Sacha And Diamond Academic Publishers, England, United Kingdom

 

AFRICAN JOURNAL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES (AJSS)

 Volume 2(2) 2012

 

 ISSN 2045-8460 (ONLINE)

 ISSN 2045-8452 (PRINT)

 Current Cumulative Impact Factor 43.9

 

AIMS AND OBJECTIVES

 

The purpose of this journal is to disseminate knowledge and to promote intellectual discussions, research analyses, and pragmatic studies including critiques on topics relevant to wider area of social sciences. AJSS is a multidisciplinary journal covering subjects such as politics, economics, media, information technology, geography, governance, law, foreign trade, corporate social responsibility, business administration, banking/finance, and many others. Scholars and professionals are invited to contribute their knowledge and experience. AJSS publishes only original research papers, research notes and reviews. Papers may be in the form of book review, original manuscripts etc. All manuscripts undergo peer reviews.  AJSS is a fast growing and highly rated international journal and listed on the front page of the American Economic Association's World Top Journals list (Econlit);The American Economic Association's electronic database maintains high-quality standards long recognized by subscribers to the Journal of Economic Literature (JEL) and is a reliable source of citations and abstracts to economic and social science research.

 

EDITOR IN CHIEF

Professor Dimitris Kamsaris, Monarch Business School, University for Graduate School and Management, Switzerland

 

DEPUTY EDITOR-IN-CHIEF [1]

Professor (Mrs) Jane Kabubo-Mariara, Director and Dean, School of Economics, University of Nairobi, Kenya

 

DEPUTY EDITOR-IN-CHIEF [2]

Professor Jason L. Powell, Dept. of Social Gerontology, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, England, United Kingdom

 

DEPUTY EDITOR-IN-CHIEF [3]

Dr. M. I Tareque, Dept of Population Science & Human Resource Development, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh 

 

EDITORIAL BOARD MEMBERS

 

Dr. Akalemwa Ngenda , School of Law, Brunel University, England, United Kingdom 

 

Dr. Abdulkadir A Egal, Centre for Sustainable Livelihoods, Vaal University of Technology, South Africa  


Professor Godwin A. 
Ugal, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Calabar, Nigeria


Professor Aida M. El-Asfahani, Faculty of Agriculture, United Arab Emirates University, Abu Dhabi-Al Ain, UAE

 

Dr. Gbenga Oduntan, School of Law, University of Kent, England, United Kingdom


Professor Akpan H. 
Ekpo, West African Institute For Financial and Economic Management

c/o Central Bank of Nigeria Learning Centre, Lagos, Nigeria


Dr. Jamal Barzegari Khanaghah, Faculty of Economics, Management and Accounting, Yazd University, IraN

 

Dr. M. M Rahman, Dept of Population Science & Human Resource Development, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh


Professor Christopher Ugwu, Dean of Social Sciences, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria

 

Dr. Neyole E. Masinde, Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology(MMUST), Kenya


Dr. (Mrs) Ashish Virk, Institute of Laws, Panjab University Regional Centre, Punjab, India 

Dr. J. B. 
Miima, Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology(MMUST), Kenya


Professor Nicholas Ofiaja, Centre for Ethnic Studies, The City University of New York, United States

 

Dr. Catherine Gakii Murungi, Department of Early Childhood Studies, Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya

 

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CONTENT     AJSS VOLUME 2   NUMBER 2 (2012)

1.      Mitigating The Effects Of The Global Financial Crisis In Zimbabwe: The Alternative Strategies For The Non-Governmental Organisations [Author: MANYERUKE, Charity] pp. 1-9; View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

2.  Abolishing Gender Inferiority And Curbing The Violation Of The Rights Of Women In Nigeria [Author: AMINI-PHILIPS, Chinyere] pp. 10-16; View Abstract  Download Full Text

 

3.      An Economic Analysis Of Commercial Vegetable Enterprises In Calabar, Nigeria; pp. 17-22; [Authors: ODOK G. N. and AGBACHOM E. E]  View Abstract  Download Full Text

 

4.      The Implications Of War On Terror On Pakistan; pp. 23-33; [Authors: Jamshed Ali Baloch; Azmat Ali Shah and, M. Yukub Mughal] View Abstract  Download Full Text

 

5.      The Impact Of Interpersonal Factors On Quality Health Delivery In Kwara State Government Hospitals; pp. 34-40; [Authors: ADEOTI, Johnson Olabode and LAWAL, Adedoyin Ishola] View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

6.      The Case For The Integration Of Islamic Banking Principles Into The Nigerian Banking System; pp. 41-66; [Author: AKANBI, Muhammed Mustapha] View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

7.      Consolidating Democratic Governance In Nigeria: Analysis And Suggestions; pp. 67-73 [Author: ERUNKE, Canice Esidene]View Abstract  Download Full Text

 

8.      Strengthening Judicial Intervention In Electoral Disputes In Nigeria; pp. 74-88 [Author: SHEHU, Ajepe Taiwo] View Abstract  Download Full Text

 

 

9.      The Socio-Recreational And Disputes Resolution Values Of Native Alcoholic Beers In Chikomba District, Zimbabwe; pp. 89-99 [Authors: Obediah DODO; Elisha NDANGA; and Gloria DODO]  View Abstract      Download Full Text

 

10.   Foreign Aid Flows, Investment And Economic Growth In Africa: Does Uncertainty Matter? Pp. 100-107 [Authors:EREGHA, P.B; SEDE, P.I; and IBIDAPO, C.O.K] View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

11.   Child Abuse And Sustainable Development In Nigeria, pp. 108-119 [Author: OWOLABI, Elizabeth Folake] View Abstract  Download Full Text

 

12.   Regional Analysis Of Socio-Economic Development In Uttar Pradesh, India; pp. 120-130 [Author: SHAFIQULLAH Siddiqui] View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

13.   Violence Against Women:  A Study Of Ikire Area Of Osun State Nigeria; pp. 131-147 [Authors: OKUNOLA, Rashidi Akanji and OJO, Matthias Olufemi Dada] View Abstract   Download Full Text

 

14.   The Need To Expand The Scope Of Sports In School Curriculum; p. 148-153 [Author: AGINA-OBU, T. Nayeiyi] View Abstract  Download Full Text

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