Canadian Social Science

Articles from Vol. 9, No. 4, 2013

A Critical Study of the Contradictory Role of Women's Magazines
AbstractThe role of women's magazines is contradictory. The term contradictory refers to the way in which magazines provide a range of information about how to be a perfect woman, for women of all ages. However, no matter the role of women as portrayed...
Affirmation Comparative Study between Traditional Contract and Electronic Contract
AbstractIn the electronic environment, several contracts will be conducted; especially that contracting is permissible legally through this mean. Since the contracting involves the affirmation and acceptance, I will address the electronic affirmation...
Anomalies of the Nigerian Federalism
AbstractThe focus of this paper is to highlight the irregularities inherent in the Nigerian Federalism right from the time of its formation that have made it extremely difficult to function properly. Nigeria's Federalism is a classic case of federalism...
Anomalies of the Nigerian Federalism
AbstractThe focus of this paper is to highlight the irregularities inherent in the Nigerian Federalism right from the time of its formation that have made it extremely difficult to function properly. Nigeria's Federalism is a classical case of federalism...
A Probe into the Sustainable Development of Petty Loan Companies
AbstractThe petty loan companies in China have been in good performance since taken the pilot demonstration, which effectively relieves the rural funds and financing difficulties of SMEs. However, the petty loan companies in the business development...
A Public Service-Oriented Government Building Path in Chinese City: A Example from Public Rental Housing of Chongqing
AbstractA public service-oriented government has become the core purpose of Chinese municipal government's reform, central and local government has tried many times to explore, but effective paths are still in short. Chongqing City puts forward to improving...
A Public Service-Oriented Government Building Path in Chinese City: An Example from Public Rental Housing of Chongqing
AbstractA public service-oriented government has become the core purpose of Chinese municipal government's reform, central and local government has tried many times to explore, but effective paths are still in short. Chongqing City puts forward to improving...
British Colonial Rule and Land Tenure in Esan
AbstractThis article examines the impact of British colonial rule on land tenure in Esan (Anglicized Ishan), the second major ethnic group in Edo State of Nigeria. Land was very important to the social, political and economic wellbeing of Esan, just...
College Students' Occupation Competence
AbstractBy reviewing relevant theories, the competency evaluation model is applied to construct the system of College Students' occupation ability analysis. It constructs a competence evaluation index system for higher school undergraduate occupation,...
Determining the Intended Meaning of Words in a Religious Text: An Intertextuality-Oriented Approach
AbstractThe aim of the present study was to show how intertextuality could be a viable approach to determine the intended meaning of words in religious texts such as the Holy Quran. In order to do just this, the researcher selected two Quranic words...
Emotional Expressions Related to Reversal Coordination Psychological Mechanisms
AbstractExamine the psychological mechanisms generated by reversal coordination behaviors related to different emotional expressions.Methods: 32 college students were tested to complete reversal learning tasks related to different expressions.Results:...
Feasibility of the Application of Common Law Double Tier Model in China from the Burden of Proof Perspective
AbstractSince just cause and other behaviors that exclude social harmfulness are not included in constitution of a crime, the distribution of burden of proof is not clear. Behaviors that exclude social harmfulness is the content of the defense of just...
Gossip Has It! an In-Depth Investigation of Malaysian Employees on Gossip Activities at Workplace
AbstractThis qualitative study aims at understanding the reasons for conception of gossiping phenomenon among private and public sector employees in Malaysia. Data for this research was gathered through in-depth interviews, which involved 15 informants...
Gossip Has It! an In-Depth Investigation of Malaysian Employees on Gossip Activities at Workplace
AbstractThis qualitative study aims at understanding the reasons for conception of gossiping phenomenon among private and public sector employees in Malaysia. Data for this research was gathered through in-depth interviews, which involved 15 informants...
Leadership in Public Sector: A Discussion from Theoretical and Practical Aspects
AbstractLeadership is a critical component of good public governance (OECD, 2001). Effective leadership can bring greater efficiency and quality of service for the organization as well as the increase in personal satisfaction at work. Moreover, it can...
Leadership in Public Sector: A Discussion from Theoretical and Practical Aspects
AbstractLeadership is a critical component of good public governance (OECD, 2001). Effective leadership can bring greater efficiency and quality of service for the organization as well as the increase in personal satisfaction at work. Moreover, it can...
Linguistic Expression of Religious Identity and Ideology in Selected Postcolonial Nigerian Literature
AbstractOne of the greatest threats to national development and the rights of individuals and groups in Nigeria and some parts of Africa is the growing increase in religious fundamentalism by major religious in the continent. The worsening economic fortunes...
Linguistic Expression of Religious Identity and Ideology in Selected Postcolonial Nigerian Literature
AbstractOne of the greatest threats to national development and the rights of individuals and groups in Nigeria and some parts of Africa is the growing increase in religious fundamentalism by major religious in the continent. The worsening economic fortunes...
Marketing Strategies for Chery Automobile Corporation
AbstractA marketing strategy is a road map for the marketing activities of an organization for future period of time. It always helps the organization to understand clearly about the questions like these: what are we now? Where do we want to go? How...
Modelling of Evaluation in the Social Contribution of Higher Education Based on K-K-T Optimization
AbstractEvaluation method based on Karush-Kuhn-Tucker (K-K-T) optimization for social contribution of higher education is presented in this paper. By considering both direct and indirect contribution, a comprehensive evaluation model including social...
Modelling of Evaluation in the Social Contribution of Higher Education Based on K-K-T Optimization
AbstractEvaluation method based on Karush-Kuhn-Tucker (K-K-T) optimization for social contribution of higher education is presented in this paper. By considering both direct and indirect contribution, a comprehensive evaluation model including social...
On Plato's Theory of Forms
AbstractPlato was not only the founder of modern philosophy, but also the first to systematically philosophize about the arts. He has a deep influence on western culture including a strong influence on the arts, and on theories of art. However, in the...
Organizational Climate on Employees' Work Passion: A Review
AbstractThis paper presented in-depth review of recent literature focused on organizational climate and employee's work passion and organizational commitment within academician of public and private Universities in Malaysia. An argument is put forward...
Poverty Alleviation and Development Path Analysis: A Case Study on Rocky Desertification Area of in Yunnan Guangxi Guizhou Province in China
AbstractYunnan Guangxi Guizhou provinces are concentrated areas of rocky desertification in China. In this paper, the poverty status of Yunnan Guangxi Guizhou provinces rocky desertification areas can be analysed in multidimension. We can improve many...
Report of Four Cases of Misdiagnosis about Glomus Jugular Tumor
AbstractAim To raise awareness of glomus jugular tumor and decrease misdiagnosis and mistreatment rate. Method Reviewing, summarizing and analyzing the clinical data of four misdiagnosed patients visiting our hospital from July, 2008 to September, 2012....
Romanticism Debated
AbstractArthur Lovejoy, the influential American philosopher, argues that the word Romanticism "offers one of the most complicated, fascinating, and instructive of all problems in semantics." This is because we have many paradoxical varieties and definitions...
Socio-Psychological Impact of Indices of Spousal Incompatibility on Marital Stability among Couples in Lagos Metropolis, Nigeria
AbstractThe study investigated the effects of spousal incompatibility on marital stability in Lagos metropolis. In carrying out the research, a descriptive survey research design was employed. Cluster sampling method was used to select a sample of 200...
Stock Returns and Inflation in China: Evidence from Wavelet Analysis
AbstractThe relationship between stock market returns and inflation is investigated using signal decomposition techniques based on wavelet analysis. The relationship is negative in the intermediate time scale, while the relationship in the short and...
Strengthen Students' Self-Awareness, Foster Their Creative Spirit: "Open-Type" Teaching Philosophy-Based Art Design Teaching Discussion and Practice
AbstractThe first that education should endow the students is the active participation as main part if it wants to change students and foster their creative spirit indeed. For this perspective, it is shown that the key of creative education or the immediate...
The Concept of Justice in the History of Iran's Islamic Revolution
AbstractThe concern of the emergence of an equitable life has always been with mankind throughout the history. Therefore, different approaches and how to implement the concept of justice in society have raised, especially among Islamic and Western scholars....
The Concept of Justice in the History of Iran's Islamic Revolution
AbstractThe concern of the emergence of an equitable life has always been with mankind throughout the history. Therefore, different approaches and how to implement the concept of justice in society have raised, especially among Islamic and Western scholars....
The Discussion of the HRM Practices and Procedures in Non-Profit Organization: A Case Study of Sunshine Consulting Call Center
AbstractSunshine Consulting Call Center (SCCC) is a call centre (CC) which offers consulting service to women who are suffering domestic violence. It is a non-profit organization that provides high quality service with low cost. All of SCCC's operators...
The Impact of Poverty on Senior Secondary School Girls' Prospect for Tertiary Education in Nigeria
AbstractPoverty has degraded lives for centuries; and human deprivation is still persistent in the developing countries of the world. It is in this regard that this study examined the impact of poverty on senior secondary school girls' prospect for tertiary...
The Influence Study of Transformational Leadership in University on Teachers' Organizational Commitment: The Construction and Verification of a Theoretical Model
AbstractThere is close relationship between teacher's organizational commitment in university and educational quality. How did the leadership in university take effect on teacher's organizational commitment? It is an urgent problem to explore and solve....
The Influence Study of Transformational Leadership in University on Teacher's Organizational Commitment: The Construction and Verification of a Theoretical Model
AbstractThere is close relationship between teacher's organizational commitment in university and educational quality. How did the leadership in university take effect on teacher's organizational commitment? It is an urgent problem to explore and solve....
The Magic of Networking: Who Will Exit? Who Will Be Promoted?
AbstractWe network every day, and networking is an important tool of sharing information among individuals. Most of the successful employees develop the skills of networking to create relationships with others, meet new people, and share more information...
The Status and Strategies of Income Distribution regarding Frontline Employees: Liaoning Province, China Serves as an Example
AbstractThe incomes of frontline employees are critical low and huge gaps of Income Distribution were found among companies and enterprises in Liaoning province. The main factors of this phenomenal are the absence of legal grounds, time lag of regulatory...
The Status and Strategies of Income Distribution regarding Frontline Employees: Liaoning Province, China Serves as an Example
AbstractThe incomes of frontline employees are critical low and huge gaps of Income Distribution were found among companies and enterprises in Liaoning province. The main factors of this phenomenal are the absence of legal grounds, time lag of regulatory...
Translation Definitions in Different Paradigms
AbstractIn the field of translation studies, owing to the factors such as the interests of scholar, cultural and historical reasons, scholars usually choose a definition of translation as the research orientation in a certain period of time. That is,...
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