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IMPACT OF PROVISION AND USE OF SCHOOL LIBRARY RESOURCES AND SERVICES ON THE STUDY HABITS OF STUDENTS IN GOVERNMENT COLLEGE, AFIKPO, EBONYI STATE

AbstractThis paper focuses on the impact of provision and use of school library resources and services on the study habits of students in Government College, Afikpo, Ebonyi State Nigeria. It critically considered the opinions of researchers over the time on the roles, influence, and effects of library resources and services provided and utilized in school libraries on the study and reading habits as well as the educational development of students in the secondary school level i...

Availability of e-Resources and Accessibility of e-Services in Academic and Special Libraries in Abia State, Nigeria

AbstractThis study investigated the availability and accessibility of e-resources and online information services provided at Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike (MOUAU) and National Root Crop Research Institute (NRCRI), Umudike libraries in Abia State, Nigeria. The research design used was descriptive survey method while useful data were elicited through a customized research instrument entitled "Questionnaire on Availability and Accessibility of e-Resources...

Learning Social Entrepreneurship through Technology

The purpose of the study was to analyze the learning method of social entrepreneurship adopted through a movie Padman. Numerous stakeholders such as family, community, social activists, entrepreneurs and policy makers were the target audience. The movie narrated the story a poor family residing in rural area and presented their social, cultural and financial problems where a social constraint was a cause of health risk to women. The problem was social in nature. It was converted in an opportu...

The Use of WhatsApp in Sharing Political Information and Its Influence On 2019 Voting Pattern of Electorate in Awka Metropolis

This research which is a study on WhatsApp information sharing was geared towards finding out how WhatsApp was used in sharing political information and its influence on 2019 voting pattern of electorate in Awka metropolis. The objective of the research study includes the following; to find out whether the respondents were exposed to political information on WhatsApp during the 2019 general election; to determine whether the electorates in Awka metropolis relied on WhatsApp for political info...

BUSINESS PLAN ON COMMERCIAL RICE FARM

Rice Farm is a growing business that is based in Nigeria which is involved in the cultivation and production of rice to the Nigerian populace in ensuring food security and reducing hunger in the country. We have in possession a secure and suitable hectare of farmland to start our commercial cultivation and production of rice.Since, we want to compete with the best industry in the country, aside from securing farmland, we are planning to purchase farming equipment and machines to enhance...

Is Foreign Military Intervention Disadvantageous? : Assessing the Relationship between Peacekeeping Forces and Sex Trafficking in Conflict Zones in West Africa

This is an excerpt from a dissertation titled ‘Is Foreign Military Intervention Disadvantageous? : Assessing the Relationship between Peacekeeping Forces and Sex Trafficking in Conflict Zones in West Africa’. It explores and establishes, through secondary research, the connection of the introduction of peace keeping forces in a conflict zone to the phenomenon of sex trafficking. It comprehensively investigates and illustrates the common dimensions used in the study of traffickin...

AN EXAMINATION OF THE IMPACTS OF TELEVISION ON STUDENTS ASSIMILATION PROCESS

ABSTRACTMedia technology such as television, radio, video, games, internet, music and mobile phone, have brought about problematizing learning in the age of data acquisition, issues in research, teaching and learning with digital media. This project will focus mainly on Television and its contribution to the assimilation process of school children. Television is an electronics device that receives a visual and audible signal and plays it to the viewer. It is a widely used telecommunication sy...

The Australian Offshore Detention System as a Flawed Model

PreambleOffshore detention has been a significant component of Australian immigration policy since 2001. It has been mired in controversy since its inception, however the renewed implementation of offshoring in 2013 as a deterrent for 'unauthorised maritime arrivals' has drawn greater calls for transparency and accountability, as well as international criticism of systemic human rights violations. In similar fashion, the proposed UK Nationality and Borders Bill seeks to rein...

FATA's MERGER WITH KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA: IMPACT ON SECURITY OF PAK-AFGHAN REGION

AbstractThis research focuses on securitization in the tribal areas that traced back to the British arrival in the region. Both the British and Pakistan treated the tribal belt with imperial and national security consideration. The British perceived it the center of gravity against the Czarist Russia for India’s survival and security during the nineteenth century Great Game and afterward. Pakistan after independence continued the region with the same colonial pattern against Afgha...

Preferences and Citation Impact of Open Access Publishing by Indian Research Community

The study conducted to find the adaption of open access (OA) publishing among the research community of Tumkur University by sourcing the data from Web of Science (WoS) database. An overall 516 articles were published by the faculty of TU between 2011 and 2020 in 203 journals indexed in Web of Science database. 19.57% articles were available in pure OA routes and 63.17% funded articles published in gold route. A significant difference was found between citations of OA & Non-OA articles in las...

The Lieutenant-Governorship of Andries Stockenstrom

This thesis covers a short but critical and decisive period in South African History — the crowded and fateful years about 1836. These years saw the final act in slave emancipation; large-scale settlement of Boers beyond the Orange; the application to the northern and eastern frontiers of a treaty policy, based on regard for native rights and interests; and finally a revolt against the liberal British policy and a Great Trek of irreconcilables; which turned the story of the Colony into that...

Determinant of Saving on Economic Development in Nigeria

IntroductionThe Nigerian economy has seen a sluggish speed of development of under 5% over the most recent twenty years. Different reasons have been progressed to this advancement yet the most evident has been the helpless speculation environment in the economy and this has been ascribed to   the low   accessible   investable   assets. The  incitement   of   supported monetary   development requires an equilibrium interest in physical and monetary resou...

The Concept of Reincarnation in African Thought System

AbstractThis work is an attempt to critically evaluate the concept of Reincarnation in African thought system. It does so, largely focusing on the cultural perspective of the Akan and Yoruba tradition respectively. Reincarnation is  conventionally defined as the belief that a person who is physically dead can again be born to live here on earth. In this work, an attempt has been made to show reincarnation was understood in the religious philosophies of ancient Egyptians, Greeks and India...

Counselling Persons with Disability

This book will cover and fill the void that has been missing in the therapeutic sessions and bring the much needed change. You will feel less equipped if you utilize this book in your counselling studies or any therapeutic session and it does unlock any immunity to change.Disability Definitions Disability is often misunderstood by counseling professionals and society. More often than not, persons without disability perceive it as a negative event and as something undesired, although&nbsp...

Trauma Counselling

Trauma Counseling is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary guide to the theory and treatment of survivors of a broad spectrum of traumatic events, including interpersonal violence, hate crimes, school  violence,  community  violence,  natural  disasters,  and  war  and  terrorism.(Lisa  Lopez Levers,2012) According to Edwards (2005a), in psychiatric and clinical settings, the term trauma refers to extreme and often catastrophic events t...


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