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Paperback review of 'This is the Country'
(The Irish Times, 2006-03-25)
Some facilitatory effects of lorazepam on dynamic visual binding
Rationale: The benzodiazepine lorazepam enhances the potential for inhibitory (GABAA) synapses in the cortex to stabilize postsynaptic, excitatory activity by synchronizing discharge rates at frequencies of around 40 Hz. ...
Review of "Six Shooter"
Review of one of the most provocative Irish short films in recent years, a work that manages not just to reference acclaimed playwright and director Martin McDonagh’s major influences but also provides a commentary on ...
Electrophysiological correlates of similarity-based interference during detection of visual forms
(MIT Press, 2006-06)
Illusory figure completion demonstrates the ability of the visual system to integrate information across gaps. Mechanisms that underlie figural emergence support the interpolation of contours and the filling-in of form ...
Flicker-induced color and form: Interdependencies and relation to stimulation frequency and phase
Our understanding of human visual perception generally rests on the assumption that conscious visual states represent the interaction of spatial structures in the environment and our nervous system. This assumption is ...
A moment to reflect upon perceptual synchrony
(MIT Press, 2006-10)
How does neuronal activity bring about the interpretation of visual space in terms of objects or complex perceptual events? If they group, simple visual features can bring about the integration of spikes from neurons ...
Suicide in Early Modern and Modern Europe
(Cambridge University Press, 2006-09)
This is a review of recent English- and German-language publications on suicide, both as an act and a subject of discourse, in the early and late modern periods. It argues that, while publications on the theme have increased ...
Ireland, India and Popular Nationalism in the Early Nineteenth Century
(Irish Academic Press, 2006)
[no abstract available]
Innovative initiatives: targeting the declining science enrollments in Ireland
(The New Zealand Annual Review of Education, 2006)
At the time of economic growth in Ireland, declining numbers of students enrolling in the sciences is emerging as an educational concern. Using a 2002 Government of Ireland commissioned report on science: The Task Force ...
Masculinities and femininities and secondary schooling: the case for a gender analysis in the postmodern condition
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