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Ovimbundu of Angola.

Merran McCulloch

Ovimbundu of Angola.

by Merran McCulloch

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Published by International African Institute in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mbundu (African people)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 48-50.

    SeriesEthnographic survey of Africa: West Central Africa,, pt. 2
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT611 .M17
    The Physical Object
    Pagination50 p.
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6142520M
    LC Control Number53027860
    OCLC/WorldCa3948095

    Umbundu Kinship & Character: 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 Childs, Gladwyn Murray and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at 15 jul. - Explora el tablero "Angola Ovimbundu" de marcelinfs, que personas siguen en Pinterest. Ver más ideas sobre Estatuas, Arte africana y Utensilios pins.

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    Five years later a third nationalist group emerged: The National Union for the Total Independence of Angola (UNITA) consisted largely of the Ovimbundu of central Angola—at some 37 percent of the population, the country’s largest ethnic group. It got some support from the United States and from apartheid South : Ehoward. Mbundu, also called Kimbundu, second largest ethnolinguistic group of Angola, comprising a diversity of peoples who speak Kimbundu, a Bantu language. Numbering about 2,, in the late 20th century, they occupy much of north-central Angola and live in the .


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hambly, Wilfrid D. Ovimbundu of Angola. book (Wilfrid Dyson), Ovimbundu of Angola. Chicago, (OCoLC) Material Type. Fieldiana series has been published as Anthropological Series by Field Columbian Museum () and Field Museum of Natural History (), and as Fieldiana: Anthropology by Chicago Natural History Museum () and Field Museum of Natural History ()Pages: People of Angola - Ovimbundu.

On the eve of independence, the National Union for the Total Independance of Angola) [UNITA] controlled many of the rich, food-producing central and southern provinces and was therefore able to regulate the flow of food to the rest of the country.

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Ovimbundu, people inhabiting the tree-studded grasslands of the Bié Plateau in Angola. They speak Umbundu, a Bantu language of the Niger-Congo language family. They numbered about four million at the turn of the 21st century. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion.

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Buy a discounted Paperback of The Ovimbundu of Angola online from Author: Merran Mcculloch. In the middle of the wild bush country of West Africa live the Ovimbundu of Angola. For generations the transmission of their culture has been by word-of-mouth through the art of tribal storytellers.

Now for the first time an American who lived among them for almost 40 years has translated and written down these tales and legends from the Umbundu, without altering their tone, pace and frank. The Ovimbundu of Angola / Related Titles. Series: Publication (Field Museum of Natural History: ) ; Series: Book Material.

Published material. Publication info. Chicago:Field Museum Press, Notes: Fieldiana series has been published as Anthropological Series by Field Columbian Museum () and Field Museum of Natural. The Ovimbundu, also known as the Southern Mbundu, are a Bantu ethnic group who live on the Bié Plateau of central Angola and in the coastal strip west of these highlands.

As the largest ethnic group in Angola, they make up almost 40 percent of the country's population. Genre/Form: book: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Hambly, Wilfrid D.

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The se Brand: Taylor And Francis. A Study of Social Control and Social Change Among a People of Angola. The Ovimbundu Under Two Sovereignties book.

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Ovimbundu of Angola. London: Routledge, (OCoLC). Ovimbundu constitute the largest ethnic group in Angola, and are concentrated in the country's highland plateau. A largely rural people whose farming systems were once highly productive, Ovimbundu became migrant wage-earners in large numbers as Portuguese settlers began taking over their lands in the s and s.

Historical context. Contested Power in Angola, s to the Present argues that the Ovimbundu of central Angola have been key players in the history of modern Angola.

The work focuses on the tensions between the centralising forces of the state and the pull of local, regional and ethnic tendencies which have characterised the modern history of : Linda Heywood. The Mbundu also known as Northern Mbundu or Ambundu are Bantu-speaking people living in Angola's North-West, North of the river Kwanza.

They are distinct from the Southern Mbundu or Ovimbundu people. The Ambundu speak Kimbundu, and mostly also the official language of Author: Kwekudee.