Psychology and Behavioral Sciences

Volume 3, Issue 3, June 2014

  • Which Training Method is Appropriate: A Case of UK Insurance

    Dodor, Ann

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, June 2014
    Pages: 85-92
    Received: Apr. 12, 2014
    Accepted: May 04, 2014
    Published: May 20, 2014
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    Abstract: This research is set to evaluate the appropriateness of the training methods used at UKI (United Kingdom Insurance) based in Nottingham, UK. The use of questionnaire and a quantitative method of research were used to find out the appropriateness of the training method used at UKI with a sample size of 100 participants representing the population. T... Show More
  • The Scale Development of New Citizens’ Adaptation to Urban Society in the Process of China’s Urbanization

    Kai Du, Xiaofu Pan

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, June 2014
    Pages: 93-99
    Received: May 19, 2014
    Accepted: Jun. 03, 2014
    Published: Jun. 10, 2014
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    Abstract: Urbanization expedites numerous new citizens and a set of effective assessment tools are needed to evaluate their adaptation to urban society. This study attempts to develop a scale in Chinese context. The theoretical framework of scale is constructed through open questionnaire surveys and in-depth interviews, and the items of scale is developed on... Show More
  • Impact of Stigma on Daily Life of Psychiatric Patients in Gaza Strip

    Sami Abu Ishaq

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, June 2014
    Pages: 100-104
    Received: Jun. 15, 2014
    Accepted: Jun. 30, 2014
    Published: Jul. 10, 2014
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    Abstract: Stigma among psychiatric patients is dangerous because it interferes with understanding, obtaining support from friends and family, and it delays getting help. This study aimed to assess the impact of stigma on daily life of psychiatric patients in Gaza Strip-Palestine. The impact of stigma on daily life and personal data questionnaire were distrib... Show More