By Toyin Falola,Akintunde Akinyemi
The Yoruba buyers quantity greater than 30 million powerful, with major numbers within the usa, Nigeria, Europe, and Brazil. This landmark reference paintings emphasizes Yoruba background, geography and demography, language and linguistics, literature, philosophy, faith, and artwork. The 285 entries comprise biographies of renowned Yoruba figures, artists, and authors; the histories of political associations; and the effect of expertise and media, city dwelling, and modern tradition on Yoruba humans world wide. Written by means of Yoruba specialists on all continents, this encyclopedia offers entire historical past to the worldwide Yoruba and their exact and colourful background and culture.
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Encyclopedia of the Yoruba by Toyin Falola,Akintunde Akinyemi