PEACE BUILDING

A PSYCHOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE TOWARDS NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Samuel Laraba Baba Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Nigeria
  • Shafa A Yunus Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Nigeria
  • Sani A Oshishepo Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Nigeria
Keywords: Peace Building, Psychological Theories, Interventions and National Development, traumatisation, trustful social relationships

Abstract

War, conflict and violence are gaining deeper ground in the world of today.
These vices has cost many harm in the world especially in the way people think and behave. People no longer trust nor help each other. Every individual is on to wage war against his or her perceived enemy not minding the harm (traumatisation, cognitive and emotional damage, destruction of trustful social relationships etc) it will cost on self and the public. This paper x-rayed psychological theories that explained how children’s behaviour are determined and how we can utilize to develop children with better perspective that can
ensure peaceful society.

Author Biographies

Samuel Laraba Baba, Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Nigeria

Department of Psychology

Shafa A Yunus, Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Nigeria

Department of Psychology

Sani A Oshishepo, Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Nigeria

Department of Psychology

Published
2019-05-22
How to Cite
Baba, S., Yunus, S., & Oshishepo, S. (2019). PEACE BUILDING. African Journal of Social and Behavioural Sciences, 9(1). Retrieved from http://journals.aphriapub.com/index.php/AJSBS/article/view/851
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