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The Nuer

A Description of the Modes of Livelihood and Political Institutions of a Nilotic People

Sir Edward E. Evans-Pritchard

Publication Date - 15 July 1969

ISBN: 9780195003222

320 pages

In Stock


"An excellent example of British social anthropology. Useful as a teaching tool for social organization."--Michele Gamburd, Portland State University

"We used this as an ethnographic example of structural-functionalism for our introductory theory course. Very useful."--Margaret S. Johnson, University of Colorado

"The best ecology and anthropology ever written." -- Whole Earth Review

"Amazed that it went out of print briefly. I plan to use it again."--P. Shipton, Harvard University

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