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This precise choice of essays via an outstanding overseas crew of Africanists demonstrates the vital function that divination keeps to play all through Africa in protecting cultural structures and in guiding human motion. African Divination structures bargains insights for present discussions in comparative epistemology, cross-cultural psychology, cognition stories, semiotics, ethnoscience, spiritual reports, and anthropology.

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