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Moral philosophy and discipline the Nigerian experience by S. D. Shishima

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Published by Selfers Publications in Makurdi, Nigeria .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ethics -- Nigeria,
  • Secret societies -- Nigeria -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Nigeria -- Moral conditions

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementS.D. Shishima, A.Z. Apenda.
ContributionsApenda, A. Z.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBJ981.N6 S48 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination234 p. :
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23722508M
ISBN 10978375081X
LC Control Number2006376542

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