Publications

Dr. Etim Frank is of the Department of Political Science and Public Administration in University of Uyo whose indepth research in Political and Administrative Theories has brought forth publications in Books, monographs, journal articles, book chapters etc. Majority are open access on this page.

Thesis Journal Articles Book ChaptersBooks/Monographs

 

Thesis/Dissertations

Serviced Delivery in the Nigerian University System: A Study of Selected Universities

A Ph.D. dissertation submitted to the postgraduate School, University of Calabar- 2005.

National Development Plans in Nigeria, Problems and Prospects

An M.Sc. thesis submitted to the postgraduate school- University of Uyo - 1998.

Dependency and Nigeria’s Foreign Policy 1970-1983.

An undergraduate thesis B.Sc. submitted to the Department of Political Sciences, University of Jos-1980-1984.


Journal Articles

Plantain Theory and the Attainment of SDGs 2030 by African States: An Exposition

Frank, E. O. and Ukpere, W. I. (2021) | Journal of Economic Development, Environment and People Vol. 10(3) pp. 99-111

Theoretical and Conceptual Issues on Covid-19 Pandemic

Frank E.O. and Ubeng, E. E(2021)| Journal of Public Administration and Governance

The Value-Chain Theory of Rural Development: A developmental Approach for Nigeria.

Frank, E. O., Baseey, J.E. and Enwieme, R. (2021) | Akwa Journal of Arts Social Science Humanity Education (AJASSHE) Vol.1 (1) pp.6-16

States in the Continent: Development Bottlenecks in the 21st century.

Frank, E. O. (2021) | AKSU Journal of Social Sciences Vol.1 (1) pp.1-34

Federalism, Democracy and Development in Nigeria; An Analysis.

Frank, E. O. and Ebong, U.K. (2020) | Journal of Nigerian Political Science Association. Vol. 1(1) pp. 42-54

State Political Power: A Theoretical Exposition

E. O. Frank, (2020) | Uni of Public Governance and Administration Vol. 2, No.1 Oct 2019-March 2020 pp 19 -29

2019 Elections: Nigeria’s Annus Mirabilis

International Journal of Social Sciences (IJSS) Vol.12(1)

The 1999 Constitution and the Local Government Administration in Nigeria: An Analysis.

Frank, E. O. (2019) | International Journal of Social Sciences Vol. 13(4) pp. 102-114

The Theory of Enduring Public Enterprises in Politics.

Frank, E. O. (2019) | International Journal of Social Sciences Vol. 13 (1) pp.90-99

Paper Based and E-Procurement System: Implication for Corruption and Development

Frank, E. O. and Ebong, K. U. (2019) | Nigeria Journal of NPSA Vol. 1(1) pp.45-79

Nigeria and Sudan: A Comparative Study of the Internal Security Threats by Herdsmen and the Janjaweed Militia: A Discourse.

Frank, E. O. (2019) | Science Arena publication. Speciality Journal of Politics and Law Vol. 4(1)

Leadership and Diversification of Nigeria Economy: The Political Economy Perspective.

Frank, E. O. (2019) | Proceeding of 2019 International Conference on the Managing Nigeria Economic Diversification Lessons from other climes, Nnamdi Azikiwe University. Awka Vol.1(1) pp. 691-695

African Cultural Values A Disincentive for Development: An Explanda

Frank, E.O. (2019) | Journal of Academic Research in Economics (JARE) Vol. 11(2) pp. 428-442

Attitudinal Barriers to Federalism

Frank, E. O.(2018) | International Journal of the Social Sciences Vol.12(3) pp.147-159

The Paradigm of Accelerated Development in Nigeria.

Frank, E.O. (2018) | South-South Journal of Culture and Development Vol. 20(1) pp. 205-224

Plantain Theory of Sustainable Development: The Accelerated Increase Paradigm for Nigeria

Frank, E. O. (2017) | Social Science Review Vol. 3 (2) Dec. pp.66-72

Credibility of Local Government Elections in Nigeria Elections Observation Paradigm: The Case of Akwa Ibom State Local Government 2017 Election.

International Journal of the Social Sciences (IJSS) Vol. 11(4) pp.145-157

Restructuring Nigeria Internal Insurrections and True Federalism: The Way Forward.

Frank, E. O. (2017) | The Artist Journal (TAJ) Journal of the Faculty of Environmental Sciences. Vol. 2(1) pp.131-138

Making a Case for the BRACED Commission as the Development Agency for the South-South Zone of Nigeria: The Opportunity Cost.

Frank, E.O. (2017) | International Journal of the Social Sciences Vol. 11(2) pp.146-155

Actualization of the MDGs in Africa by 2015: A Study of the Impediments.

Frank, E.O. (2016) | Uyo Journal of Sustainable Development (UJSD) Vol.1 (1) pp. 176 – 189

Sustainable Development Plan (SDP) for Nigeria: Theoretic

Frank, E. O., Umo-Udo, .N.S., James, V., Ekpenyong, A., (2016) | Uyo Journal of Sustainable Development (UJSD) Vol. 1(1) pp. 1 – 13 .

The Underdevelopment of Nigeria and Africa: The MO Ibrahim Paradigm

Frank, E. O. (2016) | Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences – Vol. 7(2), March Supplement 1 pp. 70-78 Rome

Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs): The Theory of Constant Violence in Europe and Nigeria.

Frank, E. O. (2015) | African Journal of Social Sciences Sacha& Diamond Vol. 5 No 4 pp. 56-64

Plantain Theory of Sustainable Development

Frank, E. O. (2015) | Infinity Journal of Sustainable Development Studies. Vol. 8, No 2 pp. 294-316

A Critical Assessment of Conflict and Post-Conflict Management in Nigeria

Frank, E. O, Agweda, T. O., Odigie, S, A.(2015) | Ekpoma Journal of Social Sciences, Ambrose Ali University Edo State Vol. 5. No 2, March 2015 pp 13-24

An Integrated Approach to Elections and Conflict –Pursuant to 2015 and Beyond

Frank, E. O. (2014) | Uyo Journal of Politics and Administration – Dept. of Political Science and Public Administration Uyo- Vol. 1(1) pp. 197-203

The Political Economy of Nigeria’s Declining Power in Africa: Outcomes and Public Policy Options

Frank, E. O. (2014) | Nigerian Journal of Legislative Affairs (NJLA) Vol. 6(1) Jan-Dec., pp. 55-62

Nigeria: The Imperative of National Dialogue on 1999 Constitution

Frank, E. O. (2013) | South-South Journal of Culture and Development, Uyo Vol.15(2) Sept. pp. 152-179

Administration of National Integration in Nigeria: The Challenges and Prospects

Frank, E. O. and Ukpere, W. I. (2013) | Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences Vol.4(14), Nov. pp.481-489

Agricultural Development and Food Security in Nigeria: The Political Economy Approach

Frank, E. O. (2012) | Multi-Disciplinary Journal of Research and Development Perspective, University of Calabar Vol.1(1) pp. 142-151

Leadership, Policy Effectiveness and Development in Africa

Frank, E.O. and ODIGIE, S. A.(2012) | International Journal of Social Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Uyo, Vol.8(1) April pp. 87-102

The Impact of the Military Rule on Democracy in Nigeria

Frank, E. O. and Ukpere, W. I. (2012) | Kamla Raj Journal of Social Sciences Vol. 33(3) pp.285-292

Towards Credible Elections in Nigeria: Lessons from 2007 General Elections

Frank, E, O. (2011) | Review of Nigerian Political Economy Vol. 1(II) pp. 67- 86 University of Abuja

Models of Sustainable Development Initiatives for Rural Communities in Desert Areas: Lessons for Nigeria

Frank, E. O. (2011) | Hebrew University of Jerusalem (HUJI) Vol. (1) pp. 12-35

The Politics of Headcount in Nigeria: The Struggles for Numbers

Frank, E. O. (2010) | Abia Journal of Population Studies Vol.1910 pp.77-86 Abia State

The Sociology of Poverty in Africa: The Cultural Paradigm

Frank, E. O. (2010) | South-South Journal of Culture and Development, Vol. 12, No. 1

Accountability of Government through the Budgetary Process: A Paradigm Shift.

Frank, E. O. (2009) | Inter-Disciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research in Business Vol. 1(2) pp.38-49

The Political Economy of Global Financial Meltdown (Depression): The Implication for Nigeria

Frank, E. O. (2009) | Global Journal of Social Science Vol. 8(1) pp. 111-117.

The Nigerian State in the Stage of Primitive Accumulation

Frank, E. O. (2008) | International Researcher. A Multi-Disciplinary Journal of the Graduate School University of Calabar Vol. 1(2) pp.1-12 Calabar

The Seven-Point Agenda and Vision 2020: The Political Economy Paradigm

Frank, E.O.(2008) | African Journal of Stability and Development Vol 2(2) pp. 28-46 Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko

Poverty Eradication In Nigeria: Problems and Prospects.

Frank, E.O.(2008) | African Journal of Politic and Administrative Studies (AJPAS). Volume 4, No 1, Sept.

Wage Reforms for Productivity in the Nigerian Civil Service: An Evaluation 1997-2003

Frank, E. O. (2007) | African Journal of Stability and Development Vol.1(2) pp.68-82. Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko Ondo State

Public Administration and the Challenges of National Development

Frank, E. O. (2007) | International Journal of Development Studies Vol. 2(2) pp. 36-41

Protestant Ethics and Capitalism: The Luther/Weber Dialectics

Frank, E. O. (2007) | BIUDISCOURSE. Journal of Arts and Education Vol. 2(1) pp71-82 Benin-City

Public Administration and the Challenges for National Development: The Civil Service Perspective.

Frank, E. O. (2007) | International Journal of Development Studies Vol. 2(3) pp.53-58

The State and Human Rights: Theory and Evidence

Frank, E. O. and Duru, E.J.C. (2007) | Journal of Policy and Development Studies Vol. 1(2) pp.72-77. Dept. of Business Administration Enugu State University of Technology, Enugu

Niger-Delta Region of Nigeria: A Socio-Economic Perspective of the Conflict

Frank, E. O. (2005) | International Journal of Social and Policy Issues 3(2) pp. 226-234

The 1999 Constitution and the Local Government Administration in Nigeria: An Analysis

E. O. Frank (2020) | International Journal of Social Sciences (IJSS) –Faculty of Social Sciences University of Uyo Vol. 14, No 1 Jan-March 2020 pp 104 -118


Book Chapters

Education Policy in Nigeria: An Historical Overview

E. O. Frank & E. E. Enwieme (2021) | In Issues in Public Policy Analysis and Decision-Making (Ed) E. I. Ejere, E.O. Frank & A. N Udofia. Uyo: Heritage Printing Press pp 254-267

Perspective in Nigeria’s Agriculture Policies

E. O. Frank (2021) | In Issues in Public Policy Analysis and Decision-Making (Ed) E. I. Ejere, E.O.Frank & A. N Udofia. Uyo: Heritage Printing Press pp 147 – 165

Local Government Structure in Nigeria: The Major Challenge to Effective Service Delivery

E.O. Frank, & R. Enwieme (2021) | In (Ed) G.T. Umoette, E.J. Tom & O.H Ataide- Contemporary Issues in Public Administration and Governance: The Nigerian Experience. Calabar: University of Calabar Press pp 102-108

The New Public Management System for Nigeria: Problems and Prospects

E.O. Frank (2021) | In (Ed) G.T. Umoette, E.J. Tom & O.H Ataide- Contemporary Issues in Public Administration and Governance: The Nigerian Experience. Calabar: University of Calabar Press pp 31-40

Minority Ethnic Nationalities Victims of Population Displacement in Nigeria

E.O. Frank (2021) | (Ed)A. Philips, A.Noah & A. Otoabasi, Fortress of Tents: Dynamics of Population Displacements in Nigeria, Abuja: Brandmore Communication pp 195-218

State Policing and Security Sector Governance in Nigeria

E. O. Frank (2019) | (Ed) Celestine Bassey & Maurice Ogbonnaya Internal Security Crisis and Community Policing in Nigeria –Policy Options and Strategies, Lagos: Concept Publications Ltd pp 557 - 576

The Concept of Politics and Power

E. O. Frank (2019) | In Political Analysis Edited Edet J. T., David A. A. and Amadu J. A.

Militarism, Militarization and Demilitarization in Africa in ‘Defence Transformation and the Consolidation of Democracy in Nigeria

Frank, E. O. (2017) | (Ed) by Prof. Usman Tar, Publication of Centre for Defence Studies and Documentation Nigeria Defence Academy -Kaduna pp. 377 –392

Neo-Liberalism and the New Public Management in Nigeria

Frank, E. O. (2017) | A chapter in the Hand Book of Administrative Development Reforms Theory and Practice in Nigeria, (Eds) by C. N. Oguonu & O.M. Ikeanyibe University of Nigeria – Department of Public Administration, Nsukka. Pp 119 – 142

The Politics of the EFCC and ICPC and Nigeria’s Development

Frank, E. O. (2017) | In Government and Politics in Nigeria, 1914-2014 (Eds). O. A. Bamisaye & OluAwofeso Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife pp. 159-176

African Socialism

E. O. Frank (2012) | In African Political Philosophy Edited by Professor Godsfrey O. Ozumba and Elijah John Uyo: ElJohn Press pp. 131-146

The Nigerian Socio-Economic Reforms: An Evaluation

E. O. Frank (2008) | In Socio-Economic Reforms in Nigeria, Edited by Sunday A. Idahosa and Sam Guobadia


Books/Monographs

Political Soldiering - the Theory of Military in Politics and Governance

Frank, E. O. (2018) | Uyo: Robert minder publishers 236p

Rural Development (Theories-Issues and Practices)

Frank, E. O. (2016) | Uyo. Von-Hauz Publishers.70 p

Public Administration: Theories and Practices in Nigeria - A Text for African Universities, (Revised and Enlarged Second Edition)

Frank, E. O. (2015) | Uyo: Robert-Minder Inter. Publishers 216 p.

Political Theory-Foundation of Social Organizations and Government

Frank. E. O. (2015) | Uyo: Robert minders International Ltd. 275p

Comprehensive Questions and Answers on Government and Political Ideas (2013) for West African Schools and Universities

Frank, E. O. (2013) | Uyo: INELA Publishers 380p

The Political Sociology of Nigeria-An Analysis of Political Culture and Behaviors

Frank, E. O. (2009) | 198p–available online at www.Worldcat library

Effective Administration Of The Local Government System: Problems, Challenges And The Prospects
The Political Economy And Youth Entrepreneurial Leadership, Implications For Self – Employments
Training Manual On Ending Violence Against Women And Girls
Oron Union: Leadership Challenges And Mass Mobilization Of Akwa Ibom State For The Actualization Of Agenda 2015
Negotiation Techniques For Effective Leadership
Strenthening Good Governance and Democratic Processes at the Local Level in Nigeria - Akwa Ibom State
Globalization And Unemployment In Nigeria: The Political Economy Perspective



 

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