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4 Pages
Essay

Literature - African

Yoruba's Influence on Modern-Day Cultures

Words: 1203
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

The Yoruba people were involved in the slave trade most often as captive slaves taken aboard ships bound toward North America (Smith, 1988). Author Ellis (2008) expands on this…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology

Obatala and Yoruba Myths

Words: 599
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Creation Myths The Arapaho story of creation is definitely a myth that would fall under the category of the earth diver myth. In the myth, the man is focused…

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3 Pages
Essay

Art  (general)

Denver Museum Culture and Visual Identity The

Words: 708
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Denver Museum Culture and Visual Identity: The art piece chosen is "Soliloquy: Life's Fragile Fictions" painted by Moyo Ogundipe in 1997. Ogundipe is from Nigeria and belongs to the…

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9 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Santeria Origin of and Introduction

Words: 2767
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Essay

The power of the Orisha guides the santero. Alex told me that the attitude of the priests is very humble, because they don't believe that they are doing anything.…

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5 Pages
Essay

History

African Masquerade Significant Thoughts

Words: 1601
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

African Masks Masquerades are found in virtually all African civilizations, particularly those that are indigenous to this region of the world. Not surprisingly, these masquerades have different forms of…

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95 Pages
Dissertation

History - Asian

Traditional Se Asian Bamboo Flutes

Words: 28549
Length: 95 Pages
Type: Dissertation

Some Chinese researchers assert that Chinese flutes may have evolved from of Indian provenance. In fact, the kind of side-blon, or transverse, flutes musicians play in Southeast Asia have…

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16 Pages
Term Paper

Literature - African

Global Cultural Analysis Nigeria

Words: 5263
Length: 16 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Global Business Cultural Analysis Nigeria Nigerian History Synopsis of Nigerian government Nigerian monarchy to presidential system The evolution of Nigeria from British control to a civilian democratic government Nigerian…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Religion Comparing and Contrasting Vodou

Words: 2523
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

10). oth religions are not technically held to be systems of belief by their adherents, but rather as systems of service or patronage to higher powers. The idea was…

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3 Pages
Essay

Literature

Ancient Text With Modern Text

Words: 1400
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Ancient Text ith Modern Text Because written literature is capable of being transmitted from the person who wrote it across generations, it acquires the status of communal wisdom simply…

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2 Pages

Art

Syncretism in Art and Public Art in Tucson

Words: 820
Length: 2 Pages
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Introduction Designed by Rebecca Thompson and completed in 2007, the La Puerta is located in Curtis Park (2110 West Curtis Road). It is part of the public art collection…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Drama - World

Nok Culture the Mystery of the Nok

Words: 2714
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Nok Culture The Mystery of the Nok Culture Only within the last century years has the Western world realized the extent of civilization present in ancient Africa. Up until…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Genetics

Genetic Structure of the Indigenous Hunter-Gatherer

Words: 1366
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

The Bushmen reached advanced age despite living under harsh conditions caused by periodic famine and untreated illness. Some of the Bushmen coding alleles have been associated with disease. The…

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26 Pages
Thesis

Mythology - Religion

African Beginnings Africa Was the

Words: 8160
Length: 26 Pages
Type: Thesis

This can be traced to the conservative view that lacks have in fact no real history in comparison to the richness and significance of European history. "As astonishing as…

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2 Pages
Essay

Literature

Cool Or He Even Stopped for Green

Words: 661
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Cool, or: He Even Stopped for Green Lights Experience is the best teacher and when a writer finds a way to express his experiences in a successful way, readers…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Islam in Africa Islamic Law

Words: 1907
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

In fact there are signs of turmoil among religious as well as ethnic groups. An internal war between the Hausa and another tribe called the Yoruba resulted in 300…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Economics

Regional Development

Words: 3041
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Regional Development The differences in the level of development in the world regions emanates from the regional disparities in the individual country economies. This result in regional inequality within…

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4 Pages
Essay

Black Studies

Du Sable Museum a Reflection of African-American

Words: 1401
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Du Sable Museum A Reflection of African-American History The DuSable Museum of African-American History is the oldest major museum related to African-American legacy. Founded by Margaret Taylor in 1961,…

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4 Pages
Article Review

Sports - Women

Male Bias in the Development Process an Overview

Words: 1197
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Article Review

Male Bias Until the 1970s and 1980s, women were largely ignored by policy makers on the national and internal levels, while neoclassical economic models assumed that the aggregate income…

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5 Pages
Essay

Music

Sound Clash Popular Music and American Culture

Words: 1546
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Popular Music and Identity Sound Clash-Popular Music and American Culture Identifying through music is fantastic and creates social movements. People find music to be liberating, relaxing, and calming. Identifying…

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5 Pages
Thesis

Family and Marriage

Living in a Time Individuals and Generations

Words: 1561
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Thesis

living in a time, individuals and generations do not exactly know what they are contributing in their history. Writers might have an idea that their work will be cited…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Literature

African Literature

Words: 1370
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

DEATH AND THE KING'S HORSEMEN The purpose of this paper is to compare and discuss the play, "Death and the King's Horseman," by Wole Soyinka. Specifically, it will discuss…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Literature - African

History of Africa

Words: 2584
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Harmony to Holocaust The Portuguese reached the Gold Coast of Africa in 1439. At first, they were impressed with the culture they found. As they worked their way down…

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4 Pages
Essay

Women's Issues

Role of Women in Developing Culture in Nigeria

Words: 1252
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

In spite of Nigerian society's patriarchal nature, the nation's females are actively involved, and have central roles to play, in cultural developmental activities. The main occupations women are employed…

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5 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Cao a -- a I

Words: 1640
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

hile the religion's founders apparently attempted to devise a new and more effective ideology meant to connect people with the divine, some individuals interpret this as being proof that…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

History - Israel

About Egypt

Words: 1533
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

History Of Egypt Civilization Emerges in the Nile Valley 2-3 The Age of the Pharaohs (3200 CE - 30 CE) 3-4 ritish Colonial Rule (1914-1954) 4-5 Modern Egypt (1954…

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10 Pages
Essay

Sociology

Relationship of Food and Ritual in India

Words: 3256
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Essay

Saving the Cows, Starving the Children" by Sonia Faleirojune and the article entitled "Food Price Inflation in India: Causes and Cures" by Pradeep Agrawal and Durairaj Kumaraswamy in the…

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