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This is the official institutional research repository for the University of St Andrews. The repository contains electronic theses and research publications including articles, conference proceedings, working papers and some research monographs. It also contains material and publications affiliated to the University and arising from specific projects. Full text content is provided for all research publications in the repository, and wherever possible (following embargoes) for electronic theses.
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(University of St Andrews, 2019-06-26) - ThesisIn 2014, the pyrronazols, a family of closely related natural products were isolated from a soil dwelling myxobacteria, Nannocystis pusilla strain Ari7. The family represent a novel structural class of secondary metabolites, ...
Effect of violence and other social indicators on formidability preferences for male faces in Colombia (University of St Andrews, 2019-06-28) - ThesisFacial preferences have been studied in the context of variation in health, media access, education and environmental harshness. This thesis explored the potential influence of violence which has been largely neglected in ...
Cultural specific phenomena in classical Arabic phraseology : a case study on the works of Ibn al-Khaṭīb (University of St Andrews, 2019-06-27) - ThesisThe thesis is a study on classical Arabic phraseology on the basis of prose works by Lisān ad-Dīn Ibn al-Khaṭīb (d. 776/1374). It reinvestigates the linguistic concept of a phraseme from a theoretical perspective and adopts ...
Assessing time series models for forecasting international migration : lessons from the United Kingdom (2019-03-22) - Journal articleMigration is one of the most unpredictable demographic processes. The aim of this article is to provide a blueprint for assessing various possible forecasting approaches in order to help safeguard producers and users of ...
(University of St Andrews, 2019-06-26) - Thesis