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Bibliographical Survey of Sources for Early Yoruba Language

by F. Adetowun Ogunsheye

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Published by Ibadan Univ. Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Yoruba imprints,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Foreign Language - Dictionaries / Phrase Books,
  • Language,
  • African Languages (See Also Swahili),
  • Foreign Language Study / African Languages,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9191630M
    ISBN 109781211288
    ISBN 109789781211287

    Abstract This study analyses the first translation of the meaning of the Qur'an into Yoruba, a language spoken mainly in south-western Nigeria in West Africa. Yorubaland in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries was a theatre of serious engagement between Muslims and Christian missionaries, during which a proliferation of translations of religious texts played a major role. In place of publisher, include language such as “self-published” (abbreviated as “self-pub” in notes, but not a bibliography) or “printed by the author” is usually appropriate. For self-published e-books, add the name of the application or device required to read the book or the name of the file format, or both.

    As of early , there are 58 e-books in Hausa from Nigeria -and- 28 from Niger. Boston University, African Studies CenterAfrican Proverbs Project: Hausa Proverbs (Boston, Massachusetts) "The project team has gathered, edited and produced content for a multimedia instructional website for advanced Hausa based upon ten common proverbs/sayings. This bibliography, therefore, is designed not as an exhaustive survey but as an aid to further research. The list has two sections: the first contains sources on the Yoruba, the second, general handbooks and exhibition catalogues.

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Bibliographical Survey of Sources for Early Yoruba Language by F. Adetowun Ogunsheye Download PDF EPUB FB2

Bibliographical Survey of Sources for Early Yoruba Language by F. Adetowun Ogunsheye This bibliography presents the patterns of writings in the Yoruba language between and so traces the intellectual development of that society.

Get this from a library. Bibliographical survey of sources for early Yoruba language and literature studies, [F Adetowun Ogunṣhẹyẹ].

Bibliographical survey of sources for early Yoruba language and literature studies, Ibadan, Nigeria: Ibadan University Press, A break in the silence: a historical note on Lt.

Colonel Victor Adebukunola Banjo. Ibadan: Spectrum Books Ltd, Children's books. My alphabet reading book. Ibadan: Spectrum Books.

Born: Felicia Adetowun Omolara Banjo, 5. 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.

Related Books. Bibliographical Survey of Sources for Early Yoruba Language by F. Adetowun Ogunsheye Ibadan University Press. In important respects, this book represents an independent approach to Yoruba grammar. It attempts to present the Yoruba language as it really is, rather than as seen largely from the perspective of other languages.

The grammatical structure of the language is thus presented in a new way. Books; About; FAQs; Contact Bibliographical Survey of Sources for Early Yoruba Language by F. Adetowun Ogunsheye Ibadan University Press, Nigeria Foundations of African Philosophy by Godwin Sogolo Yoruba Folktales by Amos Tutuola Ibadan University Press, Nigeria Home.

This book presents rules and guidelines that are better formulated and more detailed than hitherto proposed for writing modern Yoruba. They are based on those commissioned and approved by the Yoruba Cross-Border Language Organisation for use in Nigeria, Benin, Togo and elsewhere in the Yoruba-speaking world.

rows  This page contains a representative list of notable databases and search engines useful in. The present article, therefore, attempts to present as complete a survey as possible of historical writing on Yorubaland in the period before c.

and seeks to make some contribution towards assessment of the value of the Yoruba local histories as sources by giving some information on the context in which the local historians wrote and the. Automatic works cited and bibliography formatting for MLA, APA and Chicago/Turabian citation styles.

Now supports 7th edition of MLA. Ogunsheye, F. Adetowun (): A preliminary bibliography of the Yoruba language Ogunsheye, F. Adetowun (): Bibliographical survey of sources for early Yoruba language and literature studies, Ogunsina, J. Adebisi (): Ife dialect: a contrastive analysis with Standard Yoruba.

The book contains a helpful glossary of Yoruba terms and numerous photographs of performers in action. Drewal’s extensive bibliography is helpful for finding other source on Yoruba ritual and its performance context. Lawal, Babatunde.

The Gẹ̀lẹ̀dé Spectacle: Art, Gender, and Social Harmony in an African Culture. Seattle: University of. Definitely no book for beginners, nonetheless a good source if you want to dive deeper into linguistic studies and some Yorùbá language specialities. If you read all the papers about orthography from the author (he was the one responsible for the famous language reform aroundI think), you will finally know, that his name should have.

Language: Spanish. Type: Book chapter Year: Abstract. This chapter examines whether the aims of "equity" and "efficiency" are achieved in the binary system of higher education in Greece, for a period starting from the early s up to the late s.

Language: English. Type: Book chapter Year: Abstract. Focusing on the Swiss case, this chapter investigates the relation between social origins and education in labour-market success.

More specifically, it addresses four research questions: (1) Does. ORAL SOURCES As discussed earlier, oral data were collected extensively in the study area. The names and particulars of major informants can be found in the notes.

PRIMARY WRITTEN MATERIALS The early part of the study was devoted to a scouting exercise for written materials. This proved only marginally successful. However subsequent visits to archives in Bénin, Togo, Britain and.

As of earlythere are e-books in this open access collection. Sub-Saharan languages and peoples: a bibliographical survey of pre works (April ). plus information on a publication Yoruba language learning = Yorùbá mõ ön kô, mõ ön k.

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Fiction. The first novel in the Yorùbá language was Ogboju Ode ninu Igbo Irunmale (translated by Wole Soyinka as The Forest of A Thousand Daemons), although the literal translation is "The bravery of a hunter in the forest of deities", written in by Chief Daniel O.

Fagunwa (–). It contains the picaresque tales of a Yoruba hunter encountering folklore elements, such as magic. xiv, p.: 26 cm. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Associated-names University of Ibadan. Yoruba' Language in Education A Historical Survey. Ibadan & New York: Oxford University Press.

The Teaching of African Languages. London: Hodder and Stoughton. Babalola, A. ~rh: a Minor Genre of Yoruba' Spoken Art. Paper presented at the 9th Congress of the West African Linguistic Association, Freetown.Early life and education The core of Bamgbose's contribution to knowledge is his work on the structure of Yoruba language.

Among his twenty-one books, Grammar of Yoruba (Cambridge University Press, ) remains a classic in the application of modern linguistics to Yoruba.A Grammar of Yoruba Volume 5 of West African language monographs, University of Ibadan Institute of African Studies, ISSN Authors: Ayo Bamgbose, Ayọ Bamgboṣe: Contributors: West African Languages Survey, University of Ibadan.

Institute of African Studies: Publisher: Cambridge U.P., Original from: the University of Virginia.