vol. 21, no. 1 (2010)


LUMINA (formerly KINAADMAN) is a refereed, interdisciplinary, research and scholarly journal of Holy Name University, Tagbilaran City, published every October and March of each year by the HNU Publication Office. It publishes articles from HNU academic community, alumni, and other scholars from the Philippines and other countries throughout the globe. Research and scholarly papers in the basic and applied sciences, viz.: social, theological, philosophical, anthropological, natural and applied sciences, among others, and book reviews are accepted in this journal. LUMINA is a Latin word which means "light" or "illumination" - one which is indispensably needed by a person who is searching for something in a research, be it applied or pure. Therefore, the journal serves as the canticle of all the outputs of scholarly and professional research.

Publisher: Holy Name University

Potential Citation/s: 51

Category: Education & Educational Research | Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary |

ISSN 2094-1188 (Print)

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Rulers against Writers, Writers against Rulers: The Failed Promise of the Public Sphere in Postcolonial Nigerian Fiction

Ayo Kehinde

Discipline: Literature

A Historian's Method of Niger Delta Studies before A.D. 2000

J. H. Enemugwem

Discipline: History

Domination and Resistance in the Philippines: From the Pre-hispanic to the Spanish and American Period

Jeffry Ocay

Discipline: History, Philippine History

Fanon and Cabral on Culture and National Liberation

Sunday Olaoluwa Dada

Discipline: Philosophy, History

New Frontiers for the Catholic Church: Positive and Negative Democracy in the Philippines

Christopher Ryan Maboloc

Discipline: Theology, Politics, Social Studies

The Ethical Dimension of African Indigenous Communication Systems: An Analysis

Jacob Kehinde Ayantayo

Discipline: Social Science

A Critique of Consensual Democracy and Human Rights in Kwasi Wiredu's Philosophy

Ademola Kazeem Fayemi

Discipline: Philosophy

The Effects of the Arab Conflicts on the Muslim World

L. O. Abbas

Discipline: Religion, Cultural Studies, Social Studies

A Comparative Analysis of the Natural Law Doctrine in Ancient and Medieval Periods

Macaulay Adeyelure

Discipline: Philosophy, Law, Political Philosophy

Thematization and Perspectivization of Conflict in Nigeria: The Example of Selected Yoruba Literary Genres

Arinpe Adejumo

Discipline: Literature, Social Science

Peter's Teaching on Leadership: An Examination of 1 Peter 5:1-3 in the Nigerian Context

Olatundun Abosede Oderinde

Discipline: Religion, Management, Leadership

Of Terrorism and Rationality: In Search of an Epistemological Foundation

Isaac E. Ukpokolo

Discipline: Tourism, Politics

The Place of Human Dignity in Non-voluntary Euthanasia

Oluwaseun Adeola Adenugba

Discipline: Philosophy, Social Science