Political Leadership Among Swat Pathans + 7 page typescript on Swat Administration
London, University of London/Athlone Press. 1959. Soft cover. Book, First Edition. Monographs on Social Anthropology No 19, London School of Economics, [vi], 143,[i] pp, 2 maps, 8 figures, appendix, bibliography, index. 8vo/22cm. Red boards, light wear, some underlining last few pages, otherwise VG. The author is well known in anthropological circles for this transactional analysis of political processes in the Swat Valley of Pakistan. Barth (1928- ) is or was until recently an internationally renowned theoretical anthropologist and full professor of anthropology at Boston University. Taylor (406) calls this, a "seminal study of the Swat Pukhtuns..". VG.
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Keywords: Pakistan, Swat State, North-West Frontier Province, Pathans, Pushtoons, Social Anthropology, Ethnic Studies, Pukhtuns, Frontier States, Blood Revenge,