Art & Humanities

Research Papers/Topics in Art & Humanities

RELIGIOUS ETHICS: A MECHANISM IN BUILDING A SOCIO-MORALLY DEVELOPED LEADERSHIP STYLE IN NIGERIA; A LESSON FROM ABU-BAKR MODEL

ABSTRACT By the ongoing trend in civilization and globalization, the concept of morality has come to the point of depression which is constantly affecting the development of Nigeria as a nation. The culture and civilization that was introduced to the Nigerian has eroded us of our heritage and morality which has been our watch word. But the deed is done; the western culture has eroded us from development which we are in daily quest of. Therefore, attention is now on religion ethi...

Women and Economic Independence in Flora Nwapa's EFURU and Akachi Adimora-Ezeigbo's THE LAST OF THE STRONG ONES

One of the challenges faced by the society is the controversy surrounding the status of the female gender. While some describe the woman as the weaker sex, others refer to the female as a second class citizen. Both claims could be said to be rooted in cultural, social and religious orientations. To this end, many female writers have written to debunk these stereotypes and reconfigure women’s identities as part of the needful project to recover the distinctive tradition of African...

The Use of Tribal Marks in Archaeological and Historical Reconstruction: Isale Abandoned Settlement as a Case Study- Odunbaku James

Odunbaku traces the background of the Isale people in this study. According to him, the tribal marks on their face reveal their ancestors are from Oyo even though the people claim to be Egba. It is to this end that he embarks on this research to affirm the use of tribal marks in tracing the root lands of Isale settlement before it was abandoned. This scores Odunbaku an early point in this study by establishing that a major purpose of tribal marks is for cultural identity.

ROLE OF PUBLIC RELATIONS IN CHANGING PEOPLE’S NEGATIVE ATTITUDES TOWARDS LOCAL GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION (A STUDY OF ETHIOPE WEST LGA)

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INFLUENCE OF VIOLENT TELEVISION PROGRAMMES ON CHILDREN:A STUDY OF KOKORI IN DELTA STATe

TABLE OF CONTENTSPageTitle page - - - - - - - - - - iCertification - - - - - - - - - - iiDedication - - - - - - - - - - iiiAcknowledgement - - - - - - - - - ivTable of contents - - - - - - - - - - vList of tables - - - - - - - - - - viiAbstract - - - - - - - - - - viiiCHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION1.1 Background of the study - - - - - - - 11.2 Statement of the problem - - - - - - - 41.3 Objectives of the study - - - - - - - - 51.4 Research questions - - - - - - - - 51.5 Significance of the study ...

The Impact of jenifa's diary on University Undergraduates, a study of Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai

CHAPTER ONE1.0 Introduction 1.1 Background of the study1.2 Statement of the Problem1.3 Objectives of the study1.4 Research Questions1.5 Significance of the study1.6 Scope of the study1.8 Operational Definition of TermsCHAPTER TWO2.0 Literature Review 2.1 Introduction2.2 Review of Concepts2.2.1 Impact2.3 Review of related works2.3.1 The impact of films on youths2.3.2 The influence of media on students 2.3.3 The impact of media use on children2.4 Theoretical Frameworks2.4.1 Uses and g...

Review of Familusi Olusesan's African Culture and the Status of Women: The Yoruba Example

Familusi addresses the issues concerning African women from a holistic view in this study. He narrates that numerous scholarly studies have portrayed women to be at the receiving end of religion, cultural, political and economic domination. He countered this notion with discovery that women’s encounters in the aforementioned are not entirely true as they enjoy some inalienable benefits in the society. He clamors that the values that infringe against the rights of women be discarded, yet the...

THE ROLE OF GRAPHICS IN THE MARKETING OF NEWLY INTRODUCED PRODUCTS IN CALABAR

ABSTRACTThis research was set to identify the role of graphics in marketing newly introduced products in Calabar and how packaging design can be used to achieve successful marketing. The objective of the study was to identify ways in which graphics assist in the process of marketing, and also assess the nature of graphics in packaging design. Literature review was carried out and related works were reviewed and cited and analyzed. It can be deduced that newly introduced products in Calabar ar...

Migrancy and Diaspora Identities in Chika Unigwe's On Black Sisters' Street and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Americanah

One of the major challenges of postcolonial African literature has been its transnational shift in the age of globalization. Globalization with its attendant increase in migrations continues to witness an influx of human beings from diverse parts of the world into Europe and America. Predictably, the largest numbers are often from the less developed countries of the world. The outcome of these  movements has been transformations and integrations in different ways. It is on this premise t...

A History of Party Politics in Jema'a Federation, Zaria Province 1945-1967

A History of Party Politics in Jema'a Federation, Zaria Province 1945-1967

Analysis of Foreign Aid-Induced Investigative Journalism Practice in Nigeria

This study was conducted to analyse foreign aid-induced investigative journalism practice in Nigeria. It used quantitative approaches that combined content and document analyses. Published investigative stories from journalists trained from the independent media extractions that benefited from media development assistance in 2014 and 2017 constitute the study population. Purposive sampling procedure was used to select samples from the population and content categories and rubric scale were th...

The Influence of Facebook Platform on the Behaviour of Female Mass Communication Students Towards Journalism Profession

ABSTRACT This study examined the influence of the Facebook platform in changing the behavior of female mass communication students towards the journalism profession. The major objective of the study was to determine ways Facebook could influence the behaviour of female mass communication students towards journalism as a profession. The survey method was adopted using the questionnaire as the primary means of data collection. The simple random sampling technique was used which enables e...

RESTRUCTURE OF MANUAL INFORMATION SERVICES TO ELECTRONIC IN DR ALIYU OBAJE LIBRARY KOGI STATE UNIVERSITY

The main purpose of this study is to restructure manual information services to electronic in Dr Aliyu Obaje university library, Kogi State Unversity, Anyigba. To Achieve this, four research objectives were drawn which include; to indentify manual information services rendered in Dr Aliyu Obaje university library, Kogi State Unversity, Anyigba; find out electronic information services rendered; to know the challenge associated with rendering electronic information services and suggest strateg...

THE NUMERAL SYSTEM OF IKA

ABSTRACT The title of this work is THE NUMERAL SYSTEM OF IKA. This language is used by the Ika people of Delta State. It’s central focus is to find out how numerals are derived in the language and the different morphological processes it undergoes in the modification of number names other than the basic ones.The motivation behind this study was the shocking and disappointing realization of the lack of linguistic study of this aspect of Ika. Another aim is to create a reference for fu...


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