Traditional Methods of Promoting Peace in Southeast Nigeria

  • Mary Gloria C. NjokuEmail author
  • Christian C. Anieke
  • Richard C. Okafor
  • Prisca Isiwu
  • Babajide Gideon Adeyinka
Part of the Peace Psychology Book Series book series (PPBS)


This chapter uses the perspectives of cultural psychology and psycholinguistics to examine traditional methods of promoting peace in Southeast Nigeria. The chapter illustrates the implementation of these methods in times of relative peace and show their utility during crisis periods. Finally, within this chapter, the authors also compare the Southeast Nigerian approaches to peace promotion.


Nigeria Promoting peace Cultural psychology Community psychology Psycholinguistics 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mary Gloria C. Njoku
    • 1
    Email author
  • Christian C. Anieke
    • 1
  • Richard C. Okafor
    • 1
  • Prisca Isiwu
    • 1
  • Babajide Gideon Adeyinka
    • 1
  1. 1.Psychology, Godfrey Okoye UniversityEnuguNigeria

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