How did the Kongo develop?
·Political, social, military and economic developments e.g.
·Organisation of village economy
·Organisation of town economy
·Payment of tribute
·Kinship structure of nobility
·Growth of Mbanza Kongo
·The ‘jaga’ invasion
1. 1. Whiteboard activity to check glossary
2. Make a diagram to show how the kanda system worked – this could be a big interactive colour-coded diagram, made out of Playdoh etc.
3. Jigsaw activity – research one aspect of Kongo’s development and feedback
E-Book: pp.19 – 20
MacGaffey: Lineage Structure [JSTOR]
Hilton: Family and Kinship [JSTOR]
Hilton: The Jaga Reconsidered [JSTOR]
Miller: Requiem for the ‘Jaga’ [JSTOR]
Resources Handed Out L1
Read Hilton article on the jaga invasion