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Autonomy, divinity, and the common good: Selflessness as a source of freedom in thomas hill green and mary augusta ward
An often-mentioned marker of the influence of British Idealism at the end of the 19th century is the best-selling novel of 1888, Mrs Humphry (Mary Augusta) Ward’s Robert Elsmere, which draws heavily on Idealist themes and ...
Nanomaterials for neural regeneration
(John Wiley & Sons, 2016-03-11)
The central nervous system (CNS) consists of a dense network of cells leaving a smaller volume for the extracellular matrix (ECM) components (10‐20% for the brain unlike most other tissues (Cragg, 1979)). The reaction of ...
Developing a transducer based on localized surface plasmon resonance (LSPR) of gold nanostructures for nanobiosensor applications
(Trans Tech Publications, 2013)
In this work, we report the nanofabrication, optical characterization, and electromagnetic modeling of various nanostructure arrays for localized surface plasmon resonance (LSPR) based biosensing studies. Comparison of the ...
Family as internal border in dogtooth
(Intellect Books, 2013)
Local asymptotic stability conditions for the positive equilibrium of a system modeling cell dynamics in leukemia
(Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2012)
A distributed delay system with static nonlinearity has been considered in the literature to study the cell dynamics in leukemia. In this chapter local asymptotic stability conditions are derived for the positive equilibrium ...
Designing for an ageing population: Residential preferences of the turkish older people to age in place
(Springer-Verlag London Ltd, 2008)
Achieving inclusion in public spaces: A shopping mall case study
(Springer, London, 2012)
Social meta-learning: Learning how to make use of others as a resource for learning
(IOS Press, 2014)
While there is general consensus that robust forms of social learning enable the possibility of human cultural evolution, the specific nature, origins, and development of such learning mechanisms remains an open issue. The ...
Mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR), aging, neuroscience, and their association with aging-related diseases
(Elsevier Inc., 2016)
Normal aging is accompanied by cognitive impairment with subtle cellular and molecular changes in the brain, whereas, pathological brain aging manifests as severe behavioral impairments with cellular pathology. Understanding ...
Courts in semi-democratic/authoritarian regimes: the judicialization of Turkish (and Iranian) politics
(Cambridge University Press, 2008)
Turkey is not a typical authoritarian or democratic regime. For much of the past six decades Turkey has held regular multiparty and reasonably free and fair elections. Power has changed hands numerous times, and governments ...