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  • Arbitrability and public policy: an African perspective. 

    Mante, Joseph (OUP https://doi.org/10.1093/arbint/aiw034, 2016-09-09)
    MANTE, J. 2017. Arbitrability and public policy: an African perspective. Arbitration international [online], 33(2), pages 275-294. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1093/arbint/aiw034
    Growth in international trade has led to considerable expansion of the scope of matters capable of settlement by arbitration. In spite of sustained scholarly activity on arbitrability, the question of what is arbitrable ...
  • Enterprise education with Chinese characteristics: policy, practices and uneven development in PRC. 

    Anderson, Alistair R.; Zhang, Xiuxiang (Emerald Group Publishing Ltd. http://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/abs/10.1108/JEEE-12-2014-0047, 2015)
    ANDERSON, A. R. and ZHANG, X., 2015. Enterprise education with Chinese characteristics: policy, practices and uneven development in PRC. Journal of Entrepreneurship in Emerging Economies, 7 (3), pp. 276-292.
    Purpose – The paper aims to review the emergence and nature of entrepreneurship education in China. This paper considers the variability of developments in practices despite policy. In turn, this allows one to consider ...
  • Exploring the adoption of low carbon technologies by Scottish housing associations. 

    Abdel-Wahab, Mohamed; Moore, David R.; McDonald, Seonaidh (Oxford University Press http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ijlct/ctr031, 2011-12)
    ABDEL-WAHAB, M., MOORE, D. and MCDONALD, S., 2011. Exploring the adoption of low carbon technologies by Scottish housing associations. International Journal of Low-Carbon Technologies, 6 (4), pp. 318-323
    Housing associations (HAs) are responsible for building and managing approximately one-third of affordable homes in Scotland. The adoption of low carbon technologies (LCTs) by HAs presents an area that could potentially ...
  • From policy towards pharmacy practice: a review of the intended use of ehealth in pharmacy in Scotland. 

    MacLure, Katie; Stewart, Derek C. (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hlpt.2017.07.004, 2017-07-12)
    MACLURE, K. and STEWART, D. 2017. From policy towards pharmacy practice: a review of the intended use of ehealth in pharmacy in Scotland. Health policy and technology [online], 6(3), pages 279-285. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hlpt.2017.07.004
    Background Policy-driven ehealth underpins the delivery of healthcare in which pharmacy practice plays an increasingly integral role. As health is a devolved matter within the UK, responsibility for policy development and ...
  • The importance of specific recycling information in designing a waste management scheme. 

    Oke, Adekunle; Kruijsen, Joanneke (MDPI https://dx.doi.org/10.3390/recycling1020271, 2016-09-07)
    OKE, A. and KRUIJSEN, J. 2016. The importance of specific recycling information in designing a waste management scheme. Recycling [online], 1(2), pages 271-285. Available from: https://dx.doi.org/10.3390/recycling1020271
    Recycling information can be complex and often confusing which may subsequently reduce the participations in any waste recycling schemes. As a result, this research explored the roles as well as the importance of a holistic ...
  • Nurses', midwives' and key stakeholders' experiences and perceptions on requirements to demonstrate the maintenance of professional competence 

    Casey, Mary; Cooney, Adeline; O'Connell, Rhona; Hegarty, Josephine-Mary; Brady, Anne-Marie; O'Reilly, Pauline; Kennedy, Catriona; Heffernan, Elizabeth; Fealy, Gerard; McNamara, Martin; O'Connor, Laserina (Wiley https://doi.org/10.1111/jan.13171, 2016-09-29)
    CASEY, M., COONEY, A., O'CONNELL, R., HEGARTY, J.-M., BRADY, A.-M., O'REILLY, P., KENNEDY, C., HEFFERNAN, E., FEALY, G., MCNAMARA, M. and O'CONNOR, L. 2017. Nurses', midwives' and key stakeholders' experiences and perceptions on requirements to demonstrate the maintenance of professional competence. Journal of advanced nursing [online], 73(3), pages 653-664. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1111/jan.13171
    Aim - To present the qualitative findings from a study on the development of scheme(s) to give evidence of maintenance of professional competence for nurses and midwives. Background - Key issues in ...
  • Optoelectronics in Scotland: network reconfiguration in a sectoral system of innovation. 

    Sutherland, Bill J. (Academic Conferences and Publishing International Ltd. http://academic-conferences.org/ecie/ecie2014/ecie14-proceedings.htm, 2014-09)
    SUTHERLAND, W. J., 2014. Optoelectronics in Scotland: network reconfiguration in a sectoral system of innovation. In: B. GALBRAITH, ed. Proceedings of the 9th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship. 18-19 September 2014. Reading: Academic Conferences and Publishing International Ltd. Pp. 438-445.
    Optoelectronics (or photonics) has developed as a significant enabling technology central to the operation of a wide range of artefacts evident in telecommunications, consumer electronics, medical devices and defence. ...
  • Renewables: solar energy needs focus. 

    Munir, Abu Bakar; Muhammad-Sukki, Firdaus; Bani, Nurul Aini (NPJ http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/529466e, 2016-01-27)
    MUNIR, A.B., MUHAMMAD-SUKKI, F. and BANI, N.A. 2016. Renewables: solar energy needs focus. Nature [online], 529(7587), page 466. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/529466e
    Solar photovoltaic (PV) has seen a tremendous growth in the last decade, with a global cumulative installation exceeding 177 GW by the end of 2014. Despite this, PV only contributes to approximately 1.1% of the world's ...
  • Vulnerability and abuse: an exploration of views of care staff working with people who have learning disabilities. 

    Forbes Parley, Fiona (The Robert Gordon University School of Nursing and Midwifery, 2007-11)
    In recent years there has been increased focus on vulnerability and abuse however greater attention has been paid to this in relation to children, elders and in domestic situations. Within learning disability service ...
  • Waste management policies for industrial symbiosis development: case studies in European countries. 

    Costa, Ines; Massard, Guillaume; Agarwal, Abhishek (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1016/j.jclepro.2009.12.019”, 2010-05)
    COSTA, I., MASSARD, G. and AGARWAL, A., 2010. Waste management policies for industrial symbiosis development: case studies in European countries. Journal of Cleaner Production, 18 (8), pp. 815-822.
    Industrial symbiosis (IS) emerged as a self-organizing business strategy among firms that are willing to cooperate to improve their economic and environmental performance. The adoption of such cooperative strategies ...