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Myths of the Creation of Man and the Origin of Death in Africa

A study in Igbo Traditional Culture and other African Cultures


Obiakoizu A. Iloanusi

Contents: Myth in general - Myth as medium of understanding for the religious beliefs and practices of the people - Myth and History - Myth and Culture - Creation myths - Myths of the origin of Death - The lost Paradise Nostalgia for Paradise - Theological Evaluation and Levels of Meaning etc.