International Journal of Humanities and Social Science

ISSN 2220-8488 (Print), 2221-0989 (Online)

Vol. 2 No. 16 [Special Issue – August 2012]

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Articles  

Palin, Bachmann, Tea Party Rhetoric, and American Politics
Julia A. Spiker

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The Effect of Religious Membership and Parental Involvement Laws on Adult and Teen Abortion Rates
Annette Tomal, Seth Norton
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Freedom for Women in the Sex Work Occupation: Twenty-Three Reasons Why Prostitution Should Be Legalized In America
Billy Long
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Neighborhood Disorder and Children’s Withdrawal among Low-income Families
Yawo Bessa
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Exploring a Counterintuitive Finding with Methodological Implications
Why is 9 > 221 in a Between-subjects Design?
Stuart J. McKelvie
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A Primer on Organizational Ethics and Leadership for Professional School Counselors
Beto Davison Avilés, Jobie L. Skaggs
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Bilingualism as Ideology and Practice–Stories from Chinese Heritage Language Learners
Jing Lei
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Scrum As Community of Practice to Small and Medium-Sized High Technology Enterprises Realize the Strategic Plan
Taciana de Barros Jerônimo, Denise Dumke de Medeiros
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Societal Attitudes and Organized Crime in Mexico: The Case of Michoacan, Mexico
Dr. Jerjes Izcoatl Aguirre Ochoa, Dr. Hugo Amador Herrera Torres
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The Power of Spoken Language in Schools and Deaf Students Who Sign
Jody H. Cripps, Samuel J. Supalla
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Teacher Resiliency: Nature or Nurture?
David S. Benders, Flodonna A. Jackson
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Teachers Voices-Using E-Portfolios as an Alternative Evaluation Tool with Students Suffering from Reading Difficulties
Dr. Mansour Alwraikat
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The Impact of Political Parties on the 2007 Jordanian Parliamentary Elections
Dr. Ghazi Saleh Nahar
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Key Issues Facing Art Museums in the Context of Their Social Role
Sapfo Mortaki, Dr. Art Historian – Museologist
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The Effect of the Directed Reading Thinking Activity through Cooperative Learning on English Secondary Stage Students’ Reading Comprehension in Jordan
Talal Abd Al- Hameed Al Odwan
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A Person with Moderate Mentally Retardation How Able to Draw a Flower by Means of the Visual Clues
Asst. Prof. Dr. Bulent SALDERAY
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The Influence of Language on Professional’s Learning: A Comparative Study of Two Groups of Pre-Service Teachers in the UAE
Dr. Karima Matar Almazroui, Dr. Abdurrahman Ghaleb Almekhlafi
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Impact of General Agreement on Trade in Services on Education in Nigeria
Dr. Oyetakin Akinrotimi Iyiomo; Oladimeji, Morruf Sanjo
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The Naqshbandiyya Culture in Bursa, the First Capital City of Ottoman
Assoc. Prof. Abdurrezzak Tek

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Towards Developing Indicators of Environmental Sustainability for Kathmandu, Nepal
Ambika Prasad Adhikari, Dr. Des.
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Implications of E-Government on Information Delivery Services
Ntando Nkomo
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Differentials in Infant and Child Mortality Rates in Nigeria: Evidence from the Six Geopolitical Zones
Aigbe, Gladys O.; Zannu, Ajibola E.
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An Evaluation of the Interventionist Reforms by the Lagos State Government towards Achieving Millennium Development Goals (Mdgs) in Environmental Sanitation and Hygiene Practice
Dr. Olusegun Adegoke Adewusi
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The Relationship between the Reflective Thinking Skills and Emotional Intelligences of Class Teachers
Zuhal GUVENC, Assist. Prof.Dr. Kazim CELIK
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The Obstacle and the Way: Women and Gender in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
Dr. Shadi Neimneh, Qusai Al-Thebyan
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Turning a Tragedy into a Tribute: A Qualitative Exploration of Creating Meaning after the Loss of a Parent
Dr. June Tyson
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The Way of Shāhidīn: The Construction of a Qur’anic Theology of Sufism in Tafseer-e-Fāzli
Dr. Abdul Hafeez Fāzli
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The Importance of the (Social Model) in Child Development: Case Study
Dr. Husein F. Ramzown
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Gender Differences in HRM Practices of School Administrators: Is Gender Matter?
Muhammad Hussain, Khalil ur Rehman, Fiaz Ahmad Ranjha, Ejaz Ahmad Goraya
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Socioeconomic Status and Life Satisfaction in Cross-Cultural Perspective: The Elderly in Japan and India
Rathi Ramachandran, Dr. Radhika R
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Human Capital Investment and Industrial Productivity in Nigeria
Simon-Oke O. Olayemi
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Language and Identity in the Virginian
Michael D. Reed
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The Dundee Ready Educational Environment Measure: A Confirmatory Factor Analysis in a Sample of Malaysian Medical Students
Muhamad Saiful Bahri Yusoff
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