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Triggering employee voice under the european information and consultation directive: a non-union case study
(SAGE Publications, 2015-06-18)
The transposition of the 2002/14/EC Directive, establishing a general framework for information and consultation (I&C), has proven contentious in largely voluntarist systems of employment regulation. Receiving particular ...
‘blessed are the young, for they shall inherit the national debt’: solidarity between generations in the irish crisis
(SAGE Publications, 2014-01-23)
Ireland has gained a reputation for peaceable acceptance of austerity following a European Union/International Monetary Fund bailout in 2010. While proponents of austerity praise Ireland's stoicism, critics of global ...
The influence of low-frequency variability and long-term trends in north atlantic sea surface temperature on irish waters
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2009-04-08)
Sea surface temperature (SST) time-series collected in Irish waters between 1850 and 2007 exhibit a warming trend averaging 0.3 degrees C. The strongest warming has occurred since 1994, with the warmest years in the record ...
Participatory action research with and within community activist groups: capturing the collective experience of ireland’s community and voluntary pillar in social partnership
(SAGE Publications, 2012-07-18)
The inclusion of community activists in policy planning is increasingly recognized at the highest international level. This article shows how the use of Participatory Action Research (PAR) can present a deeper and more ...
Tardigrada of ireland: a review of records and an updated checklist of species including a new addition to the irish fauna
(Pensoft Publishers, 2016-09-12)
The phylum Tardigrada was not recorded in Ireland until the Clare Island Survey of 1909-1911, with only rare subsequent reports on Irish tardigrade species. In recent decades, significant taxonomic revision has occurred ...
Different shades of green? unpacking habitual and occasional pro-environmental behavior
(Elsevier BV, 2015-11-01)
Policy drivers of farm succession and inheritance
(Elsevier BV, 2017-02-01)
Poor health and loneliness in later life: the role of depressive symptoms, social resources, and rural environments
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2013-12-10)
Objectives. We draw on cognitive discrepancy theory to hypothesize and test a pathway from poor health to loneliness in later life. We hypothesize that poor health will have a negative influence on social participation and ...
Consideration of coastal risk in the irish spatial planning process
(Elsevier BV, 2015-02-01)
Antimicrobial resistance of campylobacter jejuni and campylobacter coli isolates from broiler chickens isolated at an irish poultry processing plant
Aims: The antibiotic susceptibility of Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli isolates from broiler chickens were determined in order to evaluate the level of antibiotic resistance of Campylobacter species in the Irish ...