Art & Humanities

Research Papers/Topics in Art & Humanities

GENDER COMPLEMENTARITY In Ifeoma Okoye's Behind the Clouds And Akachi Adimora-Ezeigbo's House of Symbols.

ABSTRACTThis study examines issues that border on the marriage institution and gender complementarity in the African/Nigerian society. The genders, more especially the female gender have all of a sudden become uncomfortable with their natural roles in matrimony as they now prefer the roles of their male counterpart. This has resulted to domestic upheaval which has spread to the African/Nigerian society as such, has hampered even development in the Africa continent. This study however, takes a...

DO WE THINK IN LANGUAGE?

This essay aims at examining and attempting to proffer answer to the question: Do we think in language? To achieve our aim, we shall clarify some important terms, and then proceed to discuss language and the way we think; after which we shall evaluate and conclude our work.Get reading now, you won't regret you do.

IS MARXISM STILL AN EFFECTIVE SOCIAL THEORY?

In my attempt to answer the question, ’Is Marxism still an effective social theory?’ I have discuss Marxist idea of social structure, the social class including class struggle and its forms. I also discuss the abolition of classes and the socialist society...Marxism coveys the genuine nature of suffering even today. Thus, one can say that Marxist perspective in sociology is still an effective method for examining societies.This is a must read for all.Download complete work now.

EDUCATION FOR POVERTY ALLEVIATION: THE PLACE OF THE HUMANITIES

Education is a tool for personal and societal development and its impacts are felt in all sectors of any society. The gains of education for the individual, is that it inculcates the right knowledge and skills on the individual which give him/her the leverage to seek for high paying jobs that will add value to his/her socioeconomic status. Also, it makes the individual to be a productive citizen. This makes education to be a mechanism for empowerment in order to break the burden of pov...

A Comprehensive Analysis of Lonely Days by Bayo Adebowale

In this book, Bayo Adebowale created living people, not just characters and showed his appreciation for Africa’s rich cultural heritage as reflected. In the same breath, he condemned widow inheritance and other cultural practices that subject widows to pain and humiliation. Lonely Days celebrates the beauty, industry, talent and resilience of the African women.

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...

Same Sex Marriage

Same-sex marriage (also called gay marriage) is a legally or socially recognized marriage between two persons of the same biological sex or social gender. Same-sex marriage however is not legally recognized in some States. As a result, partners in homosexual relationships often lack privileges, such as the right to inherit property and to medical, tax, and retirement benefits, that partners in traditional marriages enjoy. Same-sex marriage is a civil, political, social, moral, and religious i...

EFFECT OF TELEVISION PROGRAMMES ON YORUBA CULTURE AND TRADITION (A CASE STUDY OF OBAFEMI-OWODE LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA)

ABSTRACTTelevision is an important medium of communication in 21st century which is used for several reasons including information, entertainment, and persuasion. Unlike other media structures, television has the advantage of utilizing vision for mass communication. Television has become a major source of information acquisition, companionship and a relaxation tool as it provides million with free leisure strategies and opportunities  The aim of writing this project is to lo...

NEGATIVE EFFECT OF BROWN ENVELOPE IN THE PRACTICE OF JOURNALISM IN NIGERIA: A CASE OF VANGUARD NEWSPAPER

ABSTRACT This study examines the Negative effects of brown envelop in the practice of journalism in Nigeria. Data was collected by triangulation method, that is, quantitative and qualitative research methods which helped tremendously in obtaining rich and accurate data from participants. The major findings of this study showed that a lot of factors have contributed to Brown Envelope also known locally as ‘egunje’ by journalists in Nigeria. Such factors include level of education ...

THE SARTREAN PHILOSOPHY OF INTERSUBJECTIVITY: A CRITIQUE

When German idealism, which reached its peak in Hegel’s philosophy of absolute spirit, was criticized and consequently jettisoned, because of the little concern it has for the human person, the desire to develop a philosophy that focuses on the human person began to take shape in the hearts of philosophers. This desire was reawakened after the devastating aftermaths of the two World Wars and the Holocaust. The two World Wars and the Holocaust led to the displacement of people from their ho...

How Traditional is African Dance Today: African Dance and Its Essence

The paper is a statement regarding African dance today, it raises the question of whether or not Africans still retain the same dance as time pass through westernization. AbstractDance has always been an indispensable element of life in African society, binding together communities and helping individuals to understand their roles in relation to the community. Inspiritual rituals, dance helps people to understand and remember their role in relation to the divine. Dance in social ceremoni...

A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF SAFE SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS FOR USERS APPLICABILITY: A STUDY OF FACEBOOK, TELEGRAM, SIGNAL AND WHATSAPP

ABSTRACT: Social media has become part and parcel of man, it is a man's daily routine. Young people of different age groups, including the old, are directly or indirectly connected to the cyber space. Most people used social media to make calls because it is considered to be economical compare to regular calls. While others used it for chatting and connecting with thousands of friends across the globe. Many used it to create acquaintances as well established amorous affairs. Whatever rea...

Gap of Life

A book for believers, who want to grow physically,intellectual  and Spiritually ,A book all Celestial Church of Christ member needs t read it.

Em25118

based on truth.Preface Every day of my life there is this questions that pounder within me. As a growing child, and now as an adult; I use to act as though I was a child in my thought and when I play I always play like a child but now I'm grown up.  I  justly  say  I  am  having  certain  answers  to questions that pounder  in  everyday  of  a man's mind.  I  am  keeping  up  to  the  worl...


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