Articles by Author: Uchenna Modestus Egbuta

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  1. Collocative meaning in the Igbo language

    Collocative meaning in the Igbo language

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies
    This paper analyses collocation in the Igbo language through the corpus study of lexical and grammatical manifestations of collocation in scholarly documents in the Igbo language. The corpora comprise 20 randomly selected documents from different scholars published from 2013 to...
  2. Space Contestations and the Teaching of African Philosophy in African Universities

    Space Contestations and the Teaching of African Philosophy in African Universities

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    The central issue addressed in this paper is the demand for improvements in the space granted to African philosophy in African universities. I offer and elaborate on the most basic reasons for this demand, which includes amongst others: 1) the...
  3. Company-specific characteristics affecting oil and gas reserves disclosure in the United Kingdom

    Company-specific characteristics affecting oil and gas reserves disclosure in the United Kingdom

    This paper investigates company-specific characteristics affecting oil and gas reserves disclosure in the United Kingdom. Using a sample selected through purposive and stratified random sampling from 83 UK oil and gas exploration and production companies listed on the London Stock...
  4. The Pareto principle and a hazard model as tools for appropriate scheduled maintenance in a manufacturing firm

    The Pareto principle and a hazard model as tools for appropriate scheduled maintenance in a manufacturing firm

    This study relates to a manufacturing firm that produces sanitary towels in Nigeria. The firm was confronted with operational challenge of high production downtime occasioned by frequent breakdown of the subsystems of the production system. This situation thus threatened its...
  5. Reverse migration, brain drain and global justice

    Reverse migration, brain drain and global justice

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Philosophy
    This paper contributes to the discussion of the ethics of brain drain against the background of the book Debating Brain Drain co-authored by Gillian Brock and Michael Blake. Whereas Gillian Brock argued in this book that a plausible response of...
  6. Behavioural interventions promoting condom use among female sex workers in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review

    Behavioural interventions promoting condom use among female sex workers in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The objective of this review was to provide an overview of behavioural interventions promoting condom use amongst female sex workers (FSW) in sub-Saharan Africa. A search of four electronic bibliographic databases from 1990 to September 2016 was carried out. The...