Sticks and Straw: Comparative House Forms in Southern Sudan and Northern Kenya

Author(s):
Arensen, Jonathan E
Description:

Describes and documents various indigenous house forms in the southern Sudan and northern Kenya area in order to gain insights into the lives of the people who build them. Formulates reasons as to why people build their houses in the ways they do.

Table of Contents:

List of photos
List of figures
Preface
Introduction

Part I – Western Sudan

  1. Managayat
  2. Zande
  3. Shatt
  4. Bongo

Part II – Central Sudan

  1. Dinka

Part III – Eastern Sudan

  1. Murle
  2. Didinga
  3. Toposa
  4. Lotuko
  5. Longarim
  6. Ik

Part IV – Northern Kenya

  1. Turkana
  2. Shangilla
  3. El Molo
  4. Samburu
  5. Rendille

Conclusion

Appendix: Communications cited
Bibliography:
References cited
Sources consulted



$12.50
Date:
1983
Extent:
xi, 134 pages
Subject:
Ethnography
ISBN 13:
978-0883121641
ISBN 10:
0883121646
Size:
6 × 9 × 0.31 in
Weight:
0.5 lb
Field:
Country:
Kenya
Sudan
Content Language: