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Author Salifu, Abdulai.
Title Politics and ethnicity : political anthroponymy in Northern Ghana / Abdulai Salifu.
Imprint New York : Nova Science Publishers, [2011]

Series Focus on civilizations and cultures
African political, economic, and security issues
Focus on civilizations and cultures.
African political, economic, and security issues series.
Subject Music -- Social aspects -- Ghana -- Dagomba.
Dagbani (African people) -- Music -- History and criticism.
Laudatory poetry, African -- History and criticism.
Description 1 online resource (x, 156 pages) : illustrations, map.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents ch. 1 Introduction -- ch. 2 Note about Method -- ch. 3 Drum Lore in Dagbon, and Praise Singing as Communication -- ch. 4 Music, Education, History, and Poesy as Functions of Drummers -- ch. 5 What is in the Praise Name, Positive or Negative Lore? -- ch. 6 At Samban Luna: A Composite Praise Singing Session -- ch. 7 Conclusions.
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed May 4, 2017).
ISBN 9781611226706 (electronic bk.)
1611226708 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 985450639
Additional Format Print version: Salifu, Abdulai. Politics and ethnicity. New York : Nova Science Publishers, [2011] 9781611221398 1611221390 (DLC) 2010037377 (OCoLC)663822357