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Kuranko

Jackson, Michael

Kuranko

dimensions of social reality in a West African society

by Jackson, Michael

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kuranko (African people)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael Jackson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT516.42 .J33 1977
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 256 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4559974M
    LC Control Number77070341

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Allegories of the Wilderness: Ethics and Ambiguity in Kuranko Narratives (African Systems of Thought) Hardcover – Novem by Michael Jackson (Author) › Visit Amazon's Michael Jackson Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Cited by: In this ethnographic study of the Kuranko of northeast Sierra Leone, Michael Jackson critiques structural-functional emphases on social order, and turns his attention from collectivities, polities, rules and roles to the ritualized dynamics and micropolitics.

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Material aspects of Limba, Yalunka and Kuranko ethnicity: archaeological research in northeastern Sierra Leone By Christopher e Northeastern Sierra Leone is located within the forest-savanna ecotone; the southern part of the region is characterized by tropical forest and farm bush, whereas the north is more open and savanna grass and Cited by: Michael Jackson has recourse to his ethnographic fieldwork among the Kuranko of Sierra Leone, as well as autobiography and fiction, in exploring his theme.

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The Joshua Project Progress Scale is an estimate of the progress of church planting among a people group, people cluster, country or language. The Progress Scale is derived from people group values for percent Evangelical and percent Christian Adherent. The Kuranko, also spelled Koranko, Kolanko, Kooranko, Koronko, Kouranko, Kulanko, Kurako, Kuronko, Kuranké, or even as Karanko, are a Mande people living in Guinea and Sierra Koranko occupy a large section in a mountainous region within northeastern Sierra Leone and southern Guinea.

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The Kuranko of Sierra Leone The Kuranko, also known as the Koranko, are a branch of the Malinke tribe that immigrated into Sierra Leone from Guinea. The Kuranko, therefore, occupy a large section in both northern Sierra Leone and southern Guinea.

Within this geographical region, different dialects, as well as distinct social groupings, can be. Michael D. Jackson (born ) is a New Zealand poet and anthropologist who has taught in anthropology departments at Massey University, the Australian National University, Indiana University Bloomington, and the University of is currently distinguished professor of world religions at Harvard Divinity SchoolBorn: (age 78–79), Nelson, New Zealand.

In many societies and for many people, religiosity is only incidentally connected with texts or theologies, church or mosque, temple or monastery. Drawing on a lifetime of ethnographic work among people for whom religion is not principally a matter of faith, doctrine, or definition, Michael Jackson turns his attention to those situations in life where we come up.

The Kuranko have the New Testament available to them. Unfortunately, however, only a small percentage of the Kuranko has become Christian.

There is a strong need for further evangelization into this socially isolated region. Prayer is the first step toward seeing the Kuranko reached with the Gospel. Prayer Points. Michael Jackson is a New Zealand-born writer, presently Distinguished Professor of World Religions at Harvard Divinity School.

He has published over thirty books of poetry, fiction, ethnography and memoir, and is internationally renowned for his innovations in ethnographic writing, his pioneering use of phenomenological and pragmatist methods in anthropology, and.

the Kuranko, and the ritual role (or lack of it) of Kuranko chiefs needs clarification; both topics relate to his subject at hand. Certain key ideas run through the book. One is the interplay of kinship and locality, and the way individuals manipulate rules in these two areas to gain desired ends.

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Kuranko. A language profile for Kuranko. Get a detailed look at the language, from population to dialects and usage. Michael Jackson’s Lifeworlds is a masterful collection of essays, the culmination of a career aimed at understanding the relationship between anthropology and philosophy.

Seeking the truths that are found in the interstices between examiner and examined, world and word, and body and mind, and taking inspiration from James, Dewey, Arendt, Husserl, Sartre, Camus, and, especially.

Jackson’s publications include articles on a wide diversity of issues, such as the impacts of literacy on early nineteenth-century M ā ori society, or divination, shape-shifting and myth in Kuranko society.

Anthropological books include Allegories of the Wilderness: Ethics and Ambiguity in Kuranko Narratives (), Barawa, and The Ways. Poet and anthropologist Michael Jackson brings to this study of the folktales of the Kuranko people of Sierra Leone a sensitivity to the philosophical nuances of literature.

Click on the price to find out more about a book. New books: 1 - 50 of /5(1). In the middle of the book there's also a brief glossary of Kuranko language (one of the 5 main languages in Kabala) and the pages include also pictures of Sierra Leone made by Fabrizio Savini and me and an interesting ethnographic research about Kuranko tribe made by Micheal Jackson.

Allegories of the Wilderness: Ethics and Ambiguity in Kuranko Narratives By Michael Jackson, Charles S. Bird, Ivan Karp, James Fernandez, Luc De Heusch, John Middleton, Victor Turner, Roy Willis Read preview.

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The Wherewithal of Life engages with current developments in the anthropology of ethics and migration studies to explore in empirical depth and detail the life experiences of three young men - a Ugandan migrant in Copenhagen, a Burkina Faso migrant in Amsterdam, and a Mexican migrant in Boston - in ways that significantly broaden our understanding of the.

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Michael D. Jackson has 43 books on Goodreads with ratings. Michael D. Jackson’s most popular book is At Home in the World. The book The Politics of Storytelling: In The Politics of Storytelling—revised in this 2nd edition with a new preface and design—anthropologist Michael Jackson explores and expands on Arendt’s notions, Jackson retells stories from the Kuranko in Sierra Leone, the Australian Aboriginals, and the South African Truth and.

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From New Zealand poet/anthropologist Jackson, a fitfully interesting but ultimately failed attempt to fictionalize the history and experience of the Kuranko people of West Africa.

The first novel to be published by the Smithsonian Institution Press. Jackson (himself a character in what he calls ""An Ethnographic Novel"") casts himself in the role of an anthropologist weary of ""academic.

Form and Play in Kuranko Fiction 3. During a Time of Great Hunger 4. Hare and Hyena 5. Prevented Transitions 6. Reciprocities 7. Men and Women 8. Co-Wives, Orphans, and Miraculous Interventions 9. Directions.

Appendix Notes Glossary of Kuranko Words References List of Narratives Index. The first section consists of historical vignettes, recounting the early history of the Kuranko people of Sierra Leone; the failures of two arrogant British explorers, A.

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