Canadian Social Science

Articles from Vol. 6, No. 3, June 3

A Comparative Study of Sino-US Festival Culture/UNE ÉTUDE COMPARATIVE SUR LA CULTURE FESTIVAL SINO-AMÉRICAINE
Abstract: Festival culture is an important carrier of the emotion and spirit of a nation. The study of holiday culture is an indispensable part of the study of a national culture. Since both American culture and Chinese culture have the characteristics...
Analysis of Teacher Talk on the Basis of Relevance Theory1/ANALYSE DU DISCOURS DE L'ENSEIGNANT SUR LA BASE DE LA THEORIE DE LA PERTINENCE
Abstract: Teacher talk is usually viewed as one of the decisive factors of success or failure in classroom teaching. Based on the basic principles of Relevance Theory, the present thesis has focused on the teacher-student interaction in form of question-answer...
An Application of Spatial-Panel Analysis: Provincial Economic Growth and Logistics in China/UNE APPLICATION DE L'ANALYSE DE PANEL SPATIAL: LA CROISSANCE ÉCONOMIQUE PROVINCIALE ET LA LOGISTIQUE EN CHINE
Abstract: This paper introduces the spatial panel autocorrelation model, utilizes C-D production functions, constructs the spatial econometric model and finally studies the spatial correlativity between provincial economic growth and logistics. By using...
A Revised Optimal Spanning Table Method for Expanding Competence Sets1/UNE METHODE DE TABLEAU CONSTRUIT OPTIMALE REVISEE POUR DEVELOPPER LES ENSEMBLES DE COMPETENCE
Abstract: The optimal expansion problem of competence sets can be solves by either mathematical programming method or table based method developed by Feng (2001). Compared to the mathematical programming method, table based method for competence set...
Auditees' Perception on Accountability Index: A Study in a Malaysian Public University/LA PERCEPTION DES AUDITEURS DE L'INDICE DE LA RESPONSABILISATION: UNE ÉTUDE DANS UNE UNIVERSITÉ PUBLIQUE MALAISIENNE
Abstract: Studies have shown that success implementation of a system could affect users' perception towards the system and in turn influence their acceptance or reluctance towards the system. This study examines auditees' perception toward Accountability...
Contribution of Arousal and Mood States to Mozart Listening: Audiovisual Integration Study/L'ÉCOUTE DE MOZART PEUT AMÉLIORER L'EXCITATION ET LES ÉTATS D'HUMEUR: UNE ÉTUDE D'INTÉGRATION AUDIOVISUELLE
Abstract: Several scientific evidences confirm that arousal and mood influence performance on a variety of cognitive tasks. We examined whether the Mozart effect is a consequence of between-condition differences in arousal and mood after simultaneously...
Craftermakers: A Significant Study on Entreprenueurial Creativity and Competitive Advantage/ARTISANATS: UNE ETUDE IMPORTANTE SUR LA CREATIVITE ENTREPRENEURIALE ET L'AVANTAGE CONCURRENTIEL
Abstract: Entrepreneurship is a driving force bringing creativity to the business and establishing a community of high-growth economy. In fact, an embracing of entrepreneurial creativity also can bring a business more growth, competitive advantage, productivity...
Entrepreneurship Intention among Malaysian Business Students/L'ESPRIT D'ENTREPRISE CHEZ LES ETUDIANTS EN COMMERCE MALAISIENS
Abstract: Research on entrepreneurship intention has and continues to be of interest to researchers due to its importance to the development for many countries. The literature on entrepreneurship intention has examined various issues with many focusing...
Feminist Politics of Location: Staging Sexuality and Violence in the Drama of Griselda Gambaro/POLITIQUE FÉMINISTE DE L'EMPLACEMENT: LA MISE EN SCÈNE DE LA SEXUALITÉ ET DE LA VIOLENCE DANS LE DRAME DE GRISELDA GAMBARO
Abstract: The literary reputation of Griselda Gambaro and her masterpieces The Walls, Information for Foreigners, and Antigona Furiosa remain an interest in studies of modern Latin American drama. The playwright and her dramas still draw scholars' attention...
Harmonious Society and the Changes in Concepts of Local Legislation/L'ÉVOLUTION DU CONCEPT DE LÉGISLATION LOCALE DANS UNE SOCIÉTÉ HARMONIEUSE
Abstract: Local legislation is an important part of a national legislative system. Facing the conflicts and contradictions among multiple interest groups in modern society, the role that local legislation should play in the construction of a harmonious...
Internet Politics: Internet as a Political Tool in Thailand/POLITIQUE INTERNET: INTERNET COMME UN OUTIL POLITIQUE EN THAÏLANDE
Abstract: This article explores the internet as a political tool in order to achieve political goals. In Thailand, for example, the internet has significant roles in the contemporary Thai political context. It demonstrates that the internet is a tool...
Major Causes of Declining Quality of Education in Nigeria from Administrative Perspective: A Case Study of Dekina Local Government Area/LES CAUSES PRINCIPALES DE LA DÉGRADATION DE LA QUALITÉ DE L'ÉDUCATION AU NIGERIA À PARTIR D'UNE PERSPECTIVE ADMINISTRATIVE: UNE ETUDE DE CAS DE LA REGION DE GOUVERNEMENT LOCAL DE DEKINA
Abstract: This paper points out the fact that the problem of declining quality of education is mainly an administrative one. Administrative concepts of educational inspection and supervision used in the analysis of the major causes of declining quality...
On the Difference between Omission Criminal Made and Accomplice/LA DISTINCTION ENTRE UN OFFENSEUR PRINCIPAL ET UN COMPLICE D'INACTION
Abstract: There has been formed many viewpoints in criminal law world regarding the issue of how to distinguish omission criminal made and accomplice; in general, however, they can be classified into three categories of principle criminal made theory,...
Perception of Civil Servants on the Knowledge of Integrity and Corruction Level in Three State Agencies in Terengganu, Malaysia/LA PERCEPTION DES FONCTIONNAIRES DE LA CONNAISSANCE DE L'INTEGRITE ET DU NIVEAU DE CORRUPTION DANS TROIS ORGANISMES D'ÉTAT A TERENGGANU, MALAISIE
Abstract: Malaysia in its effort to become a fully developed nation by 2020 has undertaken a monumental task in instilling noble values into its society including its civil sector. The objective of this research was to examine the level of awareness,...
Political Economy of the Preferential Trade Liberalizations and Regionalism in South Asia: Opportunities and Challenges/ÉCONOMIE POLITIQUE DE LA LIBÉRALISATIONS DE COMMERCE PRÉFÉRENTIELLE ET LE RÉGIONALISME EN ASIE DU SUD: OPPORTUNITÉS ET DÉFIS
Abstract: Like other parts of the globe, south Asia has also been liberalizing the trade terms and conditions among its neibouring countries since last decades. However, the achievement is still limited although the agreements have been signed with was...
Postmodernism or Neo-Realism: On Parody in David Lodge's Campus Novel Small World1/TRADITION ET INNOVATION DU ROMAN RÉALISTE BRITANNIQUE: UNE ÉTUDE SUR LA PARODIE DE PETIT MONDE DE DAVID LODGE
Abstract: Parody in Small World, working in both comic and meta-fictional ways, embodies the liberal humanist spirit of traditional realist novel and critical consciousness of the anti-humanist post-theories though it looks like a technique of postmodern...
Teamwork Approach: An Investigation on Iranian Teamwork Attitudes/APPROCHE DE TRAVAIL D'ÉQUIPE: UNE ENQUÊTE SUR LES ATTITUDES DE TRAVAIL D'ÉQUIPE IRANIENNES
Abstract:Purpose - The purpose of this article is to address the main problems in Iranian working teams and study the Iranian teamwork attitudes.Design/methodology/approach - The authors have examined several factors which affect teamwork performance....
The Future Development Tendency of the International Financial Law from the Perspective of Financial Crisis/LA TENDANCE DE DEVELOPPEMENT DE LA LOI FINANCIERE INTERNATIONALE DANS LA PERSPECTIVE DE LA CRISE FINANCIERE
Abstract: The global financial crisis triggered by the subprime mortgage crisis in America made a severe impact on the economies of the whole world including China. The paper analyzes the causes of the crisis, pointing out the deficiencies and insufficiency...
The Guttman Approach to Modeling Drug Sequences: Bridging Literature Gaps/L'APPROCHE GUTTMAN POUR LA MODÉLISATION DE SÉQUENCES DE DROGUE: COMBLER LES LACUNES DOCUMENTAIRE
Abstract: In addressing several literature gaps in the drug sequencing literature, this study investigated the sequencing of alcohol, cigarette, and marijuana initiation among a sample of rural American youth, by using age of initiation data to develop...
The Relationship between Extrinsic Attributes of Product Quality with Brand Loyalty on Malaysia National Brand Motorcycle/Scooter/LA RELATION ENTRE LES ATTRIBUTS EXTRINSÈQUES DE LA QUALITÉ DE PRODUIT ET LA FIDÉLITÉ À UNE MARQUE DANS LE CAS D'UNE MARQUE NATIONALE MALAISIENNE DE MOTO / SCOOTER
Abstract: This study is about the discoveries on the relationship between extrinsic attributes of product quality with brand loyalty. It helps to extend the understanding of a commitment to re-purchase a product, due to the feelings and effects formed...
The Role of L1 Transfer on L2 and Pedagogical Implications/LE ROLE DU TRANSFERT DE LA L1 DANS L'ACQUISITION DE LA L2 ET LES IMPLICATIONS PEDAGOGIQUES
Abstract: The role of L1 transfer on the acquisition of L2 has always been the subject of controversary in the field of L2 learning and bilingual education. This article intends to examine controversial views about the transfer of L1 on the acquisition...
Using Bloom's Taxonomy to Gauge Students' Reading Comprehension Performance/UTILISER LA TAXONOMIE DE BLOOM POUR EVALUER LES PERFORMANCES DE COMPREHENSION ECRITE DES ELEVES
Abstract: Assessment is an essential part of the teaching-learning process. Students' learning can be measured by different procedures. Despite a significant increase in test procedures, numerous issues surrounding testing of comprehension remain unresolved....