Journal of Political Science and International Relations

Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2020

  • On the Politics of Lockdown and Lockdown Politics in Africa: COVID-19 and Partisan Expedition in Ghana

    Awaisu Imurana Braimah

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 44-55
    Received: Jun. 02, 2020
    Accepted: Jun. 24, 2020
    Published: Jul. 06, 2020
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    Abstract: This article examined the lockdown jigsaw that characterised Ghana’s surveillance and management of the COVID-19 pandemic. While the main opposition political party – National Democratic Congress (NDC) – and the Ghana Medical Association (GMA) in particular advocated a total shutdown of the country in a bid to contain the spread of the virus, the g... Show More
  • An Advocacy for Marine Protected Areas Initiative for Conservation of Ecological Resources and Survival of Coastal Communities in Nigeria

    Fie David Dan-Woniowei

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 56-60
    Received: Jul. 31, 2020
    Accepted: Aug. 18, 2020
    Published: Aug. 27, 2020
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    Abstract: The marine protected areas (MPAs) initiative is a globally recognized area-based environmental safety and resources conservation tool. It is mostly utilized for preserving marine biodiversity loss and ecosystem services. The instrument has been proven since introduction for mitigating against biodiversity loss by promoting the persistence, recovery... Show More
  • Factors That Affect Youth Political Participation in Ethiopia: Its Impacts on the Democratization Process

    Getachew Mijana Sabu

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 61-69
    Received: Jul. 28, 2020
    Accepted: Aug. 12, 2020
    Published: Sep. 03, 2020
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    Abstract: In the 21st century, young people have become increasingly more organized, more engaged, and more influential in the political process. However, they are not meaning fully taking part in a formal political system which is vital to shape and transform Ethiopian democracy for a better life of a citizen. This study investigates factors that affect you... Show More
  • Youth Restiveness and Economic Development in Nigeria: A Study of Niger-Delta

    Ezedikachi Ndubuisi Eze-Michael

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 70-83
    Received: May 13, 2020
    Accepted: Jun. 17, 2020
    Published: Sep. 16, 2020
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    Abstract: Youth restiveness can fit the label as a sustained protestation embarked upon to enforce a desired outcome from a constituted authority. The youths constitute a force, that if their energies are properly controlled, there will be vast progress and improvement. Nevertheless, when such energies are degenerated on actions that are unfavourable, it res... Show More
  • A Naturalistic Understanding of Justice Under Pandemic

    Jingtao Jiang

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 84-91
    Received: Aug. 31, 2020
    Accepted: Sep. 21, 2020
    Published: Sep. 30, 2020
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    Abstract: The coronavirus pandemic has sparked controversies over freedom, equality and democracy, some of which affirm the government's epidemic control measures and some deny them. Through the further analysis of the meaning of freedom, equality and democracy, we demonstrate that the epidemic prevention and control measures are in line with positive freedo... Show More
  • The Influence of Globalization in the world

    Hailun Li

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 92-96
    Received: Sep. 09, 2020
    Accepted: Sep. 27, 2020
    Published: Oct. 13, 2020
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    Abstract: The process of globalization has been a controversial topic so far, and it is considered as capitalist globalization, because globalization is driven by capital and takes transnational corporation that pursues benefits as the carrier. Although this topic is a bit old, globalization has always influenced people’s life. Today, anti-globalization is a... Show More