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1971). Ecstatic Religion. Harmondsworth: Penguin Books. Taylor, John V. (1963). The Primal Vision. London: SMC Press. , ed. (1966). Islam in Tropical Africa. London: Oxford University Press. Tempels, Placide (1949). La philosophic bantoue. Paris: Presence Africaine. Translated into English as Bantu Philosophy, 1959. Lienhardt, R. G. (1961). Divinity and Experience: The Religion of the Dinka. Oxford: Clarendon Press. MacGaffey, Wyatt (1986). Religion and Society in Central Africa: The BaKongo of Lower Zaire.

Along the Gulf region, however, as in some other parts of the region, summer temperatures can peak at 490 C. At the same time, in the winter, mountain villagers in Morocco, Iraq, Turkey, and Iran experience freezing temperatures and heavy snows. Patterns of Living In response to the challenges posed by the climate, topography, and limited water supply, the people of the Middle East have from the beginning of recorded history pursued three different but related living patterns: urban, rural, and nomadic.

London: Oxford University Press. Richards, A. 1. (1939). Land, Labor, and Diet among the Bemba. London: Oxford University Press. , and John Fage (1962). A Short History of Africa. Harmondsworth: Penguin Books. Smith, Michael G. (1960). Government in Zazzau. London: Oxford University Press. Vansina, Jan (1966). Kingdoms of the Savanna. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press. Southall, A. W. (1956). Alur Society. Cambridge: Heffer. Winter, Edward H. (1956). Bwamba. Cambridge: Heffer. Vansina, Jan (1978).

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