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International Letters of Social and Humanistic Sciences

Oct 29, 2015 Volume 62, Number

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Number of articles: 20

  1. The Key Role of Knowledge-Oriented Leadership in Innovation Performance of Manufacturing and Commercial Companies of Guilan Province

    Alborz Safari & Mohammad Raza Azadehdel, Islamic Azad University, Iran (Islamic Republic Of)

    The main objective of the study was to investigate the impact of knowledge oriented leadership on the innovation performance regarding to the role of knowledge management practices in manufacturing... More

    pp. 1-7

  2. On the Comparison of Effectiveness of Direct Instruction Method and Multimedia Instruction on Students Suffering from Special Learning Disorder along with Defects in Dictation

    Samad Azimigaroosi, University of Tehran, Iran (Islamic Republic Of); Farshad Zhiean, Islamic Azad University, Iran (Islamic Republic Of); Hadi Farahmand, University of Tehran, Iran (Islamic Republic Of)

    Dictation defect is one of the most rampant special learning disorders among students which accounts for around 30% of all the learning disorders. This research was conducted with the aim of... More

    pp. 8-15

  3. Relationship of Psychological Contract and Employees' Job Engagement (An Investigation of the Millennium Generation and the Impacts of Various Generations)

    Behnam Heshmati, Islamic Azad University, Iran (Islamic Republic Of); Saied Mohamad Musavi Jed, University of Kurdistan, Iran (Islamic Republic Of)

    The current paper was administered with the aim of examining the relationship between the psychological contract fulfillment and the employees' job engagement at the Islamic Azad University,... More

    pp. 16-26

  4. Impact of Instructional Materials in Teaching and Learning of Biology in Senior Secondary Schools in Yakurr LG A

    Oji Ekpo Effiong & Charles E. Igiri, Cross River State College of Education, Nigeria

    This study was designed to determine the impact of instructional materials in teaching and learning of Biology by SS II students in Yakurr local government area of Cross River state. In order to... More

    pp. 27-33

  5. The Investigation of Knowledge Leadership in Innovation Performance of Companies

    Alborz Safari & Elham Ashuri, Islamic Azad University, Iran (Islamic Republic Of)

    Knowledge leadership is essential for organizations focused on intensive technology in order to improvement of innovation performance through the effective development and implementation of... More

    pp. 34-38

  6. A Thematic and Etymological Glossary of Aquatic and Bird Genera Names in Iranian Bundahism

    Golnar Ghalekhani & Mahdi Khaksar, Shiraz University, Iran (Islamic Republic Of)

    The purpose of this study is to present a thematic and etymological glossary of aquatic and bird genera names which have been mentioned in Iranian Bundahisn. In this research, after arranging... More

    pp. 39-52

  7. Examination of the Role of Competitive Advantage in the Relationship between the Marketing Intelligence and Export Performance of the Companies Located in the Industrial Town of Ilam City

    Hasan Ali Heidari, Islamic Azad University, Iran (Islamic Republic Of); Hiva Faroughi, University of Kurdistan, Iran (Islamic Republic Of); Mansoor Khaksar, Islamic Azad University, Iran (Islamic Republic Of)

    The current paper was conducted with the aim of investigating the role of the competitive advantage in the relationship between the marketing intelligence on the export performance within the scope... More

    pp. 53-61

  8. Nonverbal Communication in Business Negotiations and Business Meetings

    Kęstutis Peleckis, Valentina Peleckienė & Kęstutis Peleckis, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Lithuania

    This paper examines the importance of reading the body language signals in business negotiations and business meetings. By observing the physical changes of the human body, gestures, can lead to a ... More

    pp. 62-72

  9. "Coercive Diplomacy" in David Hare's <i>Stuff Happens</i><i> </i>(2004)

    Khaled S. Sirwah, Kafreshikh University, Egypt

    This paper addresses George Bush the junior's decision to invade Iraq in 2003 on the plea of its weapons of mass destructions (WMD's), as delineated in David Hare's Stuff Happens (2004), a... More

    pp. 73-90

  10. Gradual Transformation of Public Interest Theory and its Status in Iranian Constitution Law

    Mahdi Haddadi & Mohammad Mohseni Raad, University of Tehran, Iran (Islamic Republic Of)

    Public interest theory in governance and its reflection in Constitution Law are recently emerging in public law literature. Its concept and function differs country-by-country based on governing... More

    pp. 91-98

  11. The Role of Bureaucracy in Building Rural Development: A Study of Addalaichenai Divisional Secretariat, Sri Lanka

    Meerasahibu Abdul Jabbar & Thaharadeen Fathima Sajeetha, South Eastern University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka

    This study examines the role of bureaucracy in building rural development especially Addalaichenai Divisional Secretariat. Rural development is a very important aspect of development progress in a ... More

    pp. 99-108

  12. The Aesthetic Concept of the Beauty in Emily Bronte’s <i>Wuthering Heights</i>

    Mohammad Hussein Oroskhan & Esmaeil Zohdi, Vali-e-Asr University, Iran (Islamic Republic Of)

    This article examines the application of Edmund Burke’s aesthetic concept of the beauty in Emily Bronte’s Wuthering Heights. Edmund Burke’s A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin ... More

    pp. 109-115

  13. Islam and Contemporary Society: Emerging Paradigms to Explain Muslim Communities

    Muhammad Rehan Masoom, United International University, Bangladesh

    There is hardly any country, where most of the people do not follow a particular religious view, but no other religious groups need to address so many controversies as the Muslims do. Islam is no... More

    pp. 116-125

  14. A Study of Emile Durkheim's Concept of Anomie in Hubert Selby's Novel <i>Requiem for a Dream</i>

    Najme Khodadadi, University of Semnan, Iran (Islamic Republic Of); Ensieh Shabanirad, University of Tehran, Iran (Islamic Republic Of)

    Emile Durkheim introduced the concept of anomie in the field of sociology for the first time. According to Durkheim anomie is equal with normlessness or detachment from social standards and values ... More

    pp. 126-130

  15. Cultural Identity in Eugenia Kim’s <i>The Calligrapher’s Daughter</i>

    Wen Lee Ng, Manimangai Mani & Wan Roselezam Wan Yahya, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

    Eugenia Kim’s The Calligrapher’s Daughter (2009) is a well-received East Asian novel about a Korean Christian, Najin’s encounter with western culture. As an aristocratic woman, she is... More

    pp. 131-139

  16. Son Kolis – The Aboriginal Inhabitants of Bombay (Now Mumbai) in Transition

    Sandeep Hegde, NMIMS University, India

    Son Koli, Macchimar Koli, Christian Koli, Vaiti Koli and Mangela Koli are fishermen by profession. Their main occupation is fishing. They are found along the North Konkan coast from Vasai, near... More

    pp. 140-146

  17. Comparison of Parenting Styles and Mental Health among Students

    Soraya Nasrollahzade & Hemn Mahmoudfakhe, Payame Noor University, Iran (Islamic Republic Of); Aref Rahmani, Islamic Azad University, Iran (Islamic Republic Of)

    The aim of the present research was to compare parenting styles and mental health among students. The statistical population of the paper included all the female and male third grade high school... More

    pp. 147-156

  18. The Influence of Policies on the Rural Part of the Pannonian Plain, Case Study: Region of Vojvodina

    Tamara Lukić, Bojan Đerčan, Rastislav Stojsavljević & Milka Bubalo Živković, University of Novi Sad; Ivana Penjišević, University of Pristina in Kosovska Mitrovica; Tatjana Stojanović, ’Veljko Petrović’ High School

    In this article are given the opinions by Pannonia countryside inhabitants that belong to the Republic of Serbia about some characteristics of everyday policy. The opinions are gathered by poll... More

    pp. 157-172

  19. A Review of Methods and Models of Technology Transfer

    Zahra Farhadikhah & Sayed Mohamad Hasan Husseini, Shahrood University, Iran (Islamic Republic Of)

    Technology transfer is a complex and sensitive process, if not conducted through awareness and research will entail hefty and immense costs and losses. Since the audience of this process are mostly... More

    pp. 173-181

  20. The Effectiveness of Choice Theory Group Therapy of Glasser on Divorced Women Self-Efficacy

    Zahra Valinezhad, Seyed Mojtaba Aghili & Zahra Karami Baghteyfouni, Payame Noor University, Iran (Islamic Republic Of)

    The purpose of the present research was to study the effectiveness of choice theory group therapy by William Glasser (1998) on divorced women self-efficacy between 18 to 23 years old. The research ... More

    pp. 182-188