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Université de Neuchâtel

Forgerons de la région de Korhogo (Côte d'Ivoire) : essai en anthropologie des techniques

Duc, Philippe ; Geslin, Philippe (Dir.) ; Ramseyer, Denis (Codir.)

Mémoire de master : Université de Neuchâtel, 2012.

The environment of the forge is changing in the countryside of the north of the Republic of the Côte d'Ivoire. The arrival of new forging technologies and of recycled iron and steel, used as raw material, have changed the way blacksmiths work. This recycled iron and steel, from all sorts of industries, replaces the iron from traditional smelting, which was still produced in the late twentieth...