International Journal of Social Science Studies (ISSN: 2324-8033; E-ISSN: 2324-8041) is an international, peer-reviewed, open-access journal, published by the Redfame Publishing. The journal is published Bimonthly in both print and online versions. The Journal accepts article submissions online or by e-mail.
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- Area studies
- Cultural and ethnic studies
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- Gender and sexuality studies
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c) Peer Review
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d) Decision Is Made
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IJSSS Statistics Report 2014
|Articles Received: 160
Articles Accepted: 93
Articles Rejected: 67
Articles Retracted: 0
Articles Published: 55
Acceptance Rate: 58.13%
IJSSS, Vol. 3, No. 3, May 2015: Call for papers
|International Journal of Social Science Studies is calling papers for the Vol. 3, No. 3, May 2015 issue. If you are interested in submitting a manuscript to this journal, please review the About the Journal page for the journal’s section policies, as well as the Author Guidelines to see how to submit a manuscript to Redfame journals. For questions, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org|
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|International Journal of Social Science Studies welcomes scientists and researchers to participate as peer reviewers. Excellent reviewers will be enrolled as Editorial Board members and will be listed in the printed journal as well as the journal’s webpage. Please click here to find more details.|
Vol 3, No 3 (2015): [In Progress]
Table of Contents
|Research Involving Human Subjects and the Role of Institutional Review Boards in Brazil|
|Carla A. Arena Ventura, Isabel Amélia Costa Mendes, Maria Auxiliadora Trevizan, Leila Maria Marchi-Alves||1-7|
|Social Movements in Tunisia and Egypt: A Tale of Two Revolutions|
|Intergenerational Transmission of Attitudes toward Poverty in Israel: A Comparison between Three Generations Families’ of Jewish and Arab Social Work Students|
|Verbal Aggressiveness Exploration through Complete Social Network Analysis: Using Physical Education Students’ Class as an Illustration|
|Alexandra Bekiari, Nikolaos Hasanagas||30-49|
|Promoting Participation of Stakeholders in Community-Based Rehabilitation in Sri Lanka: Process of Action Research in Anuradhapura|
|Masateru Higashida, M.R. Shantha Kumara, Menikralage Gamini Illangasingha||50-60|
|Analysis of the Perceptions of Student-Athletes Playing In the Universities Volleyball 2nd League in Turkey towards the Event Quality|
|Ahmet Atalay, A. Kürşad Akbulut, Özgür Karataş, Serkan Hacıcaferoğlu, A. Serdar Yücel||61-67|
|The Development of Zheng Practice Program Based on Self-regulated Learning Strategies|
|Xinning Wu, Yong-Chil Yang||68-74|
|Job Stress among Malaysian Managers: The Moderating Role of Coping Methods|
|Kumaresan V. Sathasivam, Mohd Dahlan Hj. A. Malek, Ahmad Faris Abdullah||75-86|
|Education to Theatricality: Expressive Arts as Pedagogy of Creativity|
|The Dialectics of the Right of Ownership of Patentable Inventions Under the Nigerian Legal System.|
|Mary Imelda Obianuju Nwogu||96-105|
|Africa’s Leadership Challenges in the 21st Century: What Can Leaders Learn from Africa’s Pre-Colonial Leadership and Governance?|
|Japhace Poncian, Edward Simon Mgaya||106-115|
|An Era of Climax of Cordiality in Sino-Pakistan Relations|
|Manzoor Khan Afridi||116-122|
|Understanding Resiliency in Coastal Areas: A Review Paper from Sociological Perspectives|
|Sohela Mustari, A.H. M. Zehadul Karim||123-128|
|Comprehending Poverty in Rural Indonesia: An In-depth Look Inside Paddy Farmer Household in Marginal Land Area of Banyuasin District, South Sumatra Province|
|Nina Lisanty, Hiromi Tokuda||129-137|
|Teachers’ Perceptions about the Role of English in Students’ Assessment and Current Practices in Public Sector Higher Education Institutions in Gilgit, Pakistan|
|Kamal Ud Din||138-148|
|Socio-economic Status of Women Influences of Domestic Violence: A Sociological Analysis at Urban Area in Bangladesh|
|Muhammad Rabi Ullah, Shahanaz Parvin||149-158|
|Small and Medium-Sized City: The Main Battle Field of the New Urbanization Construction|
|Lv Jian, Li Zhengang||159-162|
|Indigenous Knowledge, South-South Exchange of New Technologies and a Warped Intellectual Property Rights System|
|Moses Mpuria Kindiki||163-168|
|Leadership Role of School Superintendents in Saudi Arabia|
|Mohamed A. Almannie||169-175|
|Challenges of Kenya’s Vision 2030 and the Jubilee Manifesto: the Case of Old People Cash Transfer Pension Scheme in Nakuru County|
|Moses Mpuria Kindiki, Charles Wambu||176-184|
|Unanticipated Consequences of Imprisonment on Families of Prison Inmates of Kumasi Central Prison of Ghana|
|Kwadwo Ofori-Dua, Kofi Osei Akuoko, Vincent de Paul Kanwetuu||185-196|
|Attitudes Towards Occupy Central and Factors That Influence Attitudes|
|Mathematics Departmental Strategic Plan: The Case of Mufulira College of Education|
|Dennis Kambilombilo, Mr. Rene Lessen||210-234|
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