"Political Leadership Among Swat Pathans (London School of Economics Monographs on Social Anthropology, Volume 19)"

"Political Leadership Among Swat Pathans (London School of Economics Monographs on Social Anthropology, Volume 19)"

By: "Barth, Frederik"

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A classic and highly influential ethnography, which explores political leadership among Swat Pathans - and which emphasizes the importance of individual decision-making for wider social processes.

Title: "Political Leadership Among Swat Pathans (London School of Economics Monographs on Social Anthropology, Volume 19)"

Author Name: "Barth, Frederik"

Categories: Middle eastern, asian, social sciences,

Publisher: "Oxford, UK", BERG PUBL INC: 2004

ISBN Number: 1845202783

ISBN Number 13: 9781845202781

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: FINE

lb: 1.50 lb

Seller ID: 12T016

Description: "As new - gift quality! ""describes certain aspects of the society of the Pathans of the Swat valley in the North-West Frontier Province of Pakistan…the material on which it is based was collected by the author in the period February-November 1954"" Chapters on: General Ecology and Ethnology of Swat; Underlying Frameworks of Organization; Neighborhood, Marriage and Affinity; Relations of Inequality and Authority; Land Tenure and Political Relations within Local Communities; Authority and Following of Chiefs; Authority and Following of Saints; Alliances and Political Blocs; History and Organization of Swat State..."" 143 indexed pages including Bibliography."

Keywords: "Pakistan, Pathan, Swat Valley" SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General CULTURES & COUNTRIES "NOT KEPT AT STORE- if you would like to pick this up, please order the day before you want to pick it up. Use the ""pick up in store"" option for shipping at checkout.",