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Vol 4, No 13 (2013)

November 2013

Table of Contents


A Review of the Powers and Jurisdictional Remit of the Ombudsman Institution in Botswana PDF
Daniel Adetoritse Tonwe 11
The Requirement of Advantage to Creditors in South African Insolvency Law – a Critical Appraisal PDF
Jean Chrysostome Kanamugire 19
A Strategy towards Inclusive Education in the 21 Century: A Case of Gauteng, South Africa PDF
Dikeledi Mahlo 37
Investigation of the Collaborative Relationship between Industry and Academic Education in Open and Distance Learning: A South African Context PDF
Patrick Nkhangweleni Mafenya 43
Issues of Language and Mathematics: Contexts and Sense-Making in Word Problem-Solving PDF
Percy Sepeng 51
Teaching-Research-Innovation Nexus: Towards an Entrepreneurial University of Technology PDF
A.H. Louw, K.C. Moloi 63
State Obligation towards the Fulfillment of the Right to Health: A Study in Bangladesh Perspective PDF
Jalal Uddin, Suraya Momtaz, Mohammad Saidul Islam 73
Principals’ Perceptions of the Influence of Mandates on the Work Performance of Teachers PDF
Bennie R. Grobler, Kholeka C. Moloi, J Nemukula Fhatuwani 87
Human Rights Violations in Bangladesh: A Study of the Violations by the Law Enforcing Agencies PDF
Suraya Momtaz 101
Transgressing the Boundaries: Re-Imagining Gender in Education PDF
Kholeka Constance Moloi, Mamohale Dimema 119
A Conceptual Framework for Analysing Teaching Difficulties in the Science Classroom PDF
Awelani V. Mudau 125
2011 National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union (Nehawu) Workers’ Strike in One University of Technology (UOT) PDF
Teboho Pankratius Bojabotseha, Kholeka Constance Moloi 133
Teachers’ Competency in Responding to the Needs of Learners with Barriers to Learning PDF
Lloyd Daniel Nkoli Tlale 143
Between Fidelity and Freedom in Translation Studies PDF
Alba Frashëri, Ardiana Hyso Kastrati 149
Rethinking the Role of the Military in the Modernisation of the Nigerian Local Government System PDF
Daniel Adetoritse Tonwe, Eddy Akpomera 153
Theory and Practice Divide in the Implementation of the Inclusive Education Policy: Reflections through Freire and Bronfenbrenner’s Lenses PDF
Dikeledi Mahlo 163
Deportees in Inadmissible Facility Have Right to Apply for Asylum Abdi and Another v Minister of Home Affairs and Others 2011 3 SA 37 (SCA) PDF
Jean Chrysostome Kanamugire, Shaida Alli 171
Teaching and Learning the Mathematical Exponential and Logarithmic Functions: A Transformation Approach PDF
Sello Makgakga, Percy Sepeng 177
Issues in Security, Good Governance and its Challenges to Economic Growth and Development PDF
Alhaji Ahmadu Ibrahim 187
Perennial Water Crisis in Ghana: Effects on Girl-Child Education PDF
Baba Iddrisu Musah 193
Assessment of the Impact of Foreign Aid on Economic Growth: Evidence From 26 HIPC Sub-Sahara African Countries PDF
Yananga Phiri, Betchani H. M. Tchereni 201
The Fluctuating Nature of Risk Management Models PDF
Diana Viljoen, S. Wedzerai Musvoto 211
An Econometric Evidence of the Interactions between Inflation and Economic Growth in South Africa PDF
Ferdinand Niyimbanira 219
Information and Communication Technologies(ICT): A Panacea to Achieving Effective Goals in Institutional Administration PDF
Liverpool E. Onyije, Jacinta A. Opara 227
The Relationship between Early Maladaptive Schemas and Anxious/Ambivalent Attachment Style in Individuals with Borderline Personality Disorder PDF
Rozita Astaneh, Hadi Bahrami, Hojjatollah Farahani 231
An Exploration of Factors that Limit the Long-Term Survival and Development of Micro and Survivalist Enterprises: Empirical Evidence from the Informal Economy in South Africa PDF
Maud Victoria Hutchinsonv, Marie de Beer 237
A Business Survival Framework for African Immigrant-Owned Businesses in the Cape Town Metropolitan Area of South Africa PDF
Robertson K. Tengeh 247
Investigating the Impacts of Real Exchange Rates on Economic Growth: A Case study of South Africa. PDF
Kin Sibanda, Ronney Ncwadi, Courage Mlambo 261
Structure of the Rural and Urban Population in Gjirokastra Circuit and Its Changes during the Twenty Years, from 1989 to 2009. PDF
Valbona Duri, Maringlen Sherifi, Irena Boboli 275
Conscious Leadership: A Conceptual Framework of Elements for Short-Term and Long-Term Effectiveness PDF
E.J. van Niekerk, P.duP. van Niekerk 283
Much Cry and Little Wool: Judicial Mediation Policy in Action in W Court PDF
Xin Xin 293
Geo-economic Quandaries and Educational Exclusion in the Context of pastoralists The Case of Dasanech Children in Southern Omo, Ethiopia PDF
Ziyn Engdasew Woldab, Melese Mekonnen 305
A Comparative Study of South African and Zimbabwean Science Teacher Education Programmes: Some Theoretical Reflections PDF
Nicholas Zezekwa, Awelani V. Mudau, Nkopodi Nkopodi 317
Making Sense of Errors Made by Learners in Mathematical Word Problem Solving PDF
Percy Sepeng, Sithembile Sigola 325
The Future of Standard Form Contracts in South Africa with Particular Reference to Recent Developments in the Law PDF
Jean Chrysostome Kanamugire 335
An Investigation of First-Year Students’ Pedagogical Readiness to E-Learning and Assessment in Open and Distance Learning: An University of South Africa Context PDF
Patrick N. Mafenya 353
Contextual Influences of Substance Abuse Problems among School Children PDF
Lloyd D.N. Tlale, Sarah E. Dreyer 361
Policy Implementation and Impact Review: A Case of MGNREGA in India PDF
Arsalan Ali Farooquee 367
Monetary Transmission Mechanism in Nigeria: A Causality Test PDF
Bernhard Ozofere Ishioro 377
The Determinants of Domestic Air Passenger Demand in the Republic of South Africa PDF
Olebogeng Ambrocius Baikgaki, Olebogeng David Daw 389
SMME Owners’ Financial Literacy and Business Growth PDF
C.E. Eresia-Eke, C. Raath 397
Societal Insecurities in Western Balkans. A Case Study on Macedonia PDF
Granit Zela 407
Budget Deficit-Inflation Nexus in South Africa: VAR Analysis PDF
John Khumalo 415
The Metamorphosis of Normative Feminism in Pride and Prejudice as Descriptive Feminism in Beloved: Inevitable Path of a Woman PDF
Mahmoda Khaton Siddika 425
A Glance into Interactions in Some South African Township Mathematics Classrooms PDF
Mapula G Ngoepe 435
Education Financing in Kenya: Parents’ Perceptions about the Implementation of the Cost-Sharing Policy in Secondary School Education PDF
Jedidah Wambugu, Sello Mokoena 441
Implementation of the Right to Adequate Housing: A Glaring Paradigm of Sri Lankav PDF
Taslima Khanam, Anju Man Ara Begum 447
Reflections in Open Distance learning (ODL) through the lens Community of Inquiry (CoI) PDF
Thulani Zengele 455
Exploring Pre-Service Teachers’ Views Regarding Teaching for Transformation: A Proposed Autonomous-Transformative Framework for Higher Education Institutions PDF
June M Palmer, Micheal M van Wyk 463
Nation Branding as a Strategic Marketing Approach to Foreign Direct Investment Promotion: The Case of Zimbabwe PDF
Tafadzwa Matiza, Olabanji. A. Oni 475
Performance Assessment of Partnership Estate Surveying and Valuation Firms in Lagos State, Nigeria PDF
Oloke Olayinka Clement, Ijasan Kolawole Clement, Oyedele Bamidele Joseph 489
Double Orphanhood: A Psychosocial Barrier to Assimilation of Learning Schemes in Child-Headed Households PDF
Emily Ganga, M. C. Maphalala 499
Discussion Forums and Weblogs: A Means to Fostering Learning PDF
Lydia Mbati 513
Household Savings in South Africa: An Econometric Analysis PDF
Itumeleng Pleasure Mongale, Janine Mukuddem-Petersen, Mark A. Petersen, Christelle Meniago 519
Working Capital Structure and Financing Pattern of Selected JSE-Listed Firms PDF
Farai Kwenda, Merle Holden 531
The Impact of Social Grants on Rural Women: Perspectives from ABET Practitioners PDF
Lineo Johnson, Mpho Dichaba 541
Neuroticism as a Determinant of Job Satisfaction among Bank Employees PDF
Clifford Kendrick Hlatywayo, Tatenda Shaleen Mhlanga, Tawanda Zingwe 549
Learner Support to Adult Students in Open Distance and Learning: University of South Africa Lecturers’ Views PDF
Gezani P Baloyi 555
The Economic Determinants of Budget Deficits in South Africa PDF
Genius Murwirapachena, Andrew Maredza, Ireen Choga 561
Descriptive Experiences on Photojournalism Practice: A Cross River and Akwa Ibom States’ Confession PDF
Ndoma J. Brown 571
A Study of the Poverty Alleviation Communication Practices of the German Agro Action in Gokwe South Rural District of Zimbabwe PDF
Collet Tasaranago, Abiodun Salawu 581
Scoring Local Economic Development Goals in South Africa: Why Local Government is Failing to Score PDF
Costa Hofisi, Roland Mbeba, Andrew Maredza, Ireen Choga 591
The Determinants of Housing Tenure Choice: Evidence from Micro Data PDF
Francis Tandoh, Davi Datt Tewari 597
An Investigation of Corporate Financial Strategies Used by Banking Institutions during the Hyper-Inflationary Period in Zimbabwe PDF
Richard Mhlanga, Mabutho Sibanda 609
Constraints in the Management of Teachers’ Continuing Professional Development for Curriculum Reform Implementation in South Africa PDF
Thabo Phorabatho, Patrick Mafora 617
The Impact of the Old Age Grant on Rural Households in Nkonkobe Municipality in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa PDF
Pius Tanga Tangwe, Priscilla Gutura 627
The Main Structural Patterns of Verbal Phraseological Units in English and Albanian PDF
Rovena Vora, Esmeralda Subashi 637
Promotion of Public Participation in School Environment PDF
Phillip F.A Matshe, Victor J. Pitsoe 643
Foregrounding the Quest for Lost Identity in Wright's Native Son PDF
Ali Poordaryaei Nejad 653
Sociological Explanation of the Advancements in Iranian Artistic Cinema after the Islamic Revolution (with Emphasis on the Two Decades: 1980s -1990s) PDF
Hamid Sanatjoo, Mehdi Adibi 659
Electricity End-Use Efficiency in Ghana: Experience with Technologies, Policies and Institutions PDF
John Bosco Dramani, D.D. Tewari 669
Migration at Border: An Anthropological Study on Cross-border Oraons in North 24-Parganas, W.Bengal, India PDF
Manas Ray, Chinmay Biswas 683
Emotional Dissonance and Job Satisfaction: The Moderating Role of Organisational Commitment and Task Significance PDF
Letizia Dal Santo, Sabine Pohl, Adalgisa Battistelli 691
Development of Small and Medium Business in Tirana PDF
Bitila Shosha 699
Socio - Religious Implications of Child Adoption in Igboland South Eastern Nigeria PDF
Chinyere T. Nwaoga Nwaoga 705
The Training-of-Trainers Initiative and the Advancement of Economics Education in South African Schools: The Case of Free State FET Schools PDF
Micheal M van Wyk 711
An Investigation into the Institutional Response of South African Public Universities to HIV/AIDS PDF
Jack Chokwe, Lynette Naidoo, Phathizwe Manana, Blessing Mbatha, Suwisa Muchengetwa 727
Theoretical Development of the Individualised Individual Theory: A Qualitative Study of Cultural Practices in Nigeria and Women Students in Higher Education PDF
Onoriode Collins Potokri, Venitha Pillay 735
Values Education as a Social Instrument for Reducing Corruption, Poverty and Inequality PDF
Victor J. Pitsoe 745
Teenage Pregnancy in South African Schools: Challenges, Trends and Policy Issues PDF
Mashudu R. Ramulumo, Victor J. Pitsoe 755
Transport Infrastructure Investment and Transport Sector Productivity on Economic Growth in South Africa (1975-2011) PDF
Priviledge Cheteni 761
HIV/AIDS: Its Impact in the Zimbabwean School Curriculum PDF
Lawrence Mapaire, Mutendwahothe Walter Lumadi 773
Professionalising Peripheral Police Officers in Kenya: Implications For Curriculum Development PDF
Kenedy Onyango Asembo, Mutendwahothe Walter Lumadi 781
The Role of E-Learning in the Professional Development of Student Teachers in Cameroon: A Discourse in Curriculum PDF
Mutendwahothe Walter Lumadi, Kibinkiri Eric Len 791
Vicious Attacks on Foreign Nationals in South Africa: An Entrenched Culture of Impunity PDF
Raligilia Happy Konanani, Kola O. Odeku 801
An Overview of Dismissal of Managerial Employees for Breach of Fiduciary Duties PDF
Konanani Happy Raligilia, Kola O. Odeku 809
An Analysis of the Role of Pension Funds Adjudicator in South Africa PDF
Lufuno Nevondwe, Kola O. Odeku 817
An Overview of the Constitutional Right to Clean Environment and Sustainable Development PDF
Lufuno Nevondwe, Kola O. Odeku 829
The Right of Access to Health Care Services: Pitfalls and Prospects PDF
Lufuno Nevondwe, Kola O. Odeku 837
Constitutional Right to Education in South Africa: A Myth or a Reality? PDF
Lufuno Nevondwe, Kola O. Odeku 847
Commercial Sex Work Phenomenon: Issues in Perspectives PDF
Kola O. Odeku 861
Employee’s Perception of Fairness of Advancement: Implications for Fair Labour Practices PDF
Kola O. Odeku 867

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