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1996
13 Citations (Scopus)

On the coefficient of variation of the L- and (L)over-bar-classes

Bhattacharjee, A. & Sengupta, D., 1 Apr 1996, In : Statistics & Probability Letters. 27, 2, p. 177-180 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Public access to environmental information: a means to what end?

Rowan-Robinson, J., Ross, A., Walton, W. & Rothnie, J., 1996, In : Journal of Environmental Law. 8, 1, p. 19-42 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Reaching where adults cannot: Peer education and peer counselling

Topping, K., Jan 1996, In : Educational Psychology in Practice. 11, 4, p. 23-29 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Counseling
Education
Peer Group
Health Education
Quality Control
28 Citations (Scopus)

Relevance lost and found: critical perspectives on the promise of management accounting

Roslender, R., Oct 1996, In : Critical Perspectives on Accounting. 7, 5, p. 533-561 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

management
Critical perspective
Management accounting
threat
costs
1 Citation (Scopus)
discrimination
particle size
sediment
fine grained sediment
landform

Same-year paired peer tutoring with first year undergraduates

Topping, K. J., Watson, G. A., Jarvis, R. J. & Hill, S., 1996, In : Teaching in Higher Education. 1, 3, p. 341-356 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

student
value added
examination
experiment
Teaching
123 Citations (Scopus)

Seeking influence through characterizing self-categories: an analysis of anti-abortionist rhetoric

Reicher, S. & Hopkins, N., 1996, In : British Journal of Social Psychology. 35, 3, p. 297-311 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Cadbury Code "compliance report"

Belcher, A., 1996, In : Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance. 4, 1, p. 82-89 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Corporate governance
Reviewing
45 Citations (Scopus)

The diatom biostratigraphy of tsunami sediments: Examples from recent and middle holocene events

Dawson, S., Smith, D. E., Ruffman, A. & Shi, S., 1 Jan 1996, In : Physics and Chemistry of the Earth. 21, 1-2 , p. 87-92 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biostratigraphy
tsunami
diatom
Holocene
sediment
466 Citations (Scopus)

The effectiveness of peer tutoring in further and higher education: A typology and review of the literature

Topping, K. J., Oct 1996, In : Higher Education. 32, 3, p. 321-345 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

typology
education
university
method of teaching
costs
3 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids on infant attention and cognitive behaviour

Willatts, P., Forsyth, J. S., Dimodugno, M. K., Varma, S. & Colvin, M., 1 Dec 1996, In : International Congress and Symposium Series - Royal Society of Medicine. 215, p. 57-70 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The invention, innovation and diffusion of self-regulation in corporate governance

Belcher, A., 1996, In : Northern Ireland Legal Quarterly. 47, 3, p. 322-334 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Invention
Innovation
Joseph Schumpeter
Corporate governance
Self-regulation
16 Citations (Scopus)
Audit
Environmental issues
Auditors
Environmental awareness
Guidance

The withdrawal and withholding of medical treatment

Ferguson, P. R., Sep 1996, In : Family Law. 26, p. 563-565 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Unmixing mixed pixels

Atkinson, P. M. & Cutler, M. E. J., 1 Dec 1996, In : GeoEurope. 5, 6, p. 18-X2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

‘Medicinal products and medical negligence’

Ferguson, P., 1996, In : Clinical Risk. 2, 5, p. 168-171

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1997
5 Citations (Scopus)

A new method for correlation of multiple stratigraphic sequences

Brown, I. M., Jul 1997, In : Computers and Geosciences. 23, 6, p. 697-700 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A story of Edwardian shopkeepers: Beatrix Potter's Ginger and Pickles

Belcher, A. & Wheeler, S., 1997, In : Griffith Law Review. 6, p. 181-210 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

children's literature
rhetoric
literary criticism
commerce
world trade
Auditors
Auditing
Questionnaire
Accountants
Environmental issues
10 Citations (Scopus)

Causing death or allowing to die? Developments in the law

Ferguson, P. R., Dec 1997, In : Journal of Medical Ethics. 23, 6, p. 368-372

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Passive Euthanasia
death
Law
dying
homicide
44 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative identity and evaluation of socio-political change: perceptions of the European Community as a function of the salience of regional identities

Huici, C., Ros, M., Cano, I., Hopkins, N., Emler, N. & Carmona, M., 1997, In : European Journal of Social Psychology. 27, 1, p. 97-113 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Controlling the quality of financial advice: the use of regulatory form to satisfy fiduciary obligations

Cameron, G. & Sah, M., Mar 1997, In : Journal of Business Law. p. 143-157 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interaction
Obligation

Electronic literacy in school and home: A look into the future

Topping, K. J., May 1997, In : Reading Online. 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hypermedia
literacy
electronics
hypertext
school

Faculty-wide accredited cross-year student supported learning

Topping, K. J., Simpson, G., Thompson, L. & Hill, S., 1997, In : Higher Education Review. 29, 3, p. 41-64 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tutor
withdrawal
small group
learning
student teacher

Family electronic literacy: Part 1 – Home-school links through audiotaped books

Topping, K. J., Shaw, M. C. & Bircham, A. M., 1997, In : Reading. 31, 2, p. 7-11 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

literacy
electronics
school
typology
Internet

Family electronic literacy: Part 2 – Home-school links through computers

Topping, K. J., Jul 1997, In : Reading. 31, 2, p. 12-21 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

literacy
electronics
school
Internet
resources

Gendered company: views of corporate governance at the Institute of Directors

Belcher, A., 1997, In : Feminist Legal Studies. 5, 1, p. 176-189 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

corporate governance
director
performance
quotation
ideology
51 Citations (Scopus)

Holocene relative sea-level changes on the margin of a glacio-isostatically uplifted area: An example from northern Caithness, Scotland

Dawson, S. & Smith, D. E., 1 Jan 1997, In : Holocene. 7, 1, p. 59-77 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sea level change
Holocene
transgression
sediment
coastal sediment
140 Citations (Scopus)

How important are rhyme and analogy in beginning reading?

Duncan, L. G., Seymour, P. H. K. & Hill, S., 2 May 1997, In : Cognition. 63, 2, p. 171-208 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reading
phonology
school
instruction
Rhyme

Informal justice and the ethics of mediating in abusive relationships

Raitt, F., 1997, In : Juridical Review: the Law Journal of the Scottish Universities. 2, p. 76-90 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dissent and Disputes
Social Justice
Ethics
Domestic Violence

Jumping the queue

Belcher, A. & Beglan, W., Jan 1997, In : Journal of Business Law. p. 1-22 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

creditor
supplier
finance
customer
insolvency

Kelly v Kelly and the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh NHS Trust

Ferguson, P. R., Dec 1997, In : Family Law. 27, p. 788-790 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

224 Citations (Scopus)

Mapping sub-pixel proportional land cover with AVHRR imagery

Atkinson, P. M., Cutler, M. E. J. & Lewis, H., 10 Mar 1997, In : International Journal of Remote Sensing. 18, 4, p. 917-935 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Citations (Scopus)

On the context dependence of national stereotypes: some Scottish data

Hopkins, N., Regan, M. & Abell, J., 1997, In : British Journal of Social Psychology. 36, 4, p. 553-563 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Paired reading with Brazilian first-year school failures

Cupolillo, M., Silva, R., Socorro, S. & Topping, K., Jul 1997, In : Educational Psychology in Practice. 13, 2, p. 96-100 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reading
Habits
Parents
10 Citations (Scopus)

Paired reciprocal peer tutoring in undergraduate economics

Topping, K., Hill, S., McKaig, A., Rogers, C., Rushi, N. & Young, D., 1997, In : Innovations in Education and Teaching International. 34, 2, p. 96-113 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

economics
student
drop-out
value added
experiment

Posthumous conception: Blood and gametes

Ferguson, P. R., 1997, In : Scots Law Times. p. 61-64 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

husband
4 Citations (Scopus)

Process and outcome in paired reading: A reply to Winter

Topping, K., Jul 1997, In : Educational Psychology in Practice. 13, 2, p. 75-86 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reading
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Scotland
Hong Kong
New Zealand
64 Citations (Scopus)

Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study evaluating the efficacy and safety of AS-013, a prostaglandin E1 prodrug, in patients with intermittent claudication

Belch, J. J. F., Bell, P. R. F., Creissen, D., Dormandy, J. A., Kester, R. C., McCollum, R. D., Mizushima, Y., Ruckley, C. V., Scurr, J. H. & Wolfe, J. H. N., 6 May 1997, In : Circulation. 95, 9, p. 2298-2302 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intermittent Claudication
Alprostadil
Prodrugs
Walking
Peripheral Arterial Disease

Reciprocal peer tutoring in undergraduate law studies

Reid, C. T., Topping, K. J. & McCrae, J., 1997, In : Mentoring and Tutoring. 4, 3, p. 3-10 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Law
student
law of obligations
organization of teaching
learning
42 Citations (Scopus)

Recognition memory for words and pictures: an event-related potential study

Schloerscheidt, A. M. & Rugg, M. D., 20 Oct 1997, In : NeuroReport. 8, 15, p. 3281-3284 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)

Relative clause attachment: Non-determinism in Japanese parsing

Kamide, Y. & Mitchell, D. C., Mar 1997, In : Journal of Psycholinguistic Research. 26, 2, p. 247-254 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

determinism
Reading
Language
questionnaire
discourse

Scottish charities and governance

Barker, C. R., Belcher, A. & Cross, S. R., 1997, In : Juridical Review: the Law Journal of the Scottish Universities. 3, p. 176-189 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Charities
Scotland
Taxes
Social Responsibility
76 Citations (Scopus)

Seasonality of flooding: a case study of North Britain

Black, A. R. & Werritty, A., 1997, In : Journal of Hydrology. 195, 1-4, p. 1-25 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

seasonality
flooding
catchment
discriminant analysis
river
30 Citations (Scopus)

Small versus large unit theories of reading acquisition

Seymour, P. H. K. & Duncan, L. G., 1 Jan 1997, In : Dyslexia. 3, 3, p. 125-134 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reading
Learning
Vocabulary
learning
vocabulary
36 Citations (Scopus)

Social movement rhetoric and the social psychology of collective action: a case study of anti-abortion mobilization

Hopkins, N. & Reicher, S., 1997, In : Human Relations. 50, 3, p. 261-286 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Striving to keep alive? Care and treatment decisions affecting severely handicapped patients in Britain

Bissett-Johnson, A. & Ferguson, P., 1997, In : European Journal of Health Law. 4, 4, p. 321-345

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

firm
Law
8 Citations (Scopus)