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Published: 19 July 2016

264 Pages

8.5 x 5.3 inches

ISBN: 9780198759317

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A Material Culture

Consumption and Materiality on the Coast of Precolonial East Africa

Stephanie Wynne-Jones

  • Explores the importance of objects in Swahili society
  • Provides a new theoretical intervention in some of the key themes in material culture studies
  • Suggests that the Swahili are a highly-significant case study for exploration of the relationship between objects and people in the past

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