Good in Good jacket. Ex-Library. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Study of the cattle-herding Mandari of the Southern Sudan based on fieldwork conducted in the 1950s. In particular, the author analyzes the cognitive processes and their manifestations in traditional Mandari religious thought, action, and healing.
Hardcover. Octavo. xiv + 446pp. Cloth. Bibliography & Index. Color frontispiece. B/w illustrations. Several b/w maps. Top-edge slightly dusty, otherwise a clean, solid near Fine copy in VG+ dust jacket (Dust jacket spine faded, small nick at head of spine, not clipped).
Fine. 0198231741 Buxton, Jean Carlile. Religion and Healing in Mandari. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1973. 1st edition. xiv, 443pp. Indexed. Illustrated. 8vo. Black cloth with gilt. Book condition: Near fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very good. Price clipped, handwritten price on front flap. Dust jacket announces that this is one of the fullest accounts of an African religion that any social anthropologist has produced.
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