AN ASSESSMENT OF INTERPERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN NIGERIAN MOTHER-IN-LAW AND THEIR DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background of the study A mother-in-law is the mother of your spouse which could either be the mother of your wife or husband. In this write-up, I am focusing on the mother of the man the husband.… Read More

CULTURE CONTACT AND CONFLICT A SURVEY OF THINGS FALL APART NO LONGER AT EASE AND ONE OTHER STORY

Abstract The African people have varying behaviors, mannerisms, beliefs, thought patterns and way of interaction and all of these differences formed their culture and impacted their way of life. However, with the coming of the Europeans to Africa came cultural… Read More

HISTORICAL BACKGROUND OF BENIN GREETINGS

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background of the study There are many versions of the origin of Benin or more appropriately the Edo people. Chief Dr. Jacob Egharevba account stated that many years ago, the Bini’s came all the way from Egypt… Read More

IMPACT OF CHRISTIAN RELIGION ON CULTURE

CHAPTER ONE        INTRODUCTION Background of the study In this paper, Christian values are defined as those ideals or principles which Christianity cherishes. In this presentation, my aim is not to dwell on the unique worth of Christianity or its values. These are… Read More

NIGERIA THEATER AND CULTURAL PROMOTION: A STUDY OF NATIONAL THEATRE

Abstract This study is on Nigeria theatre and cultural promotion: a study of national theatre. The total population for the study is 200 staff of national theatre Lagos, Lagos state. The researcher used questionnaires as the instrument for the data… Read More

THE ROLE OF OONI OF IFE IN CULTURAL DEVELOPMENT

Abstract The uniqueness of every group of individual is her identity and history, which is a symbol and an image of which they are identified. The ancient city of IleIfe in south-western Nigeria, presents several paradoxes. Till date, its significance… Read More

THE IMPACT OF EUROPEAN CIVILIZATION ON NIGERIAN CULTURE WITH EMPHASIS ON DRESSING

Abstract An important features of modern society is the presence and manifestation of modernization and globalization concepts on the indigenous/native community (traditional society), characterized by the interchange of ideas, clash of cultures and spread of materialistic values. The impact of… Read More

TRADITIONAL MARRIAGE CEREMONY ON THE YOUTHS

ABSTRACT The aim of this study is to find out the effects of traditional marriage ceremony on the youths among Bini-speaking people of Edo State. One hundred and thirty three questionnaire were distributed and one hundred and sixty were collected… Read More