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2008

The role of the sales employee in securing business customers satisfaction: a multilevel study

Evanschitzky, H. & Prykop, C., May 2008.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Employees
Customer satisfaction
35 Citations (Scopus)

The roles of pathogen-associated molecular patterns in atherosclerosis

Erridge, C., Feb 2008, In : Trends in Cardiovascular Medicine. 18, 2, p. 52-56 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atherosclerosis
Arteries
Toll-Like Receptors
Bacteremia
Infection

The SBA survey 2008

Peterson, M., Gray, A. & Teale, A., 2008, In : The Scottish Beekeeper. 85, 11, p. 291

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File

The SBA survey 2008: some preliminary findings

Gray, A., Peterson, M. & Teale, A., 2008, In : The Scottish Beekeeper. 85, 12, p. 319-322 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
colony collapse disorder
Varroa
beekeepers
environmental factors
6 Citations (Scopus)

The scale of sense: spatial extent and multimodal urban design

Lucas, R., Mair, G. & Romice, O., 1 Aug 2008, Urban Diversities, Biosphere and Well-being: Designing and Managing our Common Environment. 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

Open Access
File
Subways
Audition
Public health
Textures
Feedback
2 Citations (Scopus)

The scheming Apparatchik of the Prague spring

Heimann, M., Dec 2008, In : Europe-Asia Studies. 60, 10, p. 1717-1734 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prague Spring
socialism
leader
Warsaw Pact
Czechoslovakia

The scholarship of teaching and learning in higher education

Murray, R. & Murray, R. (ed.), 2008, Maidenhead. 158 p. (Helping students to learn)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

university teacher
Teaching
learning
Values
education

The sciences, social studies and technologies: reinterpreting environmental studies

Collins, R. & Simpson, F., Aug 2008, Scottish Education: Beyond Devolution. Bryce, T. G. K. & Humes, W. M. (eds.). 3rd ed. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, p. 349-353 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

social technology
social studies
curriculum
environmental education
life-span

The Scots and the union

Young, J. R., Jan 2008, In : History. 93, 309, p. 131-132 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Edinburgh
5 Citations (Scopus)

The Scottish media and politics

McNair, B., Blain, N. (ed.) & Hutchison, D. (ed.), May 2008, The Media in Scotland. Edinburgh University Press, p. 227-242 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

politics

The 'Scottish Moment', 1638-1645

MacInnes, A. I. & Adamson, J. (ed.), 16 Dec 2008, The English Civil War: Conflcit and contexts, 1640-1649. Basingstoke, 336 p. (Problems in Focus).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Kingdom
Historian
6 Citations (Scopus)

The selective oestrogen receptor modulator, LY362321 is not neuroprotective in a rat model of transient focal ischaemia

Farr, T. D., Carswell, H. V. O., McCann, D. J., Sato, M., Bryant, H. U., Dodge, J. A. & Macrae, I. M., 2008, In : Journal of Neuroendocrinology . 20, 3, p. 366-374 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators
Middle Cerebral Artery Infarction
Ischemia
Cerebrovascular Circulation
Ovariectomy
7 Citations (Scopus)

The self-referential method combined with thermodynamic integration

Sweatman, M. B., Atamas, A. A. & Leyssale, J-M., Feb 2008, In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 128, 6, 10 p., 064102.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Chemical potential
Free energy
free energy
Thermodynamics
Crystalline materials

The Sentencing Commission for Scotland

Hutton, N., Freiberg, A. (ed.) & Gelb, K. (ed.), Feb 2008, Penal Populism: Sentencing councils and sentencing policy. 256 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

justice
literature

The seventeenth international conference on automated planning and scheduling (icaps-07)

Boddy, M., Fox, M. & Thiebaux, S., 2008, In : AI Magazine. 29, 3, p. 116-119 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scheduling
Technical presentations
Planning
Knowledge engineering
Demonstrations
19 Citations (Scopus)

The significance of motivation in student-centred learning: a reflective case study

Maclellan, E., 2008, In : Teaching in Higher Education. 13, 4, p. 411-421 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
learning
learning motivation
student
attribution
lack
68 Citations (Scopus)

The Sinkhorn-Knopp algorithm: convergence and applications

Knight, P. A., 2008, In : SIAM Journal on Matrix Analysis and Applications. 30, 1, p. 261-275 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Rate of Convergence
Positive Matrices
PageRank
Nonnegative Matrices
Square matrix

The social sciences

Oates, J. V., Bryce, T. G. K. (ed.) & Humes, W. M. (ed.), Aug 2008, Scottish Education: Beyond Devolution 3rd ed. Edinburgh University Press, 1040 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

social science
21 Citations (Scopus)

The stability of polysiloxanes incorporating nano-scale physical property modifiers

Lewicki, J. P., Patel, M., Morrell, P., Liggat, J. J., Murphy, J. & Pethrick, R. A., Jun 2008, In : Science and Technology of Advanced Materials. 9, 2, p. 024403-024411 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Siloxanes
Elastomers
Silicones
Physical properties
Nanocomposites
11 Citations (Scopus)
Osmotic Pressure
Proteoglycans
Stiffness
Bearings (structural)
A73025
9 Citations (Scopus)

The strategic Marshallian cross

Dickson, A. & Hartley, R., Nov 2008, In : Games and Economic Behavior. 64, 2, p. 514-532 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Manipulation
Uniqueness
Imperfect competition
Nash equilibrium
Substitute
38 Citations (Scopus)

The structure of the lithium-rich garnets li6la2m2o12 and li6.4sr1.4la1.6m2o12 (m = sb, ta)

O'Callaghan, M. P. & Cussen, E. J., Apr 2008, In : Solid State Sciences. 10, 4, p. 390-395 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Garnets
Lithium
garnets
lithium
Oxides

The summer academy: A proven educational intervention strategy

Munro, R. K. & Percival, C., 26 May 2008, Proceedings of the International Association for the Scientific Knowledge (IASK) International Conference, Teaching and Learning 2008. p. 869-875 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

intervention strategy
academy
5 Citations (Scopus)

The thematic network SAFER EURORO: an integrated approach to safe European roro ferry design

Vassalos, D. & Konovessis, D., Jan 2008, In : Marine Technology. 45, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Ships
Costs
53 Citations (Scopus)

The third sector and the regional development of social capital

Birch, K. & Whittam, G., Apr 2008, In : Regional Studies. 42, 3, p. 437-450 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

social capital
regional development
promotion
geography
policy
10 Citations (Scopus)
Biochemical Phenomena
Decapoda (Crustacea)
Nephrops norvegicus
Abdominal Muscles
Inosine Monophosphate
10 Citations (Scopus)

The times they are a changing - post qualifying training needs of social work managers

Watson, J. E. R. & University of Strathclyde, Apr 2008, In : Social Work Education. 27, 3, p. 318-333 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
social work
manager
management
time
abuse
5 Citations (Scopus)

The tip of the iceberg: working on the Victoria Climbié Data Corpus Project

Taylor, Y., 1 Feb 2008, In : Qualitative Research. 8, 1, p. 115-135 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

witness
coding
reflexivity
grounded theory
testimony
101 Citations (Scopus)

The transcriptional repressor protein NsrR senses nitric oxide directly via a [2Fe-2S] cluster

Tucker, N., Hicks, M. G., Clarke, T. A., Crack, J. C., Chandra, G., Le Brun, N. E., Dixon, R. & Hutchings, M. I., Nov 2008, In : PLoS One. 3, 11, 7 p., e3623.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Repressor Proteins
nitric oxide
Nitric Oxide
DNA
Streptomyces coelicolor
4 Citations (Scopus)

The Treaty of Union: Made in England

MacInnes, A. & Devine, T. M. (ed.), May 2008, Scotland and the Union, 1707-2007. Edinburgh, UK: Edinburgh University Press, p. 54-74 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

treaty
36 Citations (Scopus)

The triple helix strategy for universities in developing countries: the experiences in Malaysia and Algeria

Saad, M., Zawdie, G. & Malairaja, C., 6 Jul 2008, In : Science and Public Policy. 35, 6, p. 431-443 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Algeria
Malaysia
innovation
developing world
developing country

The Trump development in Aberdeenshire: what are the issues?

Dunlop, S., Nov 2008, In : Fraser of Allander Economic Commentary. 32, 2, p. 47-51 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Golf
golf
Hotels
Scotland
plan

The UK economy [June 2008]

Low, K., Jun 2008, In : Fraser of Allander Economic Commentary. 32, 1, p. 24-29 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
World economy
China
Financial crisis
Commodity prices
Oil prices
21 Citations (Scopus)

The unfortunate natural experiment in ballot design: the Scottish Parliamentary elections of 2007

Carman, C. J., Mitchell, J. & Johns, R. A., Sep 2008, In : Electoral Studies. 27, 3, p. 442-459 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

parliamentary election
voter
experiment
instruction
regression
26 Citations (Scopus)

The use of behavioural change techniques in treatment of paediatric obesity: qualitive evaluation of parental perspectives on treatment

Stewart, L., Chapple, J., Hughes, A., Poustie, V. & Reilly, J. J., Oct 2008, In : Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics. 21, 5, p. 464-473 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pediatric Obesity
Parents
Nutritionists
Dietetics
Therapeutics
8 Citations (Scopus)

The use of non-intrusive user logging to capture engineering rationale, knowledge and intent during the product life cycle

Ritchie, J. M., Sung, R. C. W., Rea, H., Lim, T., Corney, J. R. & Howley, I., 15 Aug 2008, 2008 Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering & Technology. p. 981-989 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
Knowledge engineering
Life cycle
Virtual reality
Cables
Engineers

The Viking and Laval Cases in the context of European enlargement

Zahn, R., 2008, In : Web Journal of Current Legal Issues. 2008, 3, 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
European social model
industrial relations
EU
trade union
worker
3 Citations (Scopus)

The Virozub-Matsaev condition and spectrum of definite type for self-adjoint operator functions

Langer, M., Langer, H., Markus, A. & Tretter, C., Mar 2008, In : Complex Analysis and Operator Theory. 2, 1, p. 99-134 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self-adjoint Operator
Mathematical operators
Krein Space
Spectral Function
Continuously differentiable
5 Citations (Scopus)

The Vlaams Blok, its electorate, and the ideological articulation of 'Europe'

Johns, R. A. & Adamson, K., Jun 2008, In : Journal of Political Ideologies. 13, 2, p. 133-156 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

EU
immigration
civilization
rhetoric
Europe

The Walkerton water tragedy and Versailles banquet hall collapse: regulatory failure and policy change

McConnell, A., Schwartz, R., Boin, A. (ed.), McConnell, A. (ed.) & Hart, P. (ed.), 2008, Governing after crisis : the politics of investigation, accountability and learning. Cambridge, p. 208-231 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

water
combat sport
politics
environmental pollution
restoration
31 Citations (Scopus)

The 'Walking for Wellbeing in the West' randomised controlled trial of a pedometer-based walking programme in combination with physical activity consultation with 12 month follow-up: rationale and study design

Fitzsimons, C. F., Baker, G., Wright, A., Nimmo, M. A., Thompson, C. W., Lowry, R., Millington, C., Shaw, R., Fenwick, E., Ogilvie, D., Inchley, J., Foster, C. E. & Mutrie, N., 26 Jul 2008, In : BMC Public Health. 8, 9 p., 259.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Walking
Referral and Consultation
Randomized Controlled Trials
Exercise
Cost-Benefit Analysis

The Woolfson et al. Integrated framework: An executive framework for service-wide delivery

Woolfson, L., Kelly, B. (ed.), Woolfson, L. (ed.) & Boyle, J. (ed.), 2008, Frameworks for Practice in Educational Psychology. London, p. 121-136 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

services
18 Citations (Scopus)

The work of health visitors and school nurses with children with psychological and behavioural problems

Wilson, P., Furnivall, J., Barbour, R., Connelly, G., Bryce, G., Phin, L. & Stallard, A., Feb 2008, In : Journal of Advanced Nursing. 61, 4, p. 445-455 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Community Health Nurses
Nurses
Psychology
Psychiatric Nursing
Workload

The world economy [June 2008]

Low, K., Jun 2008, In : Fraser of Allander Economic Commentary. 32, 1, p. 17-23 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
World economy
China
Asia
Euro area
Japan

The 'wrong door' - the complete plays of natalia ginzburg

Farrell, J., 26 Sep 2008, In : TLS Times literary supplement. 5504, p. 35-35

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

The WTO and International Environmental Law : Towards Conciliation: by Anupam Goyal

Switzer, S., 2008, In : European Energy and Environmental Law Review. 17, 3, p. 181-184 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

book review
environmental law
WTO
international law
book

Thinking children: children thinking

Cassidy, C., 18 Jan 2008.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

counselor
social worker
parents
educator
participation

"This isn't the road I want to go down" Young people's perceptions and experiences of secure care

Barry, M., Moodie, K., Morrison, E. & Cruickshank, C-A., 2008

Research output: Book/ReportOther report

File
road
experience

Thompson, Robert and Venables, Jon

McDiarmid, C., Cane, P. (ed.) & Conaghan, J. (ed.), 18 Sep 2008, New Oxford Companion to Law. Oxford UK, p. 1168-1169 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Companionship
Navigation
Abduction
Dictionary
Murder