101. Can greater muscularity in larger individuals resolve the 3/4 power-law controversy when modelling maximum oxygen uptake?Can greater muscularity in larger individuals resolve the 3/4 power-law controversy when modelling maximum oxygen uptake?Can greater muscularity in larger individuals resolve the 3/4 power-law controversy when modelling maximum oxygen uptake?

BACKGROUND: The power function relationship, MR = a.m(b), between metabolic rate (MR) and body mass m has been the source of much controversy amongst biologists for many years. Various studies have re...

102. Teaching controversial issues in a divided society: Learning from Northern Ireland

The paper draws on the author’s professional experience as teacher, curriculum developer, researcher and teacher educator working with controversial issues in the context of the Northern Irish educati...

103. A reality trip on the freaks : a historiography of the counterculture of the 1960sA reality trip on the freaks : a historiography of the counterculture of the 1960s

By the 1960s, parts of mainstream American culture had become so extreme and homogenous that a counterculture of completely opposite values and norms emerged. Although its mantra to ‘tune in, turn on ...

104. Mechanisms of rhythmic bursting involving Na+ and Ca2+ in excitatory networks of brainstem and spinal cord: a modeling study

Thesis (PhD, Biomedical engineering)--Drexel University, 2012.The rhythmic, synchronized bursting of neurons in a network is an important phenomenon that underlies many rhythmic behaviors such as brea...

105. Interviewing Children Who May have been Abused: A Historical Perspective and Overview of ControversiesInterviewing Children Who May have been Abused: A Historical Perspective and Overview of Controversies

This article provides a historical perspective on the practice of interviewing children in cases of alleged sexual abuse and current controversies about these interviews. The following controversies a...

106. Workplace Attitudes, Experiences, and Job Satisfaction of Social Work Administrators in Nonprofit and Public Agencies: 1981 and 1989Workplace Attitudes, Experiences, and Job Satisfaction of Social Work Administrators in Nonprofit and Public Agencies: 1981 and 1989

This article profiles workplace attitudes, experiences, and job satisfaction of social work administrators employed in nonprofit and public agencies during the dramatic social service changes of the 1...

108. Human Origins: Complexities and Controversies

In this lecture, an anthropologist reveals how a seven-million-year-old skull found in Chad, Africa in the summer of 2002, caused many long-held scientific beliefs to be called into question. Fossils ...

109. The effects of clients' controversial activities on audit pricing.

We examine the effects of clients' involvement in controversial corporate activities on audit pricing. Clients' involvement in controversial activities raises concerns about management integrity and e...

110. When pixels speak: why video games deserve free speech protection; why video games will not receive free speech protection

This dissertation examines how games have been construed legally and publicly and compares the nature of games to the de facto legal criteria: in order for games to receive free speech protection, gam...

111. Interpreting our biological past: a museum exhibit and analysis of and approach to controversial museum exhibits

Science museums are educational institutions that serve the public, using exhibits to communicate and transfer the knowledge of the scientific world to a larger audience. In the past, however, exhibit...

112. Holism and reductionism in biology and ecology : the mutual dependence of higher and lower level research programmes

Holism and reductionism are usually seen as opposite and mutually exclusive approaches to nature. Recently, some have come to see them as complementary rather than mutually exclusive. In this book I h...

113. Catholic religious controversy and the French marketplace of print, 1535-1572

This thesis is an examination of Catholic religious controversial publication in France between 1535 and 1572. Although this encompassed a period of great political and religious turmoil, the Catholic...

114. Controversial issues: teachers’ attitudes and practices in the context of citizenship education

Current conceptions of citizenship favour public involvement in dialogue on controversial issues such as GM food. ‘Students with higher levels of civic knowledge are more likely to expect to participa...

115. Reconceptualizing the teaching of controversial issues

Science has a role to play in the resolution of many of the issues deemed controversial in all societies. However, evidence of a lack of public confidence in science and scientists as effective proble...

116. Kontroversen om DAMP. En kontroversstudie av vetenskapligt gränsarbete och översättning mellan olika kunskapsparadigm

Title: The controversy of the Swedish neuropsychiatric diagnosis DAMP. A controversy study in scientific boundary work and translation between different paradigms of knowledge. Language: Swedish with ...

117. Is There Progress in Philosophy

After referring to Bertrand Russell's view of philosophy as stated in his book The Problems of Philosophy, according to which the value of philosophy lies not in the achievement of any truth or certai...

118. The Impact of Academic Freedom Policies on Critical Thinking Instruction

Critical thinking enjoys almost universal support, except when applied to controversial topics. Yet it is these topics that are often the most effective initiators of critical thinking exercises that ...

119. Physics training teachers: physics teaching, STS approach and controversial issues

We try in this paper to identify some difficulties that trainee Physic teachers had when dealing with controversial issues in their science teaching and their conceptions about Physics teaching. Train...

120. ¿Cómo finalizan las controversias?: Un nuevo modelo de análisis: la controvertida historia de la sacarina

El artículo analiza la naturaleza teórica de las controversias científicas, a la vez que su definición y papel desarrollado en los modelos de dinámica científica. Tras discutir las teorías existentes,...

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