Dogon : FA16.

The Dogon are a group of people who live primarily in the districts of Bandiagara and Douentza in the western African nation of Mali. Some Dogon reside in Burkina Faso. This file consists of 30 documents, two are in the original French. Most focus geographically on the Mopti Region of Mali from ca....

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Corporate Author: Human Relations Area Files, inc.
Other Authors: Beierle, John., Bouju, Jacky., Calame-Griaule, Geneviève., Cazes, Marie-Hélène., Dieterlen, Germaine., Douglas, Mary., Flam, Jack D., Griaule, Marcel, 1898-1956., Imperato, Pascal James., Laude, Jean, 1922-1983., Parin, Paul., Segy, Ladislas., Skoggard, Ian A., 1953-, Verboven, Dirk., Ganay, Solange de., Palau Martí, Montserrat., Paulme, Denise.
Format: eBook
Published: New Haven, Conn. : Human Relations Area Files, 1999-
Series:EHRAF world cultures. Africa.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Becoming human in Dogon, Mali ; Dogon restudied ; Functions of sculpture in Dogon religion ; Harmony versus autonomy ; Processes and limitations of Dogon agricultural knowledge ; The innocent sorcerer / W.E.A. van Beek
  • Cultural summary, Dogon / John Beierle and Ian Skoggard
  • Graine de l'homme, enfant du mil / Jacky Bouju
  • On the Dogon restudied ; Words and the Dogon world / Geneviève Calame-Griaule
  • Endogamy among the Dogon of Boni, Mali ; Mating structure in the Dogon population in the Tabi Massif / Marie-Hélène Cazes
  • Classification of plants among the Dogon ; Dogon alimentation ; Sacrifice et traitement des victimes chez les Dogon ; The souls of the Dogons / Germaine Dieterlen
  • Dogon culture / Mary Douglas
  • Graphic symbolism in the Dogon granary / Jack D. Flam
  • Dogon mottoes / Solange de Ganay
  • Conversations with Ogotemmêli ; Dogon games ; The Dogon ; The pale fox ; Dogon masks / Marcel Griaule
  • Contemporary adapted dances among the Dogon / Pascal James Imperato
  • African art of the Dogon / Jean Laude
  • The Dogon / Monserrat Palau Martí
  • The Whites think too much / Paul Parin
  • Social organization of the Dogon (French Sudan) / Denise Paulme
  • Notes on the Dogon sculpture / Ladislas Segy
  • Space, time and bodiliness in Dogon funerals / Dirk Verboven.