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Published by Africa World Press in Trenton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria,
  • Nigeria.
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- Nigeria,
    • Ethnic groups -- Nigeria,
    • Rites and ceremonies -- Nigeria,
    • Nigeria -- Languages,
    • Nigeria -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-150) and index.

      Statementedited by Marcellina Ulunma Okehie-Offoha and Matthew N.O. Sadiku.
      ContributionsOkehie-Offoha, Marcellina Ulunma., Sadiku, Matthew N. O.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN653 .E85 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 156 p. ;
      Number of Pages156
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL805125M
      ISBN 100865432821, 086543283X
      LC Control Number95041671

      As a result, Nigeria was ranked a lowly 45th out of the 47 countries surveyed on the overall diversity index (see Table 2), with a score of , compared to Sweden's (1st), the United States Understanding Nigeria's Cultural, Ethnic and Religious Diversity. many can't even name twenty ethnic groups in Nigeria without mentioning Igbo, Hausa and Yoruba. Let me end this epistle with the words of ine, the world is a book and those who do not travel read

      Nigeria is a multi-ethnic and culturally diverse society that has witnessed conflicts arising from this ethnic and cultural diversity. This paper expounds such conceptual issues as ethnicity, cultural diversity, federalism and national integration and then presents the historical background to ethnic and cultural conflicts in Nigeria. It is argued that national integration in the Nigerian Nigeria is a multi-ethnic and culturally diverse society that has witnessed conflicts arising from this ethnic and cultural diversity. This paper expounds such conceptual issues as ethnicity, cultural diversity, federalism and national integration

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ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages: illustrations, maps ; 22 cm Ethnic and cultural diversity in Nigeria. Trenton, N.J.: Africa World Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Ethnic and cultural diversity in Nigeria. Trenton, N.J.: Africa World Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Marcellina Ulunma Okehie-Offoha; Matthew N O Sadiku Cultural Diversity and Global Media explores therelationship between the media and multiculturalism.

Summarises and critically discusses current approaches tomulticulturalism and the media from a global perspecive Explores both the theoretical debates and empirical findings onmulticulturalism and the media Assumes the new perspective of mediation of cultural diversity,which critically combines Ethnic And Cultural Diversity In Niger by Marcellina Ulunma Okehie-Offoha,available at Book Depository with free delivery :// ETHNIC AND CULTURAL DIVERSITY IN NIGERIA, Edited by Marcellina U.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible  › Politics, Philosophy & Social Sciences › Social Sciences › Anthropology. In fact, Nigeria is indeed a variegated political enti ty, multi-ethnic, multi-lingual, multi-religious, and multi-cultural.

Nigeria is said to have over ethnic groups. As documented by Ogoanah () ethnic groups in Nigeria connects languages of the While ethnic competition theory does help to highlight some facets of Nigeria’s developmental challenges – not least the ‘unwholesome’ roles played by some political, cultural and civic leaders (Akpan b) – Ake’s () insights underscore the need to go beyond an ethnic Cultural And Ethnic Diversity Download Cultural And Ethnic Diversity books, Culture and diversity are both challenge and opportunity.

This volume looks at what psychologists are and can be doing to help society meet the challenges and grasp the opportunities in education, at work, and in clinical :// No doubt, the polity Nigeria is one of the most ethnically divided society globally with diverse ethnic cocoons and myriads of dialect.

Thus, the plurality of her composition has made national integration challenging. This then connotes that ethnic 2 days ago  The culture of Nigeria is shaped by Nigeria's multiple ethnic groups. The country has over languages and over dialects and ethnic groups.

The four largest ethnic groups are the Hausa and Fulani who are predominant in the north, the Igbo who are predominant in the southeast, and the Yoruba who are predominant in the ://   Ethnic and Cultural Diversity by Country* JAMES D.

FEARON Department of Political Science, Stanford University, Stanford CAUSA For their empirical evaluation, several active research programs in economics and political science require data on ethnic groups across countries. ** Ethnic group," however, is a slippery /uploads//10/ A review of diversity management in Nigeria: Organizational and national perspective Loliya Agbani Akobo University of Manchester, United Kingdom.

Received 15 December, ; Accepted 3 March, This study analyses Nigeria from a socio-cultural, economic and political construct, and evaluates the Nigeria has been referred to as "The Giant of Africa," due to the large population and distinct economic achievements in comparison to countries that surround this land.

Nigeria is found in West Africa and borders Benin, Chad, Cameroon, and a is a fascinating country; in the 36 states and Federal Capital Territory of Nigeria, there are over ethnic groups and over languages Nigeria is a diverse country with about Million people; it is multi-cultural, multi-ethnic and multi-religious; hugely pluralistic and clearly heterogeneous.

In fact, the beauty and strength of its existence as a nation lie in the variety and unity of its set :// Causes of ethnic conflict in Nigeria are many but we will focus on primary ones that government should deal with to stop the menace at once.

You can trace causes of ethnic conflict to amalgamation, religious differences, inequality, lack of transparent governance, long military incursion in government and lack of vision or Nigerian dream, to mention but a ://   Nigeria is a multi-ethnic and culturally diverse society that has witnessed conflicts arising from this ethnic and cultural diversity.

This paper expounds such conceptual issues as ethnicity, cultural diversity, federalism and national integration and then presents the historical background to ethnic and cultural conflicts in Nigeria. It   Ethnicity, Cultural Diversity and Poverty in South Africa: Archaeological Perspectives from Iron Age Palestine COENRAAD L VAN W SCHEEPERS (U NISA) ABSTRACT Ethnic and cultural intolerance is still alive and well in post-Apartheid South Africa.

It impinges negatively on the country’s fight against. Cultural similarities and differences in Nigeria. The population of the country is around million. There are three major ethnic groups Yoruba, Igbo, Hausa/Fulani.

Each group has its own language and other unique cultural characteristics. There is a lot to say about the rich culture of the country, every nation and tribe has its own ://  between ethnic diversity and cultural diversity will tend to be low.

In spite of this, ethnicity could still carry some information about cultural values. This is indeed what we document. To do so, we propose new indices of the degree of overlap between ethnicity and culture, derived from a simple model of socialIGNACIO_aerpdf.The essays in this book bring together for the first time a discussion on the multicultural and ethnolinguistic groupings of Nigeria.

By employing historical and sociological perspectives, each chapter provides an account of the origin, beliefs, and important ceremonial and traditional practices of each group.

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