European Scientific Journal

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List of Papers (Total 14,748)

Controversies of Multi/Ethnic Democracy: The Case of Republic of Macedonia

This paper aims to demystify the multi-ethnic model of the democratic form of government, which has been strongly promoted in the international political discourse toward Third World countries. In political science, this concept is actually so controversial and paradoxical, that its (pseudo) scientific use can be interpreted only as an instrument of geopolitical strategies. The...

Strategic Leadership and Organizational Performance: A Critical Review of Literature

Effective strategic leadership is considered as a major ingredient for the successful performance of any organization operating in the ever dynamic and complex environment of the 21st century. In the context of information uncertainty and resource scarcity, strategic leadership is required to confront the reality of environmental turbulence and a continuous need for appropriate...

Gender Politics and Social Class in Atwood’s Alias Grace Through a Lens of Pronominal Reference

In 1843, a 16-year-old Canadian housemaid named Grace Marks was tried for the murder of her employer and his mistress. The jury delivered a guilty verdict and the trial made headlines throughout the world. Nevertheless, opinion remained resolutely divided about Marks in terms of considering her a scorned woman who had taken out her rage on two, innocent victims, or an unwitting...

Assessment of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Services in Sub-Saharan Africa

Adequate provision of water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) facilities are supporting pillars of healthy living. Hence, this review was aimed at the assessment of the status of WASH services in sub-Saharan Africa. The study used secondary data, sourced from the Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) report by UNICEF and WHO (2015). This data was used to assess the WASH status of sub...

Women’s Reactions to Men’s Patriarchal Oppressions in Selected Ghanaian Male and Female Novels

Social imbalances between men and women are the bedrock of injustices women encounter in the world, particularly in African societies. Patriarchy is identified by womanist and feminist scholars as one of the social practices that give men more privilege and maintain women in peripheral roles. This article examines how female characters in African patriarchal settings of two...

La Problematique De Gestion Du Parc National De La Comoe (Pnc) En Cote D’ivoire, Entre La Survie Des Populations Riveraines Et La Conservation De La Biodiversite

The Comoé National Park (CNP), the largest park in West Africa, is one of the twenty largest parks in the world. It undergoes many anthropics pressures, the most intense of its history have been those periods of sociopolitical crisis that Côte d'Ivoire has experienced. The anthropogenic pressures that weigh on this park are most often practiced by the riparian populations for...

Insertion Et Maintien Des Femmes Dans Les Groupements Associatifs En Côte d’Ivoire : Cas De La Coopérative COMAGOA-ROXY Dans La Commune d’Adjamé

This paper focuses on analyzing the strategies put in place by women to integrate and to maintain themselves in the activities of sale within the cooperative. In doing so, we rely, on the one hand, on the qualitative approach through the individual interviews with the Co-operative Comagoa ROXY at the Gouro market and the town hall of Adjamé. This was together with a focus group...

Lutte De Leadership Feminin Au Pouvoir Et (Re) Structuration De Rapports Sociaux De Sexe En Province Orientale

This paper focuses on the subversive and performative gender dimension of the emergence of women politicians in post-Mobutu Oriental Province. The ambition of these women political leaders, in a bid to maintain their status as women's elite, derives its livelihood in the implementation of their ability. This capability creates social change through social deconstruction of gender...

Distribution D'une Nouvelle Adventice, Porophyllum Ruderale (Asteraceae), Des Cultures De Côte d'Ivoire

The presence of Porophyllum ruderale is increasingly recognized in different agroecosystems in Côte d’Ivoire. The current study is initiated to determine its distribution area and abundance. To achieve our goals, data were collected through surveys of farmers and field sampling was conducted to assess the abundance of Porophyllum ruderale. These were processed by the...

Elaboration De La Carte Géotechnique De La Ville De Lubumbashi Guide Technique De Sélection Des Sites D’implantation D’ouvrages Du Génie Civil

Geotechnical data processing that ignores the spatial aspect leads to loss of information, specification errors, non-convergent and ineffective estimation, and prediction errors. These data often present a spatial dependence (problem of spatial autocorrelation) and a heterogeneity in space (clustering problem) and sometimes temporal. The geotechnical mapping of Lubumbashi soils...

Epizootic Rabbit Enteropathy (ERE): A Review of Current Knowledge

This literature review deals with Epizootic rabbit enteropathy (ERE), a condition which is potentially fatal to infected animals and continues to threaten the rabbit production industry internationally. The documented history of the condition is reviewed, together with what is known regarding the aetiology of the disease and candidate organisms which appear to be associated with...

Evaluación de tres dosis de potasio en la producción de lechuga (Lactuca sativa L. var. Crispa) bajo el sistema hidropónico recirculante NTF bajo invernadero

Three doses of potassium were evaluated in the production of lettuce (Lactuca sativa L. var. Crispa), under the recirculable NFT hydroponic system in the greenhouse of the Department of Horticulture of the ESPOCH. A completely randomized block design was used with three treatments and three replications. The doses evaluated were: low dose (LD) with 224,33 ppm, medium dose (MD...

Caractérisation Des Paramètres Agroclimatiques Clés De La Saison Culturale En Zone De Contact ForêtSavane De Côte-d’Ivoire

In the Central region of Côte d’Ivoire, contact area between the South forest estate and savanna’s area in the North, the climate is a major concern for people. Since the late 1960s, the constant changes in rainfall amounts make it difficult for the various agricultural operations in the area. Before the natural instability of the rainfall regime and the extreme variability of...

Analyse Diagnostique De L’élevage Des Canards De Race Locale (Cairina Moschata Linnaeus, 1758) Dans Le Sud Forestier De La Côte d’Ivoire

The duck is one of the indigenous poultry species in Ivory Coast that production is in rudimentary stage. This present study was conducted to identify the systems of breeding, to characterize the number of animal, management practices and the mortality of local ducks through a survey. The survey has been made in participative form of the 375 local duck breeders from the communes...

Variabilité Morphologique Et Agronomique Des Morphotypes De Voandzou (Vigna Subterranea (L.) Cultivés Dans La Zone Sahélienne Du Niger

In Niger, Bambara groundnut is mainly grown by women in pure culture on small areas and without improved technics. However, improving the production of this crop can help to ensure food security. Knowledge of Bambara groundnut's diversity will allow its use in breeding programs. This study concerns the agro-morphological characterization in the Sahelian agroclimatic zone of...

Trauma, History, and the Limits of Language

The question of adequate representation through words, of a proper correlation between object and word, signifier and signified, has always been at the forefront in literary studies. This conundrum has acquired new dimensions in the last century, due to the traumatic events that marked it and led to an irrepressible need to confess and bear witness, in fictional as well as in non...

Assessing the Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Menstrual Hygiene Management Among Junior High Schools Adolescent Females in the Yendi Municipality in the Northern Region of Ghana

Introduction: Every year, different batches of adolescent girls between the ages of 10-19 years experience menarche often unprepared to manage the menstruation hygienically. In Ghana, most girls enter adolescence when they are in basic schools, which make menstrual hygiene among girls in Junior High Schools very important. This study examined the knowledge, attitudes, and...

Identification D’un Substrat Adequat Pour La Germination Du Fuzz De Canne A Sucre (Saccharum officinarum L.) A Ferkessedougou

An alternative solution to the importation of high performing varieties, integrating the importation of sugar cane fuzz, and the germination of these followed by a selection would be the beginning of a response to the low competitiveness of Ivorian sugar. In order to identify a substrate for fuzz germination and plant growth, three substrates (TKS1, Biofertil and Ecume) were...

Resource Isolating Mechanisms and Sustainable Competitive Advantage Among Commercial Banks in Kenya

Kenyan commercial banks are facing intense rivalry within the industry due to dynamic changes in the external environment. For survival in the industry, it is important that banks respond to the changes in the external environment. Sustainable competitive advantage has become the core focus of corporate strategy, has increasingly gained much attention in strategic management and...

Risques et Rôles en PME Exportatrice : La Notion De Veille Stratégique

This paper focuses on analyzing the contribution of Environmental Scanning System to the risk management of the export operations of SME. From a methodological point of view, we have mobilized a theoretical exploration based on a meta-analysis research concerning the risks faced by SME exporters and the efficient role to set up the Environmental Scanning System for these business...

How Does User’s Learning Style Impact the Effectiveness of Online Customer Service?

National culture determines the shared learning style of its people. In a particular culture, people may learn best when content is made of videos, graphs, pictures, charts. In another culture they learn better by talking, discussing and chatting. In another culture, by reading and writing, and in other cultures by experimenting and practicing. At the same time, transactional web...

Accelerating Economic Development and Improving the Current Account Balance: What Roles can Industrial Policy Play in The Gambia?

The Gambia has been running continuous current account deficits since the 1970s owing to large merchandise importation. The GMD (Gambian money dalasi) is on a continuous gradual nose-dive. By employing a vector autoregressive model (VAR) for export determination, and a general to specific linear regression for import determination, for the period 1980-2017 and 1966-2017...

Autoconcepto Físico, Personal, Social Y Académico En Adolescentes Chihuahuenses

The aim of this study consisted in determining the differences and similarities among Mexican high school students concerning their selfconcept. A total sample of 544 participants, 264 women and 280 men, with a mean age of 12.96 years (DS= 0.94) and 12.85 years (DS= 0.98) respectively. A quantitative approach with a descriptive and transversal survey design was used. All the...

Math Online: Student’s Perspective Based on Survey

In online education, technology replaces some or all face-to-face interactions as self-paced content is delivered online. The assessment of technology in education is challenging because measuring learning is difficult and, it is hard and sometimes impossible to attribute learning to any one element, due to many confounding factors. In our paper, we discuss results of a student’s...

Factors Affecting Bank Performance: Empirical Evidence from Morocco

This study empirically examines the effects of bank-specific characteristics, bank governance, financial market structure, and macroeconomic conditions on Moroccan banks’ performance. Moroccan banks’ performance is measured by return on assets (ROA) and return on equity (ROE). For this aim, panel data method (fixed effects model) is applied to data which is obtained from a sample...