The Origin of Life and Death: African Creation Myths

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ProQuest LLC, 1966 - Social Science - 65 pages
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This is a collection of creation myths from West, East, Central and North Africa.

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The most striking thing reading this for a Westerner is the realization that we homogenize all of Africa into one culture in our heads. It's not that we don't realize that there are different tribes ... Read full review

Contents

How Moon fathered the World
15
The Word
42
The Toad
56
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Beier has been the director of research institutes in Nigeria and New Guinea.

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