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Vol 5, No 10 (2014)

Special Issue - June 2014

Table of Contents


Supervisory Support Key to Female Career Satisfaction PDF
Paul Poisat, Michelle Mey, Anthonie Theron 11
Stakeholder Relations Management as a Public Relations Tool for Socio-Economic Development in Nigeria PDF
Okechukwu Itanyi, Wilfred I. Ukpere 21
Administrative Responsibility and Moral Action: Are These Workable Panaceas for Strengthening the Competency Paradigm in Nigeria’s Public Service PDF
Albert. T Akume 31
Mortgage Origination: Important Lessons for South Africa PDF
Anthea P Amadi-Echendu 45
Working Capital Management Practices of Immigrant Entrepreneurs in South Africa PDF
Olawale Fatoki 52
The Relevance of Modern Technology Usage on the Business Ventures of Kenyan Women Entrepreneurs PDF
Celestine Lugaye Ukpere, Andre D. Slabbert, Wilfred I. Ukpere 58
Elders Decry the Loss of Ubuntu PDF
Mishack T Gumbo 67
Employee Welfare Programmes: Panacea Towards Improving Labour Productivity in the Service Sector In Nigeria PDF
Moshood Ayınde Hassan 78
An Assessment of the Impact of Road Construction on Land Use Pattern in Urban Centres in Nigeria, A Case Study of Jalingo LGA, Taraba State Nigeria PDF
E. D. Oruonye 82
Government Expenditures and Economic Growth: The Nigerian Experience PDF
Robinson Monday Olulu, Eravwoke Kester Erhieyovwe, Ukavwe Andrew 89
The Effect of Foreign Direct Investment on Economic Growth: Evidence from South Africa PDF
Adrino Mazenda 95
The Impact of Effective Inventory Control Management on Organisational Performance: A Study of 7up Bottling Company Nile Mile Enugu, Nigeria PDF
Ann I. Ogbo, Wilfred I. Ukpere 109
Private Savings and Liquidity Preference: Survey of Zimbabwean Households PDF
Tafadzwa R Chikwanha, Free Ncube, Jacqueline T Chikwanha 119
Imports and Economic Growth: Algeria as a Case Study 1990-2010 PDF
Guennouni Habib, Tsabet Abderrahmane, Adouka Lakhdar 127
Inflation Targeting and Inflation Indicators: The Case of Inflation Targeting in South Africa PDF
Leward Jeke, R. Ncwadi 136
Gender Influences in the Labour Market: The Case of BRICS PDF
Pinky Lalthapersad-Pillay 146
Long and Short Term Effect of China’s Non Oil Import Dominance in Nigeria PDF
Oseni Michael 156
The Status of Internal Controls in Fast Moving Small Medium and Micro Consumer Goods Enterprises within the Cape Peninsula PDF
Luyolo Siwangaza, Yolande Smit, Bruwer Juan-Pierré, Wilfred I. Ukpere 163
Empirical Evidence of the Moderating Effect of Effective Audit Committee on Audit Experience in the Public Sector: Perception of Internal Auditors PDF
Mu’azu Saidu Badara, Siti Zabedah Saidin 176
Indigenising the Curricula in Ethiopia from a Gamo Ethnic Group Perspective: The Case of Constitutional, Policy and Strategy Provisions PDF
DM Yishak, MT Gumbo 185
Rethinking Issues of Migration and Brain Drain of Health-Related Professionals: New Perspectives PDF
Chux Gervase Iwu 198
Challenges in Operating Micro-Enterprises by African Foreign Entrepreneurs in Cape Town, South Africa PDF
Risimati Maurice Khosa, Vivence Kalitanyi 205
The Competencies and Challenges of Leading a Student Entrepreneurship Organisation in South Africa PDF
Olawale Fatoki 216
The Dimensions of Oil Conflict and Impact on Nigeria’s Federal Relations: A Review PDF
Albert. T. Akume 222
The Effect of Workforce Diversity on Organizational Performance of Selected Firms in Nigeria PDF
Ann I. Ogbo, Kifordu Anyibuofu Anthony, Wilfred I. Ukpere 231
International E-Conveyancing Strategies: Lessons for South Africa PDF
Anthea P Amadi-Echendu, Magaret Phillips, Kudakwashe Chodokufa 237
Tourism SMMEs and Policy Formulation: Recent Evidence from Namibia PDF
Elias Nyakunu, Christian M. Rogerson 244
Perceptions of Electronic Banking Services by Clients in the Limpopo Province of South Africa PDF
Simon Chidindi, J. T. van Niekerk, Tafadzwa Matiza 253
Economic Empowerment Policies and Economic Growth in the Post-Apartheid South Africa – A Cointegration and Granger Causality PDF
R. Ncwadi, S. Onceya, B. Siswana 268
The Marginalisation of the Gamo Ethnic Group through Curriculum Planning and Processes in Ethiopia PDF
DM Yishak, MT Gumbo 285
The Effect of Acceptability and Enforceability of International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS) on Global Accounting Standard Convergence PDF
Siti Zabedah Saidin, Mu’azu Saidu Badara, Mohammed Lawal Danrimi 295
Technology Access Centres and Community Development: The Case of the Eastern Cape Province in South Africa PDF
Zandi Lesame, Vuyolwethu Seti 303
Effect of Play Way Method on the Numeracy Skills of Early Basic Education School Pupils in Ekiti State Nigeria PDF
Abiodun A. Popoola 318
Is Critical Thinking Desirable for Children? PDF
Amasa Philip Ndofirepi 325
The South African Digital Access Index PDF
Zandi Lesame 331
Sustaining Training Quality in Technical and Vocational Colleges of Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia PDF
Birhane Sime Geressu 342
Persuasive Argument as a Determinant of Group Polarization: A study of Selected Kenyan Secondary School Disciplinary Panels PDF
Peter J.O. Aloka, Olaniyi Bojuwoye 348
Lucid Perspectives on the Art of Physical Science Teaching from the South African Context PDF
Awelani V. Mudau 358
Reading and Writing Instructions in the Foundation Phase Classrooms PDF
Masello Hellen Phajane, Lenyai Ellen Moipone 363
Admission of and Service Provision for Deaf Students at a University of Technology PDF
Kholeka Connie Moloi, Reitumetse Rejoyce Motaung 370
The Links between Intercultural Communication Competence and Identity Construction in the University of Western Cape (UWC) Community PDF
John Wankah Foncha, Sivakumar Sivasubramaniam 376
An Action Research Pilot Study on the Integration of Indigenous Technology in Technology Education PDF
Mishack T Gumbo 386
Factors and Dimensions Influencing Risky and Cautious Decisions: A Study of Selected Kenyan Secondary School Disciplinary Panels PDF
Peter J.O. Aloka, Olaniyi Bojuwoye 393
Micro Underpinning for In-Service Philosophy: A Case of the Vhembe District Physical Science Teachers PDF
Awelani V. Mudau 404
Experiences of Turkish Children Learning English as a Second Language in South Africa: Collapsing Home-School Boundaries PDF
Aysegul Ergul, Leila Kajee 409
Exploring the Roles and Responsibilities of Early Childhood Teachers PDF
Masello Hellen Phajane 420
Crossing the Past Political Boundary: Teacher Professional Learning in a South African Reform Context PDF
Simangele Mkhwanazi 425
Teachers’ View on Causes of Ill-Discipline in Three Rural Secondary Schools of Nkangala District of Education PDF
S. J. Mohapi 433
Globalisation of Education in South African Tertiary Institutions: The Case of the University of Fort Hare, South Africa PDF
F.H. Nekhwevha, T. Mambiravana, A.T. Muruviwa 438
The Problem-Based Learning Gaze: A Foucaultian Perspective PDF
Salochana Lorraine Hassan 443
Modernisation as an Organising Language for Higher Education in the South African Public Administration: Implications on Public Policy Interventions PDF
Nghamula Nkuna, Mokoko Sebola 451
Parental Involvement by African Parents in the Education of their Children in the Foundation Phase PDF
Senosi Swanki Stephinah 460
A Review of Instructional Delivery in Social Work Education Using ICT Tools PDF
H.T. Benedict, O. O. Balogun, Wilfred I. Ukpere 468
Teachers’ Experiences Regarding Parental Involvement in Classroom Assessment PDF
Mantsose Jane Sethusha 472
Introducing Beginning Reading Using Phonics Approach PDF
Masello Hellen Phajane 477
Sexual Aggressive Behaviour Amongst Adolescent Males: A Challenge for South African Parents, Schools and Society at Large PDF
J.G. Kheswa, M. Notole 484
Adolescents’ Attitude Towards Premarital Sex PDF
Ifeoma R. Eze 491
Knowledge and Use of Contraceptives among Tertiary Education Students in South Africa PDF
M. Makhaza, K.D. Ige 500
School Violence and the Adolescent Girl Learners’ Academic Progress in South African Schools PDF
Ramodungoane Tabane 511
The Effect of Family Relationships on Technology-Assisted Supplemental Work and Work-Life Conflict among Academics PDF
Kajal Kotecha, Wilfred Ukpere, Madelyn Geldenhuys 516
Political Economy of Violence: Interpreting the Nigerian Boko Haram PDF
Alafuro Epelle, Iwarimie B. Uranta 528
The Vicious Cycle of Teenage Motherhood: A case study in Eastern Cape, South Africa PDF
T. Pitso, J.G. Kheswa 536
African Adolescent Males and Rape in the Eastern Cape, South Africa: A Need for Sexuality Education PDF
J.G. Kheswa, X. Dayi 541
Rising Trend in Social Media Usage by Women Entrepreneurs across the Globe to Unlock Their Potentials for Business Success PDF
Celestine Lugaye Ukpere, Andre D. Slabbert, Wilfred I. Ukpere 551
The Assessment of the Unheard Stories of Orphan Children Infected and Affected by the HIV/AIDS Epidemic: A Case Study in Alice Eastern Cape, South Africa PDF
T. Pitso 560
Psychological Well-Being and Sexual Behaviour of South African Teenage Mothers: An Overview PDF
J.G. Kheswa, T. J. Pitso 563
Aversion toward Homosexuals among Tertiary Education Students in South Africa PDF
Z. Ncanana, K.D. Ige 569
Health Sector and the Transformation Agenda of the Federal Government in Nigeria PDF
Abiodun J. Oluwabamide 580
Conceptions of Philosophy: Entering a Contested Grassland PDF
Amasa Philip Ndofirepi 587
Exploring the Triggers of Transformational Change in the South African Department of Correctional Services PDF
Mbongeni A. Mdletye, Jos Coetzee, Wilfred I. Ukpere 596
The Psycho-Social Wellbeing of the Teenage Mothers PDF
T. Pitso, J. Kheswa, F. Nekhwevha, M. Sibanda 610
Subscribers’ Perception of SIM Card Retrieval: Implications on Criminality and Behaviour in Calabar Municipality, Cross River State PDF
Eraye C. Michael, Eke C. Chinwokwu, Silvia K. Arop 620
Belittled Peasants at Gqumahashe Village, Alice District PDF
Mzwandile Paul Komanisi 630
Relatedness of People’s Perceptions and Experiences of Change to the Status of Change: Lessons from the Department of Correctional Services of South Africa PDF
Mbongeni A. Mdletye, Jos Coetzee, Wilfred I. Ukpere 634
The Behavioral Impact of Foster Care towards Middle-Aged Children and Adolescents on Their Families of Origin: A Case Study in Alice Township PDF
T. Pitso, N. Maxhela, K. Xhongo, T. Vazi 644
Language and Power in Cross River State, Nigeria PDF
Mercy Ugot, Mathew Nsing Ogar 648
The Contribution of Albanian Northern Authors to Translation Mastery: Ndre Mjeda, Ndoc Nikaj and Qemal Draçini PDF
Vjollca Osja 657
Academic Literacy: A Critical Cognitive Catalyst towards the Creation of Sustainable Learning Ecologies in Higher Education PDF
Maseeeng Papashane, Dipane Hlalele 661
Termination of Domestic Workers’ Employment: Unfair Labour Practice Re-visited PDF
Kola O. Odeku 672
Appraising the Promises of Minimum Wage in Sectoral Determination 7: Domestic Worker Sector PDF
Kola O. Odeku 679
Relation between Trust Level and Success of Electronic Commerce and Role of Accounting in this Relation- Perception of Albanian Virtual Buyers PDF
Shqiponjë Açka 686
The Opportunities for Resolve the Certification Problem for E-Commerce Application in Albania PDF
Shqiponjë Açka 696
Dislocated Tripartite Relationship in Nigeria’s Industrial Relations PDF
A.A. Adenugba, S.A. Omolawal 704
The Role of Constitutional Reforms in Morocco During the Arab Spring PDF
Colette Donadio 710
Appraisal of the Impact of Agricultural Science Teachers Computational Skills on Student’s Learning Outcomes in Secondary Schools, Nigeria PDF
Remigius O. Famiwole, Bimbola Kemi Odu, Abiodun A. Popoola, M. Olagoke Ayodele 719

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