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Conforto na perspectiva de familiares de pessoas internadas em unidade de terapia intensiva (2012)
Journal Article
Freitas, K., Menezes, I., & Mussi, F. (2012). Conforto na perspectiva de familiares de pessoas internadas em unidade de terapia intensiva. Texto e contexto enfermagem, 21(4), 896-904

This study aimed at understanding the meaning of comfort to the families of people in intensive care units. It consists of a qualitative study carried out in the intensive care unit of a hospital in Salvador-Bahia. Fourteen family members were inte... Read More

Tradução, adaptação e estudo da validade de construto da Scale of Ethnocultural Empathy (2012)
Journal Article
Sampaio, L. R., Menezes, I. G., Lima, I. D. M., & Monte, F. F. D. C. (2012). Tradução, adaptação e estudo da validade de construto da Scale of Ethnocultural Empathy. Psico, 43(1), 101-108

A empatia etnocultural é um construto que ajuda na compreensão de fenômenos que envolvem questões culturais, respeito às diferenças etnoculturais e desenvolvimento afetivo e sociomoral. O presente estudo objetivou traduzir, adaptar e testar a validad... Read More

Instrumentos de avaliação de qualidade de vida em pessoas com distúrbios osteomusculares relacionados ao trabalho (2012)
Journal Article
Barbosa Guimarães, Z. M., Mendonça Filho, E. J., Gomes Menezes, I., & Gomes, A. C. (2012). Instrumentos de avaliação de qualidade de vida em pessoas com distúrbios osteomusculares relacionados ao trabalho. Revista Baiana de Enfermagem‏, 26(3), 631-640. https://doi.org/10.18471/rbe.v26i3.6892

O objetivo deste estudo foi realizar um levantamento dos instrumentos utilizados na população brasileira para avaliação da qualidade de vida de pessoas com distúrbios osteomusculares relacionados ao trabalho. Trata-se de uma revisão integrativa e o m... Read More

The failed Palestinian-Israeli peace process 1993-2011: an Israeli perspective (2012)
Journal Article
Cohen-Almagor, R. (2012). The failed Palestinian-Israeli peace process 1993-2011: an Israeli perspective. Israel affairs, 18(4), 563-576. https://doi.org/10.1080/13537121.2012.717389

This article examines the major developments that have taken place since the signing of the Oslo accords in September 1993. It analyses the major mistakes made along the way by both sides, showing that brinkmanship is a very dangerous policy when one... Read More

Why Monitor Violent Websites? A Justification (2012)
Journal Article
Haleva-Amir, S., & Cohen-Almagor, R. (2012). Why Monitor Violent Websites? A Justification. Beijing law review, 3(2), 64-71. https://doi.org/10.4236/blr.2012.32009

The authors argue that the international community should continue working together to devise rules for monitoring specific Internet sites, as human lives are at stake. Preemptive measures could prevent the translation of murderous thoughts into murd... Read More

Deregulation, competition, and performance measurement of an African Airport: the case of Kotoka international airport of Ghana (2012)
Journal Article
Akwei, C., Tsamenyi, M., & Sa'id, H. (2012). Deregulation, competition, and performance measurement of an African Airport: the case of Kotoka international airport of Ghana. Thunderbird international business review, 54(4), 537-549. doi:10.1002/tie.21482

This article reports on the results of a case study that explores the performance measurement practice in one of the growing airports in Africa-the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) of Ghana. The article also assesses the performance of the airport... Read More

Why is corruption less harmful to income inequality in Latin America? (2012)
Journal Article
Dobson, S., & Ramlogan-Dobson, C. (2012). Why is corruption less harmful to income inequality in Latin America?. World Development, 40(8), 1534-1545. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.worlddev.2012.04.015

Conventional wisdom says corruption is bad for income inequality. But recent research on Latin America finds a trade-off between corruption and inequality and suggests this is due to the large informal sector in the region. Using data on a large samp... Read More

Sleeping with the enemy? : strategic transformations in business - NGO relationships through stakeholder dialogue (2012)
Journal Article
Burchell, J., & Cook, J. (2013). Sleeping with the enemy? : strategic transformations in business - NGO relationships through stakeholder dialogue. Journal of business ethics, 113(3), (505-518). doi:10.1007/s10551-012-1319-1. ISSN 0167-4544

Campaigning activities of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have increased public awareness and concern regarding the alleged unethical and environmentally damaging practices of many major multinational companies. Companies have responded by deve... Read More

Effective Capacity Building: The Capacity to Do What? (2012)
Journal Article
Lord Norton of Louth, P. (2012). Effective Capacity Building: The Capacity to Do What?. Parliamentary affairs, 65(3), 520-528. doi:10.1093/pa/gss015

This volume addresses an important subject, one that is too often neglected in the scholarly study of legislatures. I begin by addressing the premise of the volume: that is, that capacity building matters. Why does it matter? It matters because legis... Read More