International Journal of Psychological and Brain Sciences

Volume 4, Issue 2, April 2019

  • C-Reactive Protein and Aggression in Patients with Schizophrenia

    Kachouchi Aymen, Zemrani Yassin, Ahroui Yassine, Salim Said, Berghalout Mohammed, Adali Imane, Manoudi Fatiha, Chabaa Laila, Asri Fatima

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 2, April 2019
    Pages: 7-12
    Received: Apr. 24, 2019
    Accepted: May 24, 2019
    Published: Jun. 10, 2019
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    Abstract: Recent studies reported firstly an association between aggression and inflammation and secondly an association between inflammation and schizophrenia. In this study, we aim to explore the association between the clinical signs of schizophrenia, aggressive behavior in patients with relapsing schizophrenia and inflammatory marker: CRP (C-reactive pro... Show More
  • Students’ Personnel Management and Academic Effectiveness of Secondary School Students in Calabar Education Zone of Cross River State, Nigeria

    Valentine Joseph Owan, Samuel Okpon Ekaette

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 2, April 2019
    Pages: 13-19
    Received: Apr. 27, 2019
    Accepted: May 29, 2019
    Published: Jun. 12, 2019
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    Abstract: This study assessed students’ personnel management and academic effectiveness in terms of punctuality to classes, time management, study habits, record keeping, attitudes during classes, note taking, attitudes towards assignment, examination results and attitudes towards co-curricular activities in Calabar Education Zone of Cross River State. Three... Show More
  • Social Network, Facebook Use and Loneliness: A Comparative Analysis Between Public and Private University Students in Bangladesh

    Bezon Kumar, Purnima Banik, Md. Aminul Islam

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 2, April 2019
    Pages: 20-28
    Received: Apr. 25, 2019
    Accepted: Jun. 03, 2019
    Published: Jun. 12, 2019
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    Abstract: The study mainly explores the level of real life social network, Facebook use and loneliness of the university students in Bangladesh. In addition, the study examines the factors affecting loneliness of the students. To achieve these objectives, the study uses primary data collected from 380 students and employs several methods. Firstly, the study ... Show More