Canadian Social Science

Articles from Vol. 8, No. 6, 2012

A Brief Introduction to Chinese Mascot
AbstractChinese mascot as the embodiment of auspicious concept is one of the important components of the folk culture and also a mirror reflecting the spirit of the Chinese nation's character and the pursuit of happy life. In China, mascots are both...
Analysis University Identity System (UIS) in the Perspective of Soft Power
AbstractThe paper explains the basic connotation of University Identity System (UIS) and analyzes the process of the theory of UIS developing at first. On this basis, the paper puts forward the fundamental principles of strategic designing UIS, such...
An Assessment of Housing Delivery in Nigeria: Federal Mortgage Bank Scenario
AbstractIn recent times the federal mortgage bank spite of it role in housing delivery has recorded little or no success which is the major concern of this paper to critically assess the extent to which the federal mortgage bank has recorded success...
An Empirical Study on Problems Involved in CET-4 Communicative Listening Test and Teaching
AbstractDue to testing and teaching are indivisible partners in language education, effective interface of each other will do a good contribution to their common progress and development. This article enlists two representative classes of sophomores...
A Probe into Translation Strategies from Relevance Perspective-Direct Translation and Indirect Translation
AbstractThis thesis focuses on Gutt's notion of relevance-theoretic account of translation. Through the examination of a number of cases of literary translation, it aims to clarify some of the misunderstandings about relevance theory and prove this theory...
Background Analysis of Traffic Law Discipline Construction
AbstractThe construction of traffic law disciplines can not go beyond the actual conditions of the current economic and social development. It has become the No.1 problem to be solved that what development path on earth the analysis and exploration of...
Causes and Enlightenments of European Debt Crisis on China's Participation in East Asia's Monetary Cooperation
AbstractDeterioration of European sovereign debt crisis caused the global market slump. Although the European Union has introduced the first round large-scale rescue plan of 750 billion euro to Greece on May 10, 2010, the worsening trend of sovereign...
Causes of the Global Financial Crisis and Its Effectes on the Arab Countries
AbstractKeywords:INTRODUCTIONThe first indications of the global financial crisis emerged in September 2008 in the United States and moved quickly to the most advanced economies and then spread globally. The implications of the crisis came to countries...
Determinant Controllability of Responsibility Accounting in Profit Planning
AbstractThe issue of stewardship and scarcity of resources have brought about the need to attach responsibility to activities. Systems designed expected to accumulate costs for the purpose of ascertaining product and period costs in order to plan profit...
Discussion on the Democratic Value Orientation of International Law
AbstractSince the end of the Cold War, democratic values have become one of the core values of international law. In the current international law, the democracy as the value of international law is not yet become the legal norms of international law....
Efficacy in German Teacher Education
AbstractAt the present time German teacher training is confronted with a great political will to bring about change. International comparative studies of recent years have shown a dissatisfying learning outcome. The most dramatic result is a strong interdependence...
Functions of Courtroom Responses in Cognitive Context Construction and the Realization of Litigants' Communicative Aims in Chinese Court Hearing
AbstractIn Chinese court hearing, litigants usually make responses to the questions of the judge or the public prosecutor on the basis of their communicative aims. However, few studies have been conducted to investigate the process how their communicative...
Government Conduct: The Guiding Force for Developing National Soft Power
AbstractOnly the conduct of a government that strives to serve the people that empowered it can produce governmental soft power. The soft power of a government constitutes the guiding and consolidating force for the soft power a country. In order to...
Impediments to Entrepreneurship Development in the Niger Delta Region of Nigeria
AbstractThis study examines the issues and challenges to the growth of entrepreneurship in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria. This investigation was informed by the fact that governments, the world over, have in recent times strived to encourage the...
Introduction to Membership Rights
AbstractEver since Mr. XIE Huaishi proposed that membership rights should be recognized as an independent kind of rights in 1990s, the research of membership rights has remained at the initial stage which only focuses on its definition and concept. This...
Investigating the Relative Importance of Customer Recovery Strategies in the Hospitality Industry
AbstractThis study examined the relative significance of service recovery strategies in enhancing customer's willingness to return to the firm, with the hospitality industry as the case study. Using descriptive and inferential statistics from a sample...
Local Government and Good Governance in Nigeira's Emerging Democracy, 1999-2011: An Analysis of the Constraining Factors
AbstractWhen local governments were democratically instituted in Nigeria in 1999, Nigerians widely assumed that democratic rule would usher in good governance at all levels. This study however discovered that the expectations of the people have not been...
Military Intervention in the Nigerian Politics and Its Impact on the Development of Managerial Elite: 1966-1979
AbstractThe paper traces the evolution of the influence of the military governance in Nigeria on the development of managerial elite. It identifies two generations of leadership elite that evolved in Nigeria prior to the military inroad into politics....
On Chinese Sports Competition Honesty Construction Research
AbstractThe fair competition of sports competition is the basic idea of fair competition, integrity is a necessary guarantee for the. China's current lack of honesty in serious competition, has been threatening the development of sports competitions,...
Present Development Situation of Commercial Service Industry of Japan and Enlightenment to Shandong Province
AbstractCommercial services refer to service industries including the circulation of commodities and relative services for people's daily life and provide service products, which cover wholesale, retail, food, accommodation, as well as various kinds...
Provision and Usage of Medical Services by Community Pharmacy: A Comparative Study of New York, Macao and Zhuhai (China)
AbstractCommunity pharmacies around the world are redefining their roles by experimenting to provide medical services directly to consumers. The aim of this study was to investigate the medical services provided by community pharmacies and consumers'...
Reflections on the Overseas Labor Welfare Plan of Pakistan with the Overseas Workers Welfare Security of China
AbstractUnder the background of globalization, the labor output has also been rapid development in China. In the case of labor export growing, the issues of rights protection of labor export populations have become increasingly prominent. Due to overseas...
Rethinking Poverty Reduction and Sustainable Development in Nigeria: An Advocacy for the Buttom-Top Paradigm
AbstractGiving Nigeria's huge natural resource base for which it earned over US $ 300 billion (From crude oil alone) in the last three decades, as well as the promising options available in agriculture and solid minerals, Nigeria indeed should have no...
Safeguard by Rule of Law for the Fiduciary Construction of Chinese Capital Market
AbstractFiduciary construction in the capital market requires the safeguard by rule of law, i.e., legislation and enforcement of fiduciary law as well as construction of fiduciary morality and cultural system. As a separate legal category, fiduciary...
Structural Review of Rent Government and Its Effect on Democracy Process
AbstractRent state is one of the theories that many analysts and researchers working on matters regarding developing countries have used to justify the lack of political and economical development in countries relying on revenues obtained from external...
The Breakthrough on the Legality Plight of Environmental Control in China
AbstractDue to the particularity of environmental problems, the environmental control of government exists an inherent tense relation of rule-governed and administrative discretion. After confirmed the following two points: Government is not value-neutral...
The Conditions for Achieving the Private Copy of Protected Works in Jordanian Law
AbstractThe narrow-mindedness towards the full authority of the writer and using sources without consent which is crime secured by the law; while not accepting the chief aspects has been an specific exclusion of cerebral workbooks according to Jordanian...
The Construction of China's Environmental Legislation Public Participation System
AbstractChina's environmental legislation could be enhanced by the public participation and conversation, consultation mechanism, and the mechanisms could be hearing, the legislative forum and Legislative demonstration.Key words: Environmental legislation;...
The Construction of China's Environmental Public Interest Litigation Mechanism
AbstractThe environmental public interest litigation could promote the execution of environmental law and provide the public a way to anticipate. In order to protect the public participation in environmental justice, before public interest litigation,...
The Development of an Evaluation Model on Learning Management of Foreign Language Teachers in the World-Class Standard Primary Schools
AbstractThe research aimed to develop the evaluation model on learning management of foreign language teachers in the world class standard primary schools by using research and development process. The research was divided into 4 stages: (1) analyzed...
The Use of Too as a Pragmatic Presupposition Trigger
AbstractThis paper is intended to make a detailed study of too in the framework of presupposition. It aims to probe its use as a presupposition trigger bordering in semantics and pragmatics. In so doing, it is hoped to solve a great many-problems which...