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A cross-taxonomic index for quantifying the health of farmland biodiversity
1. The development of sustainable, multi-functional agricultural systems involves reconciling the needs of agricultural production with the objectives for environmental protection, including biodiversity conservation. ...
The Third Wittgenstein Conference
Pugilists and Greasepaint : Theatrical Encounters with a Bare-knuckle Fighter and Pantomime Clown
One of the advantages of the key-wording of entries in the new British Library Manuscript Catalogue is that it facilitates the identification of plays dealing with particular issues or events. It thus allows us to build ...
Pollination biology of fruit-bearing hedgerow plants and the role of flower-visiting insects in fruit-set
In the UK, the flowers of fruit-bearing hedgerow plants provide a succession of pollen and nectar for flower-visiting insects for much of the year. The fruits of hedgerow plants are a source of winter food for frugivorous ...
Le Paradoxe de l’incertitiude : Quand moins signife plus
Le récent écroulement de Wall Street et d’autres places financières illustre le revers de la médaille des opportunités et des potentialités. Le 29 septembre 2008, à la suite de quelques liquidations mineures dans les bourses ...
Manuel Ocana likes it on the rocks.
A brief report on a new housing complex of 53 apartments in the town of Ocana in the province of Toledo, designed by architect Manuel Ocana and taking its inspiration from the 'Hanging Houses' of the walled town of Cuenca, ...
The Direction of Union Mergers in the United States : The Rise of Conglomerate Unionism
Trade union mergers have become common throughout the industrial world. In the United States, since the late 1970s, these have become increasingly multi-jurisdictional. Beginning in the 1990s, the trend has been dominated ...
The LABOCA Survey of the Extended Chandra Deep Field South
We present a sensitive 870 micron survey of the Extended Chandra Deep Field South (ECDFS) using LABOCA on the APEX telescope. The LABOCA ECDFS Submillimetre Survey (LESS) covers the full 30' x 30' field size of the ECDFS ...
Fast Girls, Foreigners and GIs : An Exploration of the Discursive Strategies Through Which the Status of Pre-Marital (Hetero) sexual Ignorance and Restraint Was Upheld During the Second World War
This paper explores contradictions within qualitative data gathered among women and men whose young adulthood coincided with the Second World War. These data were generated as part of an ESRC-funded project which investigated ...