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Exploring the Impact of Government Interventions on COVID-19 Pandemic Spread in Kuwait
To model the trajectory of the pandemic in Kuwait from February 24, 2020 to February 28, 2021, we used two modeling procedures: Auto Regressive Integrated Moving Average (ARIMA) with structural breaks and Multivariate Adaptive...
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Everyday Evil in Palestine
Ilan Pappé
Nov 12, 2021
This article is an attempt to cast content into the popular phrase used by activists in the Palestine solidary movement that in order to understand and be moved by the nature of colonization in Palestine all that is needed is a...
Impact of Service Quality on Satisfaction
In this present work, Retail Service Quality Scale (RSQS) developed by Dabholkar et. al. (1996) has been used to measure service quality. For the purpose of examining the dimensionality of the scales a confirmatory factor...
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Deep Learning Hybrid Models for COVID-19 Prediction
COVID-19 is a highly contagious virus. Blood test is one of effective methods for COVID-19 diagnosis. However, the issues of blood test are time-consuming and lack of medical staff. In this paper, four deep learning hybrid...
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The Impact of Human Resource Planning (HRP) in Achieving the Strategic Goal of the Firm With the Moderating Role of Organizational Innovation
Jehad Hani
Oct 01, 2021
The aim of this study is to ex amine the impact of human resource planning (HRP) in achieving strategic goal of the firm and organizational productivity. Structural equation modeling (SEM) approach is used to investigate causal...
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A Moderation and Mediation Model of Social Media Marketing and Brand Loyalty Among Smartphone Users in Egypt
Omnia Hilal
Jan 01, 2022
Social media are being extensively used as a platform to conduct marketing and advertising activities (Shwetha et al., 2020). However, there is always a challenge in how organizations can figure out the results of social media...
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Alternative Assessment Approaches and Quality Product Design Within Web-Based Learning Environments
Ahlam Al-Abdullatif
Jul 01, 2020
The aim of the present study is to identify the impact of the alternative web-based self and peer assessment approaches on improving the quality of student educational projects. In this context, a study was carried out during...
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Window Analysis and MPI for Efficiency and Productivity Assessment Under Fuzzy Data
Abbas Al-Refaie
Jan 01, 2022
This research develops a procedure for DEA window analysis and MPI evaluation of a manufacturing process with fuzzy inputs and outputs. A real case study was provided to illustrate relative efficiency and MPI assessment of a...
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Knowledge Sharing Through Enterprise Social Media in a Telecommunications Context
This study investigated the motivators knowledge workers employ when sharing knowledge though enterprise social media (ESM) in a telecommunications context. A questionnaire was distributed among knowledge workers in one of the...
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The Potential of Field Education as Transformative Learning
Social work field education has reached a crisis point due to the imposition of neoliberal logics in both university and practice settings. As a result, social work programs are faced with challenges such as practicum shortages...
Information Source Before Travelling and Choice of Traveling Mode
The ability to attract tourists is crucial for the success of tourism firms in Malaysia. This has therefore raised a major concern on which information sources tourists use when making choices on their traveling mode as well as...
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An alternative proposal for French negation
Jul 18, 2013
In this paper, I propose an analysis of the negative expression (ne) pas 'not' in Modern Standard French, set within the minimalist program of Chomsky (1995), whose goal is to keep only principles no theory can do without...
Effect of User Sessions on the Heuristic Usability Method
Heuristic evaluation (HE) is a widely used method for assessing software systems. Several studies have sought to improve the effectiveness of HE by developing its heuristics and procedures. However, few studies have involved the...
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Stock Market Index Prediction Using Artificial Neural Network
Falah Al-Akashi
Jan 01, 2022
Often, nonlinearity exists in the financial markets while Artificial Neural Network (ANN) could be used to expect equity market returns for the next years. ANN has been improved its ability to forecast the daily stock exchange...
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Application of an Encoding Revision Algorithm in Overlapping Coalition Formation
Overlapping coalition formation is a very active research field in multi-agent systems (MAS). In overlapping coalition, each agent can participate in different coalitions corresponding to multiple tasks at the same time. As each...
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COVID-19 Pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic has been affecting world economies, business revenues, and the livelihood of many individuals, and has also resulted in accumulated medical waste. Countries, governments, and health workers are striving to...
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Online Adaptive Learning
Adaptive Learning (AL), a new web-based online learning environment, requires self-regulated learners who act autonomously. However, to date, there appears to be no existing model to conceptualize different aspects of SRL skills...
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The Impact of Information Technology Infrastructure Flexibility and Behavioral Biases on Investment Decision Making
Understanding the effects of information technology infrastructure flexibility (ITIF) and behavioural biases on investment decisions will help investors make more informed choices. Due to a lack of investment and decision-maker...
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An ‘Amuse-Bouche at Best'
Paul Moody
Jul 01, 2017
Much has been written about the function of narrative in virtual reality (VR) productions (Aylett & Louchart, 2003; Aylett et al, 2005; Ryan, 2001; 2005; 2008; 2009), but the role of the audience, and the relative degree of...
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Online Learning Effectiveness During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Mohammad Mahyoob
Oct 01, 2021
This paper is set out to explore the students’ attitudes towards online learning effectiveness using the Blackboard platform in three public Saudi universities (Taibah, Hail, and Al-Baha) during COVID 19 pandemic. It examines...
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The Impact of E-HRM Usage on HRM Effectiveness
This study investigated the impact of electronic human resource management (e-HRM) implementation on the effectiveness of HRM system. The framework of this study was guided by three theories: unified theory of acceptance and use...
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The Role of Responsive Leadership in Meeting Customer Needs During Crises
This case study conducted to investigate the impact of a responsive leadership approach in meeting customers' needs in a higher education institution in the UAE during the COVID-19 pandemic. For this purpose, a mixed-method...
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Lurk or De-Lurk?
Ali Abdelkader
Jan 01, 2022
Drawing on three theories; uses and gratification, social identity, and reasoned action, this study investigates the moderating role of type of participation and the sport fanaticism between brand community identification (BCI)...
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