Humanities and Social Sciences

Volume 7, Issue 3, May 2019

  • An Image of Aging People's Life Expectations with a Focus on Iran

    Mohammad Taghi Sheykhi

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, May 2019
    Pages: 83-88
    Received: 22 January 2019
    Accepted: 12 April 2019
    Published: 24 June 2019
    Abstract: The research investigates how due to technological change and medical improvement since mid 20th century people's life course has expanded, followed by new social, economic and medical expectations. People in their late sixties are expecting higher standards and improved quality of life as compared with previous generations. Similarly, because of a... Show More
  • Development of Maritime Law in China Within the Last Five Years: Maritime Legislation, Cases and Jurisdiction

    Ma Deyi, Zhou Mingyuan

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, May 2019
    Pages: 89-99
    Received: 29 January 2019
    Accepted: 5 June 2019
    Published: 26 June 2019
    Abstract: This paper examines the development of maritime law in China within the last five years, from the perspective of China's maritime legislations, cases and jurisdiction of the court, in light of the latest national strategies, such as building China into a maritime power, implementing the "Belt and Road" initiative and building China into an internat... Show More
  • Emotion and Interest in Marriage and Domestic Power: Some Results of a Research in Portugal

    Manuel Carlos Silva

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, May 2019
    Pages: 100-114
    Received: 10 January 2019
    Accepted: 5 May 2019
    Published: 29 June 2019
    Abstract: Having as a framework the reality of household and family relations in Portugal, this paper focus on the marriage as part and as strategy in the process of reproduction and eventual social mobility, which has been increasingly institutionalized over time and subject to the norms and prescriptions of moral, religious and/or state order. After a brie... Show More
  • Current Trends in Phonology: Theoretic Account of Amharic Spirintization

    Tilahun Negash, Yoseph Zewdu, Haile Kassahun

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, May 2019
    Pages: 115-120
    Received: 28 January 2019
    Accepted: 8 April 2019
    Published: 4 July 2019
    Abstract: This paper intends to illustrate an analysis about one of the common phonological process known as spirantization in Amharic in the framework of Optimality and Feature Geometry. The theoretical models we have been assuming - known as the linear theory of representation-was quite successful in explaining a number of facts about sound systems. A defi... Show More
  • Emotional Intelligence Among Adolescents

    Sathyamurthi Karibeeran, Shefali Mohanty

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, May 2019
    Pages: 121-124
    Received: 17 May 2019
    Accepted: 27 June 2019
    Published: 12 July 2019
    Abstract: Adolescence is a period of heightened emotionality. If the adolescents cannot perceive, understand, regulate and function with their emotions it will leave indelible marks on their behaviour and personality. During adolescence (age 12 to 18 yrs), the transition from childhood to adulthood is most important. Children are becoming more independent, a... Show More