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Investigação categorial e dimensional sobre sintomas físicos e síndromes somatoformes na população geral
(Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de São Paulo, 2008-04-07)
BACKGROUND: Somatoform symptoms are frequent and are associated with mental distress in several settings and in the general population. Many of these interactions are not well understood or not understood at all. OBJECTIVE ...
Neuronal basis of horizontal eye velocity-to-position integration
Motion of an image across the retina degrades visual accuracy, thus eye position must be held stationary. The horizontal eye velocity-to-position neural integrator (PNI), located in the caudal hindbrain of vertebrates, is ...
Bravo Heineken!: The Impact of Foreign Direct Investment in the Case of the Beer Industry in Russia
(Leiden University, 2003-03)
A case study of acquisition of Russian brewery Bravo, by Heineken. An example of how foriegn investment could be attracted, prospects, opportunities.
Retrieving Definitions from Scientific Text in the Salmon Fish Domain by Lexical Pattern Matching
(University of Limerick, 2004-01)
While an information retrieval system takes as input a user query and returns a list of relevant documents chosen from a large collection, a question answering system attempts to produce an exact answer. Recent research, ...
NGO Influence on Forest Legislation: Experiences from Federal Forest Management in the United States
(Lund University, 2003-12)
In the last two decades, a concern on how federal forests in the United States are managed has provoked concerns among different stakeholders, including NGOs. The purpose of this thesis is to contribute to the understanding ...
Returning Science to the Scientists. Der Umbruch im STM-Fachzeitschriftenmarkt durch Electronic Publishing
(Ludwig-Maximilinas-Universität München, 2002-05)
This disseratition copes with a actual and controversly discussed topic. It is a compilation and knowledgable discussion of central analyses concerning the journals crisis with special regard to electronic publishing as ...
Organic matter dynamics in mixed-farming systems of the West African savanna: a village case study from south Senegal
(Institute of Forestry, Agricultural and Environmental Engineering (ENGREF), 2000-05)
Organic matter (OM) is a multi-purpose tool in West African smallholder mixed-farming systems, but its supply has been decreasing for several decades. To assess the viability of a mixed-farming system of south Senegal, ...
A informação dos telecentros do Vale do Jequitinhonha como aporte ao desenvolvimento social dos distritos de São Gonçalo do Rio das Pedras e Milho Verde em Minas Gerais
(Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, 2005)
A pesquisa traça o contexto mundializado dos dias atuais, onde as Tecnologias de Informação e Comunicação (TICs) podem ser entendidas como oportunidades de cidadania a grupos excluídos que se encontram à margem do ...
La naissance d'une Triple Hélice : le programme des Actions Concertées du Fonds Québécois de recherche sur la nature et la technologie
(Université du Québec à Montréal, 2003-11)
Les débats sur l’état des rapports entre le champ économique, politique et scientifique vont bon train depuis quelques années. Dans ce mémoire, nous nous sommes efforcés de conceptualiser ces rapports à l’aide de la théorie ...
Factors Influencing the Adoption of Biometric Security Technologies by Decision Making Information Technology and Security Managers
(Capella University, 2005-10)
The research conducted under this study offers an understanding of the reasons why information technology (IT) and/or information assurance (IA) managers choose to recommend or not to recommend particular technologies, ...