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Title: Folk elements in Achebe: A comparative study of Ibo culture and Tenyimia culture
Authors: Iralu, Easterine
Keywords: Socio-cultural background
Hierarchical setup
Village layout
Tenyimia customary laws
Tenyimia system
Title taking the Tenyimia system
Ibo titles
Social obligations
Idea of manliness
Rituals of marriage
Funeral rites
Burial
Ideal of becoming an ancestor
Religious background
Tenyimia and the taboo factor
Spirit worship among the Tenyimia
Gods of the Ibo
Spirit sightings
Feasts and their religious meaning
Oracles, medicine men, dreams and omens
Psycho-linguistic factor
Linguistic taboos
Proverbs, metaphors in arrow of God
Proverbs, metaphors in things fall apart
Proverbs, metaphors in no longer at ease
Songs
Biculturalism in no longer at ease
Culture in Achebe's work
Issue Date: 23-Jun-2013
URI: http://dspace.nehu.ac.in/handle/1/10944
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