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ICSBS 2014 : 16th International Conference on Social and Behavioral Sciences

Venice, Italy
November 13 - 14, 2014

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Conference Venue

NH Laguna Palace
Viale Ancona, 2 30172 
Mestre, Venezia, Italy 
Tel: ++39 0418296005 
​Fax: ++39 0418296033
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Conference Code: 14IT11ICSBS

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICSBS 2014: 16th International Conference on Social and Behavioral Sciences aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Social and Behavioral Sciences. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Social and Behavioral Sciences.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Social and Behavioral Sciences are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index , and submitted to be indexed in the Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk.

Special Journal Issues

ICSBS 2014 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Social and Behavioral Sciences. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   September 20, 2014
Notification of Acceptance   September 30, 2014
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   October 10, 2014
Conference Dates   November 13 - 14, 2014

Selected Conference Papers

1) Capital Accumulation and Unemployment in Namibia, Nigeria, and South Africa
Abubakar Dikko
2) Public Squares and Their Potential for Social Interactions: A Case Study of Historical Public Squares in Tehran
Asma Mehan
3) A Review of Lortie’s Schoolteacher
Tsai-Hsiu Lin
4) The Role of User Participation on Social Sustainability: A Case Study on Four Residential Areas
Hasan Taştan, Ayşen Ciravoğlu
5) Role of Community Youths in Conservation of Forests and Protected Areas of Bangladesh
Obaidul Fattah Tanvir, Zinat Ara Afroze
6) Juxtaposing South Africa’s Private Sector and Its Public Service Regarding Innovation Diffusion, to Explore the Obstacles to E-Governance
Petronella Jonck, Freda van der Walt
7) Media Facades Utilization for Sustainable Tourism Promotion in Historic Places: Case Study of the Walled City of Famagusta, North Cyprus
Nikou Javadi, Uğur Dağlı
8) Crafting of Paper Cutting Techniques for Embellishment of Fashion Textiles
A. Vaidya-Soocheta, K. M. Wong-Hon-Lang
9) Social Media: The Major Trigger of Online and Offline Political Activism
Chan Eang Teng, Tang Mui Joo
10) Factors Affecting M-Government Deployment and Adoption
Saif Obaid Alkaabi, Nabil Ayad
11) Podemos Party Origin: From Social Protest to Spanish Parliament
Víctor Manuel Muñoz-Sánchez, Antonio Manuel Pérez-Flores
12) Comparison of Injuries and Accidents Globally and in Finland
R. Pääkkönen, L. Korpinen
13) Models of State Organization and Influence over Collective Identity and Nationalism in Spain
Muñoz-Sanchez, Victor Manuel, Perez-Flores, Antonio Manuel
14) Natural Disaster Tourism as a Type of Dark Tourism
Dorota Rucińska
15) Investigation of Spatial Changes in the Context of Cultural Sustainability
Aslı Taş, Şebnem Ertaş