This paper presents a compendium of the influence of Social Studies on society. It provides a review of the impacts of Social Studies education in Nigeria. It stresses that Social Studies is the education that distinctively addresses societal issues affecting various strata of the society. The question that guides the study is: Does Social Studies education have any relevance to the Nigeria society? It seeks to determine whether Social Studies can be used to solve societal problems. From its content Social Studies education is capable of addressing the various identified socioeconomic and political issues of the Nigerian society. Social Studies is concerned with man and his existence in a larger social grouping laden with dominant cultural heritage. Social Studies paradigms are useful instruments in dealing with family concerns, skill acquisition, awareness of one’s ever changing environment, national integration, development and economic growth. Therefore the public should see Social Studies as a career choice.
BEN, U (2019). A COMPENDIUM OF SOCIAL STUDIES: INFLUENCE ON SOCIETY: A REVIEW. Afribary.com: Retrieved January 19, 2021, from https://afribary.com/works/a-compendium-of-social-studies-influence-on-society-a-review
UMUDI, BEN. "A COMPENDIUM OF SOCIAL STUDIES: INFLUENCE ON SOCIETY: A REVIEW" Afribary.com. Afribary.com, 20 Aug. 2019, https://afribary.com/works/a-compendium-of-social-studies-influence-on-society-a-review . Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.
UMUDI, BEN. "A COMPENDIUM OF SOCIAL STUDIES: INFLUENCE ON SOCIETY: A REVIEW". Afribary.com, Afribary.com, 20 Aug. 2019. Web. 19 Jan. 2021. < https://afribary.com/works/a-compendium-of-social-studies-influence-on-society-a-review >.
UMUDI, BEN. "A COMPENDIUM OF SOCIAL STUDIES: INFLUENCE ON SOCIETY: A REVIEW" Afribary.com (2019). Accessed January 19, 2021. https://afribary.com/works/a-compendium-of-social-studies-influence-on-society-a-review