Social Sciences

Volume 6, Issue 5, October 2017

  • Research on the State Input of China's Higher Education in the Transitional Period: Status Quo, Problems and Countermeasures

    Ping Zhao, Yan Luo, Shaogang Liao

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 5, October 2017
    Pages: 127-132
    Received: 26 March 2017
    Accepted: 17 April 2017
    Published: 8 September 2017
    Abstract: The governments at all levels in China occupy a dominant position in the higher education investment; they should fully guarantee the investment in higher education. Through the analysis of the sources of the funding of Chinese colleges and universities in 1992-2013, this paper examines the adequacy of the state investment in China's higher educati... Show More
  • Municipal Solid Waste Management in a Municipality of Chiapas, Mexico

    Juan Antonio Araiza Aguilar, Juan Carlos Chávez Moreno, José Ariosto Moreno Pérez, María Neftalí Rojas-Valencia

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 5, October 2017
    Pages: 133-140
    Received: 5 September 2017
    Accepted: 27 September 2017
    Published: 30 October 2017
    Abstract: This document provides a comprehensive review of the municipal solid waste management in the municipality of Villaflores, Chiapas, specifically the municipal seat and nearby towns. The main waste management problems were identified. Derived from the study, it was found that currently 0.707 kg/per capita day of solid waste are generated, equivalent ... Show More