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  • Alcohol: through our eyes; young people’s representations of drinking in Scotland. 

    Hackett, Charlie; Seaman, Pete; Edgar, Fiona (Glasgow Centre for Population Health http://www.gcph.co.uk/assets/0000/3174/Book_final_version.pdf, 2012-03)
    HACKETT, C., SEAMAN, P. and EDGAR, F., 2012. Alcohol: through our eyes; young people’s representations of drinking in Scotland. Glasgow: Glasgow Centre for Population Health.
    This book is based on a research project that explored how young men and women use alcohol as they move from their mid teens through to their late twenties. This period of life is sometimes referred to as ‘the transition ...
  • The artistic turn: a manifesto. 

    Coessens, Kathleen; Crispin, Darla; Douglas, Anne (Leuven University Press. http://upers.kuleuven.be/en/book/9789490389000, 2009-09)
    COESSENS, K., CRISPIN, D. and DOUGLAS, A., 2009. The artistic turn: a manifesto. Leuven: Leuven University Press.
    Despite innovative developments in research in-and-through the arts in the past decade, the emergent field of artistic research remains controversial, and is accepted with varying degrees of enthusiasm in academic institutions. ...
  • Calendar variations. 

    Coessens, Kathleen; Douglas, Anne (Woodend Barn Publishing, 2011-12-31)
    COESSENS, K. and DOUGLAS, A. 2011. Calendar variations. Banchory: Woodend Barn.
    This small book offers a visual and verbal reflection on the process of artistic practice and the ephemeral traces left by these. It is part of the exhibition 'Calendar Variations', held at the woodend barn, Banchory, ...
  • Caroline Phillips: Aberdeen suffragette and journalist. 

    Pedersen, Sarah (Robert Gordon University, 2017-11-01)
    PEDERSEN, S. 2017. Caroline Phillips: Aberdeen suffragette and journalist. Aberdeen: Robert Gordon University.
    Aberdeen Art Gallery holds a unique collection of correspondence that belonged to a woman journalist called Caroline Phillips. As honorary secretary of the Aberdeen branch of the Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU), ...
  • Celestial ceiling: contemporary art, built heritage and patronage. 

    Douglas, Anne (Robert Gordon University, 2004-12-14)
    DOUGLAS, A. (ed.) 2004. Celestial ceiling: contemporary art, built heritage and patronage. Aberdeen: Robert Gordon University.
    The Celestial Ceiling project was developed in partnership with Charles Burnett of Duff House, Banff, the Schleiffer family of Cullen House, On the Edge Research and the artists John McGeoch and Robert Orchardson. Duff ...
  • Commentary: re-establishing the Somali state: for the benefit of the nation or other nations? 

    Vertigans, Stephen (Nova Publishers https://www.novapublishers.com/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=11233&osCsid=bbffacfc2321606f32923e1ead3ef93d, 2010-12-31)
    VERTIGANS, S. 2010. Commentary: re-establishing the Somali state: for the benefit of the nation or other nations? In Hoffmann, E.P. (ed.) Somalia: economic, political and social issues. New York: Nova Publishers [online], chapter 13, pages 211-213. Available from: https://www.novapublishers.com/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=11233&osCsid=bbffacfc2321606f32923e1ead3ef93d
    When examining the recent history of Somalia it is difficult to avoid the conclusion that the post colonial approach and, in particular, the role of the nation-state has largely been a failure. The fundamentals associated ...
  • Critical art in contemporary Macedonia. 

    Blackwood, Jon (Mala Galerija, 2016-12-31)
    BLACKWOOD, J. 2016. Critical art in contemporary Macedonia. Skopje: Mala Galerija.
    This book is the first in-depth study, in English, of contemporary art in Macedonia. Featuring a critical introduction, and over twenty interviews with contemporary artists, cultural workers, curators and writers, this ...
  • Development of Northern Irish Catholic and Palestinian Muslim national identities and the role of common histories. 

    Vertigans, Stephen (Nova Publishers https://www.novapublishers.com/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=14152, 2009-12-01)
    VERTIGANS, S. 2009. Development of Northern Irish Catholic and Palestinian Muslim national identities and the role of common histories. In Elling, L.R. (ed.) Social development. New York: Nova Publishers [online], chapter 2, pages 51-86. Available from: https://www.novapublishers.com/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=14152
    In this paper, comparative analysis of the processes behind the social development of Catholic and Muslim nationalist identities in Northern Ireland and the Palestinian territories respectively is undertaken. This is ...
  • Edge FM 87.9 MHz 

    Carter, Paul (Robert Gordon University, 2004-12-31)
    CARTER, P. 2004. Edge FM 87.9 MHz. Aberdeen: Robert Gordon University.
    Edge FM was developed in partnership with the Museum of Scottish Lighthouses, Fraserburgh, On the Edge Research and the artist, Paul Carter. The research challenge offered up by the project partners was to find a way of ...
  • Habitius: terrorism and violent dispositions. 

    Vertigans, Stephen (Routledge https://www.routledge.com/The-Sociology-of-Terrorism-People-Places-and-Processes/Vertigans/p/book/9780415572668, 2011-08-24)
    VERTIGANS, S. 2011. Habitius: terrorism and violent dispositions. In Vertigans, S. The sociology of terrorism: peoples, places and processes. London: Routledge [online], pages 44-67. Available from: https://www.routledge.com/The-Sociology-of-Terrorism-People-Places-and-Processes/Vertigans/p/book/9780415572668
    This is the first terrorism textbook based on sociological research. It adopts an innovative framework that draws together historical and modern, local and global, and social processes for a range of individuals, groups ...
  • How might we revalue traditional ways of making? A research project revaluing Shetland knitting. 

    Douglas, Anne (Robert Gordon University, 2004-12-31)
    DOUGLAS, A. 2004. How might we revalue traditional ways of making? A research project revaluing Shetland knitting. Essay accompanying Douglas, A. (ed.) Maakin Lab [online]. Available from: http://www.maakinlab.org/
    The Maakin Lab project was developed in partnership with the Shetland College Department of Textiles and Design, On the Edge research and artist Susan Benn of PAL. The research challenge offered up by the project partners ...
  • The 'ins' and 'outs' of terrorism: the roles of emotions throughout 'terrorists' careers. 

    Vertigans, Stephen (Nova Publishers https://www.novapublishers.com/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=11586, 2011-04-30)
    VERTIGANS, S. 2011. The 'ins' and 'outs' of terrorism: the roles of emotions throughout 'terrorists' careers. In Gallore, A.M. (ed.) Terrorism: motivation, threats and prevention. New York: Nova Publishers [online], chapter 6, pages 199-134. Available from: https://www.novapublishers.com/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=11586
    Terrorism is a subject that arouses considerable emotions. These emotions are largely associated with public reactions to attacks and particular events. Analysis of terrorism and 'terrorists', in particular, also identifies ...
  • Inthrow. 

    Douglas, Anne (Robert Gordon University http://www2.rgu.ac.uk/subj/ats/ontheedge2/Inthrow1.html, 2004-12-14)
    DOUGLAS, A. (ed.) 2005. Inthrow. Aberdeen: Robert Gordon University.
    Inthrow was developed in partnership with Chris Fremantle of the Scottish Sculpture Workshop, On the Edge Research and lead artist Gavin Renwick. The Scottish Sculpture Workshop (SSW) is based in the rural village of ...
  • Introduction to contemporary art in BiH. 

    Blackwood, Jon (Duplex 100m², 2015-08-01)
    BLACKWOOD., J. 2015. Introduction to contemporary art in BiH. Sarajevo: Duplex 100m2.
    This will be the first ever book on contemporary art in Bosnia & Herzegovina, in any language. The book derives from a period of three years of research and participatory observation around the differing art activities in ...
  • Islam and the construction of modern nationalism: the unintended consequences of state sponsored socialisation. 

    Vertigans, Stephen (Nova Publishers https://www.novapublishers.com/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=11164&osCsid=bbffacfc2321606f32923e1ead3ef93d, 2011-04-30)
    VERTIGANS, S. 2011. Islam and the construction of modern nationalism: the unintended consequences of state sponsored socialisation. In Franco, G.H. and Cervantes, S.L. (eds.) Islam in the 21st century. New York: Nova Publishers [online], pages 1-26. Available from: https://www.novapublishers.com/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=11164&osCsid=bbffacfc2321606f32923e1ead3ef93d
    Around the world approaches by Muslim governments to introduce secularisation and create national consciousness have relied heavily upon processes of state sponsored socialisation. Across the overwhelming majority of ...
  • Polymer nanocomposites and related legal issues: an overview. 

    Karim, Md Ershadul; Munir, Abu Bakar; Muhammad-Sukki, Firdaus; Hasanuzzaman, M. (Elsevier https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-811033-1.00026-3, 2018-02-23)
    KARIM, M.E., MUNIR, A.B., MUHAMMAD-SUKKI, F. and HASANUZZAMAN, M. 2018. Polymer nanocomposites and related legal issues: an overview. In Hussain, C.M. and Mishra, A.K. (eds). New polymer nanocomposites for environmental remediation. Amsterdam: Elsevier [online], pages 679-698. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-811033-1.00026-3
    Manipulation of engineered nanomaterials (ENMs) to develop different consumer and industrial products are the preferred choice in modern day industrial production due to their unprecedented, but diversified promises and ...
  • Poverty and social security: concepts and principles. 

    Spicker, Paul (Paul Spicker., 2013)
    SPICKER, P., 2013. Poverty and social security: concepts and principles.
    Author's note, 2013 Poverty and social security was published in November 1992 (though the title page states 1993). First published 1993 by Routledge, ISBN 0-415-05935-6 and 0-415-05936-4. The rights to publish have ...
  • Principles of social welfare: an introduction to thinking about the welfare state. 

    Spicker, Paul (Paul Spicker, 2013)
    SPICKER, P., 2013. Principles of social welfare: an introduction to thinking about the welfare state.
    Author's note, 2013 Principles of social welfare was my second book. First published 1988 by Routledge, ISBN 0-415-00630-9 and 0-415-00631-7. The rights to publish have reverted to me,and I am making it freely available ...
  • Principles of social welfare: an introduction to thinking about the welfare state. 

    Spicker, Paul (Democratic Arabic Centre http://democraticac.de/?p=46477, 2017-12-31)
    SPICKER, P. 2017. Principles of social welfare: an introduction to thinking about the welfare state. Translated to Arabic by H. M. I. Matter. Berlin: Democratice Arabic Centre [online]. Available from: http://democraticac.de/?p=46477
    This book is about social policy and administration, which is a field of study mainly concerned with 'social welfare' and the 'social services'. Social policy is not a self-contained academic discipline. The book ...
  • Private international law. 

    Hill, David (Edinburgh University Press https://edinburghuniversitypress.com/book-private-international-law.html, 2014-10-31)
    HILL, D. 2014. Private international law. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.
    Your guide to the conflicts and harmonies between private international law and UK and Scots law EU law has greatly influenced national law in Scotland, the UK and the rest of Europe. As a result, private international law ...