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By Axel Fleisch,Rhiannon Stephens

Employing an cutting edge methodological toolkit, Doing Conceptual heritage in Africa offers a refreshingly wide and interdisciplinary method of African ancient stories. The stories assembled right here concentrate on the complicated position of language in Africa's ancient improvement, with a selected emphasis on pragmatics and semantics. From precolonial dynamics of wealth and poverty to the conceptual foundations of nationalist activities, each one contribution moves a stability among the neighborhood and the worldwide, enticing with a distinctively African highbrow culture whereas studying the local and international contexts during which different types like "work," "marriage," and "land" take shape.

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