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Noninvasive Functional Tomographic Connectivity Analysis with Magnetoencephalography

Joachim Gross, Jan Kujala, Riitta Salmelin, and Alfons Schnitzler

in MEG: An Introduction to Methods

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195307238
eISBN:
9780199863990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195307238.003.0009
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Techniques

This chapter describes methods which allow the investigation of long-range dynamic interactions between brain areas based on MEG recordings. The aim is not a complete review of available methods but ... More


Using ancestral sequence inference to determine the trend of functional divergence after gene duplication

Xun Gu, Ying Zheng, Yong Huang, and Dongping Xu

in Ancestral Sequence Reconstruction

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199299188
eISBN:
9780191714979
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299188.003.0011
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

This chapter presents a new approach to functional divergence analysis with the combination of ancestral sequence inference, using the family of animal G-protein subunits as an example. Using the ... More


COMPUTABILITY ON NON-SEPARABLE BANACH SPACES AND LANDAU'S THEOREM

Vasco Brattka

in From Sets and Types to Topology and Analysis: Towards practicable foundations for constructive mathematics

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198566519
eISBN:
9780191713927
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198566519.003.0021
Subject:
Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

In computable analysis, a computable normed space turns out to be necessarily separable. In classical functional analysis, non-separable spaces occur naturally, for example as dual spaces of common ... More


Preliminaries

Juan Luis Vázquez

in Smoothing and Decay Estimates for Nonlinear Diffusion Equations: Equations of Porous Medium Type

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199202973
eISBN:
9780191707919
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199202973.003.0002
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This chapter provides necessary preliminaries on functional analysis, comparison results, and the fundamentals of the PME. Section 1.2 provides the basic information on the equation that will serve ... More


From Functional Analysis to Mechanistic Explanation

Gualtiero Piccinini

in Physical Computation: A Mechanistic Account

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199658855
eISBN:
9780191748158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199658855.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter argues that traditional accounts of functional analysis suffer from two problems: they explicate functional analysis in terms of computation (whereas it should be the other way around) ... More


Fréchet Differentiability of Lipschitz Functions and Porous Sets in Banach Spaces (AM-179)

Joram Lindenstrauss, David Preiss, and Jaroslav Tier

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691153551
eISBN:
9781400842698
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691153551.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Analysis

This book makes a significant inroad into the unexpectedly difficult question of existence of Fréchet derivatives of Lipschitz maps of Banach spaces into higher dimensional spaces. Because the ... More


Dispositions

L. Jonathan Cohen

in The Probable and The Provable

Published in print:
1977
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198244127
eISBN:
9780191680748
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198244127.003.0024
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, Philosophy of Science

This chapter first provides some difficulties in current truth-functional analyses of dispositions. The truth-functional analysis of dispositional statements encounters difficulties that neither ... More


Phases of the Strengths-and-Skills-Building Model

JACQUELINE CORCORAN

in Building Strengths and Skills: A Collaborative Approach to Working with Clients

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195154306
eISBN:
9780199864287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195154306.003.0005
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

This chapter describes a template of the helping process for the strengths- and skill-building model, which includes engagement; exploration of the problem; exploration of the solution; goal-setting; ... More


The life course plot in life course analysis

Tim Cole

in Epidemiological Methods in Life Course Research

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198528487
eISBN:
9780191723940
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528487.003.0006
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter considers the life course in the context of an outcome in later life as related to early growth status, where each subject is assumed to have been measured as a child at two or more ... More


The Place of Colour in Nature

Brian P. McLaughlin

in Colour Perception: Mind and the physical world

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198505006
eISBN:
9780191686764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198505006.003.0016
Subject:
Psychology, Vision

This chapter focuses on the nature of colour and suggests that conception of colour can be formed by their relations to our colour experiences. It describes the functional analysis of redness, ... More


Neuroscience, Psychology, Reduction, and Functional Analysis

Martin Roth and Robert Cummins

in Explanation and Integration in Mind and Brain Science

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780199685509
eISBN:
9780191765667
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199685509.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Science

The pressure for reduction in science is an artifact of what we call the nomic conception of science (NCS): the idea that the content of science is a collection of laws, together with the ... More


From linear to nonlinear equations, fundamental results

Klaus Böhmer

in Numerical Methods for Nonlinear Elliptic Differential Equations: A Synopsis

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199577040
eISBN:
9780191595172
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199577040.003.0001
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

Chapter 1 demonstrates, for the simple mechanical example of a bent rod, the change in character from linear to nonlinear regimes. This is followed by several examples for different types of ... More


Real Analysis

Fon-Che Liu

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198790426
eISBN:
9780191831676
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198790426.001.0001
Subject:
Mathematics, Analysis

Real analysis in its modern aspect is presented concisely in this text for the beginning graduate student of mathematics and related disciplines to have a solid grounding in the general theory of ... More


Speech motor timing and fluency

Peter Howell, Andrew Anderson, and Jorge Lucero

in Speech Motor Control: New developments in basic and applied research

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199235797
eISBN:
9780191696671
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199235797.003.0012
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

Smith's spatio-temporal index (STI) is widely used to assess variability in motor timing performance in various speaking conditions. STI has been shown to be a sensitive index of developmental ... More


A Functional Analysis of Criminal Law

Paul H. Robinson

in Structure and Function in Criminal Law

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258865
eISBN:
9780191681875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258865.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter discusses how most current criminal law doctrines contain aspects that perform different functions. The first two purposes of the provisions governing the definition of offences embody ... More


Systems and Functions

Deborah J. Brown and Calvin G. Normore

in Descartes and the Ontology of Everyday Life

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2019
ISBN:
9780198836810
eISBN:
9780191881688
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198836810.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Descartes’ reliance on functional analyses to understand automata has struck many critics as deeply problematic, particularly in light of his rejection of the necessity of ends or final causes in ... More


Archival Essentialism and the Archival Divide

Francis X. Blouin Jr. and William G. Rosenberg

in Processing the Past: Contesting Authorities in History and the Archives

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199740543
eISBN:
9780199894673
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199740543.003.0006
Subject:
History, Historiography, History of Ideas

This chapter concludes the exploration in Part I of the volume of the changing intersections between historical scholars and archivists—between history and the archives. As archivists embraced the ... More


ETR and the Environmental Industry

Martin Jänicke and Roland Zieschank

in Environmental Tax Reform (ETR): A Policy for Green Growth

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199584505
eISBN:
9780191725012
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199584505.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

In terms of functional analysis, the activity of environmental industries—especially regarding eco-efficient innovations—is a condition of sustainable growth. Fast-growing sectors also contribute ... More


Use of codon models in molecular dating and functional analysis

Steven A. Benner

in Codon Evolution: Mechanisms and Models

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199601165
eISBN:
9780191810114
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199601165.003.0010
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

This chapter focuses on the use of codon models for molecular dating and functional analysis, with a critical view on the actual usefulness of models on practical problems. According to Darwinian ... More


Negative Elementary Propositions

Robert J. Fogelin

in Philosophical Interpretations

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195071627
eISBN:
9780199833221
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019507162X.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Contrary to explicit statements in the text of the Tractatus Logico‐Philosophicus, this essay argues that the notion of a negative elementary proposition makes sense within the Tractarian system. The ... More


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