Introduction This study is appropriate since it helps members in the society to understand the effects of ostracism on the victims. The study is justifiable in that ostracism is common in societies and groups. Various factors contribute to ostracism. In this regard, it is important to bring to the attention of members of a group or society aspects associated with ostracism in order to enable them to do the necessary whenever appropriate regarding this. Ostracism need not be direct. It can occur in different ways
The method used in this study explicitly explains the procedure followed in ...