Leopards and Leaders: Constitutional Politics among a Cross River People

Leopards and Leaders: Constitutional Politics among a Cross River People

By: Malcolm Ruel (author)Paperback

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This study of politics and government among a West African people, the Banyang of the Upper Cross River, covers the end of the period of Colonial administration. The book: * Shows the inter-relationship between the structure of the small forest communities and the highly autonomous processes by which they were governed * Analyses the relationship between residence and common descent as principles of corporate grouping * Includes a case study of the political struggle involved in one community's claims to independence. Originally published in 1969.

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Product Details

  • publication date: 16/04/2014
  • ISBN13: 9780415758796
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 380
  • ID: 9780415758796
  • weight: 453
  • ISBN10: 0415758793

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