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GOING NATIVE?

Roger Scully

in Becoming Europeans?: Attitudes, Behaviour, and Socialization in the European Parliament

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199284320
eISBN:
9780191603365
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199284326.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter reviews in detail existing knowledge about the subject matter of this study. Notions of pervasive socialization processes leading to attitudinal and behavioural changes for those serving ... More


Knowledge in Action

Louise Fitzgerald, Sue Dopson, Ewan Ferlie, and Louise Locock

in Knowledge to Action?: Evidence-Based Health Care in Context

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199259014
eISBN:
9780191718113
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199259014.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Public Management

This chapter seeks to draw together separated strands of analysis and to develop a more refined empirically-based explanation of how knowledge moves into use. It contains a range of illustrative ... More


The Theory of Multi-level Governance: Conceptual, Empirical, and Normative Challenges

Simona Piattoni

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199562923
eISBN:
9780191721656
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199562923.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, European Union

This book explores the theoretical issues, empirical evidence, and normative debates elicited by the concept of multi‐level governance (MLG). The concept is a useful descriptor of decision‐making ... More


The Economic and Policy Implications of the NATREX Approach

Polly Reynolds Allen

in Fundamental Determinants of Exchange Rates

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198293064
eISBN:
9780191596940
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198293062.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, International

An outline is given of the NATREX approach to determining equilibrium real exchange rates as presented in the book. The underlying framework, implications, supporting empirical evidence, and relation ... More


Re-thinking Knowledge in Organizations

Gerardo Patriotta

in Organizational Knowledge in the Making: How Firms Create, Use, and Institutionalize Knowledge

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199275243
eISBN:
9780191719684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199275243.003.0009
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

This chapter spells out the main contributions of the book and outlines their implications for research and practice. The theoretical perspectives presented together with the empirical evidence ... More


The economics of R&D and economic growth

Albert N. Link and Donald S. Siegel

in Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Technological Change

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199268825
eISBN:
9780191699290
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199268825.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Strategy

This chapter reviews the theoretical and empirical literature on the relationship between innovation and economic growth at the industry, regional, and national levels. It considers the neoclassical ... More


Neighborhoods and Health

Ichiro Kawachi and Lisa F. Berkman (eds)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195138382
eISBN:
9780199865505
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195138382.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Do places make a difference to people's health and well-being? This book demonstrates how the physical and social characteristics of a neighborhood can shape the health of its residents. Researchers ... More


Introduction

Robert Rosenthal and Ralph L. Rosnow

in Artifacts in Behavioral Research: Robert Rosenthal and Ralph L. Rosnow's Classic Books

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195385540
eISBN:
9780199869824
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195385540.003.0033
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This short chapter defines volunteer bias and provides empirical evidence of the reliability of volunteering for research participation.


Commentary: Deliberation, Fair Outcome, and Empirical Evidence: An Analogy with Archives

Taro Okuda

in The Future of Bioethics: International Dialogues

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199682676
eISBN:
9780191763168
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199682676.003.0078
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This paper examines Norman Daniels’ approach toward “Accountability for Reasonableness” through an analogy with archives, especially with regard to qualification for deliberation, the relationship ... More


Unwrapping the European social model

Amparo Serrano Pascual and Maria Jepsen (eds)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347985
eISBN:
9781447304135
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347985.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

The notion of the European Social Model (ESM) has been one of the fastest growing in European political and academic discourse in recent years. It is conventionally used to describe the European ... More


The Economy as an Evolving Complex System, III: Current Perspectives and Future Directions

Lawrence E. Blume and Steven N. Durlauf (eds)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195162592
eISBN:
9780199850495
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195162592.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

Derived from the 2001 Santa Fe Institute Conference, “The Economy as an Evolving Complex System III,” represents scholarship from the figures in the area of economics and complexity. The subject, a ... More


The Epistemological Argument

Georges Dicker

in Berkeley's Idealism: A Critical Examination

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195381467
eISBN:
9780199897124
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195381467.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, General

In Principles sections 18 and 20, Berkeley argues that even if matter existed, we could not know that it does. The core of the argument is that we cannot know that material things exist either by ... More


Inventing a psychology of language

Willem J.M. Levelt

in A History of Psycholinguistics: The Pre-Chomskyan Era

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199653669
eISBN:
9780191742040
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199653669.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter takes a look at efforts to identify the origins of language. It studies research that was conducted on language from the Enlightenment until the romanticism period, and then identifies ... More


Advance care planning in patients with end-stage renal disease

Sara N Davison, Jean L Holley, and Jane Seymour

in Supportive Care for the Renal Patient

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780199560035
eISBN:
9780191730139
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199560035.003.0005
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Pain Management and Palliative Pharmacology

This chapter discusses the purpose and use of advance directives (ADs) and advance care planning (ACP) within the context of ESRD. It also presents empirical evidence about the degree to which ADs ... More


Empirical Evidence for a Narrative Concept of Self

John Bickle

in Narrative and Consciousness: Literature, Psychology and the Brain

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195140057
eISBN:
9780199847402
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195140057.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Supposedly, the sense of self refers to the person that we associate with much value. In line with this, the “narrative structure” is purportedly treated as more than just a metaphor, as Owen ... More


Science and the Messy, Uncontrollable World of Nature

Carol E. Cleland and Sheralee Brindell

in Philosophy of Pseudoscience: Reconsidering the Demarcation Problem

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780226051796
eISBN:
9780226051826
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226051826.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

This chapter argues that doubts about the scientific status of the field sciences often rest on mistaken preconceptions about the nature of the evaluative relation between empirical evidence and ... More


Comparative Assessment of Industrial Policy in Selected Mena Countries: an Overview

Ahmed Galal

in Industrial Policy in the Middle East and North Africa: Rethinking the Role of the State

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774160509
eISBN:
9781617970290
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774160509.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

It was believed that in the 1950s and 1960s, the markets failed widely and government intervention was necessary to speed up the process of economic transformation and the rate of economic growth. ... More


PhD Heal Thyself: In Search of Evidence-based Research for Evidence-based Policy

Eli Noam

in Beyond Broadband Access: Developing Data-Based Information Policy Strategies

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780823251834
eISBN:
9780823268955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251834.003.0008
Subject:
Information Science, Information Science

This chapter focuses on the use and abuse of data for information policy development and the search for evidence-based research for evidence-based policy. It considers the debate over media ... More


Decline and Criticism

in The Death of the American Trial

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226081267
eISBN:
9780226081281
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226081281.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter reviews the empirical evidence of the decline of the trial in the United States. It cites statistics showing a rapid decline in the numbers of criminal and civil trials over the last ... More


Tversky and Kahneman's availability approach to frequency judgement: a critical analysis

Tilmann Betsch and Devika Pohl

in Etc. Frequency Processing and Cognition

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198508632
eISBN:
9780191687365
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198508632.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter examines the predictive power of Tversky and Kahneman's availability approach to frequency estimation. It is shown that the original formulation of the availability approach does not ... More


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