Canadian Social Science

Articles from Vol. 8, No. 2, 2012

2011 Presidential Election and the Political Participation in Nigeria/ELECTION PRESIDENTIELLE 2011 ET LA PARTICIPATION POLITIQUE AU NIGERIA
AbstractThe study examined the 2011 presidential election and the level of citizens' participation in Nigeria. The study showed the preparation, challenges and the conduct of 2011 election in Nigeria with a major reference to the presidential election....
Analysis of Lenovo Globalization Strategy and Enlightenment to Chinese Enterprises/ANALYSE DE LA STRATEGIE DE LA MONDIALISATION ET DE L'ILLUMINATION DE LENOVO AUX ENTREPRISES CHINOISES
AbstractIn the "global economy" background, corporate globalization is the trend. Focus of Enterprise globalization is that enterprises to choose a good globalization strategy. This thesis to associative Lenovo enterprises as example, highlights from...
Analysis of Shelley's Poetry from the Perspective of Foregrounding/LA PERSPECTIVE DU PREMIER PLAN DE L'ANALYSE DE LA POESIE DE SHELLEY
AbstractThis paper explores Shelly's poetry Ode to the West Wind from the perspective of foregrounding. Through the framework of the new model, it finds out that the poetry involves various kinds of foregrounding. For this, the poetry can be more understandable....
An Assessment of the Influence of Advertisement on Patronage of Beauty Care Products in Lokoja Metropolis, Kogi State, Nigeria/UNE EVALUATION DE L'INFLUENCE DE LA PUBLICITE SUR LE MECENAT DES PRODUITS DE SOINS DE BEAUTE EN METROPOLIS LOKAJA, L'ETAT DE KOJI, AU NIGERIA
AbstractIn order to survive and successfully operate in a competitive environment, makers of beauty care products attach great importance to advertising products. The essence of advertising product is to provide consumers with product information as...
An Assessment of the Relevance of Adekanye's the Retired Military as Emergent Power Factor in Nigeria to Contemporary Nigeria/LE MILITAIRE A LA RETRAITE EN TANT QUE FACTEUR DE PUISSANCE EMERGENTE AU NIGERIA POUR LE CONTEMPORAIN NIGERIA: UNE EVALUATION DE LA PERTINENCE DE L' ADEKANYE
AbstractThis article assessed the relevance of Adekanye's book titled "The Retired Military as Emergent Power Factor in Nigeria" to contemporary Nigeria. The eight chaptered book examined the growing power and influence of top retired military officers...
An Integrated Approach to Business English Teaching in China/UNE APPROCHE INTEGREE A L'ENSEIGNEMENT DE L'ANGLAIS DES AFFAIRES EN CHINE
AbstractChinese Business English Teaching (BET) has developed more rapidly since China's entering the World Trade Organization (WTO). However, traditional BET has its problems such as too much emphasis on business knowledge and professional vocabularies,...
An Investigation of Causal Relationship between Fiscal Deficits, Economic Growth and Money Supply in Nigeria (1970-2009)/UNE ENQUETE DE LA RELATION CAUSALE ENTRE LE DEFICIT BUDGETAIRE, LA CROISSANCE ECONOMIQUE ET LA MASSE MONETAIRE AU NIGERIA (1970-2009)
AbstractThis study posits to investigate the relationship between fiscal deficits, economic growth and money supply in Nigeria. In Nigeria, huge fiscal deficits had been recorded over some years. What has been the nature of the relationship between fiscal...
A Rational Thinking of the People's Mediation System of China/UNE PENSEE RATIONNELLE DU SYSTEME DE LA MEDIATION POPULAIRE DE CHINE
AbstractPeople's Mediation is a kind of dispute resolution mechanism with Chinese characteristics. In 2011, People's Mediation Law of the People's Republic of China has came into force. This law is formulated to solve disputes among people in a timely...
Basil Bunting's Aesthetic Function: Art vs. Intellect/FONCTION ESTHETIQUE DU BASIL BUNTING: ART VS INTELLIGENCE
AbstractBasil Bunting is most commonly thought of as 1930s and 1940s poet grouped with some other poets such as Louis Zukofsky and Lorine Niedecker under the label "Objectivist ". The present researchers seek to achieve two goals in this paper. The first...
Cohesion and Meanings/ COHESION ET SIGNIFICATIONS
AbstractText analysis is a way of describing language functions. A text is defined as any passage, spoken or written, that forms a whole. According to Halliday, every text has a texture, "A text derives this texture from the fact that it functions as...
Contributions of Private Hostel Providers to Housing Needs of Imo State University Students, at Ugwuorji-Owerri Nigeria/CONTRIBUTIONS DES FOURNISSEURS DES AUBERGES PRIVEE AUX BESOINS DE LOGEMENT DES ETUDIANT DE L'UNIVERSITE DE L'ETAT D'OMI AU UGWUORJI-OWERRI DE LA NIGERIA
AbstractThis paper aims at evaluating the ability of private hostel developers towards addressing the accommodation needs of Imo State University Students within the Ugwuorji layout, the closest and largest neighbourhood to the University. A hostel enumeration...
Does Strategies of Industrial Development Cause Spatial Convergence: Evidences from Changsanjiao, Zhusanjiao and Huanbohai of China/EST CE QUE LES STRATEGIES DU DEVELOPPEMENT INDUSTRIEL PROVOQUERONT LA CONVERGENCE SPATIALE: LES EVIDENCES DE LA ZONE TRIANGULAIRE, ZHUSANJIAO ET HUANBOHAI DE CHINE
AbstractThree topics, "the convergence of the economic growth", "the influences of regional industrial development strategies to the economic development", and "spatial effects in regional growth" are studied in the empirical analysis. Spatial panel...
Enlightenment on the Crisis of Confucian Hermeneutics in Song Dynasty and the Establishment of the Ultimate Concern in Confucianism/LA REVELATION DES DANGERS DE L'INTERPRETATION DU CLASSIQUE DE L'EPOQUE SONG ET LA CONSTRUCTION DE LA STRUCTURE ETROITE FINAL DE L'ETUDE CONFUSIEN
Abstract"Scholars are determined to follow Dao." Confucianists conform to "Dao", which transcends their realm of cognition. "Dao" is inevitably represented through the medium of the "studies" on Confucianism. Therefore, the Confucian Hermeneutics as...
Ethnic-Religious Conflicts and the Travails of National Integration in Nigeria's Fourth Republic/CONFLITS ETHNIQUES ET RELIGIEUX ET LES DIFFICULTÉS DE L'INTÉGRATION NATIONALE DANS LA 4ÈME RÉPUBLIQUE DU NIGERIA
AbstractAny attempt to understand the development of the Nigerian State cannot escape a study of ethnicity and religion as some of the main challenges to the development of democracy, nation building and national integration. The nature and composition...
Examining the Physio, Psycho and Socio-Economic Implications of Non-Residential Policy on Imo State University Students/EXAMINATION DES IMPLICATIONS DE LA PHYSIO, DE LA PSYCHO, ET DE LA SOCIO-ECONOMIC DE LA POLITIQUE DES ETUDIANTS NON-RESIDENTIEL DE L'UNIVERSITE DE L'ETAT D'IMO
AbstractThe Imo State University (IMSU), is running a non-residential policy despite her growing student population. Although her policy has led to tremendous development of Ugwuorji layout and other close neighbourhoods, its implications on students...
Gender Empowerment in Jordan/ HABILITATION DES FEMMES EN JORDANIE
AbstractThe paper addresses the factors that hinder women's participation in the private sector in Jordan, through assessing the basic factors that hinder women's empowerment and the role of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Jordan in order to achieve...
Implement and Counter Plan of Labor Contract Law between Labor Dispatch and Outsourcing in Liaoning Province/LA MISE EN OEUVRE ET LE PLAN DE LA LOI CONTRE LE CONTRAT DE TRAVAIL ENTRE LE TRAVAIL ET L'EXTERNALISATION D'EXPEDITION DANS LA PROVINCE DU LIAONING
AbstractThe Labor Contract Law made a specific rule to labor dispatch and ended the past of it with no law to comply to. Aiming to labor abuses, no aptitude to labor dispatch, unclear duty and the problem of equal pay for equal work etc, this article...
Interpreting Geography Science/INTERPRETATION DES SCIENCES GEOGRAPHIQUE
AbstractThe geography is an old and young science. Many people often feel confused and regard the geography knowledge as science of geography. With time goes, modern science of geography is endowed with its own new connotation and glows the new vigor....
Iranian People and the Origin of the Turkish-Speaking Population of the Northwestern of Iran/LE PEUPLE IRANIEN ET L'ORIGINE DE LA POPULATION TURCOPHONE AU NORDOUEST DE L'IRAN
AbstractThe world is a place containing various racial and lingual groups. So that as far as this issue is concerned there is no difference between developed and developing countries. Iran is not an exception, because it can be called a multi-national...
John K. Fairbank and His Views on Sino-American Relations from the 1940's to the 1970's/john K. FAIRBANK ET SES OPIGNIONS SUR LA RELATION SINO-AMERICAINE DES ANNEES 1940-1970
AbstractThis paper attempts to evaluate John K. Fairbank's roles in the development of Sino-American relations. It first examines Fairbank's experiences and Chinabound activities, then analyses his perspectives on Sino-American relations from the 1940's...
Legislative Assurance System for Sustainable Development of Chinese Medium and Small Enterprises' (SMEs)/ETUDE DE LA POTILITIQUE DE LOI POUR LA PROTECTION DU DEVELOPPMENT CONTINU DES PME EN CHINE
AbstractThe current legislative assurance system for protecting Chinese Medium and Small Enterprises' (SMEs) is not complete. Encourages and preferential terms in the legal system are ambiguous which are not sufficient to be used in promoting sustainable...
Levels and Types of Questions Raised by EFL Teachers in Southern Al-Mazar Directorate of Education/LES NIVEAUX ET LES TYPES DE QUESTIONS SOULEVEES PAR LES ENSEIGNANTS D'EFL DANS LA DIRECTION DE L'AL-EDUCATION DU SUD DE MAZAR
AbstractThis study aimed at investigating the levels and types of questions raised by EFL teachers in Southern Al-Mazar directorate of Education. The study comprised (12) female/ male teachers. The results of the study showed that; male/female teachers...
Manifestation of Derridian Différance in Shakespeare's Hamlet/MANIFESTATION DE LA DIFFERENCE DERRIDIENNE DANS LE HAMLET DE SHAKESPEARE
AbstractWilliam Shakespeare's renowned tragedy Hamlet has ascertained itself as a touchstone for students and scholars of English literature. Extrapolating on this play, T.S. Eliot once remarked that, it is the Mona Lisa of Renaissance literature. Like...
New Trend of Transnational Corporations Development in China and Countermeasures/NOUVELLE TENDANCE DU DEVELOPPEMENT DE LA CORPORATION DES TRANSNATIONALES EN CHINE ET LES CONTRE-MESURES
AbstractSince the 1990 of 20th Century, the world famous multinational corporations have entered in China, they have brought to much-needed capital, technology and advanced management methods through large-scale, systematic investment in China, to accelerate...
Peoples' Uprising in North Africa and Middle East: Lessons Learnt and Challenges of Policy Implication-Egypt as an Illustrative Case/SOULEVEMENT DES PEUPLE EN AFRIQUE DU NORD ET AU MOYEN-ORIENT: LES LECONS APPRISES ET LES DEFIS DE LA POLITIQUE - IMPLICATION DE L'EGYPTE COMME UN CAS ILLUSTRATIF
AbstractA revolutionary wave that began in Tunisia first and then moved from Egypt to Libya, Bahrain, Syria, Yemen, Morocco, Lebanon, Oman and other countries in the Arab world was perhaps the most discussed issue in 2011. Years of frustration vented...
Political Villainy on the Modern Stage: Arabic Translations and Adaptations of William Shakespeare's Richard III/LA POLITIQUE DE VILLAINY SUR LA SCENE MODERNE: LES TRADUCTIONS EN ARABE ET DE L'ADAPTIONS DU RICHARD III DE WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
AbstractThe following paper explores the rhetorical use of anaphora in William Shakespeare's Richard III and its impact on the translation of western conceptions of political villains to an Arabic audience. The analysis examines the use of anaphora in...
Power in R. K. Narayan's Malgudi Days/LA PUISSANCE DANS LES JOURS DE MALGUDI DE R.K. NARAYAN
AbstractThe present study aims to consider Foucauldian 'Power' and its dimensions in the select short stories of R. K. Narayan's Malgudi Days (1982). To that end, Foucauldian 'Hegemony' and 'Resistance to Power and Limits of Power' are discussed in these...
Proposals to Improve the Accuracy of Bilingual Public Signs/LES PROPOSITIONS VISANT A AMELIORER LA PRECISION D'AFFICHAGE DES SIGNES BILINGUE EN PUBLIC
AbstractAccurate translation of bilingual public signs not only provides foreign visitors necessary information in life but also is an essential symbol of internationalization of the city. However, because of the lack of competence of the translator,...
Research on the Influencing Factors of Job Stress of University Teachers - Take Changchun University of Science and Technology as an Example/LA RECHERCHE SUR LES FACTEURS INFLUANT SUR LE STRESS AU TRAVAIL DES PROFESSEURS D'UNIVERSITE- LE CAS DE L'UNIVERSITE DES SCIENCES ET DE LA TECHNOLOGIE DE CHANGCHUN COMME EXEMPLE
AbstractThe paper selects 159 teachers of Changchun University of Science and Technology (CUST) by stratified sampling method to perform questionnaire survey, determines five factors that influence the job stress of university teachers by principal component...
Revelation to English Phonetics Teaching Based on PAM/REVELATION DE L'ENSEIGNEMENT DE LA PHONETIQUE ANGLAISE BASE SUR PAM
AbstractBoth Perceptual Assimilation Model and Speech Learning Model are concerned with the speech perception in the domain of second language acquisition. The influence of L1 experience on L2 speech perception has been well-researched from the segmental...
Rock-Art of Mir Malas, Iran/ART RUPESTRE DE MIR MALAS, IRAN
AbstractRock-Art as a pictorial language shows different aspects of ancient life and culture. Pictographs include rock-art; great treasure of fantastic information. Rock-art is formed in ethical and historical concepts. In this study, some new information...
Solvency of Pension Reform: Issues and Challenges of the Accumulation Phase of Retirements in Nigeria/REFORME DE PENSION DE LA SOLVABILITE: ENJEUX ET DEFIS DE LA PHASE D'ACCUMULATION DES DEPART A LA RETRAITE AU NIGERIA
AbstractObjective: The valuation of pension reform was conducted with the primary purpose of determining its sustainability. Method: Compliance level among the participants was examined. In order to ascertain the accuracy of the data supplied by the...
The Diminutive in Modern Standard Arabic: An Optimality Theoretical Analysis/LE DIMINUTIF DU STANDARD DE L'ARABE MODERNE: UNE ANALYSE THEORIQUE DE L'OPTIMALITE
AbstractThe diminutive in Arabic has not received the attention it deserves in the literature. Most of the work done on Arabic morphology has viewed the derivation of Arabic diminutive as a simple process which maps root consonants, according to certain...
The Dynamics of Inter Group Relations in Pre-Colonial Nigeria: Nupe Activities in Etsakoland C. 1860-1897/LA DYNAMIQUE DES INTER-RELATIONS DES GROUPES DANS LE PRE-COLONIALE NIGERIA : LES ACTIVITES DANS LE NUPE ETSAKOLAND C.1860-1897
AbstractA point that is not often emphasized in Nigeria's history is the high level of interaction that existed among different groups in the country in pre-colonial times. This study brings to the fore the circumstances that brought the Nupe to Etsakoland...
The Effect of Human Resource Management Practices on Job Involvement in Selected Private Companies in Jordan/LES EFFETS DE LA PRATIQUE DU MANAGEMENT DES RESSOURCE HUMAINE SUR LA RESOLUTION DU TRAVAIL SELECTIONNE DES ENTREPRISE PRIVEE EN JORDANIE
AbstractResearch on Human Resource Practices within an Arabic context is limited. This research aims to examine the effect of Human Resource Practices on job involvement in an Arabic country namely; Jordan. Six of the major Human Resource Practices are...
"The Intentional Fallacy" Reconsidered/LA RECONNAISSANCE DE "L'AFFECTIVE INTENTIONNELLE"
AbstractPeople easily confuse the terms of "the intentional fallacy" and "the affective fallacy." I think when W. K. Wimsatt and Monroe C. Beardsley first introduced the two terms, what they wanted to stress was priority of the work as the basis of critical...
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