Conference Code: 17ZA01ICSMPERA
Conference Aims and Objectives
The ICSMPERA 2017: 19th International Conference on Social Movements, Political Expression and Religion in Africa
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 Movements, Political Expression and Religion in Africa. 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 Movements, Political Expression and Religion in Africa.
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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Social Movements, Political Expression and Religion in Africa 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
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
, 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
has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Social Movements, Political Expression and Religion in Africa
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
|Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline
||November 30, 2016
|Notification of Acceptance/Rejection
||December 5, 2016
|Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline
||December 10, 2016
||January 12 - 13, 2017
Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for
Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE
before submitting your paper.
Selected Conference Papers
1) The Use of Substances and Sports Performance among Youth: Implications for Lagos State SportsOsifeko Olalekan Remigious, Adesanya Adebisi Joseph, Omolade Akinmade Olatunde 2) E-Government, China Internet Plus, and the One Belt One Road Initiative: The Africa ConnectionIsaac Kofi Mensah, Mi Jianing 3) Computing Transition Intensity Using Time-Homogeneous Markov Jump Process: Case of South African HIV/AIDS DispositionA. Bayaga 4) Prediction Modeling of Compression Properties of a Knitted Sportswear Fabric Using Response Surface MethodJawairia Umar, Tanveer Hussain, Zulfiqar Ali, Muhammad Maqsood 5) Basic Business-Forces behind the Surviving and Sustainable Organizations: The Case of Medium Scale Contractors in South AfricaIruka C. Anugwo, Winston M. Shakantu 6) Impediments to Female Sports Management and Participation: The Experience in the Selected Nigeria South West Colleges of EducationSaseyi Olaitan Olaoluwa, Osifeko Olalekan Remigious 7) Multidimensional Sports Spectators Segmentation and Social Media MarketingB. Schmid, C. Kexel, E. Djafarova 8) An Exploration of the Provision of Government-Subsidised Housing without Title Deeds: A Recipient’s Interpretation of Security of TenureMaléne Maria Magdalena Campbell, Jeremiah Mholo 9) Enforcement of Decisions of Ombudsmen and the South African Public Protector: Muzzling the WatchdogsRoxan Venter 10) Comparative Growth Rates of Treculia africana Decne: Embryo in Varied Strengths of Murashige and Skoog Basal MediumOkafor C. Uche, Agbo P. Ejiofor, Okezie C. Eziuche 11) Creating Shared Value: A Paradigm Shift from Corporate Social Responsibility to Creating Shared ValueBolanle Deborah Motilewa, E.K. Rowland Worlu, Gbenga Mayowa Agboola, Marvellous Aghogho Chidinma Gberevbie 12) Identification of Ice Hockey World Championship International Sports Event through Brand PersonalityEva Čáslavová, Andrej Višněvský 13) An Investigation of the Relationship between the Need for Cognitive Closure and Religious FundamentalismHadi G. Altabatabaei, Nguyen L. L. Anh 14) Developmental Social Work: A Derailed Post-Apartheid Development Approach in South Africa P. Mbecke 15) West African Islamic Civilization: Sokoto Caliphate and Science EducationHassan Attahiru Gwandu