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The effect of implementation intentions on testicular self-examination using a demonstration video.
The current study aimed to test the effectiveness of a testicular self-examination (TSE) demonstration video intervention, with and without implementation intentions, in improving TSE rates. It also tested the utility of ...
Podcast Steering of Independent Learning in Higher Education
Podcasting in higher education is a relatively new development that emerged mainstream in the latter part of the last decade (Stoerger, 2006; Salmon and Edirisingha, 2008). Since then, academics have variously begun to ...
Northern Ireland. In The Encyclopedia of Political Science
(CQ Press, 2010)
Stakeholder perceptions of recreational and management impacts on protected coastal dune systems: A comparison of three European countries
Coastal dune systems are particularly susceptible to destabilisation through recreational pressure and because of this, conflicts frequently arise between those who want to use the dunes for recreational purposes and ...
Some Good Clean Fun : Humour, Control and Subversion in an Advertising Agency
This article explores the relation between humour and control, drawing on participant observation in an organization in which humour was central to daily life. Keys is a leading advertising agency whose staff spent an ...
The dynamics of visual experience, an EEG Study of subjective pattern formation
(Public Library of Science, 2012-01-06)
Background: Since the origin of psychological science a number of studies have reported visual pattern formation in the absence of either physiological stimulation or direct visual-spatial references. Subjective patterns ...
Increased perceptual resolution: temporal event structure coding in autism spectrum disorders
(Public Library of Science, 2012-03-21)
Cognitive functions that rely on accurate sequencing of events, such as action planning and execution, verbal and nonverbal communication, and social interaction rely on well-tuned coding of temporal event-structure. Visual ...
Someone big and important : Recognition and affect in an international development workplace.
Psychoanalysis has been widely used to develop our understanding of power in organizations. In this paper, I draw on a case study of a non-profit organization in the field of international development, in order to explore ...
Frames of war: when is life grievable? (invited review essay)
(Taylor & Francis, 2010)
Sometimes when faced with photographs and videos of terrible war scenes, we are left feeling nothing. Though increasingly exposed to images of the horrors of conflict, we often remain immune, unable to really engage with ...