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interpersonal techniques used by Yoruba traditional healers of Nigeria

Mary Olufunmilayo Adekson

interpersonal techniques used by Yoruba traditional healers of Nigeria

a case study

by Mary Olufunmilayo Adekson

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Published by University Microfilms International in Ann Arbor, Michigan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Yoruba (African people)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMary Olufunmilayo Adekson.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 306 p. :
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21555234M

    1. Public Health Rep. Dec;84(12) The relevance of Yoruba medicine men in public health practice in Nigeria. Ademuwagun ZA. PMCID: PMCCited by: The Yoruba culture, for the present purpose, can be defined as follows: The aggregate of the ways of life of the Yoruba-speaking peoples of southwestern Nigeria and their kiths and kins elsewhere in the world. It is a continuum beginning from their subsistence, communal, agrarian life of the. A Dictionary of the Yoruba Language edited by Nigeria University Press Based upon the nineteenth century standard work on the Yoruba language, and first ever English-Yoruba, Yoruba-English dictionary, this new edition has been revised and enlarged considerably.


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This work examines the counseling approaches and techniques used by Yoruba traditional healers of Nigeria. It also describes the functions performed by Yoruba traditional healers when they work within the Yoruba cultural milieu. The information elicited from Yoruba traditional healers through videotape and interviews was analyzed by a Nigerian womaReviews: 1.

This work examines the counseling approaches and techniques used by Yoruba traditional healers of Nigeria. It also describes the functions performed by Yoruba traditional healers when they work within the Yoruba cultural milieu.

The information elicited from Yoruba traditional healers through videotape and interviews was analyzed by a Nigerian woman from the Yoruba ethnic group.5/5(1). This work examines the counseling approaches and techniques used by Yoruba traditional healers of Nigeria.

It also describes the functions performed by Yoruba traditional healers when they work within the Yoruba cultural milieu.1/5(1). Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. Yaminah Figeroa, Name: The yoruba traditional healers of nigeria.

The Yoruba Traditional Healers of Nigeria (African Studies) - Kindle edition by Adekson, Mary. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Yoruba Traditional Healers of Nigeria (African Studies).Reviews: 1. Traditional medicine practices among the Yoruba people of Nigeria: a historical perspective Article (PDF Available) in Journal of Medicinal Plants 2(6) October w Reads.

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Sot Sti. Med. Vol. 14A, pp. 23 to 29 Pergamon Press Ltd Printed m Great Britain TRADITIONAL MEDICINE AND ITS PRACTITIONERS AMONG THE YORUBA OF NIGERIA: A CLASSIFICATION* D. OYEBOLA Department of Physiology, University of Ibadan, Nigeria Abstract--Nigeria, hke many other developing countries, suffers from severe shortage of Western-trained health by: Training traditional healers and midwives among the Yoruba of Nigeria 35 DISCUSSION This is the first detailed account of how a Yoruba traditional healer is trained.

The duration of training reported m this study is similar to those reported by Maclean [25], Abimbola [17] and Osuntokun [6].Cited by: 8.

Guidance and counselling are now making a good beginning in Africa. This paper attempts to trace the historical foundations of Yoruba and Igala counselling in Africa and examines what makes for success in traditional therapy—the words, phrases and aphorisms used, the climate set and the personality of the professional.

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Introduction recorded in the book of Tobit, where the. Yoruba declare: E je ka see, m won ti i see, K' 0 le baa d, BI se e rl. Let us do it, The way it is usually done, So that we may have the usual result.

Rituals and Rites in Yoruba Religion: Some Examples Rituals and rites abound in Yoruba traditional religion. A brid survey would be attempted Size: KB. IFA/Yoruba Fundamentals of the Yoruba Religion (Orisa Worship) - Chief FAMA. This book provides detailed instruction of practical usage of Ifa by practitioners and non-practitioners and answers many questions with respect to "How to Pray ' the Ifa Way." The book, "The Bible" of the traditional Yoruba Religion, is 6 x 9, has pp with photographs/5(35).

Bulletin of the Transilvania University of Bra şov • Vol. 6 (51) - Series 6: Medical Sciences Supplement – Proceeding of The IV th Balkan Congress of History of Medicine TRADITIONAL YORUBA MEDICINE IN NIGERIA: A COMPARATIVE APPROACH O.

AWOJOODU 1 D. BARAN 2 Abstract: From the earliest beginnings of medicine, mankind has associated the act of curing disease with gods, Cited by: 3.

HEALING AND WOMEN HEALERS IN YORUBA RELIGION AND AFRICAN CHRISTIANITY Oyeronke Olademo Department of Religions University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria [email protected] Abstract Healing in African indigenous cultures is a corporate matter involving the totality of the person, family and community.

Healing presupposesAuthor: O Olademo. We made using the FSI - Yoruba Intermediate Course material easier to use and more effective. You can now read the ebook (in the pane on the left), listen to the audio (pane to the right) and practice your pronunciation (use on the Pronunciation Tool tab on right) all at the same time.

The FSI - Yoruba Intermediate Course material can be used both as a self-guided course or with the. A Divine Journey to the Inner Self and God Consciousness. (Image Source) 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. Healing in African indigenous cultures is a corporate matter involving the totality of the person, family and community. Healing presupposes sickness; its practice is therefore interlocked with a people’s conception of sickness and diseases.

In Africa, sickness is an attestation to the fact that an individual is out of tune with nature and the supernatural, which is represented by the Author: O Olademo.

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The authors account of his fieldwork experiences and adopted techniques illustrates his initiation, revealing him as a genuine ethnographer who is a friend of people and at ease with his field. With both the far-seeing and inspiring analysis of Igbo medicine, life, and culture accounted for in the work, the book stands out for ethnographers Brand: Xlibris US.

The book is so well written, I would recommend it to adolescents interested in studying African religion, religious ceremonies, and philosophy. The book is not meant to create an aura of mystery; rather, it dispels the so-called "secrets" associated with the Yoruba by: 1.

Soc Sci Med Med Anthropol. Apr;15B(2) Professional associations, ethics and discipline among Yoruba traditional healers of by: specific roles as traditional healers, bone setters, herbalists, traditional birth attendants etc.

A recent historical inquiry into folk medicine among the Igbos of southeast Nigeria reveal that the practice has passed through what Bever () quoted in Nwankwo () called ‘excessively unhygienic and crude. I Need A Book Of Yoruba Herbs And Their English Names. - Health - Nairaland.

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Synopsis "Beginner's Yoruba" is now available with two accompanying audio CDs. It provides an introduction to the Yoruba language, which is spoken by over 30 million people in south-western Nigeria, parts of the Benin Republic, and Togo, as well as in the diaspora populations of Brazil, Cuba /5(27).

The Yoruba religion comprises the traditional religious and spiritual concepts and practice of the Yoruba homeland is in present-day Southwestern Nigeria and the adjoining parts of Benin and Togo, commonly known as shares some parallels with the Vodun practiced by the neighboring Fon and Ewe peoples to the west and to the religion of the Edo people to the east.

Influence of Yoruba Culture in Christian Religious Worship By Odejobi Cecilia Omobola Institute of Education, Faculty of Education, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria. Abstract Religion is the strongest element in African culture and exerts great. Keywords: Covenant, Yoruba, Traditional religion, Transformation, Nigeria, Theology.

Introduction The Yoruba people, who constitute one of the major ethnic groups in Nigeria, can be found in the South Western Nigeria. They are very religious group of people (Idowu, ), and one of their religious elements is covenant.

The word for head in Yoruba—ori—carries physical and spiritual connotations that cannot be ori defines the body; other parts of the body are answerable to it. The ori holds the body’s knowledge and is its destiny. Yoruba philosophy cannot exist without an a similar vein, Yoruba philosophy can be considered antecedent to Yoruba religion, in the same manner that every.

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The second component is the Yoruba term okan (heart). For the Y oruba, the heart "is the seat of the emotion and psychic energy" (ldowu ).

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