Describe three values that bind the clan of Umuofia together in Things Fall Apart.Identify sources of conflict between the Christians and the clan.

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Three of the values shared by the clan of Umuofia are reverence for the elderly, belief in a female earth goddess (the source of all fertility), and the practice of polygamy. None of these customs sit well with the Christian missionaries such as Reverend James Smith. Smith denounces the tribe's customs and believes that the Ibo who practice them must be possessed by the devil.

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