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Climate Change, Industrial Animal Agriculture and Complex Inequalities
(Common Ground, 2011)
This paper examines changes in agricultural practices, focusing on developments in meat production. There are a number of interlinked processes and practices that will be examined: the key changes in animal food production, ...
Foundations of Complexity, and the Complexity of Foundations: Beyond the Foundation/Anti-Foundational Debate
A debate over the possibilities for foundations of knowledge has been a key feature of theoretical discussions in the discipline of International Relations. A number of recent contributions suggest that this debate is still ...
Complexity, Ecologism, and Posthuman Politics
(Cambridge University Press, 2012-12-11)
Theorisations of the political in general, and international politics in particular, have been little concerned with the vast variety of other, non-human populations of species and ‘things’. This anthropocentrism limits ...
Restorative Justice in the East Midlands. A Brief Overview of Current Practice in Leicester, Leicestershire, and Rutland
(East Midlands Restorative Justice Forum, 2020-05-30)
Issue 1 of the EMRJ Briefing Series focuses on a brief overview of restorative justice across Leicester, Leicestershire, and Rutland, including a description of practices delivered by some of the local services, and a ...
Norpa Signalling and the Seasonal Circadian Locomotor Phenotype in Drosophila
In this paper, we review the role of the norpA-encoded phospholipase C in light and thermal entrainment of the circadian clock in Drosophila melanogaster. We extend our discussion to the role of norpA in the thermo-sensitive ...
Microencapsulation for improved mosquitoes' repellent efficacy of cotton fabrics
(IOP Publishing Ltd, 2020-04-01)
In recent years, mosquitoes that can transfer viruses causing vector-borne diseases, such as dengue fever, chikungunya, Zika and West Nile virus have dramatically increased and reached Europe. In 2018, a higher number ...
Time to apply a social determinants of health lens to addressing sickle cell disorders in Sub-Saharan Africa
(British Medical Journal, 2020-07)
Attitudes Towards LGBT People and Their Rights in Europe.
(Oxford Encyclopedia of LGBT Politics and Policy:, 2020-06-18)
Attitudes towards LGBT people have changed in Europe over the past 30 years; there is generally much more tolerance and acceptance. Evidence drawn from surveys and research projects including the ESS, EVS, and Pew Research ...
SAGE Handbook of Global Sexualities (Vol. 1 and 2)
(SAGE Publications, 2020-05-25)
The domain of sexualities has occupied the imaginary of the forbidden and the unspoken since early times. Taboo became an umbrella category to describe things best left unspoken, hidden behind closed doors or buried in the ...
(Mass Consultants, 2020-03-30)