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Los 'hallazgos excepcionales' de Iruña-Veleia (Álava): sintaxis de una falsificación arqueológica

2017 Zephyrus  
This paper will analyse it from a contextual perspective. To this end, it first defines the general pattern, or 'syntax', followed by historical forgeries.  ...  In each one, the syntax showed certain oddities, mainly due to the social context in which the events took place and their link to nationalist identity, a subject related to the content of the forged specimens  ...  However, unlike in many other cases, the perpetrators were not motivated by national pride or the desire to see a given historical theory prevail, but rather by much more prosaic issues, hidden behind  ... 
doi:10.14201/zephyrus201779197217 fatcat:bxob35egzje45afc2c2dlnnmke

In the name of science: The role of biologists in Nazi atrocities: lessons for today's scientists

K. Weigmann
2001 EMBO Reports  
Theories vary from global warming to the discontinuation of the use of DDT, but as Paul Reiter from the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta, Georgia, remarked 'Public concern should focus on ways to  ...  The theory of eugenics quickly spread world-wide, but the Scientific theories and arguments were used to support the inferiority of other races analysis degree to which it was implemented varied from country  ... 
doi:10.1093/embo-reports/kve217 pmid:11600445 pmcid:PMC1084095 fatcat:5lsaf6ql2rcunjdt3v4nhxgudy

Development of a product audit tool

J Moultrie, P J Clarkson, D R Probert
2006 Proceedings of the Institution of mechanical engineers. Part B, journal of engineering manufacture  
This paper presents a tool to enable a design team to evaluate their products against a range of criteria, with a view to targeting design improvements.  ...  The product audit does not seek to be a benchmarking tool.  ...  The author is also grateful to Pete Fraser, Nathan Crilly and Pete Caldwell for their input.  ... 
doi:10.1243/09544054jem452 fatcat:cydsoo3fnzcs3hyigtnmxue4dm

Changing Conversations and Perceptions: The Research and Practice of Design Science [chapter]

Cassandra Telenko, Ricardo Sosa, Kristin L. Wood
2015 Impact of Design Research on Industrial Practice  
Building upon these analyses, we develop a first set of guidelines for transferring design research to practice.  ...  It is found that more than one third of design research articles, despite focusing on theory, include engagements with industry, and, complementarily, a majority of design researchers have patents, industry  ...  The authors wish to acknowledge support provided by the SUTD-MIT International Design Centre (IDC) ( in addition to the Postdoctoral program between MIT and SUTD.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-19449-3_19 fatcat:mzuwmzpgvvek5h4ow2htmoqehi

The Proceedings Book of Two Days National Conference on Emerging Areas of IT Applications in Management, Education and Social Sciences [article]

Dr. P. S. Aithal, P. Sridhara Acharya
2018 Zenodo  
The conference was organized by College of Computer Science and Information Science, department of Srinivas University held on 05/10/2018 to 06/10/2018  ...  The Proceedings Book of Two Days National Conference on EMERGING AREAS OF IT APPLICATIONS IN MANAGEMENT, EDUCATION AND SOCIAL SCIENCES.  ...  FROM A REGULAR EXPRESSION TO A DFA In this section, we show how to construct a DFA directly from an augmented regular expression (r)#.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5830922 fatcat:mv2r4wt6srcp5hnropxqwaeady

Development of Creative Behavior Observation Form: A Study on Validity and Reliability

Zeynep Dere, Esra Ömeroğlu
2018 Universal Journal of Educational Research  
While the study group on the reliability and validity of Creative Behavior Observation Form was being developed, 257 children in total who were at the ages of 5-6 were used as samples with stratified sampling  ...  This study, Creative Behavior Observation Form was developed to assess creativity of the children.  ...  Based on the results of the research, the following recommendations can be proposed in order to develop creativity of preschool children: developed on a theory.  ... 
doi:10.13189/ujer.2018.060319 fatcat:fsqsfv2noremxo6b343nmmdmrq

Identity, Agency and Imagination in Literacy Acquisition Narratives of Northern Cape Teachers

Liz Johanson Botha, Monica Hendricks
2019 Education as Change  
This article contributes to research on these themes, analysing extracts from literacy acquisition narratives written by language teachers in the Northern Cape province of South Africa.  ...  In South Africa and internationally, studies using post-structuralist frameworks and social theory have thrown light on the roles played by identity and the imagination and by school and the broader society  ...  access" to the practice of the community, where they participate with "old-timers" (experienced members) in a version of the ongoing practice.  ... 
doi:10.25159/1947-9417/3488 fatcat:e6svlcmztfgfjhkpc6fi7gysaq

Media Coverage of the Scarborough Shoal Standoff: The Curious Case of the Disappearing Giant Clams, Rare Corals, Baby Sharks, and Turtles, Journal of International Relations Research

Joseph Reyes
The Scarborough Shoal presents such a case in territorial sovereignty disputes.  ...  Disputes in the South China Sea/West Philippines Sea are centered on complex sets of overlapping and competing territorial claims between China and several of its neighboring countries.  ...  which are concentrated on the first two weeks.  ... 
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.14812041.v1 fatcat:w6q3g75wizcdha5hz4aywicoei


Dirk Heylen, Anton Nijholt, Rieks op den Akker
2005 Applied Artificial Intelligence  
The environment was primarily designed to help students practice nursing tasks. For example, one of the implemented tasks is to give a virtual patient a subcutaneous injection.  ...  When building embodied conversational agents that can hold their part of the conversation, we want not just to experience them as taskoriented dialogue systems with a face added on, but as social actors  ...  They aim to allow students to train on virtual patients rather than having to practice on a vulnerable human patient.  ... 
doi:10.1080/08839510590910183 fatcat:fdtcimb5kvfblbqopz274pxn5i

A tool to evaluate design performance in SMEs

James Moultrie, P. John Clarkson, David Probert
2006 International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management  
By first focusing on the tangible output of the design processthe productpractitioners are better able to understand the way in which design decisions influence product usability, desirability and producibility  ...  Evidence from cases confirms the value and originality of this tool. Previous tools addressing product development have focused on strategic and managerial concerns.  ...  The author is also grateful to Pete Fraser and Pete Caldwell for their input.  ... 
doi:10.1108/17410400610653192 fatcat:rzs5j5gctjaqbel3m3iicpelcu

"Protein" Industry Convergence and Its Implications for Resilient and Equitable Food Systems

Philip H. Howard, Francesco Ajena, Marina Yamaoka, Amber Clarke
2021 Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems  
The broad banner of "protein" offers a promising space to achieve this goal, despite its nutritionally reductionist focus on a single macronutrient.  ...  A driving force behind these changes is dominant firms seeking to increase their power relative to close competitors, including by extending beyond boundaries that pose constraints to growth.  ...  We also wish to thank members of the International Panel of Experts on Sustainable Food Systems and the organization's secretariat for discussions that informed the development of this manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fsufs.2021.684181 fatcat:c3s7uobw7ff2rn4uamapmmipbm

China as a future normative power: A Chinese Cultural perspective

Leei Wong, Sheridan College
2018 ABC Research Alert  
He urges for "the general principals" to be resolved when viewing the economy of China and prides China"s unique model of the combination of socialism and market economy as the "first time in human history  ...  He also explains China"s normative power by expanding on Brantley Womack"s proposal to as "logic of relationships" (p.314) as opposed to the Western version of "logic of appropriateness" (p.314) ;and quotes  ... 
doi:10.18034/abcra.v6i1.319 fatcat:cv3z7tjvyvci3n5ljt7cvf3vom

What Makes the Bonding Stick? A Natural Experiment Involving the U.S. Supreme Court and Cross-Listed Firms

Amir N. Licht, Christopher Poliquin, Jordan I. Siegel, Xi Li
2011 Social Science Research Network  
-listed foreign firms from the ambit of formal U.S. antifraud enforcement. We use this legal surprise as a natural experiment to test the legal bonding hypothesis.  ...  On March 29, 2010, the U.S. Supreme Court signaled its intention to geographically limit the reach of the U.S. securities antifraud regime and thus differentially exclude U.S.  ...  Within less than 24 hours, on June 25, 2010, a conference committee approved the final version of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 ("DFA").  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1744905 fatcat:75c435i7izhy3mmoyypqkdjnga

A Review of Literature and Identification of Total Quality Management Tools for Integrating Product Development and Design; and Ergonomics Principles for Customer Satisfaction

Reena Pant et al., Reena Pant et al.,
2018 International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development  
But, as ergonomics is a costly affair and designers do not want to change the design for the sake of ergonomics, it has to take a back seat many a times.  ...  At the same time, it is also realized that, there is need for uniting one field in other fields for the enhancement of customer satisfaction.  ...  Therefore, a feedback is a must from the users, shown as feedback from the user.  ... 
doi:10.24247/ijmperdjun2018109 fatcat:4m5lrdei2zd3bpk3hqzba5wrze

Protecting Philippine Overseas Contract Workers

David M. Forman
1994 Social Science Research Network  
Non-Governmental Organizations Overseas Filipino workers also can draw support from groups in the Philippines such as  ...  One reason victims choose to remain silent is the constant threat of deportation by the host state, a practice that is often exercised arbitrarily."'  ...  Jayne was issued two versions of an employment contract by a Japanese employer.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1966264 fatcat:3tsziipa2rh7hdu2txq4eibfzu
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