Social Sciences

Volume 9, Issue 3, June 2020

  • Psychological Help for the Injured Servicemen Experiencing Phantom Pains

    Khmiliar Oleh Fedorovych

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 3, June 2020
    Pages: 61-66
    Received: 3 September 2019
    Accepted: 30 March 2020
    Published: 28 April 2020
    Abstract: The article deals with the peculiarities of the functioning of the servicemen’s psyche, who have lost their limbs as a result of combat injury and are experiencing phantom pain. It was found out that the mental state of a serviceman, who has suffered a traumatic limb amputation, can be identified with a state of acute grief. The peculiarities of ps... Show More
  • Caring for People with Intellectual Disability: Experiences

    John Boulard Forkuor, Odongo Attoh Douglas, Kwao Mariepearl Dekie

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 3, June 2020
    Pages: 67-76
    Received: 13 April 2020
    Accepted: 11 May 2020
    Published: 18 May 2020
    Abstract: This paper reports findings on the challenges and sources of resilience of carers of Persons with Intellectually Disabilities (PwIDs) in Ghana. Semi-structured interviews were used to gather data from ten (10) institutional carers (House Mothers), and five (5) teachers at three different institutions for PwIDs in the Kumasi metropolis of Ghana. The... Show More
  • The Development of Cultural Heritage Tourism at Sangkhlaburi District, Kanchanaburi Province, Thailand

    Noppadol Dharawanij

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 3, June 2020
    Pages: 77-81
    Received: 6 May 2020
    Accepted: 2 June 2020
    Published: 8 June 2020
    Abstract: The objectives of this study are 1. to study the cultural heritage tourism at Sangkhlaburi District, Kanchanaburi Province; 2. to study ethnic groups of people and conserve their cultural sustainability 3. to study the demand of tourists, who visit the area to increase number of quality tourists. Both quantitative and qualitative methods, which wer... Show More
  • Nature of Beta in the Nigerian Stock Market – Challenges and Prospects

    Abdulkarim Ahmed Bukar, Cross Ogohi Daniel

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 3, June 2020
    Pages: 82-88
    Received: 14 May 2020
    Accepted: 12 June 2020
    Published: 20 June 2020
    Abstract: The paper appraise the nature of beta in the Nigeria stock market and the impact of Beta on Investors’ wealth maximization strategy in the Nigerian Stock Market. Ex-pos facto was iused to design the research as secondary data from the Nigerian stock market was deemed fit for the study. The study also indicated that there is a strong relationship be... Show More