Kanuri : MS14.

The Kanuri constitute the dominant element of the population of Borno state in northeastern Nigeria, and are also found in large numbers in southeastern Niger. This file on the Kanuri consists of 11 documents. The literature covers Kanuri only in Nigeria, is almost entirely by the anthropologist Ron...

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Corporate Author: Human Relations Area Files, inc.
Other Authors: Cohen, Ronald., Peshkin, Alan., Rosman, Abraham.
Format: eBook
Published: New Haven, Conn. : Human Relations Area Files, 1998-
Series:EHRAF world cultures. Africa.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Dominance and defiance ; Incorporation in Bornu ; Marriage instability among the Kanuri of northern Nigeria ; Social stratification in Bornu ; Some aspects of institutionalized exchange ; The Kanuri of Bornu ; The Kingship in Bornu ; The structure of Kanuri society ; The success that failed / Ronald Cohen
  • Cultural summary, Kanuri / Martin J. Malone and Ian Skoggard
  • Kanuri schoolchildren / Alan Peshkin
  • Social structure and acculturation among the Kanuri of northern Nigeria / Abraham Rosman.