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VIDEO: Constitutional Revision in Japan by Professor Frank S. Ravitch

Professor Frank S. Ravitch discusses the revisions to the Japanese constitution including that of article 9 which is outlawing war as a means to settle international disputes involving the state.


VIDEO: Motivation in Language Learning with Professor Kay Irie

Professor Kay Irie, Keynote Speaker at The Asian Conference on Language Learning 2015 (ACLL2015), speaks with IAFOR Conference on Technology in the Classroom Conference Chair, Professor Ted O’Neill about the effects of applying motivation strategies to language learning environments. Their discussion focuses on Professor Irie’s study and application of “The Narrative-Self” as a motivational tool


VIDEO: The Divided Self by Professor Geoff Beattie

Professor Geoff Beattie, Keynote Speaker at The European Conference of Psychology & the Behavioral Sciences 2015 (ECP2015) in Brighton, England presented on how a better understanding of the human mind could transform society.


VIDEO: The Impact of Family Support on Elderly Mental Health with James McNally

IAFOR IAB Executive Council Member Professor Dexter Da Silva talks to Professor James McNally about the impact of family support on the mental health of the elderly.


DOAJ Indexes the IAFOR Journal of Education

We are proud to announce that the IAFOR Journal of Education is now indexed by the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ).


VIDEO: “Reimagining Democracy and Education in a Time of Change” by Dr Fergal Finnegan

Dr. Fergal Finnegan, Director of the Higher Diploma course in Further Education and a Lecturer in the Department of Adult and Community Education at Maynooth University was a Keynote Speaker at The IAFOR European Conference on Education in Brighton, England. In his Keynote presentation, Dr. Finnegan identified some of the fundamental aspects of democratic education in a time of change.


VIDEO: Professor Sue Jackson & Professor Barbara Lockee on IAFOR, Conferences & Education

Professor Sue Jackson of University of London and Professor Barbara Lockee of Virginia Tech sit down for a conversation about IAFOR and education.


VIDEO: Researching Van Gogh and his Works with Jared Baxter

Jared Baxter talks about his research on the life and paintings of Vincent van Gogh. Mr Baxter explains his inspiration and motivation for delving into the works of van Gogh as well as the challenges he faces as independent researcher.


Announcing the 2016 IAFOR Documentary Photography Award Judging Panel

The IAFOR Documentary Photography Award is an international photography award which seeks to promote and assist in the professional development of emerging documentary photographers and photojournalists. With the final submission deadline less than two weeks away (June 1, 2016), we are proud to confirm that this year’s award will be judged by the following leading


Professor Peter McCagg Announced as ACE2016 Keynote Speaker

Dr Peter McCagg, Professor and Vice President for Academic Affairs of Akita International University (AIU), has been announced as the Keynote Speaker at The Asian Conference on Education 2016.