Canadian Social Science

Articles from Vol. 5, No. 3, 2009

A Comparative Study on Malay and Chinese Accounting Students' Perceptions on Accounting Career/UNE ÉTUDE COMPARATIVE SUR LES PERCEPTIONS DE LA CARRIÈRE DE COMPTABLE DES ÉTUDIANTS MALAISIENS ET DES ÉTUDIANTS CHINOIS
Abstract:Using questionnaire survey, this study examines accounting students' attitude on accounting career. Specifically, this study examines whether there is any significant difference on the accounting students' attitude of accounting career caused...
An Analysis of School Education Development of the Qiang Nationality in Recent One Hundred Years/UNE ANALYSE DU DÉVELOPPEMENT DE L'ÉDUCATION SCOLAIRE DE LA NATIONALITÉ QIANG PENDANT CENT ANS RÉCENTS
Abstract:After May 12 Wenchuan massive earthquake,Qiang nationality was severely destroyed. China is all set to move in to save the quake-threatened culture of the Qiang people in Sichuan Province. Pay attention to the school education is an important...
Chinese Social Pension Insurance System: Improvement and Development/SYSTÈME DE LA PENSION SOCIALE EN CHINE: DÉVELOPPEMENT ET RÉFORME
Abstract:summarize the experience of foreign social old-age insurance policy, analyze the conflict and problem of Chinese current old-age policy, and improve Chinese social old-age insurance system.Key words: social pension insurance; economic transition;...
Does Spoon-Feeding Impede Independent Learning?/L'ALIMENTATION A LA CUILLERE, EST-ELLE UN OBSTACLE POUR L'APPRENTISSAGE INDÉPENDANT
Abstract:Spoon-feeding is a common term which literally means feeding one with a spoon or metaphorically means giving no opportunity for one to think or act for himself. It can also refer to behavioural treatment given to someone that so pampers and...
From Ecological Thinking and Ecological Culture to Ecological Compensation and Ecological Democracy/DE LA PENSÉE ÉCOLOGIQUE ET LA CULTURE ÉCOLOGIQUE À LA COMPENSATION ÉCOLOGIQUE ET LA DÉMOCRATIE ÉCOLOGIQUE
Abstract:Ecology has become a new thinking approach to constantly influence social development. Ecological civilization has been raised to the top political philosophy. Ecological democracy should be a system to ensure to implement ecological civilization....
From Evolution of Dialect "Huoguo" to Harmonious Essence of Jing-Chu Culture/DE L'ÉVOLUTION DU DIALECTE "HUOGUO" À L'ESSENCE DE L'HARMONIE DE LA CULTURE DES ROYAUMES JING ET CHU
Abstract:The purpose of this paper is to study the relationship of language and culture from a typical microscopic perspective of harmonious essence of Jingzhou culture in the evolution of dialect "huoguo" (or: "hodgepodge" ) from which we get the conclusion...
Gap in University Students' Performance: A Study in a Malaysian Public University/L'ECART DANS LA PERFORMANCE DES ETUDIANTS: UNE ÉTUDE DANS UNE UNIVERSITÉ PUBLIQUE MALAISIENNE
Abstract:A body of literature has shown that testing students before their final examination serves as a motivational technique. These studies found that having test assessment would stimulates students' study effort and eventually improve their final...
Globalization of English and English Language Policies in East Asia: A Comparative Perspective/MONDIALISATION DE L'ANGLAIS ET LES POLITIQUES SUR LA LANGUE ANGLAISE DANS LES PAYS ASIATIQUE: UNE PERSPECTIVE COMPARATIVE
Abstract:The last decade has witnessed the ever rising realization of the significance of English, which triggered the booming concept of teaching English as an International Language (EIL). English as a lingua franca has been playing an important role...
Key Points in Implementation of Knowledge Management and Its Solutions/POINTS CLÉS DANS LA MISE EN OEUVRE DE LA GESTION DES CONNAISSANCES ET DE SES SOLUTIONS
Abstract:In knowledge-base economy era, knowledge becomes the most important resource for enterprise instead of physical labor, capital and natural resources. The success of the enterprise depends more and more on the quantity and quality of knowledge...
Primacy of Personal over Cultural Attributes Demonstrating Receptiveness as a Key to Effective Cross-National Interactions/LA PRIMAUTÉ DES ATTRIBUTS PERSONNELS SUR LES ATTRIBUTS CULTURELS DÉMONSTRATION DE LA RÉCEPTIVITÉ COMME UN ÉLÉMENT CLÉ DE L'EFFICACITÉ DES INTERACTIONS TRANSNATIONALE
Abstract:This Dubai-based study investigates local Emirati women's attitudes to professional interactions with different nationalities. Its findings reveal that respondents' perceptions of personal attributes play a stronger role in who they prefer to...
Profile: HJ. KAMARUZAMAN JUSOFF
POSITION:Senior Professor (Vk6/Grade B), Universiti Putra Malaysia.ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION:BS (Forestry), MS(Forest Engineering/Operations), PhD (Forest Surveying/Remote Sensing).ADMINISTRATIVE POSITIONS HELD :A Malaysian married to Rohaita Abdul Fathel...
Prosocial Behavior Motivation of Acheness Volunteers in Helping Tsunami Disaster Victims/MOTIVATION DU COMPORTEMENT PRO-SOCIAL DES BÉNÉVOLES DE L'ACHENESS POUR AIDER LES VICTIMES DE LA CATASTROPHE DU TSUNAMI
Abstract:The purpose of this research is to explore pro-social behavior motivation of Acheness volunteers, who performed humanitarian activities in helping Tsunami victims in Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam, Indonesia. The research was carried out from July...
Research on a Fast Delivery Production System: Just-in-Time Production system/RECHERCHE SUR UN SYSTÈME PRODUCTEUR DE RAPIDE LIVRAISON: SYSTÈME PRODUCTEUR JIT
Abstract:In this paper, we analyzed calling the age to product or service for consumer demand living in the word. We come to a conclusion that speed or time is the key factors for enterpriser for competing intensely. So, the paper proposes JIT system...
Teachers' Voices about Being a Teacher: Comparative Studies in England, Finland and Sweden1/LA VOIX DE PROFESSEUR CONCERNANT ÊTRE UN PROFESSEUR: ÉTUDES COMPARATIVES EN ANGLETERRE, EN FINLANDE ET EN SUÈDE
Abstract:The aim of the article is to present and discuss a study in which Finnish, English and Swedish teachers and student teachers described the implications of being a teacher. It is cross-national and consists of multiple case studies. Data were...
The Linguistic Taboo between Malays and Ibans of Sarawak, Malaysia/LE TABOU LINGUISTIQUE ENTRE MALAIS ET IBANS DU SARAWAK, EN MALAISIE
Abstract:This study attempts to determine the Malays' and Ibans' perceptions on the use of linguistic taboo in their culture based on the specified domains and to investigate the occurrence of linguistic taboo in different domains. The outcome of this...
The Moderating Effect of Gender Differences between Mentoring and Individuals' Career/L'EFFET MODÉRATEUR DES DIFFÉRENCES DE SEXE ENTRE LE MENTOR ET LA CARRIÈRE INDIVIDUELLE
Abstract:This study was conducted to examine the effect of mentoring program and gender differences on individuals' career using 153 usable questionnaires gathered from employees who work in one public university in Sarawak, Malaysia. Outcomes of hierarchical...
The Satisfaction Level of Universiti Teknologi MARA Sarawak's Staff towards University Environment/LE NIVEAU DE SATISFACTION DU PERSONNEL DE L'UNIVERSITÉ DES TECHNOLOGIES MARA SARAWAK VERS L'ENVIRONNEMENT
Abstract:This paper presents findings of an empirical study that was designed to investigate the perception of staff towards the university environment (university climate). Furthermore, the study was designed to determine the nature of current university...
The Second Language Acquisition of Past Tense Marker in English by L1 Speakers of Chinese/LE PASSÉ DANS L'ACQUISITION DE L'ANGLAIS EN TANT QU'UNE DEUXIÈME LANGUE PAR LES LOCUTEUR DU CHINOIS
Abstract:This study is considered the L2 acquisition and underlying of past tense marker, focusing on whether or not L2 learners of English are successful in associating the grammatical properties with Chinese language. Although the dataset is small,...
The Stressors in Professional Women's Work-Family Conflict: A Chinese Study/L'ORIGINE DE STRESS DANS LE CONFLIT TRAVAIL-FAMILLE CHEZ LES FEMMES PROFESSIONNELLES: UNE ÉTUDE CHINOISE
Abstract:On the base of some existing studies on the "work-family conflict", we investigated 121 professional women on role conflict. It summarizes the actuality of the professional women's work-family conflict, discusses the relation of the women's...