Studies in Sociology of Science

Articles from Vol. 3, No. 1, March 1

Evaluation Framework and Model of Oil Industry's International Competitiveness
INTRODUCTION Oil industry is one key industry in the world which includes oil exploration, extraction, refining, gathering & transportation (often by oil tankers and pipelines), and marketing petroleum products. The largest volume products of...
Investigation on Qingdao, China Public Physical Fitness Activities and Skills
More than ten years effective application of Chinese national fitness program has made public's awareness of fitness popular. Health has become the most basic requirement for the public. The concept of health does not only mean physical health, but...
Nutritional and Psychological Implications of Low Micro-Nutrient Status of Pregnant Women in Imo State, Nigeria
INTRODUCTION Micro-nutrient malnutrition has become a global problem of immense proportions (ACC/SCN, 1992). Deficiency of iron, vitamin A and iodine is associated with increased mortality rates amongst most poor women, infants and children. It...
Parental Involvement at Home: Analyzing the Influence of Parents' Socioeconomic Status
INTRODUCTION A child's capability to succeed in school depends on how successfully the child is managed by his/her parents in the home environment. It is an environment where the child learns the skills, attitudes and behaviour which could mould...
Review on the Development of Underground Shopping Mall in China
INTRODUCTION With ease of international relations and boost of comprehensive national strength, the guiding principle for utilization of underground space has taken shape to combine the demand in peace and in war, and benefit common people. In recent...
Soft Power and Development Strategy of College Sports Association in China
INTRODUCTION As the reform of college physical education in China is being further deepened, especially due to the introduction of the guiding ideology "Quality education, health first" and the implementation of Sunshine Sports project, the traditional...
Steroid Use, Football, and Catastrophic Injuries: The Paradox of Performance-Enhancing Drug Use
INTRODUCTION Two recent cases have gained significant media attention pertaining to performance-enhancing drug use in Canadian football. First, the University of Waterloo football program in Canada was suspended for the 20102011 season following...