About the Author
David Maranz, Ph.D., has lived and worked with SIL International in Cameroon, Senegal, and several other countries in Africa since 1975. He has worked in community development, anthropology, administration, and as an international anthropology consultant. He has a Ph.D. in International Development. His earlier book, Peace is Everything: : The World View of Muslims and Traditionalists in the Senegambia , examines the worldview and religious context of the people in the Senegambia region of West Africa.