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1. Youth participation in agriculture and poverty reduction in Nigeria.

With data from 683 systematically selected households, the study employed the Heckman two-stage model and the propensity score matching method (PSM) to examine the impact of youth participation in agriculture as a primary occupation on income and poverty in Nigeria. The results indicate that the...

Author(s) : Osabohien, R.; Wiredu, A. N.; Nguezet, P. M. D.; Mignouna, D. B.; Abdoulaye, T.; Manyong, V.; Bamba, Z.; Awotide, B. A.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Sustainability 2021 Vol.13 No.14 ref.46

2. Trajectories of childhood maltreatment and bullying of adolescents in South Korea.

Child maltreatment has a critical impact on the lives of children. Maladaptive parenting may interrupt the process of establishing healthy peer relationships as the quality of parent-child bonds determines positive or negative child outcomes. Although maladaptive parenting is known as a risk factor ...

Author(s) : Park JiSu; Grogan-Kaylor, A.; Han Yoonsun

Publisher : Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Journal of Child and Family Studies 2021 Vol.30 No.4 pp.1059-1070 ref.many

3. Re-framing the threat of global warming: an empirical causal loop diagram of climate change, food insecurity and societal collapse.

There is increasing concern that climate change poses an existential risk to humanity. Understanding these worst-case scenarios is essential for good risk management. However, our knowledge of the causal pathways through which climate change could cause societal collapse is underdeveloped. This...

Author(s) : Richards, C. E.; Lupton, R. C.; Allwood, J. M.

Publisher : Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands

Journal article : Climatic Change 2021 Vol.164 No.3/4 ref.many

4. Birth experience in Syrian refugee women in Turkey: a descriptive phenomenological qualitative study.

A negative birth experience affects the woman's subsequent pregnancy, and delivery processes negatively, decreases patient satisfaction, and the high anxiety/stress experienced during pregnancy/delivery is transferred to the next generations by epigenetic transmission. In this study, women's birth...

Author(s) : Sözbir, Ş. Y.; Erenoğlu, R.; Alkaya, S. A.

Publisher : Routledge, Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Women & Health 2021 Vol.61 No.5 pp.470-478 ref.30

5. Infrastructures of suffering: trauma, sumud and the politics of violence and aid in Lebanon.

This article traces the infrastructures of suffering under the governance of humanitarian psychiatry to explore how material conditions of war and aid have shaped the politics of trauma and sumud [steadfastness] in Lebanon. Based on 29 months of ethnographic fieldwork undertaken from 2011 to 2013,...

Author(s) : Moghnieh, L.

Publisher : University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK

Journal article : Medicine Anthropology Theory 2021 Vol.8 No.1 ref.many

6. Water conflicts and cooperation: a media handbook.

This handbook is for journalists, researchers and policy makers who are interested in working in science communication for water, peace and cooperation, and who are searching for ideas and inspiration. It features descriptions on, and reflections of, the activities (including action research,...

Book : Water conflicts and cooperation: a media handbook 2021 pp.xi + 48 pp.

7. Covering water in times of conflict.

The prevalence of local perspectives can be easily seen in the local media covering Nile Basin countries; most reports, articles, breaking news and even photos focus on national interests. It mostly shows how the Nile is a vital source for the country and the people's needs. But with the continuous ...

Author(s) : Aman, A.

Book chapter : Water conflicts and cooperation: a media handbook 2021 pp.17-22

8. Hong Kong protests and tourism: modelling tourist trust on revisit intention.

Drawing on prospect theory (the subgroup of behavioural economics) and information integration theory, this study proposes and empirically tests a research model exploring the influence of tourist trust on tourists' revisit intention through the mediating effect of attitudes in the Hong Kong (HK)...

Author(s) : Poon WaiChing; Koay KianYeik

Publisher : Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA

Journal article : Journal of Vacation Marketing 2021 Vol.27 No.2 pp.217-234 ref.many

9. Gratitude as a protective factor for cyberbullying victims: conditional effects on school and life satisfaction.

Recently, studies linking the emotion of dispositional gratitude to cyberbullying have attracted attention. However, this is still a seminal research area that requires further scientific studies. Through longitudinal data, this study aims to analyze the mitigating effect of gratitude on...

Author(s) : Oriol, X.; Varela, J.; Miranda, R.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2021 Vol.18 No.5 ref.72

10. Association between exposure to alcohol's harm to others and health-related quality of life in Korean adults: a nationwide population-based study.

This study aimed to investigate the association between exposure to alcohol's harm to others (AHTO) and health-related quality of life HRQoL using a nationally representative sample. Data from 2016-2018 of 17,346 South Korean individuals aged ≥19 years were obtained from the Korea National Health...

Author(s) : Eum MiJung; Choi MinJung

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2021 Vol.18 No.5 ref.38

11. Securing insecure livelihoods through group synergies: the case of violent namatala transboundary wetlandin rural eastern Uganda.

This article uses evidence from Namatala wetland in Eastern Uganda to examine the livelihood insecurity associated with wetland conflicts and highlights the implications of group synergies in securing the related insecurities affecting access and use of the violent wetlands and livelihoods....

Author(s) : Mudondo, C.; Kabumbuli, R.; Batega, D. W.

Publisher : Sage Publications India Pvt Ltd, New Delhi, India

Journal article : Journal of Land and Rural Studies 2021 Vol.9 No.2 pp.329-343 ref.22

12. Elder abuse in life stories: a qualitative study on rural Chinese older people.

Holding beliefs such as elder respect seems to make Chinese older adults vulnerable to feel abused. This study investigated how Chinese older people in the countryside perceive abuse and make sense of their abusive experiences while telling their life stories. Following a narrative approach, we...

Author(s) : Liu YanPing; Hu FaWen

Publisher : Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Journal of Elder Abuse & Neglect 2021 Vol.33 No.3 pp.206-220 ref.44

13. Partner violence and HIV testing uptake among Ethiopian women.

Guided by the Anderson Behavioral Model, the researchers in this study examined the association between emotional violence and HIV testing uptake among women, using the 2016 Ethiopian Demographic and Health Survey. Only 3,637 women between the ages of 15 and 49 years were included. In the bivariate ...

Author(s) : Alemu, D. G.; Haile, Z. T.; Iwelunmor, J.; Qiao Shan; Messias, D. K. H.; Conserve, D. F.

Publisher : Routledge, Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Health Care for Women International 2021 Vol.42 No.3 pp.276-287 ref.23

14. Domestic violence against women during the COVID-19 pandemic: Turkey sample.

In this study, researchers aimed to assess the situation of domestic violence against women during the pandemic. 332 women participated in the study. It was found that emotional, verbal and total violence scores of the literate ones were higher. The emotional violence scores of the women who do not ...

Author(s) : Adibelli, D.; Sümen, A.; Teskereci, G.

Publisher : Routledge, Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Health Care for Women International 2021 Vol.42 No.3 pp.335-350 ref.53

15. Gender-based violence case management service.

Gender-based violence (GBV) against women and girls is one of the most prevalent human rights violations being practiced across different countries, including Ethiopia. The main objective of the study is to assess the GBV case management service and associated factors on female survivors at the...

Author(s) : Deribe Kaske; Kidist Yacob; Tarekegn Sakato

Publisher : Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., New Rochelle, USA

Journal article : Violence and Gender 2021 Vol.8 No.2 pp.117-124

16. The incidence of wife beating in Malawi: do male attitudes matter?

Understanding male motivation for domestic or intimate partner violence is a vital component within the logic of change for reducing the incidence of abuse. This article analyzes male justifications for domestic violence using data from the Malawi 2015 Demographic and Health Survey. Five...

Author(s) : Amos, M.; Chikhungu, L.

Publisher : Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., New Rochelle, USA

Journal article : Violence and Gender 2021 Vol.8 No.2 pp.110-116

17. The association between adverse childhood experiences and childhood obesity: a systematic review.

Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are associated with numerous physical and mental health issues in children and adults. The effect of ACEs on development of childhood obesity is less understood. This systematic review was undertaken to synthesize the quantitative research examining the...

Author(s) : Schroeder, K.; Schuler, B. R.; Kobulsky, J. M.; Sarwer, D. B.

Publisher : Wiley, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Obesity Reviews 2021 Vol.22 No.7 ref.90

18. Evaluation of cyberbullying and multidimensional perceived social support levels in high school students of Turkey.

Objective: The aim of this study is to determine the prevalence of cyberbullying and to evaluate the perceived social support levels. Material and Method: This study was conducted on 2937 high school students studying in the city centre of Eskişehir. The questionnaire used in the study includes...

Author(s) : Pala, S. C.; Unsal, A.; Emiral, G. O.; Demirtaş, Z.; Zencirci, S. A.; Tozun, M.; Arslantaş, D.

Publisher : Istanbul University Press, Istanbul, Turkey

Journal article : Istanbul Tip Fakültesi Dergisi / Journal of Istanbul Faculty of Medicine 2021 Vol.84 No.1 pp.104-112 ref.45

19. Child abuse: a social evil in Indian perspective.

Child abuse is a social evil which has existed in our society since a long time. The awareness regarding the same has been minimal in developing countries. Many a times, punitive measures taken by parents to discipline their children turn out to be painful scars in their childhood resulting in...

Author(s) : Vinod Paul; Rathaur, V. K.; Bhat, N. K.; Rajkumar Sananganba; Ittoop, A. L.; Monika Pathania

Publisher : Medknow Publications, Mumbai, India

Journal article : Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care 2021 Vol.10 No.1 pp.110-115 ref.34

20. The effects of armed conflict on forest cover changes across temporal and spatial scales in the Colombian Amazon.

The Amazon rainforest covers roughly 40% of Colombia's territory and has important global ecological functions. For more than 50 years, an internal war in the country has shaped this region. Peace negotiations between the government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) initiated in ...

Author(s) : Bautista-Cespedes, O. V.; Willemen, L.; Castro-Nunez, A.; Groen, T. A.

Publisher : Springer-Verlag GmbH, Berlin, Germany

Journal article : Regional Environmental Change 2021 Vol.21 No.3 ref.46

21. Evaluating the sustainability of a hydropower project in the Himalayas: a case study for resolving legal disputes in tribunals.

Land use controversies often dog the construction of hydroelectric projects. Many important projects are battling in the tribunals because of Geo-environmental concerns. The paucity of scientific studies objectively investigating the litigations further aggravates the unsolvability of the disputes. ...

Author(s) : Aditya Rana; Siddharth Singh; Bhagat, N. K.; Singh, M. M.; Jadaun, G. P.; Singh, P. K.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Renewable Energy 2021 Vol.174 pp.894-908

22. Intimate partner violence and contraceptive discontinuation in Kenya.

Intimate partner violence (IPV) may interfere with women's contraceptive use. This study analyzed IPV and discontinuation while still in need (DWSIN) using detailed contraceptive calendar data from the 2014 Kenya Demographic and Health Survey and measures of IPV experience in the same 12-month...

Author(s) : MacQuarrie, K. L. D.; Mallick, L.

Publisher : Women's Health and Action Research Centre, Benin City, Nigeria

Journal article : African Journal of Reproductive Health 2021 Vol.25 No.2 pp.17-27 ref.54

23. Association between self-perceived body image and body composition between the sexes and different age classes.

Objectives: The aim of this study was to investigate the association between self-perceived body image and body composition in the sexes and in different age classes. Methods: The sample consisted of 632 young adults (238 men and 394 women; 22.8 ± 2.3 y of age), and 162 middle-aged and elderly...

Author(s) : Stagi, S.; Ibáñez-Zamacona, M. E.; Jelenkovic, A.; Marini, E.; Rebato, E.

Publisher : Elsevier, New York, USA

Journal article : Nutrition 2021 Vol.82

24. The role of biosensors and biological weapons in national defence and security operations.

The knowledge of biotechnology plays an important role in the development of biological weapons. Biological weapons are considered an attractive factor in war for several reasons: ease of manufacture, low cost, confirmed injury, increased number of victims, large losses incurred by other countries. ...

Author(s) : Yahaya, U.; Akram, M.; Abdullahi, R. I.; Adaaja, B. O.; Otiwa, G.; Odey, B. O.

Publisher : Biotechnology Society of Nigeria (BSN), Jos, Nigeria

Journal article : Nigerian Journal of Biotechnology 2021 Vol.38 No.1 pp.132-136 ref.27

25. Consequences of adult violence: a qualitative study on content analysis.

Background and Objectives: One of the most important issues in public health is violence, which affects people around the world. Therefore, a qualitative study was conducted to explain the consequences of student violence. Methods: This study was part of a qualitative exploratory sequential study...

Author(s) : Ramezankhani, A.; Alhani, F.; Vedadhir, A. A.; Mohammadkhah, F.

Publisher : Iranian Epidemiological Association, Tehran, Iran

Journal article : Iranian Journal of Epidemiology 2021 Vol.17 No.1 pp.fa65-fa73 ref.42