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Vol 5, No.9, No.10, No.11, No.12, No.13, No.14 (2014) Research Journal of Finance and Accounting

Vol 5, No 14 (2014)

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An Empirical Investigation of Adopting IFRS Accounting Standards Evidence from MoroccoPDF
Omar Taouab, Khalifa Ahsina, Taoufiq Daghri1-5

Corporate Governance Mechanisms and Web-Based Investor Relations Activities: an Empirical Examination on Companies Listed in Abu Dhabi Stock ExchangePDF
Amer “Mohammad Jaser” Qasim6-14

Corporate Social Disclosure Quantity and Quality as Moderators between Corporate Social Responsibility Performance and Corporate Financial PerformancePDF
Yusuf Ibrahim Karaye, Zuaini Ishak, Noriah Che-Adam15-19

Operation of Credit Union Schemes as a Strategy for Meeting the Financial Expectations of the Marginalised: The Case of Ho Municipality Credit Unions in GhanaPDF
Simon Amegashie-Viglo, Justice Ahorlu20-33

Empirical Analysis of the Relationship between Stock Market Returns and Macroeconomic Indicators in NigeriaPDF
Peter Ifeanyichukwu Ali, Akujuobi, A.B.C34-40

The Results of Applying the Principles of Corporate Governance in Corporations Listed on the First Market in the Amman Stock ExchangePDF
Nidal Al Ramahi, Enas Alaboud, Walid Owais, Khalil AlRefae, Yousef Shahwan41-53

Government Spending and National Income: A Time Series and Panel Analysis for Nigeria, Ghana and South AfricaPDF
Felix Olurankinse, R. Santos Alimi54-61

The Imperatives of Innovative Sources of Development Finance: Evidence from NigeriaPDF
Ajayi Oziomobo Dada, Md Shamimul Azim, Mir Salim Ullah62-66

Loan Default Rate and its Impact on Profitability in Financial InstitutionsPDF
Evans Brako Ntiamoah, Emmanuel Oteng, Beatrice Opoku, Anthony Siaw67-72

Measuring the Role of Auditor Governance and its Impact on the Gap Credibility of Accounting InformationPDF
Ali Ahmad Diab Mssadeh, Othman Hussein Othman, Ahmad Adel Jamil AbdAlla73-79

Working Capital Management and the Performance of Selected Quoted Manufacturing Companies in Nigeria (2000-2009)PDF
Rafiu O. Salawu, John A. Alao80-92

The Extent of Contribution of Coso Report in Improving the Internal Control at the Industrial Companies at Amman Stock ExchangePDF
Abdallah abedalqader silmi, Saher mohammad M. adous, Aiman mahmoud abu hamour93-102

X-Efficiency of Commercial Banks in KenyaPDF
Sifunjo E. Kisaka, Lyaga Sheila Sakina, Benedict Mangobe Wafubwa103-116

Managerial Skills and Technical Efficiency of Commercial Banks in KenyaPDF
Sifunjo E. Kisaka, Nzioka Nicholas Kising’u, Benedict Mangobe Wafubwa117-135

The Causal Relationship between Interest Rates and Foreign Exchange Rates in KenyaPDF
Sifunjo E. Kisaka, Joseph Wambua Kithitu, Hellen Murugi Kamuti136-151

The Relationship between Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) and Organizational Performance: Evidence from Nigerian Insurance Industry.PDF
Musa A. Obalola, Thomas I. Akpan, Olufemi, A. Abass152-160

Inconsistency in the Adoption of IFRS by Nigerian Microfinance BanksPDF
Abuh Adah161-167

Capital Structure and Firm Performance: Evidences from Commercial Banks in TanzaniaPDF
Erasmus Fabian Kipesha, James, Josephine Moshi168-178

The Effects of the Intensity of Firm’s Intangible Assets on the Volatility of Their Stock PricesPDF
Alexander Owiredu, Moses Oppong, Ransford Quarmyne Churchill179-185

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Vol 5, No 13 (2014)

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A Survey of Credit Risk Management Techniques Used by Microfinance Institutions in KenyaPDF
Sifunjo E. Kisaka, Robert Silikhe Simiyu1-18

A Critical Narrative on the Theories of MoneyPDF
Ebney Ayaj Rana19-25

Development Finance Institutions in Nigeria: Structure, Roles and AssessmentPDF
Adesoye, A. Bolaji, Atanda, Akinwande A.26-31

Impact of Exchange Rate on Balance of Payment: An Investigation from PakistanPDF
Nawaz Ahmad32-42

The Impact of Microfinance on Living Standards, Empowerment and Poverty Alleviation of the Poor People in Ethiopia, A Case Study in ACSIPDF
Asmamaw Yigzaw Chirkos43-66

The Relationship between Regulatory Inconsistencies and Nigerian Banking IndustryPDF
chude, Nkiru Patricia, chude Daniel Izuchukwu67-75

Composition of Ethiopian Domestic Revenues and Tax Buoyancies (1975-2013)PDF
Delessa Daba76-82

The Effect of Dividend Bubble on Share Price: Evidence from KSE-30 IndexPDF
Arslan Iqbal83-87

Investigating the Impact of Merger & Acquisition on Post Merger Financial Performance (Relative & Absolute) of Companies (Evidence from Non-Financial Sector of Pakistan)PDF
Khurram Ashfaq88-101

The Role of Microfinance Institutions in the Development of Small and Medium Size Businesses in Ethiopia, A Case Study in Amhara Credit and Saving InstitutionsPDF
Asmamaw Yigzaw Chirkos102-117

Impact of Financial Literacy on Saving-Investment Behavior of Working Women in the Developing CountriesPDF
Javed Iqbal Bhabha118-122

Understanding the Use of Balanced Scorecard in the Context of State-Owned Enterprises in Developing Countries: A Case from GhanaPDF
Samuel Nana Yaw Simpson, Francis Aboagye-Otchere123-131

Theory of Behavioral Finance and Its Application to Property Market: A Change in ParadigmPDF
Saba Amin, Syed Shahzaib Pirzada132-139

Utilizing Strategic Management Accounting Techniques (SMATs) for Sustainability Performance MeasurementPDF

An Analysis of the Reverse Weekend Anomaly at the Nairobi Securities Exchange in KenyaPDF
Sifunjo E. Kisaka, Cherutoi, Elima Kimonda, Hellen Murugi Kamuti, Benedict Mangobe Wafubwa154-165

Banking Sector Reform In Nigeria: A Regulatory Imperative For A Sustainable Banking IndustryPDF
C.M. Ojong, A. Ekpuk, A. Ogar, E.G. Emori166-189

Organizational Culture and Financial Reporting Practices in NigeriaPDF
Egu U. Inah, Arzizeh T. Tapang, E. E. Uket190-198

Vol 5, No 12 (2014)

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An Empirical Analysis of Management Attitude towards Risk and Credit ManagementPDF
Evans Brako Ntiamoah, Priscilla Oforiwaa Egyiri, Diana Fiaklou, Anthony Siaw1-6

The Impact of Capital Adequacy on Deposit Money Banks’ Profitability in NigeriaPDF
Ndifon Ojong Ejoh, Ubana Ubi Iwara7-15

Corporate Capital Structure and Firm’s Market Value in NigeriaPDF
Lambe Isaac16-31

Corporate Governance and Sustainable Banking Sector: Evidence from NigeriaPDF
Adeyemi Babalola, Oluwaseyi Ayodele Adedipe32-43

Role Domination of Service Assurance in Internal Audit ProcessPDF
Dwi Hariyanti, Made Sudarma, Unti Ludigdo, Ali Djamhuri44-52

Effect of Mobile Money Transactions on Financial Performance of Small and Medium Enterprises in Nakuru Central Business DistrictPDF
Bernard Ngaruiya, Mary Bosire, Simon M. Kamau53-58

Intellectual Capital Management and Reporting in Jordanian UniversitiesPDF
Walid Omar Owais59-69

Earning Management in Jordanian public Shareholding Service Companies and Influential FactorsPDF
Kholoud daifallah hmoud Al qallap70-80

The Effect of Participative Budgeting, Budget Goal Clarity and Internal Control Implementation on Managerial PerformancePDF
Cecilia Lelly Kewo81-87

Accrual Quality and Stock Price Informativeness: Evidence from India.PDF
Gregory D Lyimo88-95

Predicting Credit Default among Micro Borrowers in GhanaPDF
Kwame Simpe Ofori, Eli Fianu, Kayode Omoregie, Nii Afotey Odai, Francis Oduro-Gyimah96-104

Inward Remittances and Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan African Countries: Application of Panel Cointegeration ApproachPDF
Mustapha Saidi Atanda, Ogboi Charles105-115

Risk Management & Corporate Governance Characteristics in the Malaysian Islamic Financial InstitutionsPDF
Mohd Danial Afiq Khamar Tazilah, Rashidah Abdul Rahman116-127

Strategic Financial Management and Nigeria’s Non-Oil Export Boost: Unit Root – Causality TreatPDF
Prince Umor C. Agundu, Chukwuemeka Anyamaobi128-135

Effects of Dividend Policy on Firm’s Financial Performance: Econometric Analysis of Listed Manufacturing Firms in KenyaPDF
Charles Yegon, Joseph Cheruiyot, Jane Sang136-144

The Impact of Corporate Governance on Agency Cost: Empirical Analysis of Quoted Services Firms in KenyaPDF
Charles Yegon, Jane Sang, Joseph Kirui145-154

Bank Liquidity Risk and Performance: An Empirical Study of the banking system in JordanPDF
Saleh Taher Alzorqan155-164

The Factors Affecting in Narrowing the Audit Expectations Gap from the Viewpoint of the Investors in JordanPDF
Hasan Flayyeh Al qtaish165-180

An Assessment of Financial Literacy on Loan Repayment by Small and Medium Entreprnuers in Ngara, Nairobi CountyPDF
Tom Ongesa Nyamboga, Benson Omwario Nyamweya, Abdi Moulid Abdi, Felistus Njeru, Gongera Enock George181-192

Determinants of Corporate Financial Distress: Case of Non-Financial Firms Listed in the Nairobi Securities ExchangePDF
Tom Ongesa Nyamboga, Benson Nyamweya Omwario, Antony Murimi Muriuki, George Gongera193-207

Accounting Information System Framework for NPO (A Case Study on Children Development Centers Salatiga Cluster)PDF
Endang Haryani, Titin Pranoto208-213

The Effect of Judgmental/Subjective Measures on Implementing Balanced Scorecard in Bahrain FirmsPDF
Ali G. S. Mahmoud214-222

External Audit Services Quality and Client Satisfaction: Evidence from JordanPDF
Fawzi Al Sawalqa223-236

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Vol 5, No 11 (2014)

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Analysis of Factors Affecting Tax Compliance in Real Estate Sector: A Case of Real Estate Owners in Nakuru Town, KenyaPDF
Paul Muoki Nzioki, Osebe Rawlings Peter1-11

Expense or Capitalize R&D – SFAS 2 RevisitedPDF
Gurprit S. Chhatwal12-24

Factors Affecting the Level of Voluntary Accounting Disclosure on Annual Financial Statements: “Applied Study on Jordanian Industrial Shareholding Companies”PDF
Aiman mahmoud abu hamour, Abdallah abedalqader silmi, Saher mohammad M. adous25-33

Analysis of Factors Influencing Access to Credit Services by Women Entrepreneurs in KenyaPDF
John Gakuu Karanja, Anthony Kiragu Mwangi, Samuel Ngigi Nyakarimi34-41

A Literature Review of Fraud Risk Management in Micro Finance Institutions in GhanaPDF
Akwasi A. Boateng, Gilbert O. Boateng, Hannah Acquah42-51

Hedge Accounting as a Strategic Tool inFinancial Risk Management: A ReviewPDF
Firas Aziz M. Jawad, Xinping Xia, Maher A. H. Alshamam, Qussay A. Alnuaimi52-59

Income Inequality by Income Sources in Eastern Senatorial District of Kogi StatePDF
Cletus Usman Idoko, N.I. Ikpeze60-67

A Modern Theory to Analysis of Break-Even Point and Leverages with Approach of Financial AnalystPDF
Meysam Kaviani68-76

A Study on Financial Performance of Restructured or Revived SLPEs in KeralaPDF
Haseena Jasmine C K77-83

Government Expenditure Management and Control in EthiopiaPDF
Abdu Muhammed, Melesse Asfaw84-92

Impact of Capital Structure on Firm’s Financial Performance: Evidence from Food Sector of PakistanPDF
Farida Khanam, Shagufta Nasreen, Syed Shahzaib Pirzada93-105

The Role of Financial Literacy in Promoting Children & Youth Savings Accounts: A Case of Commercial Banks in KenyaPDF
Kubasu Alex, Ayuo Amos106-110

Determinants of Super Store Customer Satisfaction in PakistanPDF
Arbab Arshad, Hazoor Muhammad Sabir, Muhamad Zia ul Haq111-116

Impact of Quality, Advertisement and Company Image on Brand Loyalty in CMPAK (ZONG)PDF
Numair Ahmad Sulehri117-123

Influence of Top Management Support on the Quality of Accounting Information System and Its Impact on the Quality of Accounting InformationPDF
Meiryani .124-132

Why Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL) Should Not Be PrivatizedPDF
Nazik Hussan133-142

A Comparative Study: Intensity of Pakistan-China Inflation a Multi-Components RegimePDF

Overconfidence and Loss Aversion in Investment Decisions: A Study of the Impact of Gender and Age in Pakistani PerspectivePDF
Tahira R. Hassan, Wajiha Khalid, Abirah Habib148-157

Antecedents of Growth in Market Share of Samsung, a Financial AnalysisPDF
Muhammad Omair, Huzaifa Amin, Rana Umar Farooq158-163

Association of Group, Lender, and Socio-Economic Factors with Group Loan Repayment Performance of MSE’s Manufacturing Sector: A Case Study in Dedebit Credit and Saving Institution (DECSI), EthiopiaPDF
Tesfaye Ginbare Gutu164-181

Determinants of Group Loan Repayment Performance of MSE’s Manufacturing Sector: A Case Study in Dedebit Credit and Saving Institution (DECSI), EthiopiaPDF
Tesfaye Ginbare Gutu182-198

The Real Exchange Rate of Oil Exporting Countries: An African ExperiencePDF
Odeyemi Gbenga .A199-209

Impact of Working Capital Management on Firm’S ProfitabilityPDF
Shagufta Nasreen210-222

A Critical Analysis of Equity ownership Structure on Firm’s Performance: Case of Publicly Listed Companies in Kenya)PDF
Gongera Enock George, Tom Ongesa Nyamboga223-237

Achieving Optimal Investment Portfolio Using Dynamic ProgrammingPDF
Ben Apau-Dadson, Iddrisu Wahab Abdul, Joseph Dadzie, Martin Owusu Amoamah238-246

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Vol 5, No 10 (2014)

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Ineffective National Security Administration: The Implication on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in NigeriaPDF
Akinde M.A., Yusuff M.A.1-9

Aligning Performance Measurement System with Lean Manufacturing EnterprisePDF
Haitham Salahudin, Hanafi Zaki10-20

The Effect of Automation on Trading Volumes of Listed Companies at the Nairobi Securities Exchange, KenyaPDF
Robert Silikhe Simiyu, Silas Menge Osero, Fredrick Odoyo21-33

What Are the Implications of Working Capital Management on Liquidity Risk? A Case of Listed Commercial Banks in KenyaPDF
James Gitau Kimani, Benson Onguso Nyangau, Robert Mugo Karungu, Kibet Kirui34-49

Financial Development and Inflation Nexus in Nigeria: Evidence from ARDL Bounds TestingPDF
Chindo Sulaiman50-56

The Effect of using Analytical Procedures by External Auditors on the Quality of External Auditing from the Perspective of Jordanian External AuditorsPDF
Mohamed Mahmoud bshayreh57-64

The Factors Effected in the Internal Control Systems at the Private Hospitals in JordanPDF
Mohammed Sadeq Hammed Rababa’h65-73

MSMEs Access for Finance in ZambiaPDF
Chera E. Deressa74-81

The Effect of Fund Size on Performance:The Evidence from Active Equity Mutual Funds in ThailandPDF
Nopphon Tangjitprom82-86

The Impact of Bank Credit on the Growth of Nigerian Economy: A Co Integration ApproachPDF
Modebe Nwanneka Judith, Ugwuegbe, S. Ugochukwu, Ugwuoke R.O87-95

The Impact of Disaggregated Components of External Debt on the Economic Development of Nigeria (1969-2011)PDF
Kanu, Success Ikechi, Anyanwu, Felicia Akujinma, Osuji, John Ibeawuchi96-106

The Relationship of the Stock Market Prices on Exchange Rate and Market Capitalisation: the Case Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange in TanzaniaPDF
Iddi. Salum Haji, Wei Jianguo107-112

Practice Management Analysis of Profit before and after Application of Income Tax Law No. 36 Of 2008PDF
Respati Dian Cahya, Gugus Irianto, Bambang Purnomosidhi113-123

The Compliance with Mandatory Disclosure of Financial Statement: A Study from Local Government in IndonesiaPDF
Arik Susbiyani, Bambang Subroto, Sutrisno ., Bambang Purnomosidhi124-130

The Nexus between Corporate Social Responsibility and Financial Performance in NigeriaPDF
Damagum Yau Mohammed, Zik-Rullahi , Ahmed Abubakar131-137

East African Community (EAC) And Uganda’s Tax RevenuePDF
Peter Babyenda, Rebecca Afua Klege138-144

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Vol 5, No 9 (2014)

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A Philosophical Thought on Sustainability AccountingPDF
I Putu Sudana, Eko Ganis Sukoharsono, Unti Ludigdo, Gugus Irianto1-10

Causality of Audit Expectation Gap and Corporate Performance in NigeriaPDF
Ogbonna, Gabriel Nkwazema, Appah, Ebmobowei11-21

Monthly Stock Market Seasonality: The Nigerian EvidencePDF
Oba Efayena22-34

Impact of Agent Banking on Performance of Deposit Money Banks in NigeriaPDF
Chude, Nkiru Patricia-Nezianya, Chude, Daniel Izuchukwu35-40

The Innovative Approach for Accounting and Accountability of Government Revenues in IraqPDF
Talal A. Al- Kassar, Mahmoud Al-Wadi, Alexander Dawoody41-52

Are Microfinance Banks Important in Deposit Mobilisation in Nigeria?PDF
Ogunleye, Akin George, Akanbi Bosede Esther53-57

Surveying of the Relationship between Investment Level and Corporate Governance Mechanisms with Firm ValuePDF
Taha Bahrami, Rasoul Baradaran Hasanzadeh, Vahab cheshmpanam58-67

The Allusions of Behavioral FinancePDF
Muhammad Naveed, Syed Taimoor Hassan, Tehseen Azhar, Sumra Latif, Muhammad Mubin, Kashif Qadri68-75

Coordination and Cooperation between Internal and External AuditorsPDF
Khaled Ali Endaya76-80

Corporate Governance Practices and Earnings Management in Islamic Banking InstitutionsPDF
Faouzi Mohamed Hamdi, Mohamed Ali Zarai81-96

Effect of Asset Structure on Value of A Firm: A Case of Companies Listed in Nairobi Securities ExchangePDF
Dennis Nyamasege, Walter Bichang’a Okibo, Andrew S. Nyang’au, Peterson Obasi Sang’ania, Henry Omosa, Charles Momanyi97-102

Portfolio Diversification and Selectivity Performance of Fund Managers in India – A Study of Select Equity FundsPDF
Ch. Usha Rekha103-110

The Effect of Managerial Overconfidence on Profit Smoothing Evidence from Tehran Stock ExchangePDF
Ehsan Kermani, Esmaeel Farzaneh Kargar, Eesa Zarei111-118

The Traditional Theoretical View of Preference TheoryPDF
Ondabu Ibrahim Tirimba, Peris Kinyua Wangari119-123

Association between Ownership Structure and Accounting ConservatismPDF
KhadijehMohammadi Siyaparani, Behzad HassannezhadKashani124-130

Capital Structure, Liquidity Position and Their Impact on Profitability: A Study of Listed Telecommunication Firms in Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE), Sri LankaPDF
Velnampy. T, Vickneswaran Anojan131-139

The Impact of Attitudes towards Saving, Borrowing and Investment on the Capital Accumulation Process in Kenya: An Application of the Theory of Planned BehaviorPDF
Sifunjo E. Kisaka140-151

The Effects of Capital Structure on Firm’s Profitability: Evidence from Kenya’s Banking SectorPDF
Charles Yegon, Joseph Cheruiyot, Jane Sang, P.K. Cheruiyot152-159

Effects of Financial Risk Management on Firm’s Profitability: Panel Data Econometrics of Selected Micro-Financial Institutions in KenyaPDF
Charles Yegon, Jane Sang, P.K. Cheruiyot160-169

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Vol 5, No.9, No.10, No.11, No.12, No.13, No.14 (2014) Research Journal of Finance and Accounting

Vol 4, No.10, No.11, No.12, No.13, No.14, No 15 (2014) Research on Humanities and Social Sciences

Vol 4, No 15 (2014)

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The Political Power Relations in Post-Independent African Society as Portrayed in Okot p’Bitek’s Song of PrisonerPDF
Gladys Nyaiburi Ogaro, Diana Mutono Munyao1-13

Gender Difference in Traumatic Experiences and Level of Post Trumatic Stress Disorder among Children Survivors in Areas Affected by the Post-Election of 2007/2008 in Nakuru County, KenyaPDF
Jacinta Nduta King’ori, Peter Odera, Wycliffe A. Oboka14-20

Comparative Study of Social Media (Networking) Usage by Undergraduates in Two Selected Tertiary Institutions of NigeriaPDF
Lucky U. Oghenetega, Oyenike Oluwatoyin Erimieleagbon, Ugeh, Chidi Hope21-24

Assessment of Nigerian International Broadcasting by Nigerians in DiasporaPDF
Olusesan S. Asekun-Olarinmoye, Oguch O. Uwom, Patricia E. Chioma, Wasiu A. Olatunbosun25-32

Community Relations: An Impetus for Educational Growth and Development in NigeriaPDF
Joseph Wilson, Rahila Jibrin33-38

Biodiversity Conservation and Commercial Bushmeat Hunting Challenges in African Parks and Protected Areas: A Critical Review and Synthesis of the LiteraturePDF
Oliver O. O. Enuoh, Francis E. Bisong39-57

Electoral Behaviour in Ekiti 2014 Governorship Election in NigeriaPDF
Adeolu Durotoye58-64

Building the Culture of Cooperation among UAE University Female StudentsPDF
Ghadah Al Murshidi65-69

An Exploration of the Generic Structures of Problem Statements in Research Article AbstractsPDF
Kazeem K. Olaniyan70-80

The Legislature and Democracy in Nigeria, (1960-2003): History, Constitutional Role and ProspectsPDF

Public Policy and Trade Liberalisation in Nigerian Economic DevelopmentPDF
Oluwaleye Janet Monisola91-96

Peer Educator and Adolescent Reproduction Health EducationPDF
Ali Imron97-105

A Review of William Alston’s A Realist Conception of TruthPDF
Olusegun Steven Samuel, Akinola Mohammed Akomolafe106-109

Socio-Demographic Variables and Personality Profiles of Patients with Substance Use Disorder in a Drug Abuse Treatment Facility in NigeriaPDF
Aroyewun B. Afolabi, Adeyemo S. Oladotun, Ifeacho, I. Chinwe110-115

Some Cultural and Language Issues in Sexually Transmitted Diseases Campaign in NigeriaPDF
Joseph A. Oluyemi, Muhammed A. Yinusa, Raji Abdullateef, Kadiri, Kehinde Kadijat116-121

Strategic Solution for Reducing Resistance to Change and Increasing Organizational Commitment of Academicians on Private University Mergers in IndonesiaPDF
Agus Achmad Suhendra, Dwi Kartini, Imas Soemaryani, Yunizar .122-129

Religion and Tourism in NigeriaPDF
Paul Okoro Ashiegbu, Hilary Chukwuka Achunike130-138

The Relationship between the University Students’ Level of Metacognitive Thinking and their Ability to Solve Mathematical and Scientific ProblemsPDF
Nahil M. Aljaberi, Eman Gheith139-150

Youth Restiveness: Nigeria’s Security and Sustainable DevelopmentPDF
Yusuf Abdu Yusuf151-157

Poverty, Gender and the African Culture and the Challenges of GlobalizationPDF

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Vol 4, No 14 (2014)

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Gender Representation in Pakistani and British English Fiction: A Corpus Based StudyPDF
Musarrat Azher1-6

Impact of Corporate Social Responsibility on Corporate Financial PerformancePDF
Muhammad Mumtaz7-15

Journey, Hurdle and Challenges before the Panchayati Raj Institutions in J&KPDF
Younis Ahmad Sheikh16-19

Challenges Faced by the Women Enterprise Fund in Kenya A Survey of Hamisi Constituency, Vihiga County- KenyaPDF
Alice Kadurenge Ijaza, Samson Wokabi Mwangi, Kibet A. Ng’etich20-28

Availability and Accessibility of ICT in the Provision of Information Resources to Undergraduate Students in Babcock University LibraryPDF

Federal Character Principle and Business Languages of the National Assembly of Nigeria: Learning From ExperiencePDF
Edet J. Tom34-40

Ethnic and Racial Disparities in OrganizationsPDF
E.E. Ogbadu, J. J. Orugun, Olufemi Aju, Oluseyi Aju41-48

A Comparative Study of Civil Services Management Law with the Principles of Desirable Governance through the Perspective of International LawPDF
Hossein Ghamari, Fereshteh Baharzadeh49-57

Influence of Social Media Usage on Self-Image and Academic Performance among Senior Secondary School Students in Ilorin-West Local Government, Kwara StatePDF
Muritala Ishola AKANBI, Anyio Bahago Theophilus58-62

Register and Style as Distinct and ‘Functional’ Varieties of LanguagePDF
Obins Nuhu Isaac63-67

The Impact of Population Growth on Residential Landuse in Calabar, Cross River StatePDF
Eni, D. D., Ukpong, Blessing Johnson68-74

The Role of Geographic (Central and Marginal) Locations in Political Developments in Syria (Since the Start of the Protest Movements in 2011 until the End of 2012)PDF
Farhad Hamzeh, Leila Hosseiniha, Ghazaleh Saei, Mohammad Reza Faraji75-83

Role of Social Work in Minimizing Sexual and Gender InequalitiesPDF
Christopher Nkonge Kiboro, Octavian N. Gakuru, Josephine Misaro, Samson Wokabi mwangi84-88

To What Extent Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Affect in Economic Development of PakistanPDF
Muhammad Mumtaz89-93

Towards a Liveable and Sustainable Urban Recreational Park: A Study of Users’ Perception and PreferencesPDF
Olufunto O Ijatuyi, Aminat .O. Ajenifujah-abubakar94-101

Training and Development:An Inevitable Tool of Shaping Workers Behaviour and Attainment of Increase in Organisational ProductivityPDF
Goddy Osa Igbaekemen102-106

“Ordination” In the Old TestamentPDF
Afolarin Olutunde Ojewole107-115

Exploring the Violence Cycle: A Case on Children Exposed to Violent Conflict Becoming Actual Violent Conflict PerpetratorsPDF
Musa, Sallek Yaks116-126

Vol 4, No 13 (2014)

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Decentralisation as a Strategy for DevelopmentPDF
Simon Amegashie-Viglo1-9

Anyiam-Osigwe’s (Holistic) Political Philosophy and the Niger Delta Post-Amnesty ProgrammePDF
Tayo Raymond Ezekiel EEGUNLUSI10-19

Electioneering and Dialectics of Political Stability in Nigeria: Implications for Sustainable DemocracyPDF
Okoli, Al Chukwuma, Iortyer, Philip20-30

Gender Difference and PANSS Score of Paranoid Schizophrenia Using RisperidonePDF
Andreas Xaverius Bangun, M Surya Husada, Bahagia Loebis31-36

Influence of Advertising Sex Appeal on Product Consumption and Service Patronage Behaviours of Consumers in Lagos State, NigeriaPDF
Muyiwa Popoola37-50

Insurgency Ecology of AfricaPDF
Cyril Anaele51-57

Relationship between Traumatic Experiences of Primary and Secondary Survivors and PTSD Severity in areas affected by Post- Election Violence of 2007/2008 in Nakuru County, Kenya.PDF
Jacinta Nduta King’ori, Peter Odera, Wycliffe A. Oboka58-67

Civic Education Significantly Associated with Turnout in General Elections in Morogoro Urban Constituency, TanzaniaPDF
Mwinyi Omary Mwinyi, Kim Abel Kayunze68-76

The Niger Delta Violence, Women and EcofeminismPDF
Jeremiah, Methuselah Samuel77-84

Impact of Cable/T.V on Modern Lifestyle: A Study of WomenPDF
Arshad Ali, Anam Nawaz, Syed Ali Hassan85-92

Stone Quarrying and Livelihood Transformation in Peri-Urban KumasiPDF
Felix Asante, Kabila Abass, Kwadwo Afriyie93-107

The Lexicography and Significance of Ranks and Ranking in the Nigeria Police ForcePDF
Sunday Okakwu Ape108-111

Clothing and Colour Symbolisms in the Homowo Festival: A means to Sociocultural Development.PDF
Regina Kwakye-Opong112-125

An Examination of Catholicism as Social Vision for Women Emancipation in Post-Independence Kenya in Margaret Ogola’s The River and The Source and I Swear by ApolloPDF
Anne Jerono Jose126-135

Financial Management: Training Needs of Public Secondary School Principals in Machakos County, KenyaPDF
Justus Mbae Miriti, Nancy Wangui Moses136-141

Globalization and Environmental Degradation of the Niger Delta Region of NigeriaPDF
Ejovi Austine, Ebie Sunday, Akpokighe O. Raymond142-152

Two Faces of Civil Society and the Military in Nigeria’s DemocratisationPDF
Bernard Ugochukwu Nwosu153-163

Influence of Maternal Variables on the Occurrence of Vesico Vaginal Fistula in Uyo Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, NigeriaPDF
Ukeme E. Eyo, Comfort Udobang164-168

Vol 4, No 12 (2014)

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Elizabethan Construction of KingshipPDF
Akram Shalghin1-6

Islamic Religious expressions in the Translation of Naguib Mahfouz Novel “The Beginning and the End”PDF
Mohammad Issa Mehawesh, Alaeddin Sadeq7-18

What Drives a Paler Shade of “Red” in Mississippi State?PDF
Sungchan Kim, Soyoung Park19-24

Overseas Investment Attraction for the Companies in Madagascar, Due To Low Wage to Employee and Abundant Natural ResourcesPDF
Rakotonirina Jeremy Desire, Cheng Jinhua25-35

Temporal Rainfall and Temperature Trends, Impacts in Agriculture and Adaptations that Respond to Local Conditions A Case of Mvomero District, TanzaniaPDF
Msafiri Yusuph Mkonda36-48

Grassroots Perception and Participation in Community Development Programs in Etche Local Government AreaPDF

Neglecting the Un-Neglected: The Economy of Unconventional Compost in Kano MetropolisPDF
Ahmed Maigari Ibrahim55-61

Mothers Related Differentials in Childhood Immunization Uptake in PakistanPDF
Sajid Amin Javed62-72

Drug Abuse and Consequences by this Phenomenon into Albanian Adolescents in TetovoPDF
Ardita Abduli, Irena Nikaj73-77

Marginalised Muslim women in Kerala, India: the interplay between empowerment and social exclusionPDF
Shanuga Cherayi, C.Satheesh Kumar78-84

Environmental Education and Sanitation in Urban Centres of Kano RegionPDF
Ahmed Maigari Ibrahim85-91

From Energeopolitics to Technoenergeopolitics, Case Study: Saudi ArabiaPDF
Mohammad Akhbari, Ghazaleh Saei92-101

Reading Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart from the Postcolonial PerspectivePDF
Md. Mahbubul Alam102-106

Academic Achievement of Adolescents in Relation to Academic Anxiety, Gender, and Choice of Academic StreamPDF
Mohammad Parvez, Mohd Shakir107-115

Tailoring History to Technology: The History Teacher’s Perspective.PDF
Gideon Boadu, Michael Awuah, Atta Mensah Ababio, Samuel Eduaquah116-121

The Impact of Girl-Child Education on Community Development: A Study of Ika Local Government Area of Akwaibom StatePDF

The Mediating Role of Cinema in Representation of Hard Power Case Study: The movie “Zero Dark Thirty”PDF
Younes Rashidi, Ghazaleh Saei, Mohammad Reza Faraji, Leila Hosseininha128-135

Gerontology: Preparing the Nigerian Mind for the Inevitability of Old Age.PDF
KOBANI, Doreen136-141

Reaction, Reform and Revolution in GovernancePDF
Ejovi Austine, Mgbonyebi Voke Charles, Ataine Stephen142-145

Vol 4, No 11 (2014)

Table of Contents


Facebook and Political Communication in the 2011 General ElectionsPDF
Oyesomi, Kehinde Opeyemi, Ahmadu, Frederick Olusola, Itsekor, Victoria1-9

An Investigation of the Level of Entrepreneurial Aspiration among Students in a Nigerian UniversityPDF
Adetayo, Janet Oyebola10-13

Determinants and Pattern of Single Family Housing Estates in Port Harcourt Metropolitan Fringe AreasPDF
Collins H. Wizor14-26

Religious Tolerance and Peaceful Co-Existence: The Case of Female Religious Cults Relationship in Ijebuland, Ogun State NigeriaPDF

Exercise: A Therapy for Physical and Mental Fitness of School ChildrenPDF
EDIM, M. E., ODOK, E. A.34-36

Hawking of Medicinal Drugs: The Perspective of the Ghanaian ConsumerPDF
Edem Maxwell Azila-Gbettor, Eli Ayawo Atatsi, Evelyn Delali Adigbo37-43

Hectrage Response of Some Selected Cereal Crops to Price and Non-Price Factors in Nigeria (1983-2008)PDF
Tahir, Hussaini. Mairiga44-52

La Prévoyance Des Ecrivains Africains, Le Cas De Sembene Ousmane Dans Le MandatPDF
Rabiu IYANDA53-56

Level of Awareness of Effects of the Use of Cosmetic Bleaching Products among Women: A Case Study of Bolgatanga Municipality of GhanaPDF
Richard A. Kuffour, Emmanuel Dartey, Wellington Owusu, Philip M. Dabuoh57-62

Multiple Roles of African Women Leaders and Their Challenges: The Case of the Presbyterian Church of GhanaPDF
Grace Sintim Adasi, Dorothy Anima Frempong63-68

The Impact of Family Violence, Neglect and Support on Psychosocial Well-being of People Living with Disabilities in Ibadan Metropolis, NigeriaPDF
Thomas G. Adegoke69-76

Sociology of Landscape: Agricultural, Soil and Water Conservation in Calabar, Cross River StatePDF
Usang Eteng Eloma77-83

Students’ Engagement in the Self-Evaluation Process, is it a Useful Visible Step? Saudi Pilot StudyPDF
Rana Talal Abu-Huwaij84-91

Teachers Attitude to Curriculum Change: Implications for Inclusive Education in NigeriaPDF
Igbokwe Uche L., Mezieobi, Dan. I., Eke, Callistus92-99

The Effect of Using Web-Site Games on Saudi Pupils’ Reading Comprehension, Vocabulary Acquisition, and MotivationPDF
Ahmad Bataineh100-108

The Equivalence and Shift in the Indonesian Translation of English Adjective PhrasesPDF
Mutiar Fitri Dewi, Lia Maulia Indrayani, Elvi Citraresmana109-113

Trends in KCPE Performance: Their Function in School Effectiveness and Improvement in Gitugi Education Zone Murang’a County, KenyaPDF
Karongo Violet Wanjiru, John A. Orodho114-120

Positive Portrayal of Women in African Prose: A Cursory Look at Sembène Ousmane’s God’s Bits of Wood and Ama Ata Aidoo’s Changes.PDF
Felix A. ODONKOR, Richard BAMPOH-ADDO121-127

Developmental Vulnerability of Children Born to Traumatized Mothers in Mount Elgon Region, Bungoma County, KenyaPDF
Manson B. Sichari, Jacob W. Wakhungu, Samuel N. Maragia128-136

Factors Related to Job Satisfaction of Visiting Nurses in Japan: A Cross-Sectional StudyPDF
Yumiko Oyama137-142

Language Variation Analysis of Expressions of Al-Quran Word WifePDF
H. Ruslan, MA.143-149

Prolongation of Boko Haram Insurgency in Nigeria: The International DimensionsPDF
Lysias Dodd Gilbert150-156

A Christian Ethical Enquiry into the Concept of the Human Person – A Review of Vatican IIPDF
Okpe Nicholas Ojoajogwu157-162

Women Development and Peace-Building: Creating a Social Ethical Balace in NigeriaPDF
Okpe, Nicholas Ojoajogwu163-167

Sexual Ethics in a Time of AIDS: Implications for a Person-Centered Moral EducationPDF
Rose Uchem168-173

Prolongation of Boko Haram Insurgency in Nigeria: The International DimensionsPDF
Lysias Dodd Gilbert174-180

Towards Developing a Study about the Inimitability in the Holy Qur’an and SunnahPDF
AbdelRahim Khair- Allah Omar El-Sharif181-188

Social and Economical Characteristics of Poor Families in JordanPDF
Mamdouh Hail al-Srur189-195

Vol 4, No 10 (2014)

Table of Contents


Status Quo Bias: Is it Human Habit to Prefer the Current Situation and Abhor Changes?PDF
Baraka Kambi1-5

Linguistic Factors as Influence on Evangelization: A Case Study of Selected Christian Churches in NigeriaPDF
Ifeoma Obuasi6-9

Pronominal Errors in written English of Students of Tertiary Institutions in Ekiti State: A case of Yoruba and English BilingualsPDF
Oladunni, Deji-Afuye, C.A. Olowoyeye10-14

Philosophical-Educational Analysis of Iranian and English Picture-Story Books Based on “Authority and Freedom” CategoriesPDF
Ali Shiravani Shiri, Abdolmohammad Shiravani Shiri, Mojtaba Alihosseini15-24

The Trend in Women Magazine in the 1980’s in MalaysiaPDF
Hamedi M. Adnan, Mohamad Saleeh Rahamad25-31

Economic of Apple Industry:A Primary Survey in District Shopian Kashmir (India)PDF
Tariq Ahmad Bhat32-37

A Transformational- Generative Approach towards Understanding Al-IstifhamPDF
Fatai Owolabi Jamiu38-45

Challenges and Prospect of Arabic Schools in Yorubaland in the Modern TimePDF
Fatai O. Jamiu46-52

Cold Water Immersion: A Foe for Immediate Leg Strength Recovery Post Strenuous ActivityPDF
Supriyo Mondal, Ashok Kumar Goon, Chandan Ghosh53-57

Constitutionalism, Democracy and National Development in NigeriaPDF
Kamal Alhaji Da’ud, Alhaji Umar Alkali58-64

Effectiveness of Conference Feedback on College Students’ Composition in the English as a Second Language (ESL) ContextPDF
Jeremy Ivan Thambirajah, Noreen Nordin65-75

Land Alienation and Livelihood Problems of Scheduled Tribes in KeralaPDF
Haseena V.A76-81

Gender Gap and Present State of Working Women in Corporate Arena: An Overview of Bangladesh PerspectivePDF
Rifat Darina Kamal, Amina Sabrin82-88

Marriage Customs among the Shia Muslims in Mysore CityPDF
Jalal jafarpour89-97

Repositioning French Language Education for National Integration and DevelopmentPDF
Olaosebikan O. WENDE98-102

The Comparative Study of the Marriage in Islam and ChristianityPDF
Rahmatulla Babaei103-106

The Views of Tamil Scholars Regarding the Origin of Jaffna KingdomPDF
K. Arunthavarajah107-111

Poverty Alleviation and Identifying the Barriers to the Rural Poor Participation in MFIs: A Case Study in BangladeshPDF
Mohammad A. Ashraf112-124

Where Two Speech Variations Coexist: The Case of Nigerian/ Ghanaian Spoken English at Wisconsin International University College, Ghana (WIUC)PDF
Dennis Soku125-131

Themes of Birth and Death in Pakistani and British English Fictions: A Corpus based AnalysisPDF
Zahoor Ahmed132-135

Social Conditions of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire in Jerusalem: Sociological StudyPDF
Fatemah Altarawneh136-140

The Effect of the Correlation between Dimensions and ExamineesPDF
Mohammed Aldallaleh141-148



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