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UK compliance with international law: bribery and corruption.
UK compliance with its international obligations in the area of bribery and corruption is in question. Recent domestic and international developments have brought this issue to the fore. This article addresses UK compliance. ...
Employers’ liability for occupational stress and death from overwork in the United States and the United Kingdom.
The premise of this article is that those persons that excessively overwork can die as a result through stress related illness or suicide. In this article we will undertake a comparative analysis of the legal treatment of ...
Rescaling the governance of renewable energy: lessons from the UK devolution experience.
(Taylor and Francis, 2015-02-17)
Efforts to rescale governance arrangements to foster sustainable development are rarely simple in their consequences, an out-turn examined in this paper through an analysis of how the governance of renewable energy in the ...
Management information systems in some academic libraries in Britain.
(Taylor & Francis, 1995)
This paper examines the potential and actual use of computer generated information in decision making by academic library managers. It begins by discussing some of the contemporary issues in British higher education ...
Schools of librarianship and continuing education in Britain (part 1)
(Association for Library and Information Science Education., 1989)
In Britain the schools of librarianship are generally expected by the professional to provide some forms of continuing education. Some have indeed made a considerable contribution to the development of continuing professional ...
Schools of librarianship and continuing education in Britain (part 2)
(Association for Library and Information Science Education, 1990)
'It took a lot to admit I am male on here'. Going where few men dare to tread: men on Mumsnet.
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2015-09-01)
It may be unusual to consider men as a marginalised group, but the male users of the UK discussion forum Mumsnet form a very small minority. While Mumsnet states that it is 'by parents, for parents', the vast majority of ...
Challenges for marketers in sustainable production and consumption.
As one of the biggest issues facing today's global society, sustainability cuts across all areas of production and consumption and presents challenges for marketers who attempt to understand and incorporate sustainability ...
The well(s) of knowledge: the decoding of sustainability claims in the UK and Greece.
Sustainability claims have existed on fast moving consumer goods (FMCGs) for over four decades and there is evidence that they are increasing. Research suggests that consumers have a low level of knowledge and understanding ...
The Challenge of Demonstrating the Impact of Research Beyond Traditional Mechanisms.
(Academic Conferences and Publishing International Limited., 2015-06)
The concept of ‘impact’ in academia is a focus of not only research councils but also of nationwide institutional research evaluations. In the UK, it is necessary for academics and their institutions to not only conduct ...