By Richard Dennett,Angel Rodriguez
Bantu and Yoruba religious Practices and Philosophy
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Richard Edward Dennett was once an English dealer working out of the Kongo (present day Republic of Congo) within the early twentieth century who wrote a number of books that have been influential on sociological and anthropological study at the cultures of West Africa. Dennett labored for Thomas Wilson, Sons & Co., a delivery corporation established in Kingston-upon-Hull, from 1875 until eventually 1879. He left the united kingdom for Africa within the employment of Hatton & Cookson, in 1879. This buying and selling corporation used to be answerable for bringing assets comparable to ivory into the rustic. in spite of the fact that, Dennett started to observe the tough therapy given to the folks of the Congo and in 1886 he drew consciousness to those irregularities via his letters to the Manchester parent. although, Dennett additionally edited a manuscript newspaper known as "Congo replicate" and accused the Congo officers of the murders and atrocities being devoted. He was once to turn into an energetic member of the Congo Reform organization. among 1903 and 1916 he released a few ethnographic articles on Nigerian language and ethnography. This booklet is a close account written via a sympathetic eu observer who spent decades learning West African folklore, tradition, and faith. it truly is helpful since it is going into a lot higher element than the other earlier books from this era approximately Bantu and Yoruba religious practices and philosophy.
This paintings used to be initially released through Richard Edward Dennett lower than the name of: behind Black Man's brain in 1906 by means of Mac Millan and corporate, London and long island. We released lower than a brand new name: Africa Black Man's brain. West African Folklore, tradition, and faith.
This e-book is an in depth first witness account written through a sympathetic eu observer who spent a long time learning West African folklore, tradition, and faith. it's important since it is going into a lot higher aspect than the other past books from this era approximately Bantu and Yoruba religious practices and philosophy. For the readers and specifically for these drawn to the Caribbean African tradition, this ebook is a first-rate resource and a usefull software for figuring out the Yoruba folklore,culture and religion.
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