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Proverbs of Africa : human nature in the Nigerian oral tradition ; an exposition and analysis of 2,600 proverbs from 64 peoples

Author: Ryszard Pachociński
Publisher: St. Paul, Minn. : Professors World Peace Academy, ©1996.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Pachociński, Ryszard.
Proverbs of Africa.
St. Paul, Minn. : Professors World Peace Academy, ©1996
(OCoLC)654993152
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ryszard Pachociński
ISBN: 1885118015 9781885118011 1885118023 9781885118028
OCLC Number: 34722136
Description: ix, 434 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. God, Humanity and God's Creation --
Ch. 2. The Family --
Ch. 3. The Moral Law --
Ch. 4. Educational and Behavioral Rules and Principles --
Ch. 5. The Molding of a Person by the Society --
Ch. 6. The Individual and Society --
Ch. 7. The Human Condition --
Ch. 8. Human Experience --
Ch. 9. Wisdom --
Ch. 10. The Religious Life --
Ch. 11. Life for Others --
Ch. 12. Human Nature --
Ch. 13. Human Character --
Ch. 14. Poverty --
Ch. 15. Secrets --
Ch. 16. Bad Luck and Misfortune --
Ch. 17. Joy and Happiness --
Ch. 18. Relativism in Life --
Ch. 19. Figures of Speech --
Ch. 20. Miscellaneous --
App. Personal Names in the Oral Tradition of Nigeria --
App. List of the Peoples from which the Proverbs Come.
Responsibility: by Ryszard Pachocinski.

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