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Ovimbundu of Angola

Wilfrid Dyson Hambly

Ovimbundu of Angola

by Wilfrid Dyson Hambly

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Published by Kraus Reprint Co. in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mbundu (African people),
  • Ethnology -- Angola.,
  • Umbundu language.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Wilfrid D. Hambly.
    SeriesField Museum of Natural History. Publication 329. Anthropological series -- v. 21, no. 2, Publication (Field Museum of Natural History : 1909) -- v. 21, no. 2.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN2 .F4 vol.21, no.2, 1968
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 89-362, [85] pages of plates :
    Number of Pages362
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22407826M

    Music of the Ovimbundu in Angola. Various performers. Acoustic Music Records The Ovimbundu are a Bantu speaking people, living in the central highlands of Angola, and on the evidence of this CD, they have - or more probably had in /2, when the recordings were made - a rich and varied musical culture.   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 the country, : Kwekudee.

    With the decline of the slave trade in the last decades of the nineteenth century, the entrepreneurs among the Ovimbundu turned to the rubber trade, abandoning the warfare and raiding that had hitherto been integrally related to their economic activities. The rubber slump at the beginning of the twentieth century. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Books Advanced Search Amazon Charts Best Sellers & more Top New Releases Deals in Books School Books Advanced Search Amazon Charts Best Sellers & more Top New Releases Deals.

    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 area from the coastal national capital of Luanda eastward, between the Dande (north) and Kwanza (Cuanza; south) . Looking for Ovimbundu? Find out information about Ovimbundu. a people inhabiting the plateau region of Angola, from the coast in the west to the Cuanza River in the east. Total population, approximately million . Explanation of Ovimbundu.


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The Ovimbundu of Angola Pages 62 pages Routledge is proud to be re-issuing this landmark series in association with the International African Institute.

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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 Ovimbundu of Angola book translated and written down these tales and legends from the Umbundu, without altering their.

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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: The Ovimbundu of Angola / Related Titles.

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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.

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. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hambly, Wilfrid D. (Wilfrid Dyson), Ovimbundu of Angola. Chicago, (OCoLC) Material Type. Full text of " The Ovimbundu of Angola " See other formats THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS LIBRARY FA *\kJ ANGOLA MAP SHOWING ROUTE OF EXPEDITION Scale: 1 inch = miles; indicates route Field Museum of Natural History Founded by Marshall Field, Publication Anthropological Series Vol.

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.

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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.

A Study of Social Control and Social Change Among a People of Angola. By Adrian C. Edwards. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 16 August Cited by: 5. THEOPENCOURT spirits,icine-manwillvisitahuttotellthe familynewsofthefuture,andwhiletherehewillputaconcoction inanimagetowhichheaddressesquestions.

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. Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: McCulloch, Merran.

Ovimbundu of Angola. London: Routledge, (OCoLC) Title: The Ovimbundu of Angola: West Central Africa Part II Item Condition: New. Edition: List Price:. Books will be free of page markings. Title. Anthropometry of the Ovimbundu, Angola / Related Titles. Series: Publication (Field Museum of Natural History: ) ; Series: Publication (Field Museum of Natural History: ).

Anthropological series ; v. 25, no. 2 By. 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.Ovimbundu / central Angola, West Africa: God of hunting.

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