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Women in Punjabi Proverbs: Cultural Models, Gender Ideologies and Stereotyping. Sagheer, Iram; Zubair, Shirin Critical essay Jun 30, 2020 5439
UNIFORM LESSON FOR JUNE 7, 2020: Wisdom in Proverbs. Boyce, Richard Apr 27, 2020 766
Gendering the Childhood: A Feminist Critique of Asymmetries Found in Punjabi Proverbs. Khan, Lubna Akhlaq; Awan, Muhammad Safeer Critical essay Jun 30, 2019 5864
Number Sayings, Numerology and Myths in Shona Culture in Zimbabwe. Chirume, Silvanos Report Oct 1, 2018 3606
Biblical Echoes and Allusions: Proverbs as Intertextual Pathways in Patrick Chakaipa's Pfumo Reropa. Mapara, Jacob Critical essay Oct 1, 2018 5656
An Afrocentric Analysis of Some Zimbabwean Proverbs and Sayings. Ndlovu, Sambulo Critical essay Oct 1, 2018 6202
Sol T. Plaatje's paremiological quest: A common humanity in cultural diversity. Makhudu, Khekhethi Essay Sep 22, 2018 7710
'The Book of Maybees is very Braid': Ramsay's Collection of Scots Proverbs and Enlightenment Print Culture. Young, Ronnie Critical essay Mar 22, 2018 9724
Proverbs in Lubukusu and Ekegusii in Kenya: Empowering or Disempowering for Women and Girls? Barasa, Margaret Nasambu; Opande, Isaac Nilson Critical essay Sep 1, 2017 7849
Body Size in Indigenous Oral Knowledge among the Yoruba in Southwestern Nigeria. Ibrahim, Fausat Motunrayo; Jegede, Ayodele Samuel Essay Sep 1, 2017 7829
Gender Representation through Animal Metaphors: An Analysis of Urdu Proverbs. Khan, Aalia Mehar; Sardar, Iffat; Yousaf, Muhammad Report Jun 30, 2017 5682
The use of animal metaphors in the representation of women in Bukusu and Gusii proverbs in Kenya. Barasa, Margaret N.; Opande, Isaac Nilson Report Apr 1, 2017 9631
Proverbs as a mirror of culture: American and Chinese values contrasted. Zhang, Xiangyang Apr 1, 2016 7282
Kind words never die. Bleem, Jerry Brief article Jan 1, 2016 216
Specifications regarding the contextual aspects of Romanian and Japanese proverbs. Istrate, Sandra-Lucia Report Dec 22, 2015 2734
Proverbs as cultural semiotics in Soyinka's Death and the King's Horseman. Aremu, Moses Adebayo Report Sep 15, 2015 3443
Visiting humorous proverbs in African literary fiction. Mane, Youssoupha Essay Mar 1, 2015 5293
Lionardo Salviati and the collection of Proverbi toscani: Philological issues with Codex CI. I 394. D'Eugenio, Daniela Report Nov 1, 2014 9431
Hassidic sayings for teachers. Mailer, Rabbi Allen S. Essay Mar 1, 2014 1467
"One man at one time may be in two placys": jack juggler, proverbial wisdom, and eucharistic satire. Groves, Beatrice Essay Jan 1, 2014 8208
The proverb: a preserver of Shona traditional religion and ethical code. Masaka, Dennis; Makahamadze, Tompson Essay Oct 1, 2013 5521
Emotional intelligence functions of Turkish proverbs. Karadag, Ozay Report Mar 1, 2013 5915
The significance of African philosophy. Kquofi, Steve; Amate, Peace Feb 1, 2013 1604
Antisemitic festivals, riddles, and proverbs of Eastern Europe. Dec 1, 2012 626
Epistemology of proverbs and idioms of the Asante ethnic group of Ghana for introspection. Boaduo, Nana Adu-Pipim Report Jun 1, 2012 4610
Conversations and proverbs. Aug 6, 2010 836
A life in Proverbs: an interview with Anand Prahlad. Kuelker, Michael Interview Dec 22, 2009 4240
Africa is not a proverb: by provocatively suggesting that Africa is not a proverb or a drum, Mukoma Wa Ngugi calls for a celebration of an Africa that has complex cultures, aesthetics, histories of struggle, and philosophies. The battle is for nothing less than how we see the African mind. Ngugi, Mukoma Wa Viewpoint essay Jan 1, 2009 2642
Toward developing a master list of value-laden Chinese proverbs and sayings. Weng, Liping; Kulich, Steve J. Report Jan 1, 2009 6609
Country wisdom. McManus, Leslie Apr 1, 2008 365
Proverbs of India. Trivedi, Devkumar Jan 1, 2008 456
Selected Ika proverbs: their aesthetics and contexts of usage. Egede, Canon Benji Jun 22, 2007 4130
Can't live without 'em. Bardakoglu, Ali Brief article Dec 1, 2006 250
Old saws repaired. McManus, Christopher Nov 1, 2005 769
The enduring world of proverbs. Byrne, Garreth Nov 1, 2005 3440
152 proverbs brought up to date. Peret, Benjamin; Grindel, Eugene Dec 22, 2004 2192
Malaproverbs, neo-adages, wrongisms. Anil Aug 1, 2004 800
Barbadian proverbs and sayings. Goddard, Horace I. Sep 22, 2003 2241
Benjamin's bits. Excerpt Sep 1, 2003 279
Strike while the irony is hot: humorous proverbs. Hauptman, Don Aug 1, 2003 818
Barbadian Proverbs. (Fiction). Goddard, Horace I. Jan 1, 2003 963
My Way of Talking - Life Lessons in Mexican-American Proverbs. Cantu, Tony Sep 1, 2002 2554
Of visa for the mind. Gooch, Rex Aug 1, 2002 1369
Dutch proverbs and expressions in Erasmus' Adages, Colloquies, and Letters (*). Wesseling, Ari Critical Essay Mar 22, 2002 29314
Palaver sauce: a thematic selection of West African proverbs. Bennett, Martin Wilmot Jan 1, 2002 2809
Comprehension and interpretation of proverbs in L2. (Linguistics). Cieslicka, Anna Jan 1, 2002 11034
The Tropical Landscapes of Proverbia: A Crossdisciplinary Travelogue. Hernadi, Paul; Steen, Francis Mar 22, 1999 8538
Rape-related English and Yoruba proverbs. Yusuf, Yisa Kehinde Sep 22, 1998 2985
People are important: a mathematician's faith. Struik, Dirk J. Jan 1, 1998 1829
Dutch proverbs and ancient sources in Erasmus's 'Praise of Folly.' Wesseling, Ari Jun 22, 1994 11875
A Mesopotamian proverb and its Biblical reverberations. Greenspahn, Frederick E. Jan 1, 1994 4618
Thick translation. Apiah, Kwame Anthony Sep 22, 1993 6854
Poor Richard's Almanack. Franklin, Benjamin Reference Source Jan 1, 1991 1140

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