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Industry–PSR Linkage in Biotechnology

Wendy Faulkner, Jacqueline Senker, and LÉa Velho

in Knowledge Frontiers: Public Sector Research and Industrial Innovation in Biotechnology, Engineering Ceramics, and Parallel Computing

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198288336
eISBN:
9780191684586
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198288336.003.0022
Subject:
Business and Management, Information Technology, Knowledge Management

In this chapter, the material presented is drawn from two different studies. The first involves the study of industry-PSR linkage in the RD&D for biotechnology across four pharmaceutical companies ... More


Industry–PSR Linkage in Parallel Computing

Wendy Faulkner, Jacqueline Senker, and LÉa Velho

in Knowledge Frontiers: Public Sector Research and Industrial Innovation in Biotechnology, Engineering Ceramics, and Parallel Computing

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198288336
eISBN:
9780191684586
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198288336.003.0042
Subject:
Business and Management, Information Technology, Knowledge Management

The material for this chapter is based on the findings of two different studies that concern seven US firms and six UK firms that are involved in parallel computing. Since the UK study was conducted ... More


Conceptualizing Knowledge Used in Innovation

Wendy Faulkner, Jacqueline Senker, and LÉa Velho

in Knowledge Frontiers: Public Sector Research and Industrial Innovation in Biotechnology, Engineering Ceramics, and Parallel Computing

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198288336
eISBN:
9780191684586
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198288336.003.0061
Subject:
Business and Management, Information Technology, Knowledge Management

Looking into how knowledge flows from both government and academic laboratories to the industrial companies initiates the study of another aspect of the knowledge that companies use in RD&D efforts ... More


Conclusions and Future Policies for Meeting the Sustainable Development Goals

Ademola A. Adenle, Marian R. Chertow, Ellen H.M. Moors, and David J. Pannell

in Science, Technology, and Innovation for Sustainable Development Goals: Insights from Agriculture, Health, Environment, and Energy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190949501
eISBN:
9780197528907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190949501.003.0026
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The final chapter reviews contributions from throughout this book, drawing out common themes, differences, and key lessons. Previous studies indicate the potential role of science, technology, and ... More


Using theories of behaviour change to develop and evaluate sexual health interventions

Stephen Sutton

in Effective Sexual Health Interventions: Issues in Experimental Evaluation

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198508496
eISBN:
9780191723797
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198508496.003.0004
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the role of theory in the development and evaluation of health behaviour interventions, focusing on sexually transmitted infection (STI). First, it outlines the rationale for ... More


Sexually transmitted infections and health through the life course

Ronald H. Gray, Maria J. Wawer, and David Serwadda

in A Life Course Approach to Women's Health

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780192632890
eISBN:
9780191723629
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192632890.003.0015
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter examines the effects of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and HIV at different life stages. It draws examples from an ongoing population-based cohort studies in rural Rakai ... More


Sexual Risk Reduction among Married Women and Men in Urban India: An Anthropological Intervention

Stephen L. Schensul, Ravi K. Verma, Bonnie K. Nastasi, Niranjan Saggurti, and Abdelwahed Mekki-Berrada

in Anthropology and Public Health: Bridging Differences in Culture and Society

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195374643
eISBN:
9780199865390
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195374643.003.0014
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter describes research, intervention, and evaluation projects conducted over a decade by a collaborative Indo-US group that are focused on the prevention of HIV/STI among married women and ... More


What Can Science, Technology, and Innovation Offer in the Achievement of Sustainable Development Goals?

Ademola A. Adenle, Marian R. Chertow, Ellen H.M. Moors, and David J. Pannell

in Science, Technology, and Innovation for Sustainable Development Goals: Insights from Agriculture, Health, Environment, and Energy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190949501
eISBN:
9780197528907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190949501.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter discusses the many ways that science, technology, and innovation (STI) can bolster the global agenda of the United Nations (UN) toward meeting the sustainable development goals (SDGs). ... More


Financing Environmental Science and Technological Innovation to Meet Sustainable Development Goals in Brazil

Mariana Machado and Carlos Eduardo F. Young

in Science, Technology, and Innovation for Sustainable Development Goals: Insights from Agriculture, Health, Environment, and Energy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190949501
eISBN:
9780197528907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190949501.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter discusses the available financial mechanisms and public expenditures to foster research and development (R&D) applied to environmental conservation and sustainable use of natural ... More


Male Circumcision in the AIDS Era: New Relevance of an Old Topic

Judith E. Brown

in AIDS, Culture, and Africa

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032535
eISBN:
9780813039305
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032535.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Ethical Issues and Debates

This chapter examines the importance of the current research by anthropologists on male circumcision as a possible HIV intervention in Africa. It explains that modern biomedical evidence is growing ... More


Factors That Influence Ivorian Women's Risk Perception of STIs and HIV

Kim Longfield

in AIDS, Culture, and Africa

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032535
eISBN:
9780813039305
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032535.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Ethical Issues and Debates

This chapter examines the Côte d'Ivoire women's risk perception of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STI). The findings reveal the influence of sexual partners and relationship dynamics ... More


Sexual and Reproductive Health: Current Status and Future Needs

Shireen J. Jejeebhoy and K.G. Santhya

in Population and Reproductive Health in India: An Assessment of the Current Situation and Future Needs

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780198096238
eISBN:
9780199082940
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198096238.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter reviews key programmes related to sexual and reproductive health, describes the current SRH situation, and highlights remaining challenges. Although strides have been made, goals remain ... More


Adolescents and Youth in India: Challenges and Opportunities

K.G. Santhya and Shireen J. Jejeebhoy

in Population and Reproductive Health in India: An Assessment of the Current Situation and Future Needs

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780198096238
eISBN:
9780199082940
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198096238.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter reviews programmes related to the sexual and reproductive health of young people,and assesses the extent to which their needs have been met. It highlights that access to quality ... More


Vaccine Innovation and Global Sustainability: Governance Challenges for Sustainable Development Goals

Cristina Possas, Reinaldo M. Martins, and Akira Homma

in Science, Technology, and Innovation for Sustainable Development Goals: Insights from Agriculture, Health, Environment, and Energy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190949501
eISBN:
9780197528907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190949501.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Innovative preventive vaccines against emerging and neglected infectious diseases, such as Zika, dengue, influenza, and HIV/AIDS, are examined from a global sustainability perspective in this ... More


The Role of Development-Focused Health Technology Assessment in Optimizing Science, Technology, and Innovation to Achieve Sustainable Development Goal 3

Janet Bouttell, Eleanor Grieve, and Neil Hawkins

in Science, Technology, and Innovation for Sustainable Development Goals: Insights from Agriculture, Health, Environment, and Energy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190949501
eISBN:
9780197528907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190949501.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Sustainable development goal 3 (SDG3) seeks to ensure health and well-being for all at every stage of life. It aims to bring about the end of some of the world’s major epidemics, enable access to ... More


Responsive and Responsible Science, Technology, and Innovation for Global Health

Nora Engel, Agnes Meershoek, and Anja Krumeich

in Science, Technology, and Innovation for Sustainable Development Goals: Insights from Agriculture, Health, Environment, and Energy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190949501
eISBN:
9780197528907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190949501.003.0015
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

In contrast to the millennium development goals (MDGs), the sustainable development goals (SDGs) entail a universal and equitable approach to global health by defining health problems as ... More


Starting Over: Dating Risks and Sexual Health among Midlife Women after Relationship Dissolution

Bronwen Lichtenstein

in Sex for Life: From Virginity to Viagra, How Sexuality Changes Throughout Our Lives

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814772522
eISBN:
9780814723814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814772522.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter explores how women who become single in midlife approach dating risks and sexual health. Anxiety about finding someone, uncertainty about how to date, and risky behavior are common ... More


Fear and Loathing in Papua New Guinea: Sexual Health in a Nation under Siege

Lawrence J. Hammar

in Making Sense of AIDS: Culture, Sexuality, and Power in Melanesia

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824831936
eISBN:
9780824869229
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824831936.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter explores the medical consequences to people when belief systems disallow discussions of sexual desire, and the public health consequences of misapplied concepts of risk. Without the ... More


Modern Law’s Sharp Divide Between Deception Within and Outside Intimacy

Jill Elaine Hasday

in Intimate Lies and the Law

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190905941
eISBN:
9780190930233
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190905941.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter explores the judiciary’s routine refusal to allow deceived intimates to access the remedies that are available for deception in other contexts. The persistently differentiated treatment ... More


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