Sacha And Diamond Academic Publishers, England, United Kingdom

 

AFRICAN JOURNAL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES (AJSS)

Volume 7(1) 2017

 ISSN 2045-8460 (ONLINE)

 ISSN 2045-8452 (PRINT)

 Current Cumulative Impact Factor 45.6

 

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  7                          NUMBER 1                     2017

 

1.    The Origin Of Omutibo Guitar Music Of The  Abaluhya Of Kakamega District Of Kenya, pp. 1-9 [Author: KUSIENYA, Fred Wekesa]  View Abstract  Download Full Text

 

2.   The Effects Of Gender And Age On Palliative Care Of HIV/AIDS Patients In The University Of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital; pp. 1017 [Authors: IRULOH,Betty-Ruth;ERNEST-EHIBUDU, Ijeoma;and CHIDI-NWANKWO,Nancy Ipirinye] View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

3.   An Investigation Into The Academic Self-Efficacy, Coping Strategies And Academic Achievement Of Secondary School Students In Rivers State; pp. 18 24 [Authors: IRULOH, Betty-Ruth Ngozi and UKAEGBU, Hanson Manuabuchi] View Abstract  Download Full Text

 

 4. Substitution Effect Versus Income Effect In Slutsky Equation And Orientation Of Food Demand Improvement Policies; pp. 25-32 [Author: BELEK, Alim] View Abstract  Download Full Text

 

5. Learning Through Consumption And Shopping As Site Of Adult Learning: Evidence From Shoppers In Urban Indigenous Communities; pp. 33-39 [Author: PATRICK, John] View Abstract  Download Full Text

 

6. Is Sustainability Of Indigenous Livelihood Skills Of The Obolo (Andoni) Women Of The Niger Delta Possible? pp. 40-45 [Author: IJAH, Christiana Ntente] View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

7. Vote Buying And Deficit Of Democratic Values In Nigeria: Interrogating The Gubernatorial Elections In Ekiti And Osun States; pp. 40-50 [Authors: OLUWALEYE, Janet Monisola and OMILUSI, Mike Opeyemi] View Abstract  Download Full Text

 

 8. The Role Of Microfinance Institutions In The Creation And Development Of Small And Medium Sized Businesses In Cameroon; pp. 51-67 [Author: BITA, Charles Alain and DJAOWE, Joseph] View Abstract   Download Full Text

   

9. The Effect Of Some Selected Form Of Taxes On The Gross Domestic Product Of Nigeria; pp. 68-78 [Authors: OKEZIE, Amachukwu Chibuzor; MARCUS, Samuel Nnamdi; and, MAMIDU, Aruna Ishola] View Abstract   Download Full Text    

 

10. Irredentism and Iraq's Territorial Claim to Kuwait After the Cold War; pp. 79-87 [Authors: Monday E. Dickson] View Abstract  Download Full Text

 

11. Political Budget Cycles and Intergovernmental Transfers in Uganda; pp. 88-99 [Authors: LAKUMA, Corti Pauland MUNYAMBONERA, Ezra Francis] View Abstract  Download Full Text

 

12. An Investigation Into The Environmental Impacts Of Farm-Commodities Markets In Cameroon : The Case Of Douala ; pp. 100-117 [Authors: MAKEMBE, Henri Ndame; NJOCKE, Martin and NJOCKE, Gabriel]   View Abstract  Download Full Text

     

  

 

 

 

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