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    • Accounting for externalities in the measurement of productivity growth: the Malmquist cost productivity measure 

      Ball, E.; Färe, R.; Grosskopf, S.; Zaim, O. (Elsevier BV, 2005)
      This paper starts with the basic premise: that conventional measures of productivity growth-often used as a measure of corporate performance-which ignore external or social output, are biased. We then construct an alternative ...
    • Ayaşlı ile Kiracıları'nda anlatıcı sorunsalı 

      Gözcü, Sevim (Bilkent University, 2004)
      As a writer who witnessed the collapse of the Ottoman Empire and the foundation of the Republic of Turkey, Memduh Şevket Esendal (1884-1952) rose to prominence as the author of Ayaşlı ile Kiracıları (Ayaşlı and His Tenants), ...
    • A bayesian network analysis of ethical behavior 

      Ekici, A.; Ekici, S. O. (SAGE Publications Inc., 2016)
      Using one of the major domains of macromarketing – ethics – this paper aims to introduce the Bayesian network (BN) method and demonstrate its added value for macro-level decision makers. Bayesian networks are particularly ...
    • Bilge Karasu's animals : ethical and political encounters 

      Gergöy, Adem (Bilkent University, 2017-07)
      In his fiction and intellectual works Bilge Karasu (1930-1995) emphatically addresses the ethical and political problems that Critical Animal Studies have recently focused on in terms of human-animal relationships. In these ...
    • Contextual effects on ethical sensitivity and penalty judgments 

      Şımga-Mugan, C.; Önkal-Atay, D. (Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2003)
      The aim of the current study is to explore the potential existence of contextual effects on ethical sensitivity and penalty judgments. In so doing, Turkish female and male business students’ ethical judgments for accounting ...
    • The ethical ideologies of tourism marketers 

      Yaman, R. H.; Gurel, E. (Pergamon Press, 2006-04)
      This article reports on the findings of the first phase of a wide-ranging study that aims to determine whether tourism managers from different cultures differ in ethical decisionmaking. It examines the ethical ideologies ...
    • Ethics and aesthetics in the philosophy of Alain Badiou 

      Yalım, P. Burcu (Bilkent University, 2005)
      The supposed impossibility of achieving a form of rational agency for action is the prevailing critique against contemporary theories of representaion. Alain Badiou’s philosophy appears to solve this problem by assigning ...
    • Fabric frontiers: thread, cloth, body, self in Latina literature in film 

      Harper, M. P. (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2013)
      This article examines the relationship between self-formation and clothing as a contact zone in Sandra Cisneros's "Eleven," Achy Obejas's "We Came All the Way from Cuba So You Could Dress Like This?" and Alicia Partnoy's ...
    • The influence of distributive justice on lying for and stealing from a supervisor 

      Umphress, E. E.; Ren, L. R.; Bingham, J. B.; Gogus, C. I. (Springer Netherlands, 2009)
      In a controlled laboratory experiment, we found evidence for our predictions that participants who received fair distributive treatment were more likely to lie to give a supervisor a good performance evaluation than those ...
    • The influence of nationality and gender on ethical sensitivity: an application of the issue-contingent model 

      Simga‐Mugan, C.; Daly, B. A.; Onkal, D.; Kavut, L. (Springer, 2005)
      When a member of an organization has to make a decision or act in a way that may benefit some stakeholders at the expense of others ethical dilemmas may arise. This paper examines ethical sensitivity regarding the duties ...
    • May ı treat a collective as a more means? 

      Wringe, B. (University of Illinois Press, 2014)
      According to Kant, it is impermissible to treat humanity as a mere means. If we accept Kant's equation of humanity with rational agency, and are literalists about ascriptions of agency to collectives it appears to follow ...
    • Of algorithms, data and ethics: a response to Andrew Bennett 

      Mutlu, C. E. (SAGE Publications Ltd., 2015)
      Developments in the field of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) will have a significant impact on the way we study international relations. Opportunities related to data processing and automated reasoning ...
    • Privacy-preserving genomic testing in the clinic: a model using HIV treatment 

      Mclaren, P. J.; Raisaro, J. L.; Aouri, M.; Rotger, M.; Ayday, E.; Bartha, I.; Delgado, M. B.; Vallet, Y.; Günthard, H. F.; Cavassini, M.; Furrer, H.; Doco-Lecompte, T.; Marzolini, C.; Schmid, P.; Di Benedetto, C.; Decosterd, L. A.; Fellay, J.; Hubaux, Jean-Pierre; Telenti A. (Nature Publishing Group, 2016)
      Purpose:The implementation of genomic-based medicine is hindered by unresolved questions regarding data privacy and delivery of interpreted results to health-care practitioners. We used DNA-based prediction of HIV-related ...
    • Teaching science, technology, and society to engineering students: a sixteen year journey 

      Ozaktas, H. M. (Springer, 2013)
      The course Science, Technology, and Society is taken by about 500 engineering students each year at Bilkent University, Ankara. Aiming to complement the highly technical engineering programs, it deals with the ethical, ...
    • Temporality and belief : time of the political from the perspective of an ethics of immanence in the philosophy of Deleuze 

      Yalım, P Burcu (Bilkent University, 2012)
      The political as object of philosophy is conventionally caught up, vis-à-vis philosophy, in its status as object. They are together but held apart in that the relation between the political and the philosophical tasks ...