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Culture and customs of Nigeria

Author: Toyin Falola
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2001.
Series: Culture and customs of Africa.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A discussion of Nigerian culture, introducing to a Western audience the complexity of its society and the emerging lifestyles among its various peoples. It covers the land, peoples, history, religion  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Falola, Toyin.
Culture and customs of Nigeria.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2001
(DLC) 00057650
(OCoLC)44594049
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Toyin Falola
ISBN: 0313050376 9780313050374 1567507557 9781567507553
OCLC Number: 58390242
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 202 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Chronology --
Introduction --
Religion and worldview --
Literature and media --
Art and architecture/housing --
Cuisine and traditional dress --
Gender roles, marriage, and family --
Social customs and lifestyle --
Music and dance --
Glossary.
Series Title: Culture and customs of Africa.
Responsibility: Toyin Falola.

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"An encyclopedic material on Nigerian culture and customs, from the remotest to the most widely known Nigerian ways of life, from local names of items, ideas, and concepts, to cultural styles and Read more...

 
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