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Diversity of creativity in Nigeria

A critical selection from the proceedings of the 1st International Conference on the Diversity of Creativity in Nigeria

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Published by Dept. of Fine Arts, Obafemi Awolowo University .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnic arts,
  • Congresses,
  • Arts,
  • Nigeria

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages408
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9192101M
    ISBN 109783207806
    ISBN 109789783207806

      Forbes study has identified workforce diversity and inclusion as a key driver of internal innovation and business growth.; Lu Hong and Scott Page Author: Ekaterina Walter.


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Diversity of Creativity in Nigeria: A Critical Selection from the Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on the Diversity of Creativity in Nigeria Bolaji Campbell, R. Ibigbami Department of Fine Arts, Obafemi Awolowo University, - Arts - pages. Cultural diversity can enhance creativity and innovation.

The ability to innovate is now recognized as the main competitive edge and companies must seek to Author: Tendayi Viki. Get this from a library. Diversity of creativity in Nigeria: a critical selection from the proceedings of the 1st International Conference on the Diversity of Creativity in Nigeria.

[Bolaji Campbell; R I Ibigbami; Obafemi Awolowo University. Department of Fine Arts.;]. In recent years, the diversity of African culture and creativity has received more attention world over.

Many young (and even old) emerging African go-getters are carving their names on the books of history through their works. From writing to design and fashion, to movie-making, music and dance, these varied generations are exhibiting the. Most studies assume that the relationship between diversity and creativity is linear, but recent evidence suggests that a moderate degree of diversity is more beneficial than a higher dose.

Managing Diversity in Nigeria: greater relative profits, and enhanced creativity, flexibility and This chapter aims to address this gap by exploring workplace diversity in Nigeria, an. Creativity, Innovation and Competitiveness in Nigeria: An Economic Exploration ). Creativity, innovation and competitiveness are central to the development of any economy.

Creativity is the ability and power to develop new ideas, innovation on the other innovation and competitiveness in Nigeria in a five-section arrangement.

While File Size: KB. In recent years, the diversity of African culture and creativity has received more attention world over. Many young (and even old) emerging African go-getters are carving their names on the books. result, Nigeria was ranked a lowly 45th out of the 47 countries surveyed on the overall diversity index (see Table 2), with a score ofcompared to Sweden’s (1st), the United States.

The commitment of Nigeria as a state party to the Convention on ‘The Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions’ has been demonstrated in implementing the Convention by providing necessary administrative, legal frameworks and conducive environment for achieving the aims of the Convention both by the government agencies and non-governmental organisations (NGOs).

Nigeria is a multi-ethnic and culturally diverse society that has witnessed conflicts arising from this ethnic and cultural diversity. This paper expounds such conceptual issues as ethnicity, cultural diversity, federalism and national integration and then presents the historical background to ethnic and cultural conflicts in Nigeria.

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Diversity in the workplace can reduce lawsuits and increase marketing opportunities, recruitment, creativity, and busi-ness image (Esty et al. In an era when flexibility and creativity are keys to competitiveness, diversity is critical for an organization’s success. Also, the consequences (loss of time and money) should not be Size: KB.

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The essays in this book bring together for the first time a discussion on the multicultural and ethnolinguistic groupings of Nigeria. By employing historical and sociological perspectives, each chapter provides an account of the origin, beliefs, and important ceremonial and.

The culture of Nigeria is shaped by Nigeria's multiple ethnic country has languages, seven of them are extinct. Nigeria also has over dialects and ethnic groups. The six largest ethnic groups are the Hausa and Fulani in the north, the Igbo in the southeast, and the Yoruba predominate in the southwest, the Tiv people of North Central Nigeria and the Efik - Ibibio.

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It argues that while culture, strategy, technology, and other management tools are important in generating effectiveness in the 21st century, creativity and innovation are what drive.

This chapter develops a dynamic model of how a work group's actual creativity may be affected by its composition and by how its early interactions unfold as members develop ways of working together in order to perform their assigned tasks.

The chapter is organized into five sections. The first section presents a perspective on creativity in work groups. Heinrich Boll Foundation, “Unity in Diversity: Diversity is positive for Nigeria”, United States institute of Peace, “Reclaiming cultural and social diversity: mobilizing youths for national harmony and peace”, Tehmina Zamir et al, “Social and Cultural diversity”, 7.

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On Ma over members of the creative community gathered at the banquet hall of the Eko Hotel & Suites in Lagos. It was an event, which many, who attended, would not forget in a hurry. Abstract As America continues to globalize markets throughout developed and undeveloped countries of the world, more industries are looking to Nigeria for business investments and expansion.

With a population of million and rich with natural resources, Nigeria is a prime candidate for marketing and business opportunities. However, when developing an industry in a foreign nation. Benefits and Challenges of Diversity The diversity of a university’s faculty, staff, and students influences its strength, productivity, and intellectual personality.

Diversity of experience, age, physical ability, religion, race, ethnicity, gender, and many other attributes contributes to the richness of the environment for teaching and. Within the framework of the Support to Cultural Diversity and Creativity in Egypt program, the Bibliotheca Alexandrina (BA) is organizing the fifth and final workshop implemented under the theme of “Cultural Debates: A Vision for an Egyptian Cultural Policy”, between the November   MISTER UNIVERSE NIGERIA PAGEANT Recommended for you Nigeria Year Anniversary - The Legacy of Empire 1 of 2 - BBC Our World Documentary - Duration: Self-publishing among African authors in Nigeria and Britain and the problems of global payments.

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David O. Ogungbile, PhD, is a Senior Lecturer in Comparative Religion in the Department of Religious Studies, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria. He was a Fellow at the Harvard University W.E.B.

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The Difference is. Cultural diversity is a common heritage of our humanity. Culture takes diverse forms across time and space. This diversity is embodied in the uniqueness and plurality of the identities of the groups and societies making up our Nigeria nation.

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This then connotes that ethnic diversity has become a clog in the wheel of the progress of the most populous country in Africa. In view of the foregoing, this paper beamed search light on the origin and attendant challenges of Nigeria’s diversity vis-à-vis successive government integrative mechanism for national Size: KB.Best Multicultural Books for Children This is a list of multicultural books for children - picture books through elementary chapter books.

A good multicultural book should: I want to become a teacher one day and I will introduce my students to books on diversity. This book will NOT be on my list.Memoir meets travelogue meets popculture. It's ok, nothing memorable.

The only thing I really got from this book was that the general fraudulency and crookedness of Nigeria where the begging letter scam is a whole semi-legitimate business is being replaced by the utter corruption and cruelty of the Islamic movement sweeping the country/5.