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Program theory and logic model to address the co-occurrence of domestic violence and child maltreatment

Janice R. Hill, Jeanie Thies
2010 Evaluation and Program Planning  
Acknowledgements We wish to thank the comments of anonymous reviewers. The paper is substantially strengthened as a result of their careful attention to detail and thoughtful remarks.  ...  to depict the many attributes of contextual elements, descriptions of strategies, and outcome measures in a single logic model schematic.  ...  Contextual factors One of the strengths of the McLauglin-Jordan model is the explicit inclusion of contextual factors.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.evalprogplan.2010.03.001 pmid:20452671 fatcat:3nuw2k5u6rbmfl5efes6yqwogm

Context-Based Recommendation Approach for Measurement and Evaluation Projects

Hernan Molina, Luis Olsina, Gustavo Rossi
2010 Journal of Software Engineering and Applications  
A frequently-neglected challenge is to cope with the influence of contextual issues affecting the success of outcomes and decisions.  ...  Providing the right information for decision making considering different userrequirements, projects and situations is, however, a difficult issue.  ...  Then the measurement design activity should be performed so a metric is selected and assigned for each attribute in the external quality model.  ... 
doi:10.4236/jsea.2010.312128 fatcat:yrtsk3rfzncblpxtmndh7oyzqy

Why do homeowners renovate energy efficiently? Contrasting perspectives and implications for policy

C. Wilson, L. Crane, G. Chryssochoidis
2015 Energy Research & Social Science  
A situated approach retains a focus on renovation decision making, but conceptualises decisions as processes that emerge from the conditions of everyday domestic life and are subject to different levels  ...  The paper proposes a situated approach in response to this critique.  ...  This work was funded by the UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC) through Grant NE/J006017/1. Full details of the project are available at  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.erss.2015.03.002 fatcat:fs65j7xjsjegxb4eneni4trkmi


2017 Architecture Civil Engineering Environment  
The next step included analysis of the historical site of Zahir-od-dowleh cemetery based on a descriptive and analytical method and SWOT strategic model.  ...  of the old cistern, and design a stop place around it for inteneration of the environment Contextual structure Use of emotions of local citizens and original residents and public education for cultural  ... 
doi:10.21307/acee-2017-003 fatcat:dzlbz5enwvf6hhn3oneglwcfrm

Comparing engagement by migrants in domestic and in country-of-origin political activities across European cities

Katia Pilati, Barbara Herman
2018 Acta Politica  
Engagement in country-of-origin political activities only is fully compatible with a trajectory of political integration in the countries of settlement, opposing the view that migrants may contribute to  ...  Finally, the results show that contextual opportunities affect chances to engage in one or in the other scope of action.  ...  Funding for collection of the Brussels data was provided by the Fond d'Encouragement à la Recherche (FER) of the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) and by the Scientific Impulse Mandate for professor  ... 
doi:10.1057/s41269-018-0102-4 fatcat:gqmav5gv4ndnzf3mqf52fi2o7i

C-BPMN: A Context Aware BPMN for Modeling Complex Business Process [article]

Debarpita Santra, Sankhayan Choudhury
2018 arXiv   pre-print
In this paper an attempt has been made to offer a means for modeling a complex business process with necessary contextual information.  ...  Thus one of the challenges of a business process modeling is to include the context sensitivity within the modeling itself. BPMN is the widely accepted tool in this field.  ...  In this paper, we assume that a business process model is designed for ideal situation.  ... 
arXiv:1806.01333v1 fatcat:dndb4bpbuzhvhaythlxrbisqsm

ComfOnt: A Semantic Framework for Indoor Comfort and Energy Saving In Smart Homes

Daniele Spoladore, Atieh Mahroo, Alberto Trombetta, Marco Sacco
2019 Electronics  
ComfOnt serves as a knowledge base for a prototypical application (DECAM) dedicated to Smart Home inhabitants; the architecture and the functionalities of DECAM are here presented.  ...  their daily activities requiring appliances; in fact, the proposed semantic framework enables the representation of appliances' energy consumption and the energy profile of the Smart Home, thus assisting  ...  a worldwide standard model for the functional description of an individual; the ICF enables the description of the functioning of an individual and was originally developed to foster the cooperation among  ... 
doi:10.3390/electronics8121449 fatcat:cfcngtuyh5c6xprjtpu6kraoy4

Context-Awareness for IPTV Services Personalization

Marek Dabrowski, Justyna Gromada, Hassnaa Moustafa
2012 2012 Sixth International Conference on Innovative Mobile and Internet Services in Ubiquitous Computing  
This paper discusses context-awareness as a new trend for services personalization, defining the meaning of "context" and different contextual data relevant for IPTV (Internet Protocol Television) services  ...  As a result of this trend, a range of services and contents available for users is rapidly expanding.  ...  This work has been supported by the Eureka Celtic UP-TO-US (User-Centric Personalized IPTV UbiquitOus and SecUre Services) European project.  ... 
doi:10.1109/imis.2012.97 dblp:conf/imis/DabrowskiGM12 fatcat:m74newxjfnhehizzbtnf75hn7e

Participation in work in early rheumatoid arthritis: a qualitative interview study interpreted in terms of the ICF

Annette Sverker, Ingrid Thyberg, Gunnel Östlund, Eva Waltersson, Mikael Thyberg
2013 Disability and Rehabilitation  
In 48 patients with early RA, qualitative interviews were analyzed, followed by linking of concepts to the activity/participation component of the ICF and interpretation of general themes. Results.  ...  support clinical reasoning and research on quantitative relations to disease activity, body functions, ability and contextual factors.  ...  Acknowledgements Many thanks to patients for participating and research partner Birgitta Stenström for valuable comments.  ... 
doi:10.3109/09638288.2013.789086 pmid:23639067 fatcat:3tpnnvpgozefvcj5g5666v7wuu


Sangeeta Mittal, Krishna Gopal, S.L. Maskara
2013 International Journal on Smart Sensing and Intelligent Systems  
a person in indoor home environment with ambientsensors.The embedded sensors captureusage and proximity of human beings to objects.We apply the model learnt from one house, foractivity recognition of new  ...  information contained in such data.Extraction of domain specific actionable information like occurrence of one of the predefined "situations" is desirable.  ...  sensor data to fixed dimension contexts. 3) Develop a method to modelsituations in terms of Contextual Information 4) Demonstrate use of designed framework to infer situations from new available Contextual  ... 
doi:10.21307/ijssis-2017-547 fatcat:opimrm3eybacri6imvdlpcvkuu

Privacy in domestic environments

Peter J. Radics, Denis Gracanin
2011 Proceedings of the 2011 annual conference extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems - CHI EA '11  
This paper presents the results of a study intended to capture a part of the phenomenology of privacy in domestic environments.  ...  While there is a growing body of research on privacy, most of the work puts the focus on information privacy. Physical and psychological privacy issues receive little to no attention.  ...  Acknowledgements This study was conducted as part of the ISE5604 Human Information Processing assignment under the guidance of Dr. Tonya Smith-Jackson.  ... 
doi:10.1145/1979742.1979837 dblp:conf/chi/RadicsG11 fatcat:3ivwhevgyzfsfl7v5tlsdd4nju

Contextual Mobile Learning for Repairing Industrial Machines: System Architecture and Development Process

Bertrand T David, Chuantao Yin, René Chalon
2008 International Journal of Advanced Corporate Learning  
After a short presentation of our perception of the contextual mobile learning IMERA platform (French acronym for Computer Augmented Environment for Mobile Interaction) will also follow a presentation  ...  of the development process organizing task analysis, production of learning units, contextualization with RFID tags and configuration of wearable computer used by the learner.  ...  The platform supports the appraisal of concrete scenarios derived from various industrial situations, such as using, maintaining and repairing of machines, for the discovery and validation of new interaction  ... 
doi:10.3991/ijac.v1i2.559 fatcat:gfkm4xsgbjgeni2dqkqmcdj57a

Semantic and Virtual Reality-Enhanced Configuration of Domestic Environments: The Smart Home Simulator

Daniele Spoladore, Sara Arlati, Marco Sacco
2017 Mobile Information Systems  
The application and the underlying framework will be validated through two different use cases, each one foreseeing the customized configuration of a domestic environment for specific segments of users  ...  and the possibility to model relevant knowledge (about both the dwellers and the domestic environment) into formal models.  ...  CTN01_00128_297089 "Design for All-Sw integration and advanced Human Machine Interfaces in design for Ambient Assisted Living."  ... 
doi:10.1155/2017/3185481 fatcat:qan3wf7mi5g5bjfuw62tc7dkdq

A Semantic Approach with Decision Support for Safety Service in Smart Home Management

Xiaoci Huang, Jianjun Yi, Xiaomin Zhu, Shaoli Chen
2016 Sensors  
A semantic reasoning approach is proposed for risk recognition based on the knowledge description in OWL and rules designed with Semantic Web Rule Language (SWRL).  ...  The level of risk within a situation should be accurately identified in order to perform tasks more effectively.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s16081224 pmid:27527170 pmcid:PMC5017389 fatcat:bakphd4y2nfjdk4ahowa3vcfna

Student Definitions of Intercultural Competence (IC)- Are They Context-Specific?

2018 European Journal of Educational Research  
A qualitative content analysis showed that domestic students defined IC mostly in terms of attitudes followed by external outcomes while the opposite was true for the international students.  ...  The first aim of this study was to explore how a purposive sample of n=77 domestic, undergraduate students at a public university in Germany define IC.  ...  Acknowledgements We thank our students for participating in the study, Ms. Vanessa Stange for her assistance with data collection, and Mrs. Brigitte Ernst for digitalizing the data.  ... 
doi:10.12973/eu-jer.7.2.251 fatcat:soicoxuyovfnbfab23gwmauqhe
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