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The laws and customs of the Yoruba people

by A. K. Ajisafe

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Published by Trubner & Co in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria.
    • Subjects:
    • Law, Yoruba,
    • Yoruba (African people) -- legal status, laws, etc. -- Nigeria.

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: London : G. Routledge & Sons, 1924.

      StatementA.K. Ajisafe.
      SeriesTrubner"s African series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKQ8401 .A35 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination97 p. :
      Number of Pages97
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3321868M
      ISBN 101844530639
      LC Control Number2004275128
      OCLC/WorldCa53248980

        This book is about the aboriginals of West Africa written by A.B. Ellis who lived and studied there way of life such as thier Religion,Manners,Customs, Laws, Language is there history as well as portion of the West African coast occupied by the Yoruba-speaking peoples is situated in the eastern half of the Slave Coast, and lies between Badagry, Pages:   Culture and Customs of the Yorùbá. This innovative anthology presents an interdisciplinary approach to Yorùbá culture and customs. Written by Yorùbá experts on all continents, the seventy-five chapters in the volume employ a variety of multi-faceted perspectives to provide a detailed study of the Yorùbá people with insights from anthropology, arts, .

      *^DeeJ-((Read 'A Santeria Companion. The Yoruba People: Their Religion-Manners- Customs- Laws- Language' Websites to Download Ebooks Pdf ***** ***** This book presents a comprehensive account on the religion, customs, beliefs and practices of the Yoruba people of West Africa recorded.   Buy Yoruba-Speaking Peoples of the Slave Coast of West Africa: Their Religion, Manners, Customs, Laws, Language, Etc. (Forgotten Books) by B. Ellis, A. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low /5(9).

      The first part of the book discusses the people, their country and language, religion, government, land law, manners and customs. The second part is divided into four periods, dealing first with mytheological kings and deified heroes; with the growth, prosperity and oppression of the Yoruba people; the time of revolutionary wars and disruption; and, finally, the arrest of disintegration, . The book has a vivid picture of a generation of Yoruba Nationhood within Nigerian Nationality, prior to the British invasion and colonalization of Nigeria, Yoruba had been a Nation with an institutionalized government and there is no better place to understand and assess this form of government except in this book, the book is a bag of history.


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Although recent analysis of the text has revealed some inaccuracies, this volume remains the standard reference for the history of the Yoruba : Samuel Johnson. Yoruba is a West African spirituality that some Anthropologists estimate is 10, years old.

It comprises the beliefs of the Yoruba people, whose homeland is in the South Western part of Nigeria and adjoining parts of Benin and Togo. Yet the beliefs of Yoruba are also incredibly widespread around the world. History of the Yorubas By Samuel Johnson. The book remains a key resource for the understanding of Yoruba history.

The standard reference for the history of the Yoruba people. It is illuminating and engaging. And, it is a recommended must-read book for all Yorubas and indeed all interested Nigerians, Beninois, and Brazilians. History of the Yoruba People: Their Religion, Manners, Customs, Laws, Language, Etc - "The Yoruba people are descendants from a variety of West African communities.

They are united by Geography, History, Religion and most importantly Language They all speak Yoruba. In present day West Africa, the main countries where Yoruba speaking people live are Nigeria, Togo and. A legal custom is the established pattern of behavior that can be objectively verified within a particular social setting.

A claim can be carried out in defense of "what has always been done and accepted by law". Related is the idea of prescription; a right enjoyed through long custom rather than positive law.

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