Handbook of Tswana Law and Custom: Compiled for the Bechuanaland Protectorate Administration Classics in African Anthropology

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When Professor Isaac Schapera was asked in 1934 by the Protectorate Administration to compile a record of the traditional and modern laws of the Tswana tribes he had already been working since 1929 on a comprehensive ethnographic study of the Kgatla, and his investigation was therefore based on a thorough previous knowledge of the social structure as a whole. Schapera gives a picture of what Tswana law was like in former times, and shows that, contrary to expectation, modern European contact and the administration of tribes ...

Handbook of Tswana Law and Custom: Compiled for the Bechuanaland Protectorate Administration Classics in African Anthropology 1998, Lit Verlag, Hamburg

ISBN-13: 9783894738808

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Handbook of Tswana Law and Custom: Compiled for the Bechuanaland Protectorate Administration Classics in African Anthropology 1994, Lit Verlag

ISBN-13: 9783894736859

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