Methods of Conflict Resolution in African Traditional Society

@article{Ajayi2014MethodsOC,
  title={Methods of Conflict Resolution in African Traditional Society},
  author={Ademola Ajayi and Lateef Oluwafemi Buhari},
  journal={African Research Review},
  year={2014},
  volume={8},
  pages={138-157}
}
This study examined the patterns or mechanism for conflict resolution in traditional African societies with particular reference to Yoruba and Igbo societies in Nigeria and Pondo tribe in South Africa. The paper notes that conflict resolution in traditional African societies provides opportunity to interact with the parties concerned, it promotes consensus-building, social bridge reconstructions and enactment of order in the society. The paper submits further that the western world placed more… Expand
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