• Publications
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Rethinking Property and Society in Gondärine Ethiopia
  • H. Tegegne
  • Sociology
  • African Studies Review
  • 1 December 2009
Abstract: The historiographic question that this article asks is: How can historians uncover actual social and economic practices without imposing anachronistic standards and terminologies on theExpand
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Recordmaking, Recordkeeping and Landholding – Chanceries and Archives in Ethiopia (1700–1974)
  • H. Tegegne
  • Political Science
  • History in Africa
  • 16 January 2015
Abstract This essay addresses the origins and functions of Ethiopian church archives. It investigates the processes used in making documents and the procedures implemented to ensure theirExpand
FOOD, FARMING, AND ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE IN ETHIOPIA
  • H. Tegegne
  • History
  • The Journal of African History
  • 1 March 2019
Dispute over precedence and protocol: Hagiography and forgery in 19th-century Ethiopia
This study investigates the textual and legal issues conveyed by records of a court case that took place in 1897 involving the Ethiopian churches of Dima and Martula Maryam over precedence, courtExpand
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Land tenure and agrarian social structure in Ethiopia, 1636-1900
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The Edict of King Gälawdéwos Against the Illegal Slave Trade in Christians: Ethiopia, 1548 -- FEATURED SOURCE
This study explores the relationship between documentary­legal pre­ scriptions of slavery and actual practice in late medieval Ethiopia. It does so in light of a newly discovered edict against theExpand
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