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La Geomancie des Monts Mandingues. L'art de lire l'avenir dans le sable (French Edition)

Jansen, Jan, Kante, Namagan

Published by Editions Yeelen
ISBN 10: 9995280507 / ISBN 13: 9789995280505
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Title: La Geomancie des Monts Mandingues. L'art de ...

Publisher: Editions Yeelen

Binding: Soft cover

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2010. Paperback. Num Pages: 106 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JHMC; PBX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 207 x 148 x 6. Weight in Grams: 180. L'art De Lire L'avenir Dans Le Sable. 106 pages, Illustrations. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: PBB. Dimension: 207 x 148 x 6. Weight: 180. Language: French. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9789995280505

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Synopsis: This book describes a trajectory of formalized apprenticeship in a Mande divination system. This apprecticeship demonstrates, in contrast to what theories predict, that formalized arithmetic education can exist in a society that has not developed a system of mathematics, that has a low level of literacy, and in which writing is mostly a technology used for the reproduction of religious texts (and not for the organization of the society). At the same time, this book describes the hitherto never noticed divination system of the Mande Mountains, which is a system with twenty-two "houses". The numerology of this system may offer new perspectives on "classical" Mande texts of creation myths.

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