REMUNERATION-MOTIVATION NEXUS AMONG PUBLIC ACADEMIC STAFF IN NIGERIA

By AKABA JUDE Department of Sociology and Anthropology University of Benin, Benin City akabajude@gmail.com 08038667809 ABIOLA D. MONDAY Department of Sociology University of Ibadan, Ibadan mondayabiola@gmail.com 08062185910 SUMMARY Motivating public employees has been adjudged to be problematic as they have the notoriety of being lethargic, and their managers seemingly having little room for manoeuvring given […]

A CRITICAL APPRAISAL OF MENTAL ILLNESS, INSANITY AND THE INSANITY PLEA IN NIGERIA

EMMANUEL EKPEDOHO ABIAMA Department Psychology, University of Uyo, Nigeria SUMMARY This work takes a critical look at mental illness, insanity and insanity plea in Nigeria. Mental illness is a clinically recognizable syndrome associated with distress or interferes with personal functioning and good judgment. Insanity is a mental disease that results in a state that impairs […]

DRUG ABUSE AMONG WHITE-COLLAR WORKERS IN THE NIGERIAN WORKPLACE: STRATEGIES FOR COUNSELING AND REMEDY

CHRISTIAN IHEANACHO AGBOTI Department of Political Science/ Psychology/ Sociology Federal University Ndufu-Alike Ikwo, Ebonyi State ekuma2009@yahoo.com SUMMARY Drug abuse has, in recent times, become a global problem demanding sincere conscious remedial efforts in all fronts. It is a social problem that cuts across almost all segments of people in the society (children, teenagers, youths, adults […]

FAMILY PLANNING PRACTICES IN AKWA IBOM STATE: THE NEED FOR POLICY ACTIONS IN RURAL AREAS

BY VICTOR EFFIONG BEN Department of Sociology & Anthropology, University of Uyo, Uyo E-mail:- vikeben4reality2007@yahoo.com SUMMARY This study examines the practice of family planning in Akwa Ibom State in an attempt to provide the basis for actions and policies by the government and non-governmental organizations on maternal and family health in the rural areas. It […]

THE IMPACT OF PRISON CONDITIONS AND SOCIAL FORCES ON CRIMINAL RECIDIVISM IN NIGERIA BY OTU, M SOROCHI & NNAM, M UCHENNA

THE IMPACT OF PRISON CONDITIONS AND SOCIAL FORCES ON CRIMINAL RECIDIVISM IN NIGERIA BY OTU, M SOROCHI & NNAM, M UCHENNA Department of Sociology and Anthropology Faculty of Social Sciences Ebonyi State University, PMB 053, Abakaliki Email: otu.sorochi@yahoo.com Tel: +2347066064109 SUMMARY The prison institution is established all over the world with the vision and mission […]