Research Papers/Topics in Sociology And Psychology

Victim Discourse the Narrative of Indian Indenture Servitude

When we think of African Americans weimmediately associate them with slave history and when we thinkof the indenture system, we associate it with the Asian migrantworkers of the nineteenth century British colonies. Neither ofthese assumptions have been carefully clarified in the Indianindenture scholarship. Although, indenture history of NorthAmerican colonies of Britain was extensively covered byeconomic historians and migration studies, very little has beendiscussed in regard to the broader...

Impact of Occupational Safety and Health on Workers Morale and Level of Productivity.

TABLE OF CONTENTSTitle Page                             iCertification                     iiDedication     iiiAcknowledgements    ivTable of Contents            viAbstract            ixCHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION  Background to the Study  1  Statement of the Problem5  R...

PERSONALITY TRAITS, SOCIAL SUPPORT AND FITNESS BEHAVIOUR OF SENIOR NON TEACHING STAFF OF UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN

ABSTRACT Lifestyle of every individual is susceptible to constant changes as a result of what we encounter during our lifetime with such changes also peculiar to Personality trait which is not also stable and changes much more quickly during childhood, which is often referred to as temperament in children. Temperament is regarded as the precursor to personality. Self-efficacy has been found to be related to the personality traits of extroversion and subjective well-being. There are well-docum...

Impact of Peer Influence and Religiosity on Attitude towards Alcohol Consumption

ABSTRACTThe study examined the impacts of peer influence and religiosity on attitude towards alcohol consumption among undergraduates of Ekiti State University. The study used 194 participants selected through cluster sampling method. The data were collected using questionnaire; the Santa Clara Strength of Religious Faith, Resistance to Peer Influence scale and a 19-item short version of Scale to Assess Attitude towards Alcohol and Alcoholism. A pilot study was conducted to validate these sca...

The Perspective of On-and Off- the -Job Training in Enhancing Organizational Productivity: A study of Nigerian Television Authority

The Nigerian broadcast media sector is a work culture of pressure, stress, overload, inflexibility, and excessive hours of work. Employees are stretched to their limits by work and deadlines, in a bid to attain professionalism. Central to radio and television production is desire to satisfy the communication information, education and entertainment needs of audience members. However, surprisingly, despite the rapid growth of the broadcast media, there has been a strong notion that ...

Non-Verbal Public Transport Features; A Research Proposal About Body Language

Research proposal about body language explain some of the important gestures of body language, according to some psychology. Obviously, it' an interesting research and could help in lots of different things. It' concerned of detecting liars and what is the physical activity guide you to detect the liar. In general it' a psycholinguistics research, it leads the researcher to acquire new knowledge and experience. This topic could guide the reader and the researcher to understand the human bein...

RESILIENCE, HOPE AND HAPPINESS AS PREDICTORS OF LIFE SATISFACTION AMONG INMATES IN MEDIUM SECURITY PRISON MAKURDI.

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Abstract The study, resilience, hope and happiness as predictors of life satisfaction among inmates in Medium Security Prison Makurdi, employed an ex-post facto cross sectional survey method where 258 prison inmates were randomly drawn from Medium Security Prison Makurdi...

Students' Perception of Learning Environment In Undergraduate Programmes: A Comparative Study of Public And Private Tertiary Institutions In Edo State.

ABSTRACTThis study comparatively explores the learning environment in undergraduate programmes of private and public universities. Using the Statistical Package for the Social Sciences 20.0, this study adopts the Independent T-test to analyze if significant differences exist in the perceptions of the learning environment held by students from four (2 public and 2 private) tertiary institutions in Edo State, Nigeria. The study tested for significant differences in the perceptions of students f...