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ICTHSS 2017 : 19th International Conference on Trends in Humanities and Social Sciences

Durban, South Africa
January 12 - 13, 2017

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Conference Venue

Holiday Inn Express Durban Umhlanga
2 Ncondo Place, Cnr Ncondo Place & Ntusi Road,
off Umhlanga Rocks Drive
Umhlanga, Durban, 4320, South Africa
Conference Code: 17ZA01ICTHSS

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICTHSS 2017: 19th International Conference on Trends in Humanities and Social 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 Trends in Humanities and Social 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 Trends in Humanities and Social 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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Trends in Humanities and Social Sciences are cordially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

ICTHSS 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Trends in Humanities and Social 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   November 30, 2016
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   December 5, 2016
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   December 10, 2016
Conference Dates   January 12 - 13, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) Web-Based Instructional Program to Improve Professional Development: Recommendations and Standards for Radioactive Facilities in Brazil
Denise Levy, Gian M. A. A. Sordi
2) Part of Speech Tagging Using Statistical Approach for Nepali Text
Archit Yajnik
3) Automated User Story Driven Approach for Web-Based Functional Testing
Mahawish Masud, Muhammad Iqbal, M. U. Khan, Farooque Azam
4) A Study of Primary School Parents’ Interaction with Teachers’ in Malaysia
Shireen Simon
5) A Corporate Social Responsibility Project to Improve the Democratization of Scientific Education in Brazil
Denise Levy
6) Professionals’ Collaboration on Strengthening the Teaching of History
L. B. Ni, N. S. Bt Rohadi, H. Bt Alfana, A. S. Bin Ali Hassan, J. Bin Karim, C. Bt Rasin
7) Analyzing the Plausible Alternatives in Contracting the Societal Fissure Caused by Digital Divide in Sri Lanka
Manuela Nayantara Jeyaraj
8) Vulnerability of Indian Agriculture to Climate Change: A Study of the Himalayan Region State
Rajendra Kumar Isaac, Monisha Isaac
9) 21st Century Biotechnological Research and Development Advancements for Industrial Development in India
Monisha Isaac
10) Effect of Aging on the Second Law Efficiency, Exergy Destruction and Entropy Generation in the Skeletal Muscles during Exercise
Jale Çatak, Bayram Yılmaz, Mustafa Ozilgen
11) Understanding Help Seeking among Black Women with Clinically Significant Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms
Glenda Wrenn, Juliet Muzere, Meldra Hall, Allyson Belton, Kisha Holden, Chanita Hughes-Halbert, Martha Kent, Bekh Bradley
12) Mobile Learning in Developing Countries: A Synthesis of the Past to Define the Future
Harriet Koshie Lamptey, Richard Boateng
13) Designing and Evaluating Pedagogic Conversational Agents to Teach Children
Silvia Tamayo-Moreno, Diana Pérez-Marín
14) The Use of SD Bioline TB AgMPT64® Detection Assay for Rapid Characterization of Mycobacteria in Nigeria
S. Ibrahim, U. B. Abubakar, S. Danbirni, A. Usman, F. M. Ballah, C. A. Kudi, L. Lawson, G. H. Abdulrazak, I. A. Abdulkadir
15) Effects of Incident Angle and Distance on Visible Light Communication
Taegyoo Woo, Jong Kang Park, Jong Tae Kim

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