Art & Humanities

Research Papers/Topics in Art & Humanities

THE IMPACT OF NIGERIAN TRADITIONAL MUSIC IN THE CONTEMPORARY SOCIETY A CASE STUDY OF SOBON GARI LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF KADUNA STATE

Music as a language of the soul the roles it play cannot be overemphasize individual around the world derived pleasure and make life easy for them. This is a study on the impact of Nigeria traditional music on the contemporary society a case study of sabo gari local government area of Kaduna. Lack of adequate fund and support from government has been a set back to the development of Nigeria traditional music lack of adequate facilities manpower factor has being a problem on the improve...

THE IMPACT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY IN THE LIBRARY SERVICE, WITH SPECIFIC REFERENCE TO FEDERAL COLLEGE OF EDUCATION ZARIA.

  Libraries and information center are a creation of the society and since the society the dynamic it means that library and information centers should not be static. Therefore, the way they acquire process and disseminate information has been changing overtime. The library deals with the acquisition, organization, storage, and disseminate of information while information technology uses computer and telecommunication system in the handling of information. Information technology me...

THE USE OF LIBRARY AND AWARENESS AMONG STUDENTS IN SCHOOL OF VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION, ZARIA

Any academic system can achieve its educational goals with a sound library, as information resource should extend by print and physically available to non-print. There has been non-challant attitude shown by students in aspects of visiting and using the library as it should be in order to update their knowledge and explore new ideas in their studies. The work is carried out with the following objectives;1.3   Objectives of the Study1. To determine awareness and a library use...

LONG ESSAY TITLED MY BEST FRIEND

Friendship is a relationship of mutual affection between two or more people. Friendship is a stronger form of interpersonal bond than an association. Friendship has been studied in academic fields such as sociology, social psychology, anthropology, and philosophy. Various academic theories of friendship have been proposed, including social exchange theory, equity theory, relational dialectics, and attachment styles. A World Happiness Database study found that people with close friendshi...

IMPACT OF MOTHER TONGUE ON SECOND LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT

This study has set out to find out the impact of mother tongue, on second language development. It was to find out the features that distinguish Various Nigerian Language accent from the Received Pronunciation.  It was discovered that phonological features of Nigerian English such as substitution, under-differentiation, spelling pronunciation, epenthesis and simplification, of consonant cluster were the common features found in the oral English of the samples. The English of the s...

NEGATIVE EFFECTS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AMONG MARRIED COUPLES AND HOW IT AFFECTS THEIR CHILDRENS ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE WITHIN SABON GARI LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF KADUNA STATE NIGERIA

The main aim of the study is to find out the negative effects of domestic violence among married couples and how it affects their childrens academic performance within Sabon Gari Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Chapter one entails the background of the study which has grounded out the negative effects of domestic violence generally in our society as a summary of literature review. The statement of the problem clearly states the research gap that is how domestic violence is negat...

THE CONTRIBUTIONS OF MRS OLANIYAN RAHFAT TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF ISLAM IN EJIGBO LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF OSUN STATE

ABSTRACTWomen in the pre-Islamic period had no defined status nor did they have rights to live or to possess or inherit property. Islam, right from its inception freed woman from socio-political and economic bondage of the period and accorded them the same basic rights as those of their male counterparts. Islam made them an important living entity; it gives them rights to life, rights to possess wealth, inherit property and among others, though this is regulated by the Shariah. Muslim woman i...

Review of Lanre Bamidele's Socio-Psychological Formulations in Modern Novel and Drama

This study draw attention to the social in literature, interpretation and understanding of symbolic and deep meanings that are inherent in the works of modern novelists and dramatists. With a closer look at alienation and concept of absurdism, we are acquainted with the idea that modern literature is deeper than it appears on the surface, unless we look beyond the lid, we may not be able to interpret the messages. 

ANALYSIS OF AUDIENCE PERCEPTION OF MEDIA COVERAGE OF APRIL 2011 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION IN NIGERIA

Abstract  The mass media have been used as veritable sources of information during elections. They have been used to propagate ideas often known as propaganda and as instrument of political mobilization. The information projected by the different media of mass communication alongside other societal factors influence voters’ choice(s) during elections. It is on this note that this research work tried to analyze audience perception of media coverage of april 2011 presidential el...

How to Perform a Literature Review with Free and Open Source Software

As it provides a firm foundation for advancing knowledge, a solid literature review is a critical feature of any academic investigation. Yet, there are several challenges in performing literature reviews including: i) lack of access to the literature because of costs, ii) fracturing of the literature into many sources, lack of access and comprehensive coverage in many databases and search engines, and iii) the use of proprietary software lock-in strategies for bibliographic software, which ca...

Deception in its Diversity

This is talking about my country 'Nigeria'  how we as people of the country keep on blaming each other for our past mistakes; instead of looking for how to make it great again and make it better.

Representing Identity

 In this paper I shall demonstrate through the case study of Nanaimo Sikh community how significantly they view their religious orientation as opposed to their ethnic identification. I will point to some implications for them within the Canadian society as a result of them being primarily seen as one among many religious groups.

Religious Pluralism and Religious Education

In this essay, I outline the complexities of the contemporary SouthAfrican society and point out why the so called Christian majority’scall for a single faith approach to teaching religion in schools will notmake a great deal of sense within the context of the Bill of Rights ofthe South African constitution. Besides, the issue of religion educationin South Africa is not only a human rights issue but also a moral issue.

Politics of Defining Hindu texts

In the context of rightwing student protest on Delhi University campus in 2011 to demand the withdrawal of an essay written by Prof A K Ramanujan, there developed a politico-legal situation in which students deployed both political pressure as well as legal suit to achieve their goal. This incident raised not only questions of political involvement in defining what Hinduism should be and how its sacred texts ought to be read, but the debate also attempted to shape the ‘sacred text’ by car...


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