Volume XIV - ISSC 2016

  • How Does a Community Hold itself together? Insights from a Study on Community Social Capital in Malaysia

    No:43
    Pages:304 - 310
    Keywords: Social capital; measuring instrument; community; social cohesion; Malaysia
    Author(s): Ahmad Shukri Abdul Hamid* , Najib Ahmad Marzuki , Noor Azizah Ahmad , Mohd. Sobhi Ishak
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.43 
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  • Electoral Malpractice and the Challenges of Democratic Consolidation in Nigeria’s Fourth Republic

    No:42
    Pages:296 - 303
    Keywords: Malpractice; democratic consolidation; fourth republic; transition; Nigeria
    Author(s): Yusuf Isma’ila* , Zaheruddin Othman
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.42 
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  • Democratic Transition in Nigeria: Towards Understanding the Disguise of International Dynamics Challenging the Fourth Republic Consolidation

    No:41
    Pages:289 - 295
    Keywords: Democratic transition; international dynamics; fourth republic; consolidation; Nigeria
    Author(s): Yusuf Isma’ila* , Abdulrazak Yuguda Madu
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.41 
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  • A Modernize Tax Administration Model for Revenue Generation

    No:40
    Pages:281 - 288
    Keywords: Tax administration; revenue generation; efficiency; effectiveness; model
    Author(s): Abdurrahman Adamu Pantamee* , Muzainah Binti Mansor
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.40 
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  • Forensic Linguistics and the Detecting of Deviant Teaching in Malaysia

    No:39
    Pages:275 - 280
    Keywords: Forensic linguistics; religious discourse analysis; language and religion
    Author(s): Munif Zarirruddin Fikri Nordin*
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.39 
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  • Critical Success Factors in IT ProjectManagementEffectiveness:A Study in Thai Firms

    No:38
    Pages:267 - 274
    Keywords: IT project management; project effectiveness; critical success factors; criteria; innovation model
    Author(s): Vipakorn Vadhanasin* , Suthas Ratanakuakangwan , Kamales Santivejkul , Peerasit Patanakul
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.38 
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  • Managerial Ownership, Horizontal Agency Costs and Monitoring Mechanisms

    No:37
    Pages:258 - 266
    Keywords: Monitoring mechanisms; Managerial ownership; Horizontal-agency-costs; Type II agency problem
    Author(s): Rachael Oluyemisi Arowolo* , Ayoib B Che-Ahmad
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.37 
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  • Management of Missing Person’s (Al-Mafqud) Property in Islamic Perspectives: Issues and Challenges

    No:36
    Pages:252 - 257
    Keywords: Property Management; Missing Person; Islamic Perspectives; Civil Law; Social Impact
    Author(s): M.A Sulaiman* , W.Z Wan Yusoff , S.M.D al-Edrus
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.36 
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  • Exploratory Factor Analysis of a Self-Control Scale from an Islamic Perspective

    No:35
    Pages:244 - 251
    Keywords: Factor analysis; self-control; Islamic perspective
    Author(s): Ahmed Hamdi Aissa* , Norwati Mansor
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.35 
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  • Are Bilateral Investment Treaties (BITs) a Safe Haven to Multinational Companies (MNCs)?

    No:34
    Pages:236 - 243
    Keywords: Multinational Corporations; Arbitration; Human Rights; Bilateral Treaties; Encroachment
    Author(s): Ashraf M. A. Elfakharani* , Rohana Abdulrahman
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.34 
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  • Transformation of Higher Education Status: Issues on Faculty Workload

    No:33
    Pages:226 - 235
    Keywords: Transformation of Higher Education Status; Malaysian Public University; Workload of Academic Staffs; Key Performance Indicator; Employment Benefits
    Author(s): Noor Ashikin Basarudin , Asmah Laili Yeon* , Nurli Yaacob , Rohana Abd Rahman
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.33 
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  • Conducting Pilot Test of Assistive Courseware for Low Vision (AC4LV) Learners: Initial Round

    No:32
    Pages:220 - 225
    Keywords: Assistive Technology (AT);Pilot test; Assistive Courseware (AC); Low vision learners
    Author(s): Nurulnadwan Aziz* , Ariffin Abdul Mutalib
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.32 
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  • Mapping the Market Success for Family Micro and Small Food Producers in Palestine: A Qualitative Study

    No:31
    Pages:212 - 219
    Keywords: Market plan; Family Cooperatives; Micro and small business; production; strategy
    Author(s): Issa M. H. Smirat* , Mohd Noor Mohd Shariff
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.31 
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  • Cross-cultural Communication Model in International Business

    No:30
    Pages:204 - 211
    Keywords: Cross-cultural communication; cultural norms; interdependent self-construal; interaction goals; international business negotiation outcome
    Author(s): Soo Hoo* , Pin Lick
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.30
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  • Initiatives to Prolong the Life Cycles of Aging Assets in the Royal Malaysian Navy

    No:29
    Pages:198 - 203
    Keywords: Aging, Asset Life Cycle; Asset Maintenance; Life Extension; Obsolescence
    Author(s): Halizahari Mohd* , Melan Mustakim
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.29 
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  • Action Research on Enhancing Accounting Students’ Oral Presentation Skill

    No:28
    Pages:189 - 197
    Keywords: Action research; accounting students; career opportunity; oral presentation skill;, soft skill
    Author(s): Sitraselvi Chandren* , Aizan Yaacob
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.28 
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  • Corporate Governance: Board Size, Managerial Ownership and Operations Performance

    No:27
    Pages:184 - 188
    Keywords: Corporate Governance; Board Size; Managerial Ownership; Operations Management; Inventory Performance
    Author(s): Santhirasegaran Nadarajan* , Sitraselvi Chandren , Ahmad Yusni Bahaudin , Ezanee Mohamed Elias , Mohd Kamarul Irwan Abdul Halim
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.27 
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  • Gender Differences in the Psychological Well-being among Flood Victims in Malaysia

    No:26
    Pages:177 - 183
    Keywords: Psychological well-being; flood victims; gender; Malaysia
    Author(s): Nurul ‘Aaina Salleh* , Che Su Mustaffa
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.26 
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  • Source Credibility and Psychological Well-Being among Residents Lived at Flood Prone Areas

    No:25
    Pages:171 - 176
    Keywords: Source credibility; psychological well-being; flood disaster
    Author(s): Che Su Mustaffa* , Nurlela Zakaria
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.25 
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  • Flood Disaster Management in Malaysia: A Review of Issues of Flood Disaster Relief during and Post-Disaster

    No:24
    Pages:163 - 170
    Keywords: Disaster management; flood; disaster relief; post-disaster
    Author(s): Shazwani Shafiai* , Mohamad Sukeri Khalid
    doi:10.15405/epsbs.2016.08.24 
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