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RiCORE project novel technology selection.
(RiCORE Project, 2015-09-30)
This report compiles and inventory of technology types (within the tidal, wave and offshore wind categories) that the RiCORE project considers when providing recommendations and guidelines in favour of implementing a ...
Report on the analysis of commonalities and differences in approaches to pre-consent surveys.
(RiCORE Project, 2015-06-30)
This report identifies commonalities and transferability of pre-consent surveying among renewable energy technology types. This comes as part of the RiCORE project, which aimed to promote the use of offshore renewable ...
Collaboration: ideas from the construction industry.
(Press and journal, 2015-10-09)
During the current difficult period faced by the UKCS oil and gas industry, collaboration between the various parties in the offshore industry has been identified as one of the key factors in ensuring that the oil and gas ...
The transgressive that: Making the world uncanny.
In this article, we examine how the demonstrative that may be used to notice an event in the world in such a way as to suggest it has highly unusual or transgressive properties and in so doing invite others to align with ...
Ladies ‘doing their bit’ for the war effort in the north-east of Scotland.
(Women's History Network, 2015)
My son’s primary school class recently undertook a project on the First World War. One of the topics that the children could choose to study was ‘Women in the War’ and the usual subjects were included – nurses, VADs, ...
Policy translation: a reply.
(Taylor and Francis, 2015-01-23)
The purpose of this paper is explained as being to enhance "the analysis of processes of movement of ideas between multiple actors and in the process of implementation of social policies." The core argument made by Latour ...
Understanding barriers and opportunities in agricultural information management in post-Soviet states: a case study of Kazakhstan.
(Robert Gordon University, 2015-10)
After the break-up of the former Soviet Union in 1991, several states declared independence, including the Republic of Kazakhstan. Under the centralised soviet system Kazakhstan provided mainly raw materials to the USSR, ...
RiCORE: risk-based consenting of offshore renewable energy projects.
(RiCORE Project, 2015-06-18)
This presentation introduces the context and purpose of the RiCORE project.
Arbitrability and public policy: an African perspective.
(SOCIETY OF LEGAL SCHOLARS, 2015-09-01)
The paper is divided into five sections. The first section provides a brief overview of the concept of arbitrability. The second section surveys the current trend and relationship between arbitrability and public policy ...
Connecting with stakeholders: An investigation into the perspectives of university – educated youths on the barriers to employment and entrepreneurship in Nigeria.
(Nigeria Village Square., 2015-04-30)
There is a gap with identifying what factors educated youths actually perceive as the barriers to their employment or entrepreneurship opportunities. In developing economies in particular, this question is certainly very ...