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    • Constructed service : gendered discourses across the United States military 

      Weinstein, Sarah F. (University of St Andrews, 2013-11-30) - Thesis
      The status of female service members in the United States military evolved significantly during the years between 2001 and 2013 due primarily to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the changing nature of warfare, and military ...
    • 'Demonising discourse' : the Traveller Community's struggle against the elite voice of RTE 

      Leahy, Sharon (2014-11-01) - Journal article
      As the Irish Government introduces a selection of changes to home defence law, through the Criminal Law (Defence and Dwelling) Act 2011, the Traveller Community, and the Ward-Nally case in particular, are regrettable ...
    • Nest building, the forgotten behaviour 

      Guillette, Lauren Mary; Healy, Susan Denise (2015-12) - Journal article
      In the last decade tool manufacture in birds has transformed the landscape of animal cognition. As tool manufacture, however, is rare and practised by species that are not commonplace it is not a particularly useful model ...
    • Physical cognition : birds learn the structural efficacy of nest material 

      Bailey, Ida Elizabeth; Morgan, Kate; Bertin, Marion; Meddle, Simone L.; Healy, Susan Denise (2014-06) - Journal article
      It is generally assumed that birds’ choice of structurally suitable materials for nest building is genetically predetermined. Here, we tested that assumption by investigating whether experience affected male zebra finches’ ...