One of the most important statements of the ‘inside view’ of an African religous system ever made... unique in its richness and depth." —Victor Turner
Zulu Thought-Patterns is a monumental research piece whose writing is admirably clear, and its documentation praiseworthy." —Africa Today
... unique and important... " — International Journal of African Historical Studies
This ethnographic classic describes and analyzes the ritual cycle celebrated by Zulu kinship groups as understood and interpreted by the Zulu themselves.