from informants, the author’s observations of blood exchange and his actual participation in the rite with a Zande chief.

Document Number: 13

Document ID: fo07-013

Document Type: component part(s) monograph

Language: English


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Field Date: 1926-1929

Evaluation: Social Anthropologist-5

Analyst: KS; 1950-1956

Coverage Date: 1926-1929

Coverage Place: Nili-Uelle Divide, Democratic Republic of the Congo

LCSH: Zande (African people)


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