Indigenous Knowledge in Acholi Nicknames

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J.P. Odoch Pido;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Regional Institute of Information and Knowledge Management
  • Journal: Regional Journal of Information and Knowledge Management (issn: 2412-6535, eissn: 2412-6535)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Subject: Acholi | Uganda | East Africa | nicknames | indigenous knowledge | Bibliography. Library science. Information resources | Z

Rationale of Study – Nicknames are a cultural experience. In some contexts, they are perceived as ‘little’ names that are different from ‘official’ names. Therefore, a nickname is a part of personal identity. Nicknames are often discreet and sometimes opaque. This artic... View more
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