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Lwati: A Journal of Contemporary Research - Vol 5 (2008)

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Table of Contents

Articles

Compulsory School Attendance in Nigeria: What are the Reasons for Wastage amongst Pupils?
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VO Igbineweka, JK Adeyemi 1-13
The Impact of Hostel Conditions on Learning and Reading Ability of
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EB Mokibelo, TV Moumakwa 14-27
The Empowerment of Persons with Special Needs for Independent Living in a Developing Nation
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M M Lere 28-36
Male Colleagues\' Attitudes and Professional Women\'s Adjustment Patterns in their Work Setting
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N N Bisong, AJ Isangedighi, FB Obi 37-42
From Needs Analysis to Course Design: A Case of Hotel English in Nigeria
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NP Umera-Okeke 43-60
The Role of Social Support and Age in Emotional Life Adaptation among Widows in the University Setting in Nigeria.
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AI Anakwe 61-71
Forms and Practices of Slave Trade in Swaziland in the 19th Century
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BAB Sikhondze 72-84
How did Europe Rule Africa? Dialectics of Colonialism and African Political Consciousness in the Matabeleland Region of Zimbabwe
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SJ Ndlovu-Gatsheni 85-102
Naming in Nguni Languages: The Case of Ngoni in Northern Malawi
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L Mphande, T Moyo 103-121
The Diminished Use of Tamil in South Africa
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EM Mncwango 122-128
French in Zimbabwean Schools: How to Save an \"Endangered Species\"
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AT Manyawu 129-139
Using a Language-Literature Approach to Teaching Reading and Writing in First-Year English Classes at the University of Botswana
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AE Arua, MS Lederer 140-153
The Use of Coherence and Cohesion in Composition Writing Among Botswana Primary School Pupils
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G Galegane 154-164
Language and Gender: Communication in the Professional Setting
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A Ikpe, D Orisawayi 165-180
‘Wonder Women\': Towards a Feminization of Heroism in the African Fiction: A Study of the Heroines in Buchi Emecheta's Second Class Citizen and Sembene Ousmane's God's Bits of Wood
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J Agho, F Oseghale 181-191
The Theme of Marriage in Dear Ramatoulaye as a Response to Mariama Ba\'s So Long a Letter
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GE Worugji, ED Simon, ED Simon 192-203
Writing of Mythical Proportions: Myths and Intertextuality Revisited in Amélie Nothomb's Oeuvre
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K Ferreira-Meyers 204-214
Challenges of Local Government Administration in Edo State of Ngieria
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JU Azelama, PO Oviasuyi, MK Alimi 215-226
Inequality, Sexual Exploitation and the Risk of Contacting HIV/AIDS: The Need for Gender Protection Practice and Enforcement in Nigeria
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EE Obioha 227-244
An Assessment of Petroleum Technology Development Fund (Ptdf)
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SO Uniamikogbo, S Aibieyi 245-258
Constitutional Matrix of the Evolution of the Nigerian Political Party System, 1914 – 1960
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SPI Agi 259-278
A Critical Appraisal of Exchange Rate Policies and the Value of Domestic Currency in Nigeria, 1970 – 2002
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I I Iyeli, EC Tom, EI Ogbala 279-297
Democracy and the Dialectics of Mass Poverty: The Nigerian Experience (1999 – 2006)
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UB Obo, MA Abua 298-309
Post-Saddam Iraq and the Challenges of Peace
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PE Agbebaku, WE Odion, WE Odion 310-319
Community Development: A Veritable Tool for Achieving National Development in Nigeria.
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F Chaba 320-330
Religion and Philosophy - Christian Missions and the Challenge of Leprosy Patients in Northern Nigeria between 1928 and 1988
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PM Lere 331-340
Sandel's Critique of Rawls' Deontological Doctrine
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LM Manyeli 341-354
Philosophical Justification for Fundamental Human Rights
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PS Omoyefa 355-366
A Contagious Malady: The Human Quest for Truth through Religion
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JO Ogunkoya 367-378
Frequency and Distribution of Intense Rainfall in Uyo - South Eastern Nigeria
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EB Eze, C Udosen 379-387
The Challenges of Waste Disposal in a Secondary City: Calabar Metropolis – Cross River State, Nigeria.
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EJ Aniah, LB Obong 388-399
Implication of Climate Variability for Latex Exudates F Rubber Tree (Hevea Brasilliensis) in the Humid Tropics of South Eastern Nigeria.
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IJ Ekpoh, F I Okpiliya, PB Utang 400-412
News Agencies and Global Communication: Development Implications for Third World Nations
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NS Iwokwagh, GE Akogwu 413-428
Swazi Journalism and the ‘Muslim Threat'
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R Rooney 429-441
Communication and the Environment: Nigeria's Image and Reputation Communication for Sustainable Development
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VM Mogu 442-456
The Coverage of Environmental Degradation in the Niger Delta By Nigerian Newspapers
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A Udoudo 457-472
Mass Media and the Sustenance of Democracy in Nigeria's Multi-Ethnic and Multiparty Society
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E Atim 473-488


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