Department of Sociology | Final Year Project Topics
THE SOCIO-ECONOMIC CORRELATION OF FEMALE CRIMINALITY IN NIGERIA [A CASE STUDY OF...
» THE SOCIO ECONOMIC CORRELATION OF FEMALE CRIMINALITY IN NIGERIA [A CASE STUDY OF KADUNA PRISON] CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION Traditionally, it has been argued that there has been so little research interested in the area of female criminality due to the fact that the number of females offenders have been so small and insignificant. But statistics alone is not sufficient to explain why ...Continue Reading »
58 pages | 87 engagements |
THE PROBLEMS ENCOUNTERED BY SOCIAL WORKERS IN SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE (A case study...
» THE PROBLEMS ENCOUNTERED BY SOCIAL WORKERS IN SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE (A case study of Selected social welfare centres) CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION Although social work practice in Nigerian is gradually growing group, the rate of development acceptance of any reformation is very slow, social work is still growing in Nigeria. 1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY For yea...Continue Reading »
43 pages | 105 engagements |
THE EFFECT OF STREET HAWKING AMONG TEENAGE GIRLS
» CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Nigeria, the most populous black nation in the world with an estimated population of about 140 million people (2006, Census), is endowed with abundant human and natural resources like oil, tin, limestone, zinc, natural gas, good vegetation and climate which varies from being equatorial in the South, tropical in the centre and arid in ...Continue Reading »
25 pages | 134 engagements |
THE EFFECT OF GENDER INEQUALITY ON WOMEN EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (A STUDY OF MONR...
» THE EFFECT OF GENDER INEQUALITY ON WOMEN EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (A STUDY OF MONROVIA STREET, UNGUWAN RIMI – KADUNA) CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION 1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY The issue of gender inequality is one which has been publicly reverberally through society for decades. The problem of inequality in employment being one of the most pressing issues today, in order to examin...Continue Reading »
39 pages | 129 engagements |
TEENAGE PREGNANCY AND HOW IT AFFECTS THE EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF OUR TEENAGER...
» TEENAGE PREGNANCY AND HOW IT AFFECTS THE EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF OUR TEENAGERS (A study of Kaura Local Government Area of Kaduna State.) CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION Baldwin (1950) viewed teenage stage, as a period where reactivation of the `sexual drives that has been inactive during the latency period. He said teenagers are on the boundary between childhood and adulthood and they...Continue Reading »
41 pages | 139 engagements |
KNOWLEDGE AND ATTITUDE OF STUDENTS TOWARDS HIV/AIDS
» CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION BACKGROUND TO THE STUDY Sex is a basic physiological need of every human being, male and females are created with different class, to serve as a compliment for each other, this complementary role includes sex, therefore a man and a woman are expected to engage in sexual relationship. This sexual relationship has over the years been mixed by var...Continue Reading »
39 pages | 123 engagements |
IMPACT OF ORPHANGE HOME ON THE CHILD PERSONALITY
» CHAPTER ONE Introduction 1.1 Background of the Study The orphanage home is one of the numerous social institution that have emerged over the year to carter for some of the social needs of orphanage associated with such problems. Motherless babies have nowadays become common because of the moral decadence of the society young people who cannot cater for themselves find themselve...Continue Reading »
52 pages | 102 engagements |
FACTORS RESPONSIBLE FOR CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT (A CASE STUDY OF KADUNA SOUTH L...
» FACTORS RESPONSIBLE FOR CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT (A CASE STUDY OF KADUNA SOUTH LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF KADUNA STATE) ABSTRACT CHAPTER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION 1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY It has been the general assumption that children with reasonable physical care would grow into normal happy adulthood. But scientific investigations of psychologists, sociologist and psychiatrists reg...Continue Reading »
52 pages | 108 engagements |
CUSHIONING THE EFFECT OF CULTISM IN NIGERIA TERTIARY INSTITUTION
» CHAPTER ONE 1.1 INTRODUCTION Cult according to the longman dictionary of contemporary English is the group of people believing in a particular system of religious worship with its special customs and ceremonies. Similarly the Oxford advanced learners dictionary of current learning defines same as a system of religious worship especially one that is expressed in ritual. Generally culti...Continue Reading »
29 pages | 98 engagements |
CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT
» CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY The concepts of child abuse and child neglect are forms of maltreatment on the child that impedes child survival, development and participation. Children are seen as assets to parents and government because they are human resources that any society can boast of, therefore, parents and government invest in them in order to obta...Continue Reading »
45 pages | 108 engagements |
CAUSES AND EFFECT OF MARITAL PROBLEMS
» CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.0 INTRODUCTION As the marriage in Islam is contract between two parties it is clear that it shall continue only so long as the parties carryout the terms and conditions of the contract. But if both or either of them should fail to carryout the term or fulfill their duties towards each other, then the contract may be broken. This is what we called divorce or Ta...Continue Reading »
45 pages | 92 engagements |
» CHAPTER ONE 1.0 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY 1.1 INTRODUCTION Behavioural problems are bad, unacceptable behavioural in a given society. Behavioural problems (maladjustment)is defined as bad or unsatisfactory adjustment of behaviour (Webster Encyclopedia unabridged dictionary, 1994). Ross (1980) views behavioural problems to be presented when a child emits behaviour that devi...Continue Reading »
58 pages | 102 engagements |