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Exploring the Unknown: Levinas and International Students in English Higher Education
(Taylor and Francis, 2009)
This article will start with a description of a small, pedagogic event: a snippet of conversation recorded in a classroom as part of a research project on working in groups with postgraduate students. I will use these few ...
E-Books Challenges and Opportunities
(D-Lib Magazine, 2004-10)
E-books are commonly perceived as offering great potential for learner support but also as struggling to compete with print due to poor on-screen presentation, restrictive licencing and limited range of titles offered. ...
Reinvented, Re-imagined and Somehow Dislocated: The Evolution of Two John McGahern Short Stories
The John McGahern archive at The James Hardiman Library, National University of Ireland Galway includes drafts of all McGahern's works. The archive includes over twenty drafts of McGahern's story 'Christmas', while the ...
The McGahern Archive at the James Hardiman Library
(National University of Ireland, Galway, 2007)
Making sense of e-book usage data
(The Acquisitions Librarian, 2007)
This article provides an overview of the types of statistical data available for e-book usage and includes examples from specifc vendors, along with coverage of standards such as COUNTER (Counting Online Usage of Networked ...
Irish Higher Education and the Knowledge Economy
Challenging lifelong learning policy discourse: Where is structure in agency in narrative-based research?
Can adult educational research on learning and identity counter the individualising of neoliberal government policy that seeks to constrain educational choices to those that contribute to government economic agendas? ...
On the oscillation of certain third-order difference equations
(Springer Nature, 2005-01-01)
We establish some new criteria for the oscillation of third-order difference equations of the form Delta((1/a(2)(n))(Delta(1/a(1)(n))(Delta x(n))(alpha 1))(alpha 2)) + delta q(n)f(x[g(n)]) = 0, where Delta is the forward ...
Fixed point theory for composite maps on almost dominating extension spaces
(Springer Nature, 2005-08-01)
New fixed point results are presented for U-C(K)(X, X) maps in extension type spaces.