Research Papers/Topics in History And International Studies

The Role of Sound Economic Policies and Foreign Direct Investment to the Development of South East Asia since 1945

      Essentially, the economic development of Southeast Asian countries – especially Malaysia and Indonesia – since 1945 when the Second World War came to an end is the result of sound economic policies and the emergence of Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) in these economies. Indeed, these policies have had drastic impacts and played remarkable roles in the development of the economies of Southeast Asian countries of Malaysia and Indonesia. In essence, this paper exam...

THE ROLE OF AMERICA IN THE FIRST AND SECOND WORLD WARS

America played a significant role in the First and Second World Wars. Indeed, it is evident that America was more involved in World War II than World War I. This paper would discuss the various roles America played in both wars, examining the nature of America’s alignment, reasons for its alignments, the roles of America in the formation of the League of Nations and the United Nations, the status or the prominence of America during both wars and reasons why America played limited r...

POWER AND DIPLOMACY IN WESTERN NIGERIA: THE SIXTEEN YEARS CRISIS.

This paper aims to discuss the nature of power and diplomacy in Western Nigeria and the crises that stormed the whole of the western region   . The struggle for power is a temporary phenomenon within a complex system that is when more than one group interest criss-cross. 

THE IWUDE FESTIVAL OF IJESALAND

The research was carried to out to orientate the people about the origin and structure of Iwude Festival in Ijesaland. TABLE OF CONTENTTitle page iCertification  iiDedication iiiAcknowledgement  iv-vTable of content vi-viiCHAPTER ONE BACKGROUND TO THE STUDYIntroduction Signifance of the studyScope of the studyJustification of the studyMethodology Literature reviewConclusionEnd notesCHAPTER TWOHistory of Ilesa IntroductionThe traditions of originsEconomic structure of ...

THE SOCIO-ECONOMIC HISTORY OF EGBALAND, 2000-2010

This work studies the history of the people of Egbaland in present Abeokuta, a capital of Ogun State.This is just the first chapter which contains the background to the study, statement of the problem, scope of study, literature review, aim and objectives, significance of the study and also the methodology.

CONFLICTS IN AFRICA: THE EXPERIENCE OF WOMEN AND CHILDREN

ABSTRACTIn contemporary times, Africa has been witnessing variegated armed conflicts. The civilian population continues to bear the brunt of flagrant human rights violations occurring under the guise of the breakdown of law and order. All sorts of heinous crimes against humanity tend to become the permissible norm among armed groups. Gender-based violence among other human right abuses become prevalent; women and children are often the worst hit. This work analyses the experiences of women an...

Youths’ Involvement in Cultural Renaissance and Contemporary Bastardization of Core Igbo Traditional Institutions and Values: A Critique.

AbstractEvery human society has a way of doing things ranging from the way they eat, dress, act, communicate and co-exist. It is their culture that informs their attitudes towards life. Igbo people are known for their rich cultural, traditional institutions and values but these have been hampered by western civilization, thus the need for cultural renaissance but the youths in an attempt to resuscitate these core Igbo traditional institutions and values have bastardized it. This paper ...

Traditional Marriage Among Ibiaku Clan In Mkpat Enin Local Government Area Of Akwa Ibom State 1900-2000

The main objective of this study is to make an in-depth study of the traditional marriage system among Ibiaku clan and the importance that is hitherto attached to it. The second objective is to examine the various processes that were involved in traditional marriage like the fattening institution and the visit of Ekpo (masquerade) to the fattened girl.TABLE OF CONTENTSTitle Page - - - - - - - - -Certification - - - - - - - - -Dedication  - - - - - - - - -Acknowledgement  - - - - - -...