European Scientific Journal

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List of Papers (Total 14,353)

Metáforas: Notas Sobre Su Producción Y Significado Cultural Y Político

The purpose of this text is to outline the relevance of the study of metaphors as a valid political culture resource for approaching the study of culture and politics, since it puts at stake, in its configuration, symbolic materials produced by society generally historically, on diverse aspects of reality. It is therefore proposed to analyze metaphors belonging to the heritage of...

Confronting Occupation with Cultural Stability in Lameece and Jacob’s Food and Fadwa

The following paper demonstrates the life in Palestine and the daily conflicts that take place due to Israeli occupation of the land. Its purpose is to shed the light on the significance of confronting occupation with cultural stability. Through the play Food and Fadwa, we are introduced to a Palestinian family suffering from the ache of occupation. However, Fadwa’s Palestinian...

The Representation of Women in USA Sports, Sports Administrative, and Team Sports Leadership

Woods (2016, p. 311) stated “For centuries, sports participated in assigning a limited role to women by excluding them from participation and resisting efforts to include them.” Women have had to struggle when it comes to sport leadership positions. Women are not usually found in higher level jobs in sport, but they tend to have positions in lower management or lower profile...

European Refugee Crisis: Where Do Public Intellectuals Stand?

The European refugee crisis has become one of the most puzzling aspects of European society and politics. The continent’s worst humanitarian crisis since World War II has prompted a novel political and social labyrinth. As European leaders struggle to respond to the increasing number of refugees crossing their countries’ borders, divisions tend to become more visible in the...

Trend in Household Expenditures in Albania

In Albania almost 50% of the household expenditures go for food. The levels of the food have change by years but still have a considered weight in household budget. The study shows the trend and the significant factors that influence the food and non food consumption for different economic levels of the households in Albania. Household composition, geographic characteristics and...

The Church and Constitutional Reforms in Kenya, 1992-2002: A Retrospective-Historical Analysis

Religious leaders have played a leading role in the struggle for constitutional reforms in Kenya since 1990s.Significantly, they have argued over time that the constitution is the covenant of the nation and the ‘moral placenta’ of any meaningful democratic governance. This article therefore sets out to examine the mid-wifery role of religious leaders in negotiating for...

Jihad Between Islamic Jurisprudence and Practice of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria

Islam is the extension of the monotheistic religions. It essentially claims for peace and tranquility but also allows war in some circumstances. War in Islam is referred to as jihad. However, jihad is border and includes spiritual struggle as well. Classical Islamic scholars interpreted combative jihad as self-defence against aggression and global war to spread Islam. The...

Frontières Et Dynamiques Socio-Spatiales En Afrique : Une Analyse À Partir Des Frontières Sud- Camerounaises

This article focuses on the openness and socio-economic dynamics associated with the meeting of different communities from many inland territories of Africa: on the borders of South Cameroon, northern Equatorial Guinea and North of Gabon, attracted by the oil windfall. The study illustrates the effectiveness of "living together" in this vast sub-region. It shows how development...

Exploring How Emotional Intelligence Contributes to Virtual Teams: Interpretive Analysis of a Phenomenological Study

The use of virtual teams continues to rise due to various factors such as increased pressure from competing forces, globalization, the need for improved efficiency, and technological advances. Despite the various benefits associated with high performing virtual teams, these specialized groups also experience extremely high failure rates. The increased failure can come as a result...

Quantification De L’erosion Hydrique En Utilisant Le Modèle Rusle Et Déposition Intégrée Dans Un Sig. Cas Du Bassin Versant De L’oued Isly (Maroc Oriental)

In Morocco, hydric erosion is the main factor in soil degradation. It is a dynamic and very complex phenomenon, linked to natural and anthropic factors that are difficult to control in time and space. Land degradation has visible impacts on the environment and hinders economic and social development. The consequences of erosion, both upstream and downstream of watersheds, are...

Poverty Eradication in Nigeria: A Focus on National Poverty Eradication Programme in Abia State, 2001- 2013

Poverty has been a huge challenge to Nigeria for a long time as majority of Nigerians live below poverty line. Successive civilian and military governments in Nigeria agreed on the need to eradicate or alleviate this ugly situation. In an attempt to ameliorate the situation, they introduced a number of schemes and programmes. The apparent failure of the various schemes and...

The Tourism Students’ Awareness of Communicative Competence in an English as a Foreign Language Context

The present research aimed to find out the students’ awareness towards the concept of communicative competence and to discover if exposure serves as a tool in the development of the latter. Applying a mixed-method research design, quantitative and qualitative data were gathered with three different instruments: a face-to-face questionnaire, a semi-structured interview, and a...

Non Political Grassroots Leadership and Sustainable Development in Nigeria: An Analysis of Challenges and Policy Proposals

The paper argued that Nigeria is inundated with rich human and material resources begging to be harvested by purposeful, creative and innovative leadership. Development that is based on the cultural values of the people and takes a bottom-top approach, holds the key to unlocking the development potentials and at the same time resolve the quagmire the country has found itself...

Quality Management in Turkish Public Management: Challenges and Benefits

From the late 1970’s onwards, traditional public administration was criticized because it does not meet the needs of developing and changing new world. Following this critique, a new approach to public administration was proposed under the name of New Public Management. The development of new public management changed the concept of the public service. Accountable, transparent...

Profil Socio-Économique Et Démographique Des Populations Issues De La Migration Sur Le Littoral Ôdjoukrou. (Sud De La Côte d’Ivoire)

The rural country of ôdjoukrou, or lôdjoukrou, is part of the Ivorian coastline. It is a space with enormous economic potential. Agricultural space, the boom in the plantation economy, will mobilize a large foreign workforce. This paper focuses on analyzing the socio-economic and demographic characteristics of populations resulting from migration. To meet the objective of this...

Modelos Estocásticos De Elección De Compra Recurrente Aplicados En Hogares De La Ciudad De México

This paper focuses on examining the behaviors of repeated purchase, brand duplication, shared loyalty, and double risk using stochastic models of recurring purchase decision. A quantitative study was carried out using the panel technique in 60 homes in Mexico City. Within a period of 12 weeks, the recurring purchasing behavior of these households was recorded and analyzed. The...

International Adoption Comparative Legal Research – Child Adoption in Georgia, Issues for Legislative Harmonization

International Adoption is a subsidiary measure for the protection of children – it only becomes an option if reintegrating a child into his/her extended family or adoption in the child’s country of origin is not possible. What are the rules that must be followed in intercountry adoption cases?What are each participant’s rights and duties? Who is allowed to adopt a child? What is...

Travel and Leisure Activities, Motivation and Behavior of Young Bangladeshi Tourists

The purpose of this study is to find the motivational factors and travelling patterns of young tourists at home and abroad. Leisure activity and vacations aren’t considered as luxury anymore. In their busy life Vacation is one of the core elements of mental support system. Despite an increasing interest in the market size of young travelers, economic potential and their desire to...

Investigational Model to Generate Aggregate Value in Eco-sustainable Housing Development

Purpose – Conventional materials and procedures in worldwide construction sector is a paradigm that requires change. Constructors usually do not take the adventure of testing novel techniques and materials in their construction projects and, as a result, profits are usually given in terms of time and cost savings. The purpose of this article is to introduce a model to add...

Economic Essence of Agricultural Melioration and Scientific-Methodologic Aspects of Its Development

Reclamation plays a major role in increasing the efficiency of the agricultural sector. Poor or lack of land reclamation might be the reason for less efficiency of the sector. This paper focuses on the theoretical framework of ameliorative, classification of ameliorative, and factors that affects sustainable development. Our findings show that the weather conditions, soil...

Modèles D’estimation De L’émission Du Méthane Entérique Des Animaux D’élevage Au Maroc

Enteric CH4 emissions have been of great scientific interest as they represent a real energy loss for livestock and are also responsible for global warming. The objective of this study is to measure enteric methane emissions in farm animals, and then develop models for estimating quantities emitted based on the amount of dry matter ingested (MSI). Holstein cows (n = 38) received...

Analyzing and Designing Control System for an Inverted Pendulum on a Cart

It is a collection of MATLAB functions and scripts, and SIMULINK models, useful for analyzing Inverted Pendulum System and designing Control System for it. Automatic control is a growing field of study in the field of Mechanical Engineering. This covers the proportional, integral and derivative (PID). The principal reason for its popularity is its nonlinear and unstable control...

Effects of Storage on Physicochemical Properties and Microbiological Qualities of African Breadfruit-Corn Yoghurt

African breadfruit-corn milk was obtained from blend of extracts of African breadfruit (Treculia africana var africana) and sweet corn (Golden cob F1) on 60:40 proportions. The breadfruit-corn milk was fermented to give a yoghurt-like product using inoculums from activated batch of dried starter culture and previously made breadfruit-corn milk. The breadfruit-corn yoghurt was...

Cholécystectomies Laparoscopiques Pour Cholécystite Aigue Lithiasique Versus Lithiase Vésiculaire Symptomatique

Introduction: The aim of this work was to highlight the therapeutic and prognostic difficulties between a laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute gallstone cholecystitis (CAL) and uncomplicated symptomatic vesicular lithiasis (LVS) as well as the reasons for conversion to laparotomy. Patients and Methods: This was a prospective comparative and analytic study over 18 months...

The Effect of Hollow Sphered Structure on Stress Shielding Reduction

Bone mechanics and traditional implant materials cause a frequent problem for patients of total hip arthroplasty (THA): the bone becomes shielded from the loading. This will result in loosening of the implant, pain, and therefore revision surgery will take place to correct the issue. The current study, a methodology is developed for creating an innovative structural design that...