Sacha And Diamond Academic Publishers, England, United Kingdom

 

AFRICAN JOURNAL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES (AJSS)

 

 Volume 3(3) 2013

 

 ISSN 2045-8460 (ONLINE)

 ISSN 2045-8452 (PRINT)

Current Cumulative Impact Factor 43.9

 

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

 

DEPUTY EDITOR-IN-CHIEF [3]

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

 

EDITORIAL BOARD MEMBERS

 

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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CONTENT      AJSS VOLUME 3   NUMBER 3 (2013)

 

1.    Evaluation Of Human Capital Development In Delta State; pp. 186-192 [Author: OSADEBE, P. UView Abstract  Download Full Text  

 

2.    The Challenges And Coping Strategies Of Women Of Emigrant Spouses In Benin-City Of Nigeria; pp. 172-185 [Author:DOKPESI, Augustine Okhobo]View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

3.     Women In Entrepreneurship As A Means To Sustainable Livelihood In Ghana: A Study Of The Upper West Region; pp. 160-171 [Authors: MUMUNI I. Aliata; INSAH Baba; BOWAN A. PatrickView Abstract  Download Full Text

 

4.    Nigeria Foreign Policy And Reputational Projects: An Evaluation Of The Implications And Prospects; pp. 140-159 [Authors: MOGULUWA, Shed Chinwuba and ACHOR, Princewell N.] View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

5.    Discovering The Depths Of The 2001 Crisis In Turkey: What Really Underlies It? pp.130-139 [Authors: KARAHAN, HaticeView Abstract   Download Full Text

 

6.    An Evaluation Of The Implications Of Earnings Management Determinants In The Banking Industry: The Case Of Nigeria; pp. 118-129 [Authors: DABOR, Eyesan Leslie and IBADIN, Peter OkoegualeView Abstract   Download Full Text

 

7.    Public Expenditures Shocks In A Real Business Cycle Model: Implications For The Economy Of Tunisia; pp. 87-117 [Authors: LAHOUEL, Mohamed Hédi; BEN SLIMANE, Sarra; and, BEN TAHAR, MoezView Abstract  Download Full Text

 

8.    Legal And Institutional Framework Governing Electoral Management In Rwanda: A Discourse; pp. 73-86 [Author: ONGWEN, Patrick Alfred Waluchio]  View Abstract   Download Full Text 

 

9.    An Assessment Of The Determinants Of Financial Crises In Emerging Market Economies; pp. 64-72 [Author: ÖZHAN TuncayView Abstract  Download Full Text

 

10.  An Overview Of The New Pension Scheme And Teachers’ Level Of Awareness In Delta State of Nigeria: Counselling Implications; pp. 53-63 [Author: OMONI, Grace E.] View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

11.  An Evaluation Of The Impacts Of The National Health Insurance Scheme On The Employees’ Health Status At The University Of Ibadan; pp. 40-52 [Authors: OWUMI, Bernard. E; OMOROGBE, Christie E; and, RAPHAEL, Sunday CView Abstract   Download Full Text

 

12.  Imperialism And Global Science: Implications For Public Health Delivery And Food Production In Africa; pp. 29-39 [Author: IRIKANA, Godspower JacobView Abstract  Download Full Text

 

13.  The Implications Of The Accounting Data Management On The Exercise Of Loans Discretion By Banks In Cameroon: The Case Of Small And Medium Size Enterprises; pp. 18-28 [Authors: TAKOUDJOU, NIMPA Alain; DJOUTSA WAMBA, Léopold; and, SIMO KAMGAING, BonifaceView Abstract  Download Full Text

 

14.  The Impacts Of Instrumented Social Capital On Poverty Status In Rural Kenya; pp. 1-17 [Author: KIRORI, Gabriel NView Abstract  Download Full Text

 

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