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  • Beyond 'La dolce vita': Bourdieu, market heteronomy and cultural homogeneity 

    Thorpe, Christopher (SAGE, 2009-03)
    This article takes the main arguments made by Bourdieu in his late work On Television and Journalism and applies them to the empirical case of the production of discursive visions of Italy and the Italians in Britain from ...
  • A comparative analysis of graduate employment prospects in European labour markets: a study of graduate recruitment in four countries 

    Branine, Mohamed; Avramenko, Alex (John Wiley & Sons, 2015-08-19)
    The aim of this paper is to provide a comparative analysis of higher education and the graduate labour markets in selected European countries (France, Germany, Spain and United Kingdom) in the context of the expectations ...
  • Control of subsidiaries of MNCs from emerging economies in developed countries: the case of Taiwanese MNCs in the UK 

    Chang, Yi-Ying; Mellahi, Kamel; Wilkinson, Adrian (Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2009-01)
    There has been considerable research over the past few decades on the process through which headquarters of multinationals from developed economies exercise control over their network of subsidiaries in foreign countries. ...
  • The EU legal framework on trafficking in human beings: where to from here – the UK perspective 

    O'Neill, Maria (UACES, 2011)
    The European Union (EU)’s current provisions on the trafficking in human beings (THB) are provided for, inter alia, in Council Framework Decision 2002/629/JHA. The Council of Europe have more recent provisions in this area, ...
  • The impact of social support on student athletes' satisfaction in individual sports 

    Rhind, Daniel; Jowett, Sophia; Lorimer, Ross (Maney Publishing, 2011-04-01)
    This study investigated the relationship between student athletes' perceived social support and their level of satisfaction. The main effect model of social support was tested as well as the moderating effect of competitive ...
  • Race, empire and the British-American "special relationship" in the Obama era 

    Winter, Aaron (PIE Peter Lang, 2012)
    With the election of Barack Obama, much attention in Europe has focused on the possibility of the return of the good transatlantic relations that characterised the post-war period and was seriously damaged under Bush’s war ...
  • SWARD: decision support processes for the UK water industry 

    Butler, D.; Jowitt, P.; Ashley, R.; Blackwood, David J.; Davies, J.; Oltean-Dumbrava, C.; McIlkenny, G.; Foxon, T.; Gilmour, Daniel J.; Smith, H.; Cavill, S.; Leach, M.; Pearson, P.; Gouda, H.; Samson, W.; Souter, N.; Hendry, S.; Moir, James; Bouchart, F. (Emerald, 2003)
    In industrialised countries water service providers (WSPs) must provide an appropriate level of service with an acceptable performance at an acceptable cost to customers. In the UK a move towards sustainable development ...
  • Urban 

    Davies, Linda; Kwiatkowski, Lester; Gaston, Kevin J.; Beck, Helen; Brett, Hope; Batty, Michael; Scholes, Lian; Wade, Rebecca; Sheate, William R.; Sadler, Jon; Perino, Grischa; Andrews, Barnaby; Kontoleon, Andreas; Bateman, Ian; Harris, Jim A.; Burgess, Paul; Cooper, Nigel; Evans, Simon; Lyme, Samantha; McKay, Hazel I.; Metcalfe, Robert; Rogers, Kenton; Simpson, Lucy; Winn, Jonathan (UNEP-WCMC, 2011)
  • What parents think: children and healthy eating 

    Kelly, James; Turner, Jason J.; McKenna, Kirsty (Emerald, 2006)
    Abstract: Purpose – Aims to investigate parental perspectives of the influence of the media, peers and parents on a child's perceptions of healthy food products. Design/methodology/approach – Quantitative analysis was ...
  • Willis and the generic turn in nursing 

    Ion, Robin M.; Lauder, W. (Elsevier, 2015-04-11)
    Over the past months a series of articles in the journal have drawn attention to concerns about aspects of the quality of nursing care in the UK (Paley, 2013; Darbyshire, 2013; Rolfe and Gardner, 2014; Roberts and Ion, ...