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Soils civilisations and the march of time
(University of Ife Press, 1/9/1978)
Money in Economic Theory
(Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 11/30/1972)
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 ...
Accountancy, Society and Economic Development
(Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 4/26/1977)
Accountancy, society and economic development charted, in as yet somewhat uncharted seas on the frontiers of accounting territory, the role of accountancy in relation to society in general and to economic development in ...
A Role for the University of Ife in Increasing Agricultural Production
(Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 1974-04-30)
My purpose in presenting this paper is to voice concerns about the production of food in relation to existing and expected needs, about present population trends, and to suggest that the University of Ife can play a ...
Ife and Biology
(Obafemi Awolowo University Press Limited, 3/14/1972)
Literary Art and Literary Creativity in Contemporary Africa
(Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 11/21/1978)
The real focus of this lecture is the African literature written in European tongues, and in this case specifically the one in English. There are good reasons why this should be so: first African literature in English ...
Big Food Processors in Rural Development- Saints or Sinners
(Obafemi Awolowo University Press Limited, 1/29/1974)
Medical Advances and their Implications
(Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 2/26/1974)
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 Cambridge, ...
The Geological Sciences in the Service of Nigeria
(University of Ife Press, 1/18/1972)
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 ...
Philosophy and Culture
(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 ...