Gathering under the Mango Tree discusses how values have shaped the character of society and influenced the lives of Africans. The study addresses the topics of family structure, medicine, religion, government, jurisprudence, art forms, and socio-economic systems. The book also raises the issue of how Africans are caught between past and present values and concludes that Africa is at a cultural crossroad.The following diagram explains how the structure of the African society led to its strength to make this possible. It also shows why the Africans understood the role of the individual in society. Diagram Showing the Structure of African Societyanbsp;...
|Title||:||Gathering under the mango tree|
|Author||:||Dickson A. Mungazi|
|Publisher||:||Peter Lang Pub Incorporated - 1996|