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Title:The role of Ifo in the training of the Igbo child
Author:Uba-Mgbemena, Asonye
Year:1982
Periodical:Nigeria Magazine
Issue:143
Pages:53-58
Language:English
Geographic term:Nigeria
Subjects:Igbo
traditional education
folk tales
Abstract:This paper examines a sub-category of oral traditional narratives of the Igbo, namely If˛, with special emphasis on its role in the training of the Igbo child. On account of their appropriate length, flexible form, rich content, simple plot and language, If˛ narratives constitute a productive pedagogical system. Notes, ref.
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