Further considerations of caste in West Africa: The Senufo

  title={Further considerations of caste in West Africa: The Senufo},
  author={Dolores Richter},
  pages={37 - 54}
Opening Paragraph The term ‘caste’ has often been applied to Senufo artisan groups. However, an analysis of the social, political and economic relationships of these groups and the farmers amongst whom they live indicates that the characteristics commonly associated with caste systems are often manipulated by the allegedly lower status castes to their benefit, rather than by the majority group of farmers. Résumé Examen de la notion de caste en Afrique Occidentale: les Sénoufo Le terme de caste… 

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