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"In the middle of everywhere" : a phenomenological study of mobility and dwelling amongst rural elders (2012)
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Todres, L., & Galvin, K. T. (2012). "In the middle of everywhere" : a phenomenological study of mobility and dwelling amongst rural elders. Phenomenology and Practice, 6(1), 55-68. https://doi.org/10.29173/pandpr19854

This study aimed to investigate the phenomenon of the meaning of mobility for elders living in rural areas. A phenomenological study was undertaken with older people living in rural South West England and Wales. Ten interviews were undertaken in peop... Read More about "In the middle of everywhere" : a phenomenological study of mobility and dwelling amongst rural elders.

Coping with the failure of the police in post-Soviet Russia: findings from one empirical study (2012)
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Zernova, M. (2012). Coping with the failure of the police in post-Soviet Russia: findings from one empirical study. Police Practice and Research, 13(6), (474-486). doi:10.1080/15614263.2011.616141. ISSN 1561-4263

This paper discusses various adaptations and strategies developed by post-Soviet Russians in response to the failure of the police. It does so based on findings derived from an empirical study carried out by the author. A number of survival technique... Read More about Coping with the failure of the police in post-Soviet Russia: findings from one empirical study.

The collapse of the rule of law : the Messina earthquake and the state of exception (2012)
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La Torre, M. (2012). The collapse of the rule of law : the Messina earthquake and the state of exception. Netherlands Journal of Legal Philosophy, 41(2), 159-176

Globalization is commonly cited as an important factor in theorising legal phenomena in the contemporary world. Although many legal disciplines have sought to adapt their theories to globalization, progress has been comparatively modest within contem... Read More about The collapse of the rule of law : the Messina earthquake and the state of exception.

Information systems strategy: Past, present, future? (2012)
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Merali, Y., Papadopoulos, T., & Nadkarni, T. (2012). Information systems strategy: Past, present, future?. Journal of Strategic Information Systems, 21, 125-153. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsis.2012.04.002

The purpose of this paper is to contribute to the current discourse in the Strategic Information Systems (SIS) domain about the future and identity of SIS. We draw on Nelson’s theorisation of the co-evolution of Physical and Social Technologies to re... Read More about Information systems strategy: Past, present, future?.

Aligning product design with supply chain: a case study (2012)
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Khan, O., Christopher, M., & Creazza, A. (2012). Aligning product design with supply chain: a case study. Supply chain management, 17(3), 323-336. doi:10.1108/13598541211227144

Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to investigate the alignment between product design and the supply chain and to identify how this alignment impacts on a firm's supply chain responsiveness and resilience. Design/methodology/approach – An i... Read More about Aligning product design with supply chain: a case study.

Slavery and its definition (2012)
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Allain, J., & Bales, K. (2012). Slavery and its definition. Global Dialogue, 14(2), 6-14

Had the abolitionists of the past, the likes of Abraham Lincoln or William Wilberforce, been able to see into the twenty-first century, what might have struck them as very strange was that while they had come far in ending slavery and suppressing hum... Read More about Slavery and its definition.

The prevalence of depression in pediatric oncology patients undergoing chemotherapy treatment in Jordan (2012)
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Arabiat, D. H., Draper, P., & Elliott, B. (2012). The prevalence of depression in pediatric oncology patients undergoing chemotherapy treatment in Jordan. Journal of pediatric oncology nursing : official journal of the Association of Pediatric Oncology Nurses, 29(5), (283-288). doi:10.1177/1043454212451524. ISSN 1043-4542

The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence of depression in pediatric oncology patients in Jordan, comparing them with peers who suffered from chronic conditions or were healthy. The authors investigated 58 children with cancer, 56 with... Read More about The prevalence of depression in pediatric oncology patients undergoing chemotherapy treatment in Jordan.

Conforto na perspectiva de familiares de pessoas internadas em unidade de terapia intensiva (2012)
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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 about Conforto na perspectiva de familiares de pessoas internadas em unidade de terapia intensiva.

Facing the camera: self-portraits of photographers as artists (2012)
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Wilson, D. (2012). Facing the camera: self-portraits of photographers as artists. Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism, 70(1), 55 - 66. doi:10.1111/j.1540-6245.2011.01498.x

Self-portrait photography presents an elucidatory range of cases for investigating the relationship between automatism and artistic agency in photography-a relationship that is seen as a problem in the philosophy of art. I discuss self-portraits by p... Read More about Facing the camera: self-portraits of photographers as artists.

Construction and content validation of the scale of predisposition to the occurrence of adverse events (2012)
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Lobão, W., & Menezes, I. (2012). Construction and content validation of the scale of predisposition to the occurrence of adverse events. Revista Latino-Americana de Enfermagem, 20(4), 796-803. https://doi.org/10.1590/S0104-11692012000400021

This study aimed to present the results of the construction and content validation of the Scale of Predisposition for the Occurrence of Adverse Events (EPEA). A descriptive research with a qualitative approach was carried out. To study the quality of... Read More about Construction and content validation of the scale of predisposition to the occurrence of adverse events.

Tradução, adaptação e estudo da validade de construto da Scale of Ethnocultural Empathy (2012)
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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 about Tradução, adaptação e estudo da validade de construto da Scale of Ethnocultural Empathy.

Accuracy of algorithms for detection of atrial fibrillation from short duration beat interval recordings (2012)
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Langley, P., Dewhurst, M., Di Marco, L. Y., Adams, P., Dewhurst, F., Mwita, J. C., …Murray, A. (2012). Accuracy of algorithms for detection of atrial fibrillation from short duration beat interval recordings. Medical engineering & physics, 34(10), (1441-1447). doi:10.1016/j.medengphy.2012.02.002. ISSN 1350-4533

Atrial fibrillation (AF) is characterised by highly variable beat intervals. The aims of the study were to assess the accuracy of AF detection algorithms from short analysis durations and to validate prospectively the accuracy on a large community-ba... Read More about Accuracy of algorithms for detection of atrial fibrillation from short duration beat interval recordings.

Desconforto de familiares de pessoas internadas na UTI (2012)
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Santana Freitas, K., Menezes, I. G., & Mussi, F. C. (2012). Desconforto de familiares de pessoas internadas na UTI. Escola Anna Nery, 16(4), 704-711. https://doi.org/10.1590/S1414-81452012000400009

It is a qualitative research that aimed to get to know the discomforts experienced at the daily life of relatives of people admitted at the intensive care unit (ICU). It happened on a general ICU at a public hospital, in Salvador-BA, by the second ha... Read More about Desconforto de familiares de pessoas internadas na UTI.