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  • Genesis, Treatment and Prevention of Back Pain 

    Nwuga, V.C.B. (Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 10/22/1985)
    When I was thinking about what topic to pick for my inaugural lecture I had no problem picking the present one on back pain. In many quarters my name has become synonymous with back pain and its treatment. In fact one of ...
  • Not by Bread Alone 

    Howat, G. R. (Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 1971-11-30)
    The growth in the consumption of bread, in the past ten years is associated with its convenience both in urban and in rural conditions. Bread is in fact the prime example of the silent revolution in eating habits that is ...
  • The Geological Sciences in the Service of Nigeria 

    Cooray, P. G. (University of Ife Press, 1972-01-18)
    In the year 1900. Charles Lapworth, the then President of the Geological Society of London, asked from the President's Chair: "What is this geology of which we are so proud and confident? What has it done for the mental ...
  • The geological sciences in the service of Nigeria 

    Cooray, P. G. (Obafemi Awolowo University Press Limited, 1972-01-18)
  • All Flesh is Grass 

    Adegbola, A. A. (Obafemi Awolowo University Press Limited, 1972-02-22)
  • Ife and Biology 

    Halstead, L. B. (Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 1972-03-14)
    An inaugural lecture is an occasion to survey one's field, to explain what one does, to demonstrate its relevance and to place one's own contributions into their general perspective. It is in fact an opportunity for a kind ...
  • Ife and Biology 

    Halstead, L. B. (Obafemi Awolowo University Press Limited, 1972-03-14)
  • Philosophy and Culture 

    Sodipo, J.O (Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 1972-04-25)
    My intention here is to show the relevance of this theoretic concern called philosophy for our cultural and intellectual development. In the course of this main task, I hope to show in what sense the Natural Sciences have ...
  • Man and Environment - the Nigerian Situation 

    Imevbore, A.M.A (Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 1972-05-16)
    MAN is an organism and his environment includes all things, living and non-living, which influence his life The study of man's relationship with his environment dates back to the time of his emergence as the dominant species ...
  • Man and environment, the Nigerian situation 

    Imevbore, A. M. A. (Obafemi Awolowo University Press Limited, 1972-05-16)
  • Money in Economic Theory 

    Aluko, Sam (Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 1972-11-30)
    The term money refer to such commodities which serve the three-fold functions of: a recognised and acceptable medium of exchange; a standard of value or a unit of account; and, a symbol or store of wealth, both the traditional ...
  • Money in economy theory 

    Aluko, Sam (Obafemi Awolowo University Press Limited, 1972-11-30)
  • All Flesh is Grass 

    Adegbola, A.A (Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 1973)
    Livestock production in Nigeria is possible within the context of an overall improvement in all other aspects of agricultural development. Just as there is a need for grain surplus as a basis for development in pigs and ...
  • Drinking water or sewage 

    Damann, Kenneth E. (Obafemi Awolowo University Press Limited, 1973-01-16)
  • The Cultural Dimension in Geography 

    Afolabi Ojo, G. J. (Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 1973-03-06)
    From the time I first became actively engaged in the geographer's craft, I have often wondered at how varied are the dimensions in the discipline. I am using the word dimensions to mean perspectives or points of view. ...
  • The Role of the Impractical 

    Sanford, William W. (University of Ife Press, 1973-03-27)
  • Rural Poverty to Rural Prosperity: a Strategy for Development in Nigeria 

    Williams, S. K. Taiwo (Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 1973-05-08)
    The rural areas are increasingly being recognized as the key sector in many developing countries like Nigeria; and their rapid development and modernization have assumed priority objectives for many governments. I would, ...
  • Rural poverty to rural prosperity: A strategy for development in Nigeria 

    Williams, S.K. Taiwo (Obafemi Awolowo University Press Limited, 1973-05-08)
  • Big Food Processors in Rural Development- Saints or Sinners 

    Cook, Hugh L. (Obafemi Awolowo University Press Limited, 1974-01-29)
  • Medical Advances and their Implications 

    Harrison, C. V. (Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 1974-02-26)
    PATHOLOGY is, in my opinion, the most Interesting and enjoyable branch of medicine. It has only one disadvantage, namely, that so many people have little idea of what pathology is. The late Professor H. R. Dean of ...