Hi, I am Jeffrey Lawrence D`silva, My LiveDNA is 60.664
 
   
  Home
 
 
 
Dr. Jeffrey Lawrence D`silva
 
Highest Degree: Ph.D. in Extension Education from Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia
 
Institute: Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia
 
Area of Interest: Social Sciences
  •   Sustainable Development
  •   Rural Development
  •   Leadership
  •   Extension Education
 
URL: http://livedna.org/60.664
 
My SELECTED Publications
1:   Abu Hassan, M., B. Abu Samah, H.A.M. Shaffril and J.L. D'Silva, 2011. Socio-demographic factors affecting attitude towards information and communication technology usage. Am. J. Appl. Sci., 8: 547-553.
Direct Link  |  
2:   Azman, A., J.L. D'Silva, B.A. Samah, N. Man and H.A.M. Shaffril, 2012. Comparative Study on Sustainable Agriculture Knowledge among Malaysian Contract Farmers. Am. J. Appl. Sci., 9: 673-677.
3:   Azman, A., J.L. D'Silva, B.A. Samah, N. Man and H.A.M. Shaffril, 2013. Relationship between attitude, knowledge and support towards the acceptance of sustainable agriculture among contract farmers in Malaysia. Asian Soc. Sci., 9: 99-105.
Direct Link  |  
4:   Bahaman, A.S., L.S. Jeffrey, M.S.H. Azril and U. Jegak, 2010. Acceptance, attitude and knowledge towards agriculture economic activity between rural and urban youth: The case of contract farming. J. Applied Sci., 10: 2310-2315.
CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
5:   Bolong, J., J.L. D'Silva, H.A.M. Shaffril, M.A. Hassan and S.Z. Omar, 2012. Communication technologies and fishermen: Lesson learned from langkawi island and kuala besut. Sci. Ser. Data Rep., 4: 2-12.
6:   D'Silva J.L., N. Man, H.A.M. Shaffril and B.A. Samah, 2011. Acceptance of sustainable agriculture practices: The case of crop farmers. Am. J. Agric. Biol. Sci., 6: 227-230.
7:   D'Silva, J.L., 2009. Factors influencing the perception of Village Development and Security Committee towards its Leadership in Vision Village Movement. Proceedings on International Soft Science Expo 2009 Nov. 6-7, Universiti Utara Malaysia, Sintok, Kedah, Malaysia, pp: 262-271.
8:   D'Silva, J.L., 2009. Predictors of technology deployment among Malaysian teachers. Proceedings on National Seminar on Innovation and Technology in Teaching-learning, April 28-29, Centre of Academic Development, Selangor, Malaysia, pp: 208-220.
9:   D'Silva, J.L., B.A. Samah and H.A.M. Shaffril, 2009. Differences in the perception on leadership of the village development and security committee. J. Agric. Extens. Rural Dev., 1: 034-041.
Direct Link  |  
10:   D'Silva, J.L., B.A. Samah and H.A.M. Shaffril, 2012. The March to Sustainability of Agriculture Through Contract Farming - How Will the Youth Fare? OIDA Int. J. Sustainable Dev., 3: 59-66.
Direct Link  |  
11:   D'Silva, J.L., B.A. Samah, H.A.M. Shaffril and A. Azman, 2012. Causative Factors on the Dynamics of Economic Viability on Acceptance of Sustainable Agriculture Practices among Malaysian Contract Farmers. J. Food Agric. Environ., 10: 621-625.
Direct Link  |  
12:   D'Silva, J.L., B.A. Samah, H.A.M. Shaffril and M.A. Hassan, 2010. Factors that influence attitude towards ICT usage among rural community leaders in Malaysia. Aust. J. Basic Applied Sci. Res., 4: 5214-5220.
Direct Link  |  
13:   D'Silva, J.L., B.A. Samah, H.A.M. Shaffril and N. Man, 2011. Preservation of the Environment through Sustainable Agriculture Practices: A Case Study on the Attitude of Crop Farmers. Am. J. Environ. Sci., 7: 195-199.
Direct Link  |  
14:   D'Silva, J.L., B.A. Samah, H.A.M. Shaffril, M.A. Hassan and M. Badsar, 2011. Determinants of Attitude towards Information and Communication Technology Usage among Rural Administrators in using Structural Equation Modeling. Am. J. Appl. Sci., 8: 481-485.
Direct Link  |  
15:   D'Silva, J.L., B.A. Samah, J. Uli and H.A.M. Shaffril, 2011. Towards Developing A Framework on Acceptance of Sustainable Agriculture among Contract Farming Entrepreneurs. Afr. J. Bus. Manage., 5: 8110-8116.
Direct Link  |  
16:   D'Silva, J.L., H.A.M. Shaffril and B.A. Samah, 2009. Commitment among Malaysian village administrators in vision village movement. Eur. J. Soc. Sci., 11: 205-214.
17:   D'Silva, J.L., H.A.M. Shaffril, B.A. Samah and J. Uli, 2012. Assessment of Social Adaptation Capacity of Malaysian Fishermen to Climate Change. J. Appl. Sci., 12: 876-881.
CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
18:   D'Silva, J.L., H.A.M. Shaffril, J. Uli and B.A. Samah, 2009. A review of contract farming and factors that impinge youths acceptance of contract farming. Eur. J. Soc. Sci., 11: 328-338.
Direct Link  |  
19:   D'Silva, J.L., H.A.M. Shaffril, J. Uli and B.A. Samah, 2010. Acceptance and sustainability of contract farming among youth in Malaysia. Am. J. Agric. Biol. Sci., 5: 350-356.
Direct Link  |  
20:   D'Silva, J.L., H.A.M. Shaffril, J. Uli and B.A. Samah, 2010. Socio-demography factors that influence youth attitude towards contract farming. Am. J. Applied Sci., 7: 603-608.
CrossRef  |  
21:   D'Silva, J.L., N. Kumar and R.C. Rose, 2008. A review on factors impinges computer usage in education. J. Soc. Sci., 4: 146-157.
22:   Dahalan, D., H. Abdullah, J.L. D'Silva, I.A. Ismail and N. Ahmad, 2013. Dependency and Readiness of Urban Youth to Utilize Public Transportations as Their Premier Mode of Transport. Asian Soc. Sci., 9: 257-261.
CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
23:   Fahmi, Z., A. Hamzah, M. Muhammad, S.M. Yassin and B.A. Samah et al., 2013. Involvement in Agro-Tourism Activities among Communities in Desa Wawasan Nelayan Villages on the East Coast of Malaysia. Asian Soc. Sci., 9: 203-207.
CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
24:   Faiz, A.N.A., U. Jegak, M.S.H. Azril, I. Khairuddin and D.S.J. Lawrence, 2010. Fisheries Industry Potential and Issues, A Case from Freshwater Cages Entrepreneurs in the District of Kuala Pahang, Malaysia: Suggestions for Intensification of Fishery Industry. J. Soc. Sci., 6: 206-211.
25:   Hamzah, A., S.M. Yassin, B.A. Samah, J.L. D'Silva and N. Tiraiyaei et al., 2012. Socio-Economic Impact Potential of Agro Tourism Activities on Desa Wawasan Nelayan Community Living in Peninsular Malaysia. Afr. J. Agric. Res., 7: 4581-4588.
Direct Link  |  
26:   Hassan, M.A., H.A.M. Shaffril, J.L. D'Silva, Z. Omar and J. Bolong, 2011. Fishermen and ICT: Towards creating knowledgeable fishermen in Malaysia. J. Applied Sci. Res., 7: 457-469.
Direct Link  |  
27:   Hassan, M.S., H.A.M. Shaffril, H. Azril and J.L. D'Silva, 2009. Problems and obstacles in using Information and Communication Technology (ICT) among Malaysian agro-based entrepreneurs. Eur. J. Sci. Res., 36: 93-101.
Direct Link  |  
28:   Hassan, M.S., H.A.M. Shaffril, M.A. Hassan and J.L. D'Silva, 2009. Developing agriculture in Malaysia: Internet utilization among Malaysian youth agro-businessmen. Eur. J. Soc. Sci., 11: 215-224.
29:   Kumar, N., R.C. Rose and J.L. D'Silva, 2008. Factors influencing the effective use of technology among Malaysian teachers. Eur. J. Soc. Sci., 6: 108-124.
30:   Kumar, N., R.C. Rose and J.L. D'Silva, 2008. Teachers` readiness to use technology in the classroom: An empirical study. Eur. J. Sci. Res., 21: 603-616.
Direct Link  |  
31:   Kumar, N., R.C. Rose and J.L.D. Silva and 2008. Predictors of technology deployment among malaysian teachers. Am. J. Applied Sci., 5: 1127-1134.
CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
32:   Mazuki, R., N. Man, S.Z. Omar, J. Bolong, J.L. D'Silva, H. Azril and M. Shaffril, 2012. Technology adoption among fishermen in Malaysia. J. Am. Sci., 8: 1-4.
Direct Link  |  
33:   Mazuki, R., S.Z. Omar, J. Bolong, J.L.D. Silva, M.A. Hassan and H.A.M. Shaffril, 2013. Social influence in using ICT among fishermen in Malaysia. Asian Soc. Sci., 9: 135-138.
CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
34:   Mohammed, K.A., J. Othman and J.L. D'Silva, 2012. The Influence of Leadership Styles on Organizational Commitment: A Study of Public University Lecturers in Nigeria. Int. J. Acad. Res., 4: 56-61.
CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
35:   Mohammed, K.A., J. Othman1 and J.L. D'Silva, 2012. Social Demographic Factors that Influence Transformational Leadership Styles among Top Management in Selected Organizations in Malaysia. Asian Soc. Sci., 8: 51-58.
CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
36:   Muhammad, M., A. Hamzah, H.A.M. Shaffril, J.L.D. Silva, S. Yassin, B.A. Samah and N. Tiraieyari, 2012. Involvement in agro-tourism activities among fishermen community in two selected Desa Wawasan Nelayan villages in Malaysia. Asian Soc. Sci., 8: 239-243.
CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
37:   Omar, S.Z., H.A.M. Shaffril, J. Bolong and J.L. D'Silva, 2012. Investigating Rural Library Usage among Rural Youth in Malaysia: Its Corresponding Determinants and Impacts. Comput. Inf. Sci., 5: 98-104.
CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
38:   Omar, S.Z., H.A.M. Shaffril, J. Bolong and J.L. D'Silva, 2012. The impingement factors of the rural library services usage among rural youth in Malaysia. Asian Social Sci., 8: 60-68.
CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
39:   Omar, S.Z., M.A. Hassan, H.A.M. Shaffril, J. Bolong and J.L. D'Silva, 2011. Information and communication technology for fisheries industry development in Malaysia. Afr. J. Agric. Res., 6: 4166-4176.
Direct Link  |  
40:   Othman, J., J. Lawrence and K.A. Mohammed, 2012. Review of factors that influence leadership styles among top management in small and medium size enterprises. Int. Bus. Manage., 6: 384-389.
Direct Link  |  
41:   Othman, J., J.L. D`Silva, K.A. Mohammed, 2012. Determinants of Transformational and Transactional Leadership Styles on Organizational Commitment among Top Management of Organizations in Malaysia Int. Bus. Manage., 6: 446-450.
CrossRef  |  
42:   Othman, J., K.A. Mohammed and J.L. D'Silva, 2013. Does a Transformational and Transactional Leadership Style Predict Organizational Commitment among Public University Lecturers in Nigeria? Asian Soc. Sci., 9: 165-170.
CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
43:   Samah, B.A., H.A.M. Shaffril and J.L. D`Silva, 2009. Level of involvement in village administration and development activity among Village Development and Security Committee in Village Vision Movement: An analysis of Malaysian case. Eur. J. Soc. Sci., 11: 308-317.
44:   Samah, B.A., H.A.M. Shaffril, J.L. D'Silva and M.A. Hassan, 2010. Information communication technology, village development and security committee and village vision movement: A recipe for rural success in Malaysia. Asian Soc. Sci., 6: 136-144.
CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
45:   Samah, B.A., H.A.M. Shaffril, M.A. Hassan and J.L. D'Silva, 2011. What Affect Perceived Ease of ICT Usage: the Case of Village Development and Security Committee Members in Malaysia. Aust. J. Basic Appl. Sci., 5: 500-506.
Direct Link  |  
46:   Samah, B.A., J.L. D'Silva and H.A.M. Shaffril, 2009. Determinants of sustainable development dimension among leaders of rural community: A case study of Malaysia. J. Agric. Extens. Rural Dev., 1: 18-26.
Direct Link  |  
47:   Samah, B.A., J.L. D`Silva, H.A.M. Shaffril and J. Uli, 2010. Attitude towards contract farming among Malaysian agriculture learning institution students. Am. J. Eco. Bus. Admin., 2: 266-271.
48:   Shaffril, H.A.M., A.F.A. Nasir, K. Idris, J. Uli and J.L. D`Silva, 2010. Agriculture project as an economic development tool to boost socio-economic level of the poor community: The case of agropolitan project in Malaysia. Afr. J. Bus. Manage., 4: 2354-2361.
Direct Link  |  
49:   Shaffril, H.A.M., B.A. Samah and J.L. D`Silva, 2009. Socio-demographic factors for level of competency among rural administrators: The case of Peninsular Malaysia. Eur. J. Soc. Sci., 11: 339-348.
50:   Shaffril, H.A.M., B.A. Samah, J. Uli and J.L. D`Silva, 2011. The potential impact of climate change environmental hazards on quality of life of fishermen community in Malaysia. Aus. J. B Appl. Sci., 5: 507-515.
Direct Link  |  
51:   Shaffril, H.A.M., B.A. Samah, J.L. D'Silva and S.M. Yassin, 2013. The process of social adaptation towards climate change among Malaysian fishermen. Int. J. Climate Change Strategies Manage., 5: 38-53.
CrossRef  |  Direct Link  |  
52:   Shaffril, H.A.M., B.A. Samah, J.L. D`Silva and J. Uli, 2011. Global warming at the east coast zone of Peninsular Malaysia. Am. J. Agric. Biol. Sci., 6: 377-383.
Direct Link  |  
53:   Shaffril, H.A.M., B.A. Samah, M.A. Hassan and J.L. D'Silva, 2010. Socio- economic factors that impinge computer usage in administration works among village leaders in Malaysia. Sci. Res. Essays, 5: 3623-3633.
Direct Link  |  
54:   Shaffril, H.A.M., J.L. D'Silva, J. Uli and B. Abu Samah, 2010. Gender issue in contract farming: The case of Malaysian students. Am. J. Agric. Biol. Sci., 5: 204-209.
Direct Link  |  
55:   Shaffril, H.A.M., J.L.D. Silva, J. Uli and B. Abu-Samah, 2010. Socio-demographic factor that impinge youth acceptance towards contract farming: The case of contract farming in Malaysia. American-Eurasian J. Agric. Environ. Sci., 7: 242-246.
56:   Shaffril, H.A.M., M.S. Hassan, M.A. Hassan and J.L. D`Silva, 2009. Agro-based industry, mobile phone and youth: A recipe for success. Eur. J. Sci. Res., 36: 41-48.
Direct Link  |  
57:   Shaffril, H.A.M., S.Z. Omar, M.A. Hassan, J. Bolong and J.L. D'Silva, 2012. Measuring ICT usage among west coast fishermen: Pre-test results from port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan. Am. J. Agric. Biol. Sci., 7: 21-27.
Direct Link  |  
58:   Suffian, S., A.S. Hadi, O. Jamilah and L.D. Jeffrey, 2012. The influence of perception and knowledge factors among youth towards the effectiveness of the rakan cop program in Kuala Lumpur. Sci. Ser. Data Rep., 4: 68-85.
59:   Uli, J., J.L. D'Silva, H.A.M. Shaffril and B.A. Samah, 2010. The attitude, belief, support and knowledge level of the youth and their acceptance towards agriculture contract farming. J. Soc. Sci., 6: 350-355.
Direct Link  |  
60:   Yero, A., J. Othman, B. Abu Samah, J.L. D'Silva and A.H. Sulaiman, 2012. Re-visiting concept and theories of community policing. Int. J. Acad. Res., 4: 51-55.
Direct Link  |