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We need a better understanding of interethnic marriages in sub-Saharan Africa

Crespin-Boucaud, Juliette (2019) We need a better understanding of interethnic marriages in sub-Saharan Africa. Africa at LSE (26 Dec 2019), pp. 1-6. Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Ethnicity is often depicted as a key cleavage in sub-Saharan Africa. Yet, research on interfaith and interethnic marriages reveals that they are far from rare events and have become more frequent since the 1980s, thus highlighting the need to qualify how ethnic identity is thought about.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/africaatlse/
Additional Information: © 2019 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
D History General and Old World > DT Africa
Date Deposited: 25 Feb 2020 16:54
Last Modified: 28 Jun 2020 23:31
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/103558

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