Vol 8, No 12 (2012)

Vol. 8, No. 12, October 2012

Table of Contents

Articles

Modelling Food Price Volatility and Testing Heat Waves and/or Meteor Showers Effects: Evidence for Asia and Pacific PDF
Fardous Alom, Bert D. Ward, Baiding Hu p1
Can Literature Improve English Proficiency: The Students Perspective PDF
Gopala Krishnan Sekharan Nair, Roszainora Setia, Siti Norliana Ghazali, Elangkeeran Sabapathy, Razita Mohamad, Myshithah Mohamad Ali, Mohan K. Muniandy, Ramachandran Theethappan, Wan Aida Wan Hassan, Nor Syamimi Iliani Che Hassan p21
The Efficiency for the Three Industries of Provinces in China, Considering the Effects of Carbon Emission: An Application of the Parallel DEA Model PDF
Feng Feng, Jinlai Wang p28
Knowledge-based Development and Its Relation to Economic Prosperity in Developing Countries PDF
Shah Md. Atiqul Haq p36
Factors and Competitiveness of Malaysia as a Tourist Destination: A Study of Outbound Middle East Tourists PDF
Ali Salman, Mohd Safar Hasim p48
An Analysis of Article Errors among Saudi Female EFL Students: A Case Study PDF
Maha Alhaysony p55
Relationship between Mother’s Attitudes, Maternal Treatment Styles and Communication Competence with Deaf Children’s Self-Esteem in Iran High Schools for the Deaf PDF
Effat Hamed Sardar, Rusnani Abdul Kadir, Rohani Bt Ahmad Tarmiz, Maria Chong Bt Abdullah p67
Connection between News Narrative Discourse and Ideology--Based on Narrative Perspective Analysis of “News Probe” PDF
Fangzhou Cheng p75
Digital Inclusion and Lifestyle Transformation among the Orang Asli: Sacrificing Culture for Modernity? PDF
Rugayah Hashim, Kartika Sari Idris, Yus Aznita Ustadi, Farah Murni Merican, Sharifah F. S. M. Fuzi p80
Analysis on Convergence of Innovation Resource Attraction and Its Affecting Factors in Chinese Provinces: Based on the Perspective of New Input Allocation PDF
Feng Feng, Zhouqing Wei, Leiyong Zhang p88
Examining the Relationship between Spatial Patterns of Household Deprivation and Some Socioeconomic Indexes in Iraq-2004 PDF
Faisal G. Khamis, Ghaleb A. El-Refae p95
A Profile of Male Adolescents Background and Experiences in Substance Abuse PDF
I. Fauziah, S. Nen, M. A. Nur Saadah, N. Sarnon p109
Green Marketing: A Study of Consumers’ Attitude towards Environment Friendly Products PDF
Jacob Cherian, Jolly Jacob p117
Literatures Review on Transaction Costs Measurement Advances PDF
Zhengchao Lv, Qin Liu, Pan Wang p127
The Credibility of Television in Disseminating Agricultural Information to Farmers in Malaysia PDF
Md. Salleh Hassan, Hayrol Azril Mohamed Shaffril, Bahaman Abu Samah, Muhamad Shamshahkat Ali, Nor Sabila Ramli bte Ramli, Zoheir Sabaghpour Azarian p133
An Evaluation of Optimism and Life Satisfaction of Undergraduate Students in the School of Tourism and Hotel Management PDF
Safak Unuvar, Selahattin Avsaroglu, Mustafa Uslu p140
Research on Governance Behavior and Inheritance Performance: A Review Based on Chinese Family Businesses PDF
Mengyun Wu, Lei Pan p148
A Visual Analysis of a Malaysian English School Textbook: Gender Matters PDF
Mohamad Subakir Mohd Yasin, Bahiyah Abdul Hamid, Zarina Othman, Kesumawati Abu Bakar, Fuzirah Hashim, Azmah Mohti p154
The School of Mandarin Duck and Butterfly’s Creative Push on Early Chinese Publishing Industry PDF
Bin Li p164
Privatisation and Reform Programme of Public Sector Enterprises in Pakistan 1960–2004 PDF
Anwar Ali Shah G. Syed, Lawal Muhammad Anka, Syed Asad Raza Abidi, F. M. Shaikh p171
Determinants of Contraception Use among Female Adolescents in Bangladesh PDF
Md. Musa Khan, Mohammad Emdad Hossain, Mohammad Nazmul Hoq p181
The Impact of Psychological Factors and Religious Adherence on Household’s Dealing with Poverty-Driven Vulnerability Situation: A Critical Discourse on Kelantan and Terengganu PDF
Senadjki Abdelhak, Jamalludin Sulaiman, Saidatulakmal Mohd p192
Reasons for Insufficient Demand of Environmental Liability Insurance in China——A Case Study of Baoding, Hebei Province PDF
Congjun Liu, Abdul Razak Bin Chik p201
A Conceptual Study on the Country of Origin Effect on Consumer Purchase Intention PDF
Samin Rezvani, Goodarz Javadian Dehkordi, Muhammad Sabbir Rahman, Firoozeh Fouladivanda, Mahsa Habibi, Sanaz Eghtebasi p205
Global Economic Meltdown and Nigeria’s Dependent Political Economy: A Litmus Test PDF
Salihu Mohammed Niworu p216
Malaysian DSA 1997: A Review of Some Unresolved Issues PDF
Rokiah Kadir p221
Telecommuting for Business Continuity in a Non-profit Environment PDF
Teh Boon Heng, Soh Chin Hooi, Yan Yap Liang, Azizie Othma, Ong Tze San p226
Work Motivation among Malaysian Public Servants PDF
Mahazril ‘Aini Y., Zuraini Y., Hafizah H. A. K., Adnan Aminuddin, Zaherawati Zakaria, Nazni Noordin, Badrul Azmier Mohamed p238
An Analysis of the Design Concept Presenting “Humanistic Spirit” PDF
Ke Li p243
Productivity Growth in the Medium Size Malaysian-industry Level: Primal and Dual Approaches PDF
Abdol Samad Nawi, Irwan Bin Ismail, Zainuddin Zakaria, Jannah Munirah Md Noor, Bashir Ahmad Bin Shabir Ahmad, Nik Fakrul Hazri, Wan Anisabanum Salleh, Mohd Tajul Hasnan Mohd Tajuddin, Nur Raihana Mohd Sallem p249
University Autonomy, Academic Freedom and Academic Staff Union of Universities’ (ASUU) Struggles in Nigeria: A Historical Perspective PDF
A. K. Okorosaye-Orubite, F. Godgift Paulley, Nath. M. Abraham p265
Mobile Learning Readiness among Malaysian Students at Higher Learning Institutes PDF
Supyan Hussin, Mohd Radzi Manap, Zaini Amir, Pramela Krish p276
Problematising the Ethics and Conduct of the Ruling Party during Series of Malaysia’s Post-political Tsunami By-elections PDF
Badrul Azmier Mohamed, Mujibu Abd Muis, Jennifah Nordin, Mahazril ‘Aini Yaacob, Chuah Bee Peng, Zaherawati Zakaria, Nazni Noordin p284
Generic Skills of Prospective Graduates from the Employers’ Perspectives PDF
Sivapalan Selvadurai, Er Ah Choy, Marlyna Maros p295


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