Sacha And Diamond Academic Publishers, England, United Kingdom

 

AFRICAN JOURNAL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES (AJSS)

Volume 6(1) 2016

 ISSN 2045-8460 (ONLINE)

 ISSN 2045-8452 (PRINT)

 Current Cumulative Impact Factor 45.09

 

AIMS AND OBJECTIVES

 

The purpose of this journal is to disseminate knowledge and to promote intellectual discussions, research analyses, and pragmatic studies including critiques on topics relevant to wider area of social sciences. AJSS is a multidisciplinary journal covering subjects such as politics, economics, media, information technology, geography, governance, law, foreign trade, corporate social responsibility, business administration, banking/finance, and many others. Scholars and professionals are invited to contribute their knowledge and experience. AJSS publishes only original research papers, research notes and reviews. Papers may be in the form of book review, original manuscripts etc. All manuscripts undergo peer reviews.  AJSS is a fast growing and highly rated international journal and listed on the front page of the American Economic Association's World Top Journals list (Econlit);The American Economic Association's electronic database maintains high-quality standards long recognized by subscribers to the Journal of Economic Literature (JEL) and is one of the world's most reliable source of citations and abstracts to economic and social science research.

 

EDITOR IN CHIEF

Professor Dimitris Kamsaris, Monarch Business School, University for Graduate School and Management, Switzerland

 

DEPUTY EDITOR-IN-CHIEF [1]

Professor (Mrs) Jane Kabubo-Mariara, Director and Dean, School of Economics, University of Nairobi, Kenya

 

DEPUTY EDITOR-IN-CHIEF [2]

Professor Ronald E. Hall, School of Social Work, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, United States

 

DEPUTY EDITOR-IN-CHIEF [3]

Professor Jason L. Powell, Dept. of Social Gerontology, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, England, United Kingdom

 

DEPUTY EDITOR-IN-CHIEF [4]

Professor Simon Odey Ering, Department of Sociology, Faculty Social Sciences, University of Calabar, Nigeria. 

 
EDITORIAL BOARD MEMBERS
 

Dr. M. M Rahman, Dept of Population Science & Human Resource Development, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh 

 

Dr. Akalemwa Ngenda , School of Law, Brunel University, England, United Kingdom 

 

Dr. Abdulkadir A Egal, Centre for Sustainable Livelihoods, Vaal University of Technology, South Africa  


Professor Godwin A. 
Ugal, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Calabar, Nigeria


Professor Aida M. El-Asfahani, Faculty of Agriculture, United Arab Emirates University, Abu Dhabi-Al Ain, UAE

 

Dr. Gbenga Oduntan, School of Law, University of Kent, England, United Kingdom


Professor Akpan H. 
Ekpo, West African Institute For Financial and Economic Management

c/o Central Bank of Nigeria Learning Centre, Lagos, Nigeria


Dr. Jamal Barzegari Khanaghah, Faculty of Economics, Management and Accounting, Yazd University, IraN

 

Dr. M. M Rahman, Dept of Population Science & Human Resource Development, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh


Professor Christopher Ugwu, Dean of Social Sciences, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria

 

Dr. Neyole E. Masinde, Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology(MMUST), Kenya


Dr. (Mrs) Ashish Virk, Institute of Laws, Panjab University Regional Centre, Punjab, India 

Dr. J. B. 
Miima, Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology(MMUST), Kenya


Professor Nicholas Ofiaja, Centre for Ethnic Studies, The City University of New York, United States

 

Dr. Catherine Gakii Murungi, Department of Early Childhood Studies, Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya

 

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CURRENT ISSUE            AJSS VOLUME 6                           NUMBER 1                     2016

 

1.  An Assessment of The Impact of Crude Oil Prices on Nigeria’s Economic Growth (1980-2013); pp. 1-14 [Authors: UDOFFIA, David Thompson and AJAEGBU, Chinweoke Augustine] View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

 2 The Nexus Among Foreign Direct Investment, Private Investment And Public Investment: Evidence From Nigeria; pp. 15-24 [Authors: WAKDOK, Samuel Stephenand JELILOV, Gylych] View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

3. Challenges Faced By Prison Officers In Rehabilitating Inmates In The Nsawam Medium Security Prison; pp. 25-35 [Author: BAFFOUR, Frank Darkwa]   View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

4. Dynamic Approach To Income-Environment Relationship: A Study Of Nigeria; pp. 36-51 [Author: AYADI, Folorunso Sunday] View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

5. The Efficacy Of Computer-Aided Teaching In Colleges Of Education In Nigeria: The Case Of Electrical Circuits And Electrical Measuring Instruments Courses; pp. 52-62 [Authors: YAKUBU, Samaila and EZUGU, L.C] View Abstract  Download Full Text 

 

 

6. Recent Issues Of Foreign Direct Investment In Turkey (2000 - 2015); pp. 63-68 [Author: JELILOV, Gylych] View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

7. Does Foreign Direct Investmen Crowd-Out Or Crowd-In Domestic Investment? Evidence From Sub Saharan Africa; pp. 69-77 [Author: IHEONU, Chimere Okechukwu] View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

8. The Political Economy Of Peace Building In Africa Beyond Conventional Security Strategy; pp. 78-90 [Author:TEDHEKE,Moses Eromedoghene Ukpenumenu] View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

9. Cooperative Societies And Capital Formation Among Small-Scale Business In Odukpani Cross River State Of Nigeria; pp. 91-97 [Author: EBONG, Edem] View Abstract  Download Full Text

 

10. An Empirical Investigation Of The Research Culture Of Nigerian Universities: A Case Study Of University Of Calabar In Nigeria; pp.  98-104 [Author: ODU, Emmanuel] View Abstract  Download Full Text

 

11. Large Family Size And Its Consequential Effects On Sustainable Development In Esan Central Senatorial District Of Edo State; pp. 105-113 [Authors: AIWORIABOAKUELU, C; OBETOH, G. I; and OBOH, I. O] View Abstract  Download Full text

 

12. Public Health Expenditure And Economic Growth In Nigeria: What Causes What? pp. 114-122 [Authors:AKEKERE Jonah  and KARIMO Tari Moses] View Abstract   Download FullText

 

13. Caretaker Committee System: A Violation Of Constitutional And Democratic Principles In Nigeria’s Local Government Administration; pp. 123-129 [Author: ODO, OBIORA S.] View Abstract   Download Full Text

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