Umbundu kinship & character being a description of social structure and individual development of the Ovimbundu of Angola, with observations concerning the bearing on the enterprise of Christian missions of certain phases of the life and culture described. by Gladwyn Murray Childs

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  • Mbundu (African people)

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Includes bibliographies.

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LC ClassificationsDT611 .C5
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Paginationxviii, 245 p.
Number of Pages245
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Umbundu education obviously has points of contact with a progressive conception of Christian education. Among those elements of Umbundu education which may be built upon by missionary education, this chapter three: The Umbundu conception of character, educational method as actual participation in real life situations, and educational 'content' as life itself—all of life.

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Be the first. Umbundu, or South Mbundu (autonym úmbúndú), one of two Bantu languages of Angola called Mbundu (see Kimbundu), is the most widely spoken language of speakers are known as Ovimbundu and are an ethnic group constituting a third of Angola's population.

Their homeland is the Central Highlands of Angola and the coastal region west of these highlands, including the cities of Benguela Ethnicity: Ovimbundu. GLADWYN MURRAY CHILDS PAPERS.

Accession No. GUIDE. Gladwyn Umbundu kinship & character book Childs was born in in Endeavor, Wisconsin. He was graduated from Pomona College with a B.A.

in and received an M.A. from Columbia Teachers’ College in and a B.D. from Union Theological Seminary in New York in ^ The founder and historical leader of UNITA, Jonas Savimbi, was an Ocimbundu of the Bieno group.

Further reading. Gladwyn Murray Childs, Umbundu Kinship and Character, London: Oxford University Press, Adrian Edwards, The Ovimbundu Under Two Sovereignties: A Study of Social Control and Social Change Among a People of Angola, London.

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During this time. South Mbundu, or Umbundu is a language used by the Southern Mbundu live in the central highlands of u is the most widespread Bantu language in Angola. About one third of Angola is the Ovimbundu people.

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Childs, Gladwyn M. Umbundu Kinship and Character. Oxford University Press, Clarence-Smith, W. “ Capitalist Penetration among the Nyaneka of Southern Angola, to s.”Author: Mariana Candido. kinship (kĭn′shĭp′) n. Connection by heredity, marriage, or adoption; family relationship.

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By Gunter Wagner. Illustrated. Map. THE OVIMBUNDU OF ANGOLA: Umbundu Kinship and Character. The 18 papers in this volume, originally published in in English and French, with summaries in the other language, define and analyze in their wider social contexts the fundamental ideas and procedures to be found in African traditional systems of law.

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