International Journal of Social Research

  • Deconstructing the employment problem of adult autism spectrum disorders from the Strength Perspective

    Deconstructing the employment problem of adult autism spectrum disorders from the Strength Perspective Cuiliu Lv School of Law and Public Administration, China Three Gorges University, Yichang, 443002, China. The data show that the prevalence of autism in China is on the rise. As autistic patients grow up, their employment problems are highlighted. The current employment situation of older autistic groups is not ideal. This paper breaks away from the original “problem perspective” and “defect perspective” and introduces the “ strength…

  • Cyberspace of the Fourth Scientific and Technological Revolution

    Cyberspace of the Fourth Scientific and Technological Revolution Oleg N. Yanitsky Doctor of Philosophy, Professor, Chief Researcher, the Federal Center of Theoretical and Applied Sociology of the Russian academy of sciences. Address: 117218, Moscow, Krzizhanovskogo str., 24/35, bld. 5, Russia The aim of the article is to analyze briefly a modern phenomenon of the cyber space from the sociological and environmental viewpoints. The cyberspace is a material system constructed by a man. This space is now shaping by the technical…

  • A New Mode of Enterprise Social Work Service – Industrial Park Service

    A New Mode of Enterprise Social Work Service – Industrial Park Service Juan Li Department of Ethnology and Sociology, Inner Mongolia University, No. 235 University West Road, Hohhot, Inner Mongolia,China. Enterprise social work service has a variety of different models which is on the site and has a lot of limitations and problems. Based on the analyses of different service modes of enterprise social work, this paper adopts case method to analyze in-depth one of those modes of industrial park…

  • Identity and Political Media Literacy of Youths in Hong Kong

    Identity and Political Media Literacy of Youths in Hong Kong Lei Zhang School of Journalism and Communication, Jinan University, Guangzhou 510632, China Since Hong Kong returned to China in 1997, it’s local politics and economy have greatly developed. However, in recent years, political turmoil in Hong Kong often occurs, and youth groups have played a radical role in it. Facing various contradictions and conflicts in such a complicated political environment, correctly understanding political messages conveyed by the media, establishing positive…

  • Derailing National Consciousness

    Derailing National Consciousness- How Herbert Hope Risley Crafted the Ideology of Subjugation Through ‘Pseudo Science’ Agney G K1, P.S Pratheep2 1Research Scholar (PhD), Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala, India;2Associate Professor and Head, P G Department of History, Catholicate College, Pathanamthitta, Kerala, India The paper concentrates on how H H Risley crafted the discipline of Anthropology and the tools of Craniometry and Anthropometry to toe the line of Pseudo Science in an effort to wreck the headway of nationalism in India…

  • Valuable functionalism as a trend of modern social cognition

    Valuable functionalism as a trend of modern social cognition Mykhailo Boychenko Taras Shevchenko national university of Kyiv, Department of Theoretical and Practical Philosophy, Doctor of Science in Philosophy, Professor Kyiv, Ukraine The valuable functionalism appears as a strategy of achieving the working interaction between social sciences and humanities, and thus becomes paradigmatic value: in addition to developing its own epistemological perspective it offers a methodology and philosophy which enable new institutional perspective to develop a new type of single socio-humanitarian…

  • Post-colonial Study of Akachi Ezeigbo’s Trafficked

    Post-colonial Study of Akachi Ezeigbo’s Trafficked Dr. Emmanuel, Ima Usen Department Of English, University Of Uyo Post-colonial literature which has become a phenomenon for all nations examines, among others the anti-conquest narrative and the functional relations of social, cultural and political powers that sustained the tripartite governmental bodies of colonialism, post-colonialism and neo-colonialism. Since the colonialists viewed the masses as the ‘Other’ the well-being of the colonizers remained unchallenged as the nomenclature fluctuated from colonialists to post colonialists and to…

  • Comparing Places on Types of Internet Use

    Comparing Places on Types of Internet Use 1Rebecca S. Powers, PhD*, 2Monica Calderon Pinedo, MA 1Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, East Carolina University, Greenville NC USA 27858. 2Graduate Student, Department of Sociology, East Carolina University, Greenville NC USA 27858 The analysis in this paper compares types of Internet use as reported in two places, North Carolina, U.S., North America, and Tolima, Colombia, South America. The Internet has changed the world and some basic functions of social life have become intricately…

  • Fruit Based Farming System and Threatened Landscape in the Wetlands of Abaya Chamo Basin, Southern Ethiopia

    Fruit Based Farming System and Threatened Landscape in the Wetlands of Abaya Chamo Basin, Southern Ethiopia Teshome Yirgu, PhD Associate Professor in Environmental Geography Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, Arba Minch University Ethiopia has diverse climate and altitude conditions, which are suitable for growing both tropical and temperate fruits. To this regard, wetlands in Abaya Chamo Basin have a promising potential for fruits and horticulture farming. But due to human induced constraints, the study wetlands are under immense pressure…

  • Humanism, enlightenment strategies and the deliberative potential of the democratic development of society

    Humanism, enlightenment strategies and the deliberative potential of the democratic development of society Viktor Zinchenko Doctor of Sciences (Philosophical ), professor, Head of the Departament of Internationalization & Principal research scientist of Higher Education of the Institute of Higher Education of the National Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Ukraine. Kyiv, Ukraine. We studied the specifics of post-industrial strategies of social development and transformation of social institutions, government management models in the context of globalization in today’s industrialized systems. The article…