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THE CHURCH AND HARMFUL TRADITIONAL PRACTICES AGAINST THE RIGHTS OF WOMEN AMONG THE NSUKKA PEOPLE OF NIGERIA

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TABLE OF CONTENTS
Title page – – – – – – – – – I
Fulfilment page – – – – – – – – ii
Certification – – – – – – – – iii
Approval page – – – – – – – – iv
Declaration – – – – – – – – – v
Dedication – – – – – – – – – vi
Acknowledgements – – – – – – – vii
Acronyms and abbreviations – – – – – – viii
Table of Contents – – – – – – – – ix
Abstract – – – – – – – – – x
Chapter One: INTRODUCTION – – – – 1
1.1 Background of the study – – – – – 1
1.2 Statement of the Problem – – – – – 3
1.3 Purpose of the Study – – – – – – 4
1.4 Significance of the study – – – – – 4
1.5 Scope of the study – – – – – – 5
1.6 Methodology of the study – – – – – 5
1.7 Definition of terms – – – – – – 6
Chapter Two: LITERATURE REVIEW – – 11
2.1 The meaning and brief origin of Harmful
Traditional Practices – – – – – – 11
2.2 Forms of Harmful Traditional Practices – – – 11
2.3 The Nigerian Case – – – – – – 15
2.4 Harmful Delivery Practices – – – – – 18
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2.5 Child Marriage and Teenage Pregnancy – – – 20
2.6 Inter-Generational Transfer of Resources – – – 25
2.7 Widowhood in Nigeria – – – – – – 27
2.8 Widowhood Practices and Religion in Nigerian Society – 31
2.9 Widowhood Practices and Education in Nigerian Society 32
2.10 Wife battering – – – – – – – 34
2.11 The National Pattern – – – – – – 35
2.12 Women’s Subordination: A Global Problem. – – 38
2.13 Summary of Literature Review – – – – 40
Chapter Three: FEMALE GENTILE MUTILATION AND
HARMFUL DELIVERY AND NUTRITIONAL
PRACTICES AMONG THE NSUKKA
NORTHERN IGBO PEOPLE 41
3.1 Female Genital Mutilation among the Nsukka Northern Igbo
People – – – – – – – – 41
3.2 Harmful Delivery and Mutilation Practices among the Nsukka
Northern Igbo People – – – – – – 43
3.3 Food Taboos and Malnutrition among the Nsukka Northern Igbo
People – – – – – – – 50
Chapter Four: CHILD MARRIAGE, TEENAGE PREGNANCY
AND INTER-GENERATIONAL TRANSFER OF
RESOURCES AMONG THE NSUKKA
NORTHERN IGBO PEOPLE – – 55
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4.1 Child Marriage and Teenage Pregnancy among the Nsukka
Northern Igbo People – – – – – – 55
4.2 Vesico-Vagina Fistula – – – – – – 58
4.3 Inter-Generational Transfer of Resources – – – 60
4.4 Control of Resources – – – – – – 66
4.5 Persistence of Traditional Patterns of the Gender Division of
Labour among the Nsukka Northern Igbo People. – 67
4.6 Allocation of Responsibilities among the Nsukka Northern Igbo
People – – – – – – – – 69
4.7 The Foundation of Patriarchy – – – – 71
Chapter Five: WIDOWHOOD PRACTICES AND WIFE
BATTERING AMONG THE NSUKKA
NORTHERN IGBO PEOPLE – – 81
5.1 Widowhood Practices among the Nsukka Northern
Igbo People – – – – – – – 81
5.2 Wife battering among the Nsukka Northern Igbo People 85
Chapter Six: THE ROLE OF THE CHURCH IN THE
PROBLEM OF HARMFUL TRADITIONAL
PRACTICES. – – – – – 87
6.1 Motivation from the Catholic Social Teaching – – 87
6.2 Advocacy from the Church – – – – – 91
6.3 A call on C.W.O in Nigeria by the Church – – 91
6.4 Gender Equality in the Society and in the Church – 93
6.5 The Church Speaks – – – – – – 97
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6.6 Through practical demonstration – – – – 101
6.7 Through prayer and counselling – – – – 103
6.8 Through the establishment of social development,
Justice and peace commission – – – – 103
6.9 Through preaching – – – – – – 109
Chapter Seven: SUMMARY AND CONCLUSION – 119
7.1 Principal Findings – – – – – – 119
7.2 Contributions to knowledge – – – – – 119
7.3 The way forward/recommendation – – – – 120
7.4 Suggestions for further research – – – – 121
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