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Local authorities’ impact on quality of life in England 2005
(University of Sussex, 2007-08-31)
The quality of life term is gaining importance day by day. However, its meaning has evolved throughout history from when it was first mentioned by Aristotle until it was given a central role in the UK national sustainable ...
Supplementing Textbooks with Computer-Based Resources in the Primary EFL-Classroom
(Freiburg University of Education, 2008-06-24)
ContentsAcknowledgmentsList of figures and tablesList of terms and abbreviations1. Introduction1.1 Writing conventions2. Background information3. Statistics related to the primary EFL classroom3.1 Pupils’ computer use at ...
Assessing the causes of SMME learner drop-out and attrition in the national rollout of the Productive Capacity Building Programme (PCBP): A Case Study
(UCT Graduate School of Business, 2007-09-21)
Assessing the causes of SMME learner drop-out and attrition in the national rollout of the Productive Capacity Building Programme (PCBP): A Case StudyThe aim of this evaluative research study is to investigate the causes ...
Web Portal solution is better than having only distributed applications using intranet
(Madison University, 2006-12-09)
During the past several years nearly every new application and idea created by the software industry has made the jobs of employees more complex and difficult, rather than simplifying their responsibilities. Often the users ...
Reflecting the Outside World in Everyday Consumption: Material Culture and Identity in Late Nineteenth-Century Urban Latin America
(University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2008-12)
Following the end of the colonial period, Latin America became a thriving market for goods from the industrializing world, particularly the United States, Great Britain, and France. This thesis explores the sociocultural ...
Inverse Calibration of a Groundwater Flow Model for the Almádena-Odeáxere Aquifer System (Algarve – Portugal)
(Universidade do Algarve, 2007-12-20)
The present work consisted on the characterization of the spatial distribution of hydraulic parameters on the Almádena-Odeáxere aquifer system (AO) using the automatic calibration of a finite-element numeric model, in order ...
Boron-bridged constrained geometry complexes and related compounds
(University of London, 2005-08)
Group 3 and 4 complexes bearing linked cyclopentadienyl amido ligands, often referred to as constrained geometry complexes (CGCs), have experienced considerable interest due to their superior ability to copolymerise ethylene ...
Microarray Approaches to Experimental Genome Annotation
(Yale University, 2005-03)
This work describes the development and application of genomic DNA tiling arrays: microarrays designed to represent all of the DNA comprising a chromosome or other genomic locus, regardless of the genes that may be annotated ...
Maritime Arrest: Legal Reflections on the International Arrest Conventions and on Domestic Law in Germany and Sweden
(University of Stockholm, 2001-03)
The paper on maritime arrest describes the work of the international community for the arrest conventions from 1952 and 1999 as well as the practical impacts of the codes of civil procedure in Germany and Sweden.
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, ...