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Author Ephirim-Donkor, Anthony.

Title The making of an African king : patrilineal and matrilineal struggle among the Effutu of Ghana / Anthony Ephirim-Donkor
Published Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 224 pages) : genealogical table
Summary This book is a study examining the causes of the kingship internecine struggle among the Effutu by exploring the two traditional systems of succession, the patrilineal and the matrilineal among the Effutu (Awutu-abe), and how best to end political violence
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Efutu (African people) -- Kings and rulers -- Succession.
Efutu (African people) -- Kinship.
Matrilineal kinship -- Ghana -- Winneba Region
Patrilineal kinship -- Ghana -- Winneba Region
Tribal government -- Ghana -- Winneba Region
Winneba Region (Ghana) -- Kings and rulers -- Succession
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0761847790 (electronic bk.)
9780761847793 (electronic bk.)