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List of Papers (Total 14,802)

An Ethnobotanical Survey of Medicinal Plants used in the Preparation of “Atikédi”: Local Alcoholic Beverages Commonly Consumed in Lomé Togo

Ethnobotanical relevance: Local alcoholic beverages “Atikédi” are produced in Lomé and consumed not only for pleasure but also for therapeutic purposes. They are produced out of “Sodabi”, distilled palm wine, mixed with plant organs. However, the exact composition of these beverages and the diseases they are supposed to treat are poorly documented to date in Togo. Aim of the...

Analyse De La Capacité De L’Etat Burundais à Répondre Aux Besoins Fondamentaux de la population: Cas De L'eau Et De La Santé

Access to water and health care is one of the basic needs of the human being. This study conducted with 96 individuals selected using Alain BOUCHARD’s technic highlights the state of play on the capacity of the State of Burundi to meet the basic needs of the population in the water and health sectors. The study also shows the level of satisfaction of public service users in these...

El Comportamiento Etnocentrista De Los Consumidores Jóvenes En Saltillo, Coahuila

This paper focuses on identifying the young people that show predisposition when consuming foreign products. A Cestscale instrument was applied (Consumer Ethnocentric Tendencies Scale) and developed by Tetence A. Shimp and Sharma S. (1987), and was quoted by Schiffman and Lazar Kanuk (2010). The questions were categorical and the answers were pointed on a Likert scale from 1 to7...

Usefulness of Accounting Theory and Practices on Large Business Organizations in Nigeria

The study was about the impact of accounting theory and practice on performance of large scale business in Nigeria. The objective of the study was to examine the effect and usefulness of accounting theory and practice on financial performance of large firms. The research was carried out, using Coscharis Group Limited as the case study. Primary Data was collected through simple...

Effect of Concept Mapping in Teachng of Physics in Senior Secondary Schools in Portharcourt Local Government Area Rivers State

The study examined the effect of concept mapping in the teaching of physic in senior secondary school in port Harcourt local government area Rivers state. The purpose of the study was to determine the effect of concept mapping on the teaching of physics. The study also found the difference in the academic achievement of students taught physics with concept mapping and...

A Period Analysis on Values Shaped by Culture: Turkish and Armenian Women's Clothing

Written works such as miniatures, engravings and travel books, which contain visuals related to the Ottoman State, are considered to be documents bearing witness to history and imparting information about the daily life of the Ottoman Empire. These documents contain visuals of the people living in the Ottoman State, imparting, among other information, clues on the characteristics...

Peut-On Se Passer Du Concept D’ecosysteme ? Partie I : Questions Epistemologiques Et Methodologiques

The concept of ecosystem played a central role in the structuring of ecology as a full-fledged scientific discipline during the twentieth century. However, certain theoretical and practical issues related to the notions of homogeneity and stability on one side and dynamic equilibrium on the other led, from an artefactual a priori, to exclude relevant phenomena from the field of...

Diagnóstico De La Producción De Textos Descriptivos En Inglés

The objective of the current research was to diagnosis the descriptive texts production as complement of the communicational skill in English, from the students of third level "M" from the Language Center from Escuela Superior Politécnica de Chimborazo in October 2016 - March 2017. For this reason, an intervention plan was applied with an evaluation rubric, to an intentional...

A Pre Study for Developing and Exploring An “Impulsive Buying Scale” for Turkish Population

Impulsive buying has 4.2 billion US $ trading volume a year in the USA. First researches about impulsive buying had been conducted between 1945 and 1965 as Unplanned Buying by DuPont Customer Buying Researches in the USA. In the researches conducted for over sixty years, many definitions of compulsive buying have been given. Verplanken and at all. (2011), Rook at all., (1995...

The Petroleum Exploitation and Pollution in Ogoni, Rivers State, Nigeria: The Community Perspective

The aim of this paper was to examine community perspective to petroleum exploitation and pollution in Ogoni, Rivers State. To achieve this aim, the objective was to determine the extent to which the pollution of the environment has affected the people’s views of usefulness of the resources in their communities. The survey design method was employed. Purposive sampling technique...

The Elderly and Life’s Channels: The Threads of Life

This study was undertaken with the aim to validate the assumption in JEM’s Theory on Intergenerational Visits to the Elderly, which states that Intergenerational visits promote socialization, that spirals into family solidarity, quality time shared; that affords the elderly parents more meanings, purposes, significance in their lives, the feeling of successfully aging, and make...

“Services Anthroposphere: Describing Services into Retailing with the Aid of Geosciences”

The aim of this conceptual paper is to highlight the importance of senses, emotions and sentiments which create the climate at a commercial venue. Services Anthroposphere is a new interdisciplinary concept and terminology employed in the provision of services. The term “Anthroposphere” was adopted from Geosciences by combining its meanings with the vital role of atmospherics and...

Post Disaster Relocation Issues: A Case Study of Samasarakanda Landslide in Sri Lanka

Landslide-induced displacement is an unexpected tragedy as well as a major development constraint which cannot be overcome sustainably unless a well-established mechanism is functionalized. Since the displacement is a life changing event, the attention should be focused to address all aspects of restoration of lives such as building houses, establishing livelihood opportunities...

Curriculum Effects On University Students’ English Language Achievement

The objective of this research is to identify, analyze and determine the curricular effects in the linguistic achievement to implement a curricular redesign and improve the English language teaching-learning to students and teachers of the Escuela Superior Politécnica of Chimborazo Language Center. The research used the communicative method, using several comprehensive techniques...

Évaluation Des Pratiques Phytosanitaires Paysannes Dans Les Vergers De Cacao Dans Le Departement De Daloa, Côte d’Ivoire

This paper focuses on identifying pesticides uses in the protection of cocoa tree. To do this, a survey was conducted among 129 randomly selected cocoa producers in the Daloa zone in Côte d'Ivoire. The results showed that 79.84% of the producers interviewed, use pesticides. Twenty-seven (27) pesticides were identified; among them, 24 were insecticides, 3 were fungicides, and two...

Evaluación de las pérdidas de arroz en la mini cosechadora LOVOL AF-100 (Serie 0) en la Granja Agrícola Arrocera “Bartolomé Masó Márquez”

The investigation, refers to the Agricultural Farm of Rice "Bartolome Maso Marquez", located in the municipality of Yara, province of Granma, is dedicated to the production of rice, the objective is based on the total losses of the grains and the system of the machine, The quality of the harvested product is also evaluated, using the LOVOL-AF 100 (Series 0) mini harvester. The...

Étude Ethnobotanique et Screening Phytochimique de Quelques Ptéridophytes de la Forêt Classée de Yapo-Abbé (Côte d’Ivoire)

An ethnobotanical study with phytochemical screening of some Pteridophytes was carried out in the classified forest of Yapo-Abbé in the south of Côte d'Ivoire, in the Agboville Department, precisely in the subprefecture of Azaguié. The objective of this study was to show the different uses of the Pteridophytes of this forest. The approach method is an ethnobotanical survey...

Algoritmo Para Resolver Operaciones Combinadas Con Números Reales

In arithmetic with real numbers, it is essential that students hierarchize the operations to reduce arithmetic polynomials. The domain of these operations forms the basis for understanding other mathematical structures that are studied throughout the student's life. Building the practice of this knowledge will facilitate future learning in the area of mathematics. In this...

Dépenses et utilisation de soins de santé: Une revue de littérature théorique et empirique

This research paper will review the literature on both important theoretical and empirical studies in health microeconomics. For this purpose, the first part defines the health insurance scheme and its main objectives. The second part presents the theoretical framework of the health demand, in particular the effect of health insurance on the consumption of health care. Part III...

Vulnérabilité des aires protégées du Bénin à l’invasion de Ageratum conyzoides L. (Asteraceae) en rapport avec les changements climatiques

Fighting against invasive species is a great challenge that requires knowledge about their potential distribution areas. Ageratum conyzoides is an invasive species in several African countries including Benin. In order to analyze the vulnerability of protected areas of Benin to the invasion of this species, and to guide managers of these areas to fight against invasions, this...

Evaluation du comportement trophique de Aedes aegypti dans la ville de cotonou au sud du Bénin

In order to evaluate the trophic behavior of Aedes aegypti in the city of Cotonou, southern Benin, a cross-sectional study was conducted in urban and periurban neighborhoods from April 2016 to August 2017 to collect Ae. Aegypti populations. To achieve this goal, day and night collections, twice a month for one year were done where Ae. Aegypti populations were caught by Human...

Effect of different preceding crops and land preparation methods on the agrophysiological and health parameters of Hevea brasiliensis Muell. Arg clone GT 1 in southwestern Côte d'Ivoire

Land preparation method and preceding crops affect the evolution of rubber trees. Its ignorance and/or poor execution do not allow the efficient development of the agronomic and economic potentialities of plantations. In order to remove this constraint, a study was undertaken in southwestern Côte d'Ivoire. The rubber trees were planted at 510 trees/ha according to a Fisherblock...