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  • "Fernando Ortiz, 1881-1869."
    American Anthropologist. 1970, 72: 816-817.

  • "Proverb Collecting in Africa."
    Proverbium. 1970, 15: 18-19.

  • "Ponapean Prestige Economy."
    In: Cultures of the Pacific, Selected Readings. Edited by T.G. Harding and B.J. Wallace. New York, NY: The Free Press. 1970, pp. 85-93.

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  • "Collecting for Anthropological Museums."
    VII Congres International des Sciences Anthropologiques at Ethnologiques. 1971, 11: 624-629.

  • "Urbanization Among the Yoruba."
    In: Urban Sociology, Contemporary Readings. Edited by F. Baali and J.S. Vandiver.
    New York, NY: Appleton-Century-Crofts. 1971, pp. 111-122.

  • "Folklore and Anthropology," (abridged)
    In: Readings in General Anthropology. Edited by L.D. Holmes.
    New York, NY: The Ronals Press Co. 1971, pp. 467-474.

  • (abstract) "African Dilemma Tales: An Introduction."
    Research in African Literatures. 1971, 2(1): 64.

  • (review) "Ovambo Proverbs with African Parallels, by M. Kuusi."
    Proverbium. 17: 644-645.

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  • Shango in the New World.
    Occasional Publications of the African and Afro-American Research Institute, no. 4.
    Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 1972.

    • Reprinted in:
      • Actas y Memorias del XXXIX Congreso Internacional de Americanistas, Lima, 2-9 de Agosto, 1970. 1972, 6:37-46.

  • "Yoruba Religion and Morality"
    In: Les Religions africaines comme source de valeurs de civilisation.
    Colloque de Cotonous 16-22 Août 1970.
    Paris: Présence Africaine. 1972, pp.50-64.

  • "African Dilemma Tales: An Introduction"
    In: African Folklore. Edited by R.M. Dorson.
    Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. 1972, pp.143-155.

  • "Cinderella in Africa."
    Journal of the Folklore Institute. 1972, 9(1):54-70.

  • "The Urban African and His World."
    In: Perspectives on the African Past. Edited by M.A. Klein and G.W. Johnston.
    Boston, MA: Little Brown and Co. 1972, pp.444-465.

  • "Social Origins of Urbanization in Africa."
    In: Cultural Adaptation within Modern Africa. Edited by S.H. Irvine and J.T. Sanders.
    New York, NY: Teachers College Press. 1972, pp.143-150.

  • "Richard Alan Waterman, 1914-1971."
    1972 Yearbook of the International Folk Music Council. 1972, 4:146-151.

  • with Richard A. Waterman.
    "African and New World Negro Folklore."
    In: Funk and Wagnalls Standard Dictionary of Folklore, Mythology, and Legend. Edited by M. Leach.
    New York, NY: Funk and Wagnalls: 1972, 18-24, 398.

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  • African Art in Cultural Perspective: An Introduction.
    New York: W.W. Norton, 1973.

  • "A Yoruba Master Carver: Duga of Mako."
    In: The Traditional Artist in African Societies. Edited by W.L. d'Azevedo.
    Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. 1973, pp. 62-78.

  • "Folklore and the Africanist."
    Journal of American Folklore. 1973, 86:253-259.

  • "Folklore, Verbal Art, and Culture."
    Journal of American Folklore. 1973, 86:374-381.

  • "The Early Historical Evidence of Yoruba Urbanism."
    In: Social Change and Economic Development in Nigeria. Edited by U.G. Damachi and H.D. Seibel.
    New York, NY: Praeger Publishers. 1973, pp.11-39.

  • "The Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies."
    In: The Opening of The Melville J. Herskovits Library of African Studies.
    Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Library. 1973, pp.6-19.

  • "Urbanization in a Non-Industrial Setting."
    In: Comparative Local Politics, a System-Function Approach. Edited by J. Goldsmith and G. Gunderson.
    Boston, MA: Holbrook Press. 1973, pp. 28-40.

  • "Richard Alan Waterman, 1914-1971."
    American Anthropologist. 1973, 76:76-77.

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  • (review) "African Art in Motion, by R.F. Thompson."
    African Arts. 1974, 7(4):85-86.

  • "The Urban African and His World."
    In: City Ways. A Selective Reader in Urban Anthropology. Edited by J. Friedl and Noel J. Chrisman.
    New York, NY: Thomas Y. Crowell Company. 1974, pp. 234-255.

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  • Editor.
    African Dilemma Tales
    Presented at the 9th International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences.
    The Hague: Mouton Publishers, 1975.
    Distributed by Aldine, Chicago, IL.

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  • "Rejoinder to Jones and Preston."
    African Arts. 1976, 9(3):48.

  • "Question Mark."
    African Arts. 1976, 9(3):82.

  • "Oba's Ear: A Yoruba Myth in Cuba and Brazil."
    Research in African Literature. 1976, 7(2): 149-165.

  • "John Clarke's Unidentified Nago Dialect."
    African Languages/Langues Africaines. 1976, 2:14-18.

  • "Changing African Art."
    In: Ethnic and Tourist Arts, Cultural Expressions from the Fourth World. Edited by Nelson H.H. Graburn.
    Berkeley, CA: University of California Press. 1976, pp. 303-319.

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  • Editor.
    Frontiers of Folklore.
    AAAS Selected Symposium, vol 5.
    Published for the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC.
    Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1977.

  • "Some Yoruba Ways with Yams."
    In: The Anthropologists' Cookbook. Edited by J. Kuper.
    London: Routledge and Kegan Paul. 1977, pp. 82-85.

  • "African Folktales in America: 1. The Talking Skull Refuses to Talk."
    Research in African Literature. 1977, 8:266-291.

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  • "African Folktales in America: II. Trickster Seeks Endowments; III. Measuring the Snake; IV. Challenging Birds (Insects) to Fill a Container; V. Milking a Cow (Deer) Stuck in a Tree."
    Research in African Literature. 1978, 9:216-255.

  • "The Talking Skull Refuses to Talk: Moore Addenda."
    Research in African Literature. 1978, 9:258.

  • (review) "Ifa: An Exposition of Ifa Literary Corpus, by 'Wande Abimbola."
    American Anthropologist. 1978, 80:703-704.

  • (review) "The Oyo Empire c. 1600-c.1836: A West African Imperialism in the Era of the Atlantic Slave Trade, by Robin Law."
    African Economic History. 1978, 6:175.

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  • "African Folktales in America: VI. Bird's Head (Leg) Under its Wing."
    Research in African Literature. 1979, 10:59-74.

  • "Afro-American Studies. Introduction."
    Actes du XLIIe Congrès des Américanistes 1976. 1979, 6:591-595.

  • "African Folktales in America: VII. Inside Cow's (Elephant's) Belly."
    Research in Africian Literature. 1979, 10:323-349.

  • (review) Ifa: An Exposition of Ifa Literary Corpus, and Ifa Divination Poetry, by W. Abimbola.
    Research in African Literature. 1979, 10:285-287.

  • (review) Ifa Divination Poetry, by W. Abimbola.
    Africana Journal. 1979, 10(3):257-258.

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  • Sixteen Cowries: Yoruba Divination from Africa to the New World.
    Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1980.

  • "African Folktales in America: VIII. Deer's Hoof and Ear; IX. Dog and Dog Head."
    Research in African Literature. 1980, 11:175-186.

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