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Family and family change in ireland
(SAGE Publications, 2011-09-09)
In Ireland, historically and in the current era, family has been a central concern for society and the State. This article provides a descriptive overview of family life in Ireland and of major family-related changes over ...
Bedforms on the northwest irish shelf: indication of modern active sediment transport and over printing of paleo-glacial sedimentary deposits
(Informa UK Limited, 2014-09-15)
Recent mapping programmes in Irish territorial waters, such as the Irish National Seabed Survey and the Integrated Mapping for the Sustainable Development of Ireland's Marine Resource programme, have generated high resolution ...
Strategic planning in ireland's institutes of technology
(Springer Nature, 2012-02-16)
This article focuses upon Ireland's institute of technology sector, which has been transformed from a 1970s technical orientation to its broader current role of research and higher education provision. The transformational ...
Quartz-amethyst hosted hydrocarbon-bearing fluid inclusions from the green ridge breccia in the snoqualmie granite, north cascades, wa, usa
(MDPI AG, 2017-09-19)
The Green Ridge Breccia cuts the composite Miocene Snoqualmie Batholith in King County, WA, USA. The granite was emplaced at similar to 5 km depth between similar to 17 and 20 Ma and the crosscutting NW trending breccia ...
The effectiveness and feasibility of using ochre as a soil amendment to sequester dissolved reactive phosphorus in runoff
(Springer Nature, 2011-09-14)
Incidental losses of dissolved reactive phosphorus (DRP) to a surface waterbody originate from direct losses during land application of fertilizer, or where a rainfall event occurs immediately thereafter. Another source ...
Factors affecting nitrate distribution in shallow groundwater under a beef farm in south eastern ireland
(Elsevier BV, 2009-07-01)
Transport of boreal forest fire emissions from canada to europe
In August 1998, severe forest fires occurred in many parts of Canada, especially in the Northwest Territories. In the week from August 5 to 11, more than 1000 different fires burned >1 x 10(6) ha of boreal forest, the ...
Socio-demographic variations in perspectives on cardiovascular disease and associated risk factors
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 1999-10-01)
Coronary heart disease (CHD) rates in Ireland are very high but little is known about attitudes to the disease. Qualitative attitudinal data were collected in focus group settings from 74 individuals across socio-demographic ...
Lymphocytic gastritis and coeliac disease: evidence of a positive association
Aims-To investigate the prevalence of lymphocytic gastritis in patients with coeliac disease. Methods-Gastric biopsies from 70 patients with coeliac disease were examined by light microscopy for the presence of lymphocytic ...
Eating patterns and factors influencing likely change in the workplace in ireland
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 1997-09-01)
The main aim of this study was to obtain a profile of the dietary behaviors of workers and to explore possible barriers to change. A self-administered, questionnaire was completed by 2528 people employed in seven work-sites ...