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Vol 4, No 6 (2013)

Special Issue - July 2013

Table of Contents


Extension Management Competency Needs of Agricultural Extension Agents in Kenya PDF
Mary Lopokoiyit, Christopher Onyango, Joash K. Kibett 11
Parenting: Examples from Male/Female Literary Works PDF
E. D. Simon, Obonganwan E. Edim 21
Leadership, Governance, and Poverty in Nigeria PDF
Kingsley Ufuoma Omoyibo 29
Regionalization of Water Supply and Sewerage Companies as a Solution for the Efficiency of Water Supply and Sewerage Sector: Case of Albania PDF
Evis Gjebrea, Oltjana Zoto 37
“Climate Finance Issues”: Implications for Climate Change Adaptation for Food Security in Southern Africa PDF
Costa Hofisi, Blessing Chigavazira, Stephen Mago, Miriam Hofisi 47
Determinants of Market Orientation Adoption among Small and Medium Enterprises (SMES) in South Africa PDF
Job Dubihlela 55
Aminata Sow Fall’s Works: A Compendium of Development-Oriented Issues PDF
Irene Udousoro 67
The Politics of Youth Violence in Rumuekpe and its Impact on Rumuekpe Community Development, 2004-2010 PDF
Goddey Wilson 73
Cultural Hegemony in Open Distance Learning: Does it Really Matter? PDF
Victor J. Pitsoe, Mpho M. Dichaba 83
Land Holders and Fire Insurance: Case of Lagos Nigeria 2013 PDF
Nneoma Iroaganachi, Joseph Kalu Ufere 91
Trade Unions in Nigeria and the Challenge of Internal Democracy PDF
Toyin Adefolaju 97
An Investigation of the Relationship between Oil Prices and Inflation in South Africa PDF
Ferdinand Niyimbanira 105
Public Administration and the Challenge of National Development in Nigeria: Issues and Concerns PDF
Hassan Achimugu, Makoji Roberts Stephen, Abdullahi Aliyu 113
An Empirical Investigation on the Impact of Corporate Social Responsibility on Brand Equity within Perceived Service Quality Framework PDF
Ghorbani Hassan, Seyedeh Masoomeh Abdollahi, Mehdi Chini 119
The Effect of Using Anticipation Guide Strategy on Iranian EFL Learners’ Comprehension of Culturally Unfamiliar Texts PDF
Mona Roozkhoon, Elham Rahmani Samani 127
Development Model of Elderly Health Care Behavior with Public Mind PDF
Jarun Jukravalchaisri, Kessanee Koktatong, Utaiwan Koktatong 141
Effects of Succession Planning Programs on Staff Retention PDF
Stephen Nyikuli Eshiteti, Ochieng Okaka, Samuel N. Maragia, Odhiambo Odera, Emmanuel Kayode Akerele 157
Effect of Mind-Mapping as a Self-Regulated Learning Strategy on Students’ Achievement in Basic Science and Technology PDF
S O Adodo 163
Investigating Effective Factors on Emotional Dissonance Among Nurses (Case Study; Tehran West Region Hospital's) PDF
Akbar Talebpour, Jafar Mikaeli, Mousa Khedmatgozar Khoshdel 173
Treatment of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder in Vlora PDF
Sulltana Bilbili 183
The Formalization of the Knowledge Management in the Managerial Approach in the Algerian Firms: Case of the Territorial Direction of Algeria Telecom of Tlemcen PDF
Abdelheq Lachachi, Abdelatif Kerzabi, Mustapha Houhou 191
Effects of Exchange Rate Variation on Price Level and Output Growth in Bangladesh PDF
Abdullahil Mamun, Abdul Hamid Chowdhury, Shahanara Basher 205
Financial Globalisation and Domestic Investment in Developing Countries: Evidence from Nigeria PDF
Esther Olufunmilayo Adegbite, Kehinde Adekunle Adetiloye 213
The Democratic Impact of European Integration: Case Study of Albania PDF
Indrit Shtupi, Arjan Vasjari 223
A Comparison of the Traditional and Simplified Methods for Water Poverty Index Calculation PDF
Charles van der Vyver 229
Issues of Access to and Utilization of Project Services amongst Communities with the EU-MPP6 Water Supply and Sanitation Projects in Imo State, Nigeria PDF
O.N. Ezirim, E.C. Onyenechere 239
Hybridity in Meja Mwangi’s Little White Man PDF
Elizabeth A. Odhiambo 267
Arts, Tourism and the Environment: An Overview of Critical Intersections in Nigeria PDF
Esekong H. Andrew, Elizabeth Andrew-Essien 275
The Environmental Behavior Research in Pakistan: Why it is Needed? And What Questions it Should Address? PDF
Faiz Rasool 285
Scoring the HIV/AIDS Awareness Campaign Goal: Evidence from a Historically Disadvantaged Higher Education Institution in South Africa PDF
Costa Hofisi, Shamiso Kachidza 295
Albania’s Integration in EU PDF
Darjel Sina, Arjan Vasjari 305
A Qualitative Exploration of Professionals’ Perceptions on Entrepreneurial Intentions: A Case of Lecturers at a South African University PDF
Ferdinand Niyimbanira 315
Effect of Multiple Taxation on the Performance of Small and Medium Scale Business Enterprises. (A Study of West African Ceremics Ajeokuta, Kogi State) PDF
J.F Adebisi, D.O. Gbegi 323
Local Government Service Delivery in Nigeria: An Empirical Comparison of Government Efforts and the People’s Expectations PDF
Hassan Achimugu, Makoji Roberts Stephen, Uyo Joy Agboni 335
Hawthorne and Republicanism: The Scarlet Letterand the writer’s Contextual Motivations PDF
Bamshad Hekmatshoar Tabari, Mohammad Javad Mohammadi 347
A Critical Analysis of Tax Avoidance in the South African Income Tax Act 58 of 1962, as Amended PDF
Jean Chrysostome Kanamugire 351
Legal Innovations to the Strasbourg Court and the Decision Qama versus Albania PDF
Darjel Sina, Arjan Vasjari 365
Financialization of Green Capital: A Panacea? PDF
Mabutho Sibanda 371
Focus on Structural and Lexical Ambiguity in English Newspaper Headlines Written by Native and Non-Native Journalists: A Contrastive Study PDF
G. Khamahani, Ilham M. Tahirov 379
An Integration of Supply-chain Activity Imperatives by Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in South Africa’s Emfuleni Municipality PDF
Job Dubihlela, Osayuwamen Omoruyi 385
The Homogeneity of Igbo Culture PDF
Happiness C. Ogbu 393
Exchange Rate Volatility Effect on Trade Variations in Nigeria PDF
Oyovwi O. Dickson, Ukavwe Andrew 401
The Role of Monarchy in the State-Building Process of Albania PDF
Indrit Shtupi, Arjan Vasjari 407
The Response of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange to Changes in Exchange Rate Regimes PDF
Paul-Francois Muzindutsi 413
The Niger Delta Crisis in Nigeria: Pre and Post Amnesty Situation PDF
Simon Odey Erıng, Glory Eteng Bassey, Ebenezer Levi Odike 421
The Effect of Unemployment Rate on Gross Domestic Product: Case of South Africa PDF
Teboho Jeremiah Mosikari 429
The Negative Consequences of the Restructuring of the Albanian Banking System since the 90s PDF
Alqi Naqellari 435
Supervision for Quality Assurance in Universal Basic Education Programme in Nigeria PDF
Olaleye Florence Oluremi, Babatope Kolade Oyewole 447
The Future of European Union and Some of the Challenges it has to Face PDF
Zemaida Kastrati Mozali 453
The Essence of Symbols on Igbo Modern Thrones PDF
Ogbu Chinyere Happiness 457
Sociological Analysis of the Relation Between the Uses of Virtual Social Networks and Life Style of the Young (Case Study of Facebook and the Young of Isfahan) PDF
Soraya Memar, Samad Adlipour, Ezzatollah Khosravi 469
Ethical Leadership, Corruption and Irresponsible Governance: Rethinking the African Dilemma PDF
Godwyns Ade’ Agbude, Paebi Ibenadou Etete 481
Print Journalism in Morocco: From the Pre-colonial Period to the Present Day PDF
Hamza Tayebi 497
The Role of Islam and Natural Resources in Current Mali Political Turmoil PDF
Abdi O. Shuriye, Dauda Sh. Ibrahim 507
The Untapped Role of Civil-Servants at Revamping Ilorin Emirate Economy PDF
Mohammed Olanrewaju Ibrahim, Mufutau Ayinla Abdul-Yakeen 515
Financing Social Development in South Africa: A Case of Rural-Based NGOS in The Health Sector PDF
Miriam Hofisi, Costa Hofisi 523
The Social Problem of Kidnapping and its Implications on the Socio-Economic Development of Nigeria: A Study of Uyo Metropolis PDF
John Domingo Inyang, Ubong Evans Abraham 531
Teaching and Learning in the Inclusive Classroom: What Foundation Phase Teachers Do? PDF
Jacomina Motitswe, Matseliso L. Mokhele 545
Measuring the Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Efficiency and Productivity of the Banking System in South Africa PDF
Andrew Maredza, Sylvanus Ikhide 553
A Microeconomic Analysis of Energy Choice Behaviour in South Lunzu Township, Malawi PDF
Betchani H. M. Tchereni 569
Fiscal Policy and Unemployment in South Africa: 1980 – 2010 PDF
Genius Murwirapachena, Ireen Choga, Andrew Maredza, Nehemiah Mavetera 579
The Right and Justice Between What is Right and What is Useful PDF
Arjan Vasjari 589
Health Sector Reforms: Implications for Maternal and Child Healthcare in South Africa PDF
Fadila Jumare, Kanayo Ogujiuba, Stiegler Nancy 593
The Right of the Children to Know Their Origin in Adopting and Medically Assisted Reproduction PDF
Juelda Lamçe, Enarda Çuni 605
Challenges of Microfinance Access in Nigeria: Implications for Entrepreneurship Development PDF
Ogujiuba Kanayo, Fadila Jumare, Stiegler Nancy 611
Developments in Christianity in Southwestern Nigeria Immediately after the First World War PDF
Ogunrinade Adewale O., Ogbole Friday Abu 619
Exploring Mathematics Classroom Practices in South African Multilingual Settings PDF
Percy Sepeng 627
A Study of Errors Arising from Property Investment Income Capitalization Techniques PDF
Abayomi.O. Ibiyemi, Martins.T.A Adenipekun 639
Legislative Constituency Project in Nigeria: Implication for National Development PDF
Patrick Nnadozie Udefuna, Fadila Jumare, Francis Ojo Adebayo 647
Contemporary Humanism: Sartre’s Existentialist Humanism and Heideggerean Humanism PDF
Ufuk Özen 665
Obstacles to the Development of Critical Thinking Dispositions Among Student Teachers at Morgenster Teachers’ College, Zimbabwe PDF
Davison Zireva, Moeketsi Letseka 671
Family Reunification in Albania: A Comparative Study in the Context of Albanian Integration in the EU PDF
Erjona Canaj, Arjan Vasjari 681
Economic Diversification in Nigeria: Any Role for Solid Mineral Development? PDF
Olumide .S. Ayodele, Sabastine Akongwale, Udefuna Patrick Nnadozie 691
The Sustainability of Donor Funded Projects in Malawi PDF
Costa Hofisi, Martha Chizimba 705
Reasons for Pakistani Women to Stay/Leave an Abusive Relation PDF
Qudsia Tariq 715
Free Movement of Albanian Goods within the European Union. New Challenges in the Context of Integration PDF
Erjona Canaj, Arjan Vasjari 737
The Evolution of Access to Drinking Water and Sanitation Coverage in Urban Centers of Selected African Countries PDF
Saidou Baba Oumar, Devi Datt Tewari 747
A Study of Language and Power in Persian Workplace Discourse with a Focus on Forms of Address and Politeness Strategies PDF
Bahram Behin, Elaheh Shekary 763

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