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  • publication . Article . 2015
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Cara L. Booker; Anne McMunn;
    Publisher: Elsevier BV
    Project: SSHRC , CIHR , RCUK | Wellbeing and participati... (MC_UU_12019/5)

    AbstractThis study addresses the question of de-standardized life courses from a gender perspective. Multi-channel sequence analysis is used to characterise the domains of work, partnership and parenthood in combination across the adult life courses of three birth cohor...

  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2013
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Elizabeth Saewyc; John Oliffe;
    Publisher: Elsevier Ltd.
    Project: SSHRC , CIHR

    AbstractYoung men can have an uncomfortable relationship with grief. Socially constructed masculine ideals dictate that men be stoic in the aftermath of loss, most often expressing their sadness and despair as anger. Perhaps because of alignment to such masculine ideals...

  • publication . Other literature type . Article . 2012
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Charles, Anthony;
    Publisher: Elsevier BV
    Project: SSHRC , NSERC

    This article explores several key ingredients for successful and sustainable interactions of people and oceans, based on an integrative social–ecological systems perspective. Several key themes are examined: governance and decision-making, livelihoods and well-being, an...

  • publication . Article . 2012
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Kundhi, Gubhinder; Rilstone, Paul;
    Publisher: Elsevier Inc.
    Project: SSHRC

    AbstractFinite sample approximations for the distribution functions of Generalized Empirical Likelihood (GEL) are derived using Edgeworth expansions. The analytical results obtained are shown to apply to most of the common extremum estimators used in applied work in an ...

  • publication . Other literature type . Article . Preprint . 2014
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Bennett, Nathan James; Dearden, Philip;
    Publisher: Elsevier BV
    Project: SSHRC

    <p>Conservation success is often predicated on local support for conservation which is strongly influenced by perceptions of the impacts that are experienced by local communities and opinions of management and governance. Marine protected areas (MPAs) are effective cons...

  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2015
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Labonté-LeMoyne, Élise; Santhanam, Radhika; Léger, Pierre-Majorique; Courtemanche, François; Fredette, Marc; Sénécal, Sylvain;
    Publisher: Elsevier BV
    Project: NSERC , SSHRC

    Walking while working with the use of a treadmill desk has a beneficial delayed effect on attention and memory.Participants who walked perceived themselves to be more attentive.Neurophysiological measures demonstrated increased attention and memory after walking. The tr...

  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2015
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Lori McCay-Peet;
    Publisher: Elsevier BV
    Project: SSHRC

    We developed a three-factor scale to measure a serendipitous digital environment.Type of digital environment (e.g. social media, database) may influence serendipity.Digital environment characteristics such as trigger-rich may influence serendipity.Individual differences...

  • publication . Research . Article . 2015
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Carrasco, Marine; Tchuente, Guy;
    Publisher: Canterbury: University of Kent, School of Economics
    Project: SSHRC

    AbstractThe use of many moment conditions improves the asymptotic efficiency of the instrumental variables estimators. However, in finite samples, the inclusion of an excessive number of moments increases the bias. To solve this problem, we propose regularized versions ...

  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2015
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Virpi Timonen; W Ben Mortenson;
    Publisher: Elsevier Inc.
    Project: SSHRC

    Abstract Loneliness and depression are serious mental health concerns across the spectrum of residential care, from nursing homes to assisted and retirement living. Psychosocial care provided to residents to address these concerns is typically based on a long-standing t...

  • publication . Article . 2015
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Ingrid J. Pickering; Graham George;
    Publisher: Elsevier BV
    Project: NSERC , SSHRC , CIHR

    A mass spectroscopic analysis of bone samples from 17 individuals once buried in a Royal Naval Hospital cemetery (1793–1822) in Antigua revealed a high level of mercury (Hg) in one individual. While the toxic properties of Hg are now recognized, this metal was used for ...

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