Suffereth not a witch to live
Adeyemi Johnson Ademowo, Gary ...

Suffereth not a witch to live

discourse on child-witch hunting in Nigeria

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Published by Ayomide Publications in Ibadan, Nigeria .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

1. The emergence of and worries over child-witches / Lydia Isioma Chineyemba
2. Contemporary "church business", child -witches and national economic misfortunes / Temidayo David Oladipo
3. Poverty, witchcraft and witch-killing in Africa / Adeyemi Johnson Ademowo
4. Defending the existence of and solidarizing with alleged child-witches: significations on the Nigerian witchcraft phenomenon / Olali Omumukuma
5. The nexus between child witchcraft beliefs and child development / Diana-Abasi Udua
6. Religiosity, belief in witches and the child-witches of Nigeria / Peter Adegoke
7. When children become victims of poverty and ignorance / Adeyemi Johnson Ademowo
8. Witchcraft beliefs, Wicca and religious freedom / Olaide Babalola
9. On child witchcraft, Nollywood and Pentecostal Christianity in Nigeria / Yomi Ogunsanya
10. Adopting a child rights based approach to witchcraft accusations in Nigeria: the way forward / Gary Foxcroft and Emile Secker
11. Where are the churches? / Jessica Wilbanks
12. Education for eradication of the belief in Ifot / Temidayo David Oladipo
13. Abuse stories of alleged child-witches / (intervies conducted by Ayobami Ojedokum (YHN), Eseme Nnyangha Akpanumoh (CRARN), Kubiatifiok Ime Idinyang (CRARN), David Emmanuel Umem (CRARN/YHN)

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Library of Congress BF1584.N55 S84 2010

The Physical Object

Pagination xiv, 102 p. ;
Number of pages 102

ID Numbers

Open Library OL25272052M
ISBN 13 9788895690321
LC Control Number 2012400107
OCLC/WorldCat 772527161

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