Guinea
(2,163 words)

I. Social Facts

Guinea, a country surrounded by Sierra Leone, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Côte d’Ivoire, Mali, and Senegal, has about 246,000 square kilometers of territory. Guinea’s population is approximately 11.2 million, comprising at least 16 different groups of people. Among these, Fulahs,…

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Monique Mullenaux Laing, “Guinea”, in: Encyclopedia of Law and Religion, General Editor Gerhard Robbers. Consulted online on 24 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-9749_elr_COM_000118>
First published online: 2015



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