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Collection Level Description: Lloyd W. Swantz Thesis, 1972

Reference: GB 0162 MSS. Afr. s. 2355
Title: Lloyd W. Swantz Thesis, 1972
Dates of Creation: 1972
Extent: 1 item

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

The thesis was produced by Lloyd W. Swantz for the University of Dar es Salaam in 1972.

Scope and Content

Thesis by Swantz entitled The Role of the Medicine Man among the Zaramo of Dar es Salaam, 1972.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The thesis was donated to the library by Professor William Beinart in September 2002.

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Bodleian reader's ticket required.

Reproduction Restrictions

No reproduction or publication of papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.

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Finding Aids

The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room.

Related Units of Description

Thesis by Swantz entitled The Zaramo of Tanzania, 1956 (ref. MSS. Afr. s. 2354).

Access Points

Swantz | Lloyd W. | fl 1956-1972

Zaramo (African people) | Medicine

Zaramo (African people) | Social life and customs

Healers | Tanzania

Shamans | Tanzania

Folk medicine | Tanzania

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13 March 2012