1st National Conference/October 2017: Culture, Peace, Security and Major Developments in Nigeria Since Independence

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Call for Papers
October 11, 2017 to October 13, 2017
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, History Education, Military History

Type: Call for Paper/Conference
Date: October 11th - October 13th, 2017
Location: TETFUND (2012) Hall, Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijagun, Ogun State, Nigeria
Theme: Culture, Peace, Security and Major Developments in Nigeria Since Independence

Keynote Speaker: Prof. Toyin Falola [Dept. of History, Uni of Texas at Austin, USA].
Lead Paper Presenters: Maj. Gen. Sunday Adebayo [Rtd.]; Prof. O.C. Adesina [Uni of Ibadan]; and Prof. Akin Alao [O.A.U.]
Chief Host: Prof Oluyemisi Obilade [V.C., TASUED]
Host: Prof. Alani Seriki [Dean, College of Humanities, TASUED]
Chairman, Conference Planning Committee: Prof. R.O. Ajetunmmobi 

Conference Fee: Local Participants N25,000   /   International Participants $100      /       Students  N10,000

Conference Sub-Themes: Abstract/full papers must address anyone of the sub-themes below

a. Roles of traditional rulers in peace development
b. Educational development
c. Indigenous security system
d. Insecurity and inter-displacement in Nigeria
e. Inter-communal clashes as threats to security
f. Terror/Terrorism
g. Ethno-religious crises
h. Economic development
i. Pre and post-electoral crises
j. Peace, conflict management and security education in Nigeria 
k. NGOs, peace and security
l. Religion and peace in Nigeria
m. Changing roles of women in Peace Education and development
n. Politics and political development in Nigeria
o. Peace, conflict, language, and development in Nigeria
p. Leadership, governance, language, and conflicts in Nigeria
q. Culture, conflict, and peace in Nigeria
r. Nigeria Armed Forces/Para-military in peace, security, and national development
s. The military in peace, conflict management, and security
t. Police and policing in Nigeria
u. Law and justice in conflict management and security

Submission of Abstract: Abstract of about 250 words must be submitted to this email address ijagunhdsconf2017@gmail.com on or before 30th of August, 2017.

Contact Info: 

Department of History and Diplomatic Studies, Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijagun, Ogun State, Nigeria.

Telephone: +2348054679884, +2348039189272.

Email: ijagunhdsconf2017@gmail.com