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  • Consumer response to computerised nutritional information at the point-of-purchase in catering establishments. 

    Balfour, Donna S. (Robert Gordon University School of Food and Consumer Studies, 1994-12-31)
    BALFOUR, D.S. 1994. Consumer response to computerised nutritional information at the point-of-purchase in catering establishments. Robert Gordon University, PhD thesis.
    Increased scientific understanding of the links between nutrition and health has led to a demand for more nutrition information to be made available to consumers. Nutrition information is widely available on supermarket ...
  • Where, when, why: academic authorship in the UK. 

    Pedersen, Sarah (University of Toronto Press http://www.utpjournals.press/loi/jsp, 1998-04-30)
    PEDERSEN, S. 1998. Where, when, why: academic authorship in the UK. Journal of scholarly publishing, 29(3), pages 154-166.
    This article offers a snapshot of the status of and pressures on the academic author in the UK at the end of the twentieth century. The Research Assessment Exercise of 1996 and the Report of the Inquiry into Higher Education, ...
  • GDR architecture and town planning in post-unification Germany: 'Geschichtsaufarbeitung' or aesthetic autonomy? 

    Halsall, Robert (Rodopi, 2000)
    HALSALL, R., 2000. GDR architecture and town planning in post-unification Germany: 'Geschichtsaufarbeitung' or aesthetic autonomy? In: P. BARKER, ed. The GDR and its history: ruckblick und revision; die DDR im spiegel der enquete-kommissionen. Amsterdam: Rodopi. pp. 185-214.
  • Piety and charity in the painted glass of late medieval York. 

    Pedersen, Sarah (Maney http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/maney/nhi, 2000-05)
    PEDERSEN, S., 2000. Piety and charity in the painted glass of late medieval York. Northern History, 36 (1), pp. 33-42
    What messages can the images in medieval churches give us about the motivations of their donors? When a wealthy medieval man or woman donated a statue or painted glass window or altar hanging to their parish church, such ...
  • Zur Kierkegaardrezeption Hermann Brochs. 

    Halsall, Robert (Rodopi http://www.rodopi.nl/functions/search.asp?BookId=IFAVL+54, 2001)
    HALSALL, R., 2001. Zur Kierkegaardrezeption Hermann Brochs. In: F. KROBB and STRUMPER-KROBB, eds. Literaturvermittlung um 1900. Amsterdam: Rodopi. pp.131-146
  • Are we being served? Consumer versus retailers perceptions of customer service expectations within selected menswear stores. 

    Bremner, Pauline Ann Mary; Freathy, Paul (EAERCD, 2001-06-27)
    BREMNER, P.A.M. and FREATHY, P. 2001. Are we being served? Consumer versus retailers perceptions of customer service expectations within selected menswear stores. Presented at the 11th international European association for education and research in commercial distribution conference (EAERCD), 27-29 June 2001, Tilburg, Netherlands.
    This paper examines the mismatch between consumer and retailer perceptions of customer service and its potential impact on customer satisfaction. Having examined the main influences and themes from primary research this ...
  • The appearance of women's politics in the correspondence pages of Aberdeen newspapers 1900-1914. 

    Pedersen, Sarah (Taylor & Francis http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09612020200200343, 2002)
    PEDERSEN, S., 2002. The appearance of women's politics in the correspondence pages of Aberdeen newspapers 1900-1914. Women's History Review, 11 (4), pp. 657-674
    A newspaper’s ‘Letters to the Editor’ column represents its readership in an unique way and can provide a useful ‘thermometer’ with which to measure the extent of critical debate and discussion a particular issue generated ...
  • A surfeit of socks? The impact of the First World War on women correspondents to daily newspapers. 

    Pedersen, Sarah (Edinburgh University Press. http://dx.doi.org/10.3366/jshs.2002.22.1.50, 2002-03)
    PEDERSEN, S., 2002. A surfeit of socks? The impact of the First World War on women correspondents to daily newspapers. Scottish Economic and Social History, 22(1), pp. 50-72.
  • Within their sphere? Women correspondents to Aberdeen daily newspapers 1900-1914. 

    Pedersen, Sarah (Edinburgh University Press http://dx.doi.org/10.3366/nor.2002.0010, 2002-05)
    PEDERSEN, S., 2002. Within their sphere? Women correspondents to Aberdeen daily newspapers 1900-1914. Northern Scotland, 22 (1), pp. 159-166.
  • An examination of development factors in the UK children's multimedia market 

    Anthoney, Audrey McIntosh (The Robert Gordon University Department of Communication, Marketing and Media, 2003-04)
    The project topic developed in early 1998 as it emerged that there was a need for research into the area of children's multimedia in the UK. Research by others into the area of `generic' multimedia, products and technology, ...
  • The analysis, presentation and sustainability of a past Northeast of Scotland "way of life" through video capture. 

    Carney, Don (Robert Gordon University Aberdeen Business School, 2003-07-01)
    CARNEY, D. 2003. The analysis, presentation and sustainability of a past Northeast of Scotland "way of life" through video capture. Robert Gordon University, PhD thesis.
    The research upon which the outputs submitted as part of this thesis are based examines the socio-cultural environment of the Northeast of Scotland, from Aberdeen to Cabrach and from Portsoy to Laurencekirk. In total, five ...
  • What's in a name? The revealing use of noms de plume in women's correspondence to daily newspapers in Edwardian Scotland. 

    Pedersen, Sarah (Taylor & Francis http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1368880042000311537, 2004)
    PEDERSEN, S., 2004. What's in a name? The revealing use of noms de plume in women's correspondence to daily newspapers in Edwardian Scotland. Media History, 10(3), PP. 175-185
  • Within their sphere? Women's correspondence to Aberdeen daily newspapers, 1900-1918. 

    Pedersen, Sarah (Robert Gordon University Department of Communication, Marketing and Media, 2004-01)
    This research provides an insight into the motivations and agenda of women correspondents to Aberdeen local newspapers during the period 1900-18. This was achieved by undertaking a content analysis of all printed letters ...
  • Place, autonomy and the individual: Short Letter, Long Farewell, and A Sorrow Beyond Dreams. 

    Halsall, Robert (Ariadne Press, 2005)
    HALSALL, R., 2005. Place, autonomy and the individual: Short Letter, Long Farewell, and A Sorrow Beyond Dreams. In: F. PILIPP and D. COURY, eds. The Works of Peter Handke. Riverside, CA: Ariadne Press. pp. 46-79.
  • Impulse shopping in convenience stores does gender make a difference? 

    Bremner, Pauline Ann Mary; Hamilton, Morag; McLennan, Kirsty (EIRASS, 2006-07-09)
    BREMNER, P.A.M., HAMILTON, M. and MCLENNAN, K. 2006. Impulse shopping in convenience stores does gender make a difference? In the Proceedings of the 12th European Institute of Retailing and Service Studies (EIRASS): recent advances in retailing and services sciences, 9-12 July 2006, Budapest, Hungary.
    The paper explores the phenomenon of impulse purchasing, which accounts for a growing proportion of total retail spend. The study investigates whether males and females act differently in respect of impulse purchasing. ...
  • Women users’ motivations for establishing and interacting with blogs (web logs). 

    Pedersen, Sarah (Common Ground Publishing., 2007)
    PEDERSEN, S., 2007. Women users’ motivations for establishing and interacting with blogs (web logs). International Journal of the Book, 3 (2), pp. 85-90.
    An investigation into the motivations of women who write blogs (web logs) and the audience for whom they consider themselves to be writing. From the outset of blogging, journal blogs have been associated with women. They ...
  • Readers’ use of news blogs. 

    Pedersen, Sarah; Chivers, A. (Common Ground Publishing., 2007)
    PEDERSEN, S. and CHIVERS, A., 2007. Readers’ use of news blogs. International Journal of Technology, Knowledge and Society, 3 (1), pp. 15-24.
  • Speaking the same language? Differences and similarities between US and UK bloggers. 

    Pedersen, Sarah (Common Ground Publishing. http://ijb.cgpublisher.com/product/pub.27/prod.197, 2007)
    PEDERSEN, S., 2007. Speaking the same language? Differences and similarities between US and UK bloggers. International Journal of the Book, 5 (1), pp. 33-40.
    While blogging as a form of computer-mediated communication has attracted a growing amount of academic investigation in recent years, the majority of such research has so far focused on the North American experience. 120 ...
  • Sense making and sense giving: using visitor narratives to understand the impact of visitor interactions on destination image. 

    Guthrie, Catherine M. (The Robert Gordon University Department of Marketing, The Robert Gordon University, 2007-10)
    GUTHRIE, C.M. 2007. Sense making and sense giving: using visitor narratives to understand the impact of visitor interactions on destination image. Unpublished Ph.D thesis, The Robert Gordon University.
    Destination image is acknowledged as a key factor in destination choice and visitor satisfaction. However, despite thirty years’ research from a variety of perspectives into destination image and image formation, the impact ...
  • Factors impacting on technology acceptance for the micro/SME electronics retailer. 

    Connon, Neil G. (The Robert Gordon University Department of Marketing, 2007-12)
    The UK micro/SME (known here as SME) retail sector is very important to the economic well being of the country. Its ability to generate jobs as well as income makes it a key part of the drive towards economic growth, and ...