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Title:Sacrificial Worship in Ibibio Traditional Religion
Author:Ukpong, Justin S.
Year:1982
Periodical:Journal of Religion in Africa
Volume:13
Issue:3
Pages:161-188
Language:English
Geographic term:Nigeria
Subjects:African religions
sacrificial rites
Ibibio
Religion and Witchcraft
Peoples of Africa (Ethnic Groups)
Link:https://www.jstor.org/stable/pdf/1581435.pdf
Abstract:This essay is a brief study in the sacrificial system of the Ibibio people of Nigeria. It involves a description of the different sacrificial types offered by the Ibibio and a theoretical reflection on their religious significance. Attempt is also made to explicate in footnotes some ritual symbols as a full treatment of this aspects is not possible within the space limitation. Sections: Background - Sacrificial types - Religious significance of Ibibio sacrifices - Conclusion. Notes.
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