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Journal of Anthropology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 327061, 7 pages
Research Article

Causes and Consequences of Rapid Erosion of Cultural Values in a Traditional African Society

Department of Sociology, Lagos State University, PMB 1087, Lagos State, Nigeria

Received 9 December 2011; Revised 9 February 2012; Accepted 10 February 2012

Academic Editor: Kaushik Bose

Copyright © 2012 E. O. Wahab et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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