This research was
conducted to investigate the influence of hypercompetitiveness and birth order
on interpersonal relation. Hypotheses were generated from Karen Horney and
Alfred Adler s’ theories about hypercompetitveness and birth order
respectively. Birth order was defined in terms of three groups only: first,
middle and last borns. Participants (N=
300) students sampled from Yaba College of Technology and University of Lagos.
The instruments that were used are Hyp...
examined the influence of parenting style and religiosity on altruism among
adolescents. The participants for the study were recruited using convenience
sampling technique and they consisted of 192 males and 208 females between ages
13-20 years from three secondary schools and four tutorial centers namely: Ifed Comprehensive College, Lagos Baptist
Senior Secondary School and Fitjoy Academy; Success Assured Tutorial, Santos
Tutors, Bright Future Academy and ...