Journal of Politics and Law

Journal of Politics and Law (JPL) is a double-blind peer-reviewed international journal dedicated to promoting scholarly exchange among teachers and researchers in the field of politics and law. The journal is published quarterly in both print and online versions by the Canadian Center of Science and Education. The scope of JPL includes the following fields: political theory, political philosophy, political economy, comparative politics, international relations, legal history, legal theory, international law, constitutional and administrative law, criminal law, contract law, tort law, property law, equity and trusts.Authors are encouraged to submit complete, unpublished, original, and full-length articles that are not under review in any other journals.

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2014 Q3: Articles Received: 33; Accepted: 20; Rejected: 13; Published: 12; Retracted: 0

2014 Q2: Articles Received: 22; Accepted: 16; Rejected: 12; Published: 15; Retracted: 0

2014 Q1: Articles Received: 23; Accepted: 11; Rejected: 15; Published: 7; Retracted: 0

2013: Articles Received: 135; Accepted: 98; Rejected: 39; Published: 77; Retracted: 0

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2013 Q3: Articles Received: 44; Accepted: 32; Rejected: 13; Published: 20; Retracted: 0

2013 Q2: Articles Received: 33; Accepted: 31; Rejected: 10; Published: 22; Retracted: 0

2013 Q1: Articles Received: 35; Accepted: 20; Rejected: 8; Published: 18; Retracted: 0



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Vol 7, No 4 (2014)

Journal of Politics and Law, Vol. 7, No. 4, December 2014

Table of Contents


A Choice between Dependence and Interdependence: The Baltic States in Quest for Peace and Prosperity PDF
Viljar Veebel p1
Guarantees the Protection of the Rights of Syrian Refugees in Jordan PDF
Omar Al Kataibeh, Firas AL-Labady p10
The Problem of Law and Order in Muslim Civilisation: A Hobbesian Perspective PDF
Jan-Erik Lane p32
Modernising the Common Law Offence of Misconduct in a Public or Judicial Office PDF
Graham McBain p46
The Legal Framework for Nuclear Energy and the Nuclear Program in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan PDF
Saleh Al-Sharari p100
Individual Income Tax Reform and Wealth Redistribution in China PDF
Yawei Zhang p112
Affirmative Action: Has the Election of Barack Obama Changed the Discussion? PDF
Eze Simpson Osuagwu p120
The Social Legal Analysis of the Dynamics of an Ideology of Terror: Is the Boko Haram Insurgency on Trial? PDF
Shehu Abdullahi Zuru, Mustapha Bintube p127
Integrating Early Neutral Evaluation into Mediation of Complex Civil Cases in Malaysia PDF
Norman Zakiyy J. T. Chow, Kamal Halili Hassan p138
Restraining Reconciliation for Retribution in the Treaty of Peace with Japan: An Empirical Research of Jus Post Bellum PDF
Keisuke Minai p148
Bangladesh Withdraws from Customary International Law: The Practical Implications of Trifling with Custom PDF
Ehsan A. Siddiq p163
Local Self-Government and State Power: From the Constitutional Separation to the Unification (Based on the Russian Federation President’s Messages) PDF
Sergey Gennadevich Solovev, Vachagan Vaghinakovich Sirekanyan, Alexander Semenovich Kondratiev p171
Politics of Resource Control and Revenue Allocation: Implications for the Sustenance of Democracy in Nigeria PDF
Mukhtar Abdullahi p176
Reviewer Acknowledgements for Journal of Politics and Law, Vol. 7, No. 4 PDF
Vivian Sheng p181

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