NATIONAL POVERTY ERADICATION PROGRAMME AND GRASS ROOTS DEVELOPMENT IMO STATE

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  • TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • Abstract

  • CHAPTER/INTRODUCTION

  • 1.1 Background to the study

  • 1.2 Statement of problem

  • 1.3 Research questions

  • 1.4 Objective of the study

  • 1.5 Hypothesis of the study

  • 1.6 Significance of the study

  • 1.7 Scope of the study

  • 1.8 Limitation of the study

  • 1.9 Organization of the study

  • CHAPTER TWO/ LITERATURE REVIEW

  • 2.1 Conceptual framework

  • 2.1.1 Concept of poverty

  • 2.1.2 Measurement of poverty

  • 2.1.3 Causes of poverty 

  • 2.1.4 Effects of poverty

  • 2.1.5 Concept of poverty alleviation/reduction: 

  • 2.1.6 Approaches to poverty alleviation 

  • 2.1.7 Concept of NAPEP/NAPEP’s review

  • 2.1.8 Functions of NAPEP

  • 2.2 Theoretical framework

  • 2.2.1The individualistic theory of poverty

  • 2.2.2 Cultural belief system theory of poverty

  • 2.2.3 Geographical disparities theory of poverty

  • 2.2.3 Geographical disparities theory of poverty

  • 2.3 Empirical literature

  • CHAPTER THREE/RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

  • 3.1 Research design

  • 3.2 Study area

  • 3.3 Sampling technique

  • 3.4 Variables measured

  • 3.5 Sources of data

  • 3.6 Method of data collection

  • 3.7 Method of data analysis

  • CHAPTER FOUR/DATA PRESENTATION, ANALYSIS AND INTERPRETATION

  • 4.1 Introduction

  • 4.2 Presentation of respondents

  • 4.3 Test of hypothesis

  • 4.4 Research findings

  • CHAPTER FIVE/Summary, Recommendation and Conclusion

  • 5.1 Summary

  • 5.2 Recommendations

  • 5.3 Conclusion

  • REFERENCES

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