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Igbo identities in the contemporary world : proceedings of the international symposium / organized by Whelan Research Academy, Owerri, Nigeria ; edited by Theophilus I. Okere, Whelan Research Academy for Religion, Culture and Society, Owerri.

Author:
Whelan Research Academy for Religion, Culture, and Society. International Symposium (2014 : Owerri, Nigeria) [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Owerri, Imo State : Assumpta Press, 2014.
Description:
xii, 420 pages ; 21 cm
Notes:
"Vol. 2, no. 12."
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Factors in Igbo cultural identity / Dr. R.L.N Ofurum -- Reviving Igbo oral traditions for cultural sustainability in the contemporary world / Chinwe M. Chiadikaobi and Ijeoma S. Dike -- Onye wetara oji wetara ndu! Harnessing Igbo cultural practices to preserve and enliven the Igbo language: the case for the revival and sanctity of Igbo kola nut rituals / Obiajulu Emejulu and Benedict Igbokwe -- Igbo language crisis: An identity crisis / Callistus C. Anopue -- Cha kpii-woo in Cockeville, TN: marketing Igbo language and culture nationally and overseas as a means of preserving them / Obiajulu A. Emejulu -- In Igbo culture, God made them male and female / Chimeziri C. Ogbedeto -- Gender inequality among children in Igbo culture / Rev. Sr. Dr. Clara M, Austin Iwuoha -- Excerpts from Back Stabbing: The plight Of the Igbo in Nigeria (the 6th F.C. Ogbalu Memorial Lecture) / Theophilus I. Okere -- Survival imperative: The Biafran story Chimamanda's half of a yellow sun / Dr. Nnamdi Anumihe -- The Igbo yesterday, today and tomorrow: Literary creation of Igbo identities in Elechi Amadi's "The Concubine" / Alexander A. Onwumere -- The foreigner in the Igbo personality: The need for the mother tongue fluency / Joy C. Kalu-Nwiwu, Chimeziri C. Ogbedeto and Chioma Chinedu-Oko -- Assessment of Igbo identities in 21st century: Art and artist perspective / Ogochukwu V. Okoye -- Igbo traditional communication system as a medium for disseminating information in the contemporary age / Chioma P. Odocha -- The Biafran war and Igbo identities: The effects on academic library development in Igbo land / Ada U.T. Okereke & N.A.A. Okereke -- The stride of Igbo arts in contemporary world technology / Ogochukwu V. Okoye -- Igbo identity "Igbo Enwe Eze" and the challenge of individualism amongst the Igbo / Akagblem T. Oparah -- Igbo hospitality as an identity / Princewill N. Aguocha -- Igbo identifier crops, diaspora food narratives and health / Dr. Chidi Osuagwu -- The Igbo between acceptance and rejection / Trust O. Abosi -- Igbo people in inter-relations with their neighbours since 1914: Problems and prospects / Chukwudi Anthony Njoku.
Subject(s):
Igbo (African people)Ethnic identityCongresses [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9789789512812
  • 9789512813
LCCN:
2016463324
OCLC:
974612551
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Organizer:
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