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Political conflicts within the traditional and the modern institutions a case study of the Bafut-Cameroon. by Michael Aletum TabuweМЃ

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Published by Vander in Louvain .
Written in English


  • Bafut (African people) -- Politics and government.

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Bibliography: p. 163-169.

SeriesUniversité Catholique de Louvain. Faculté des sciences economiques, sociales et politiques. Nouvelle sér., no. 115
LC ClassificationsDT570 .A4
The Physical Object
Pagination175 p.
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5230441M
LC Control Number75300422

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