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Market Place : Food Quarters, Design and Urban Renewal in London
(Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2012-12)
The book explores the revitalisation of food market centred space in social process and urban design terms in contemporary London
Big data and their epistemological challenge [editor letter]
It is estimated that humanity accumulated 180 EB of data between the invention of writing and 2006. Between 2006 and 2011, the total grew ten times and reached 1,600 EB. This figure is now expected to grow fourfold ...
Predicting Successful Introduction of Novel Fruit to Preschool Children
Background: Few children eat sufficient fruits and vegetables despite their established health benefits. The feeding practices used by parents when introducing novel foods to their children, and their efficacy, require ...
How Does the British Snowman Work? : The Disruptive Characteristic of British Snow
(LIT Verlag, 2012-12)
Bank Competition, Lending Relationships and Firm Default Risk : An Investigation of Italian SMEs
Building on the literature relating to bank market structure and on the research analysing costs and benefits of concentrated credit relationships, this article aims to empirically assess whether, and to what extent, local ...
The potential for online peer assessment : reflections from two modules
The work described in this presentation relates to the evolution of peer assessment in first year undergraduate students in Life Sciences and Computer Science at the University of Hertfordshire. The objective of this ...
Trade union responses to migrant workers from the 'new Europe' : a three sector comparison in Norway, Germany and the UK
This article compares trade union strategies towards migrant workers from the ‘new Europe’. The analysis focuses on three sectors in the UK, Norway and Germany. We conclude that trade union responses to these migrant workers ...
The properties of the star-forming interstellar medium at z=0.8-2.2 from HiZELS II : star formation and clump scaling laws in gas-rich, turbulent disks
We present adaptive optics assisted integral field spectroscopy of nine Ha-selected galaxies at z = 0.84-2.23 drawn from the HiZELS narrowband survey. Our observations map the kinematics of these star-forming galaxies on ...
Food security and food sustainability : reformulating the debate
The notion of food security has an important history as a key concept for 20th-century policymakers. Two overarching perspectives on food security are identified. One centred on raising production as the core answer to ...