International Journal of Education, Culture and Society

Volume 6, Issue 5, October 2021

  • Voter Participation in the Absence of the 1965 Voting Rights Act

    Keith Parker, Dora Tilles, Clifton Brown, Dawn Brown McGlotten

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 5, October 2021
    Pages: 159-166
    Received: Jul. 29, 2021
    Accepted: Sep. 13, 2021
    Published: Sep. 27, 2021
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    Abstract: In June 2013, the Supreme Court ruled in Shelby County v. Holder that states with a history of racial discrimination no longer needed to approve proposed changes to their voting procedures with the federal government. The court ruled that the coverage formula was based on 40-year-old data that was not applicable to current needs. Thus the 2016 pres... Show More
  • Local Preferential Attachment of Posting Behaviour on MOOC Discussion Forum

    Xiaoguang Zhu, Huining Song, Yao Zhu

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 5, October 2021
    Pages: 167-175
    Received: Aug. 25, 2021
    Accepted: Sep. 18, 2021
    Published: Sep. 29, 2021
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    Abstract: Online education has become a popular education paradigm and foundation for future educations. Compare to traditional offline classes, online education could support massive participants, but also confronting engagement and retention problems. Many studies have analysed participant’s behaviour to enhance the engagement concerning social, cognitive ... Show More
  • Antecedents of Tourists Behavioural Intentions, Perspectives of Expectations Confirmation Model: A Study of Select Tourism Cites in South-East Nigeria

    Nwatu Basil Chibuike, Nwaizugbo Ireneus Chukwudi, Ganiyu Rahim Ajao

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 5, October 2021
    Pages: 176-189
    Received: Jul. 26, 2021
    Accepted: Aug. 12, 2021
    Published: Oct. 12, 2021
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    Abstract: Tourism has expanded dramatically in Nigeria over the last six decades, becoming one of the largest and fastest-growing sectors of the Nigerian like in the global economy. The World Travel and Tourism index ranked Nigeria 129th out of 140 countries and Nigeria’s ranking is well below average rankings for sub-Saharan Africa. This study was motivated... Show More
  • Toward an Interdisciplinary Learning Approach to Foster Students’ Outlook of Universally Connected World: Starting from Music and Beyond

    Feiqun Shu, Panya Roongruang

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 5, October 2021
    Pages: 190-197
    Received: Sep. 15, 2021
    Accepted: Oct. 04, 2021
    Published: Oct. 12, 2021
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    Abstract: Music never exists for its own sake. On the contrary, it connects to the universe including Nature, society, and human beings. Music originated from people’s labor and life and has always reflected human conditions related to temporal and spatial elements. It is our belief that music can function as an educatively meaningful window through which th... Show More