An X-Ray OF A Human Society Without Good Parenting

  • Chidozie E Nwafor Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
  • Chukwuemeka A F Okoye Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
  • Cynthia N Onyejiaka Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
  • Euckie U Immanel University of Nigeria, Nsukka
Keywords: ecological systems, attachment, ecological theories, parenting

Abstract

Parenting is considered one of the foremost socialization mechanisms that engender equilibrium in all facet of human development. It therefore. directly or indirectly determines the direction any society will follow in terms of social and psychological development. The present paper evaluates the human  society without good parenting. It adopts exploratory qualitative method. First, it describe what society is all about. second, it highlight the fact that parenting is the origin of functional behavior. It further stated different setting where parenting is needed, forms and important of parenting. It then utilizes two theories (attachment and ecological theories) to show the important of parenting for a developing child and the consequences of bad parenting. Finally, it suggested that since parenting is a duty of all toward others irrespective of the nature of the relationship with the others; human society may be an illusion if efforts were not made by parents in the society to ensure that there is appropriate attachment to the ecological systems.

Author Biographies

Chidozie E Nwafor, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka

Department of Psychology

Chukwuemeka A F Okoye, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka

Department of Psychology

Cynthia N Onyejiaka, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka

Department of Psychology

Euckie U Immanel, University of Nigeria, Nsukka

Department of Psychology

Published
2019-09-17
How to Cite
Nwafor, C., Okoye, C., Onyejiaka, C., & Immanel, E. (2019). An X-Ray OF A Human Society Without Good Parenting. ZIK JOURNAL OF MULTIDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH, 1(1). Retrieved from https://journals.aphriapub.com/index.php/ZJMR/article/view/966
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