September 1, 2018
On Censorship, Free Speech, Freedom of the Press
and Provisos Regarding Published Papers;
Introductory Comments on the September-October 2018 Issue:
John Pellam, President & Director
The Bibliotheque: World Wide Society and the Institute for Positive
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With this being said, I’m
pleased to introduce the September-October 2018 issue of the Journal
of Global Issues & Solutions:
This issue begins with our Page One Feature Paper in the subject area of
Theology on the topic of Christianity
in Africa, “Johannes Rebmann, 1820-1876: In Spiritual and
Linguistic Perspectives ” by Theologian
Dr. Steven Paas of Nijmegen, the Netherlands.
Following, in the
subject area of The Fine Arts, Visual
Artist Mark Dolamore of Limoges, France presents what he describes as “A
Systems Discovery” in his paper “Pyramid Art: Can a Patched Vision of
Beauty Save the Planet Through the Butterfly Effect?”
In our next paper, Prof. Asc. Dr.
Ing. Anna Rostomyan (with Dr. Armen Rostomyan, Co-Author), Director of Human
Resources, Porsche AG of Marseille, France and also Visiting Professor at
Switzerland’s University of Fribourg, brings us her paper focused on the
subject area of Commerce & Industry on the topic of Neuroleadership
entitled “Emotional Intelligence in Leadership”.
issue concludes with the closing presentation (Part XIV) of a special
project in the topic area of Education with a focus on Life &
Consciousness, by Naturalistic Philosopher Mr. Iain Kirkaldy-Willis of Spain’s
Canary Islands, titled “The Nature of Thought”.