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Grassroots governance?

chiefs in Africa and the Afro-Caribbean

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Published by University of Calgary Press in Calgary .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan.,
  • Caribbean Area.,
  • Afrique noire.,
  • Caraïbes (Région)
    • Subjects:
    • Local government -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.,
    • Local government -- Caribbean Area.,
    • Chiefdoms -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.,
    • Tribal government -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.,
    • Administration locale -- Afrique noire.,
    • Administration locale -- Caraïbes (Région),
    • Chefferie (Anthropologie) -- Afrique noire.,
    • Gouvernement tribal -- Afrique noire.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Donald I. Ray and P.S. Reddy.
      SeriesAfrica, missing voices series
      ContributionsRay, Donald Iain, 1949-, Reddy, P. S. 1957-, IASIA.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJS7525 .G73 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 313 p. :
      Number of Pages313
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3770156M
      ISBN 101552380807
      LC Control Number2003501648
      OCLC/WorldCa50790290

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