Philosophy of Proverbs in Igbo Culture: The Chicken Metaphor

Philosophy of Proverbs in Igbo Culture: The Chicken Metaphor

by Francis Nwonwu

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Overview

The book is a philosophical and didactic discourse on thirty-six Igbo proverbs that center on the chicken. The chicken is used as a point of departure to illustrate the travails, vicissitudes, and triumphs people experience in life. The selected proverbs cut across many issues and teach morals that convey desirable ethical and moral standards in society.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781496984197
Publisher: AuthorHouse
Publication date: 10/23/2014
Pages: 144
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.34(d)

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