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  • Angelology in situ : recovering higher-order beings as emblems of transcendence, immanence and imagination 

    Potter, Dylan D. (University of St Andrews, 2011-06-21) - Thesis
    The aim of this study is twofold: to identify the theological purpose underlying the depiction of angels at certain key points in the history of their use, and to explore how far that deeper theological rationale can be ...
  • The Anglo-Saxon and Irish ideal of the Ciuitas, c. 500-1050 

    Maddox, Melanie C. (University of St Andrews, 2010-06-24) - Thesis
    This thesis examines the ideal of the Anglo-Saxon and Irish ciuitas, c. 500-1050, by considering what Anglo-Saxon and Irish ecclesiastics understood a ciuitas to be, how they used the term in their own writings and what ...
  • Anglo-Saxonism in nineteenth-century poetry 

    Jones, Chris (2010-05-04) - Journal article
    This article essays the first survey of nineteenth-century poetry that imitates, alludes to, or draws on, theories about Anglo-Saxon language and/or literature. Criticism has so far overlooked such a field as forming a ...
  • Anhydrides as α,β-unsaturated acyl ammonium precursors : isothiourea-promoted catalytic asymmetric annulation processes 

    Robinson, Emily R. T.; Fallan, Charlene; Simal, Carmen; Slawin, Alexandra M. Z.; Smith, Andrew D. (2013) - Journal article
    The asymmetric annulation of a range of alpha,beta-unsaturated acyl ammonium intermediates, formed from isothiourea HBTM 2.1 and anhydrides with either 1,3-dicarbonyls, beta-ketoesters or azaaryl ketones gives either ...
  • Animal population estimation using mark-recapture and plant-capture 

    Gormley, Richard (University of St Andrews, 2012) - Thesis
    Mark-recapture is a method of population estimation that involves capturing a number of animals from a population of unknown size on several occasions, and marking those animals that are caught each time. By observing ...
  • Animal rights and environmental terrorism 

    Cooke, Steve (Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence, University of St Andrews, 2013-09-24) - Journal article
    Many paradigmatic forms of animal rights and environmental activism have been classed as terrorism both in popular discourse and in law. This paper argues that the labelling of many violent forms of direct action carried ...
  • Animal similes and creativity in the 'Posthomerica' of Quintus of Smyrna 

    Spinoula, Barbara (2008) - Thesis
    This thesis examines the similes of wild animals in the third century epic poem Posthomerica, of Quintus of Smyrna. The similes are studied in both inter-textual and textual levels. The former approach discusses ...
  • Annelid Distal-less/Dlx duplications reveal varied post-duplication fates 

    McDougall, Carmel; Korchagina, Natalia; Tobin, Johnathan; Ferrier, David Ellard Keith (2011-08-16) - Journal article
    Background: Dlx (Distal-less) genes have various developmental roles and are widespread throughout the animal kingdom, usually occurring as single copy genes in non-chordates and as multiple copies in most chordate genomes. ...
  • Annex 3 : summary report of facilitated events and aviation site visits 

    Sustainable Development Commission (Sustainable Development Commission, 2008-02-28) - Report
    This annex outlines the results of the Sustainable Development Commission and Institute for Public Policy Research stakeholder assessment events on 12th December, 30th January and 28th February, in addition to case studies ...
  • Annual report 2013-2014 

    University of St Andrews. Library (University of St Andrews, 2015-01) - Report
    The Library's annual report for 2013-2014 highlights the range of activity across the library. The report covers notable new print and electronic acquisitions, events, changes to the library space, support for the preservation ...
  • Annual report 2010-2011 

    University of St Andrews. Library (University of St Andrews, 2012-01) - Report
    The Library's annual report for 2010-2011 covers notable new print and electronic acquisitions, progress with the Redevelopment project, events and staff activities over the past year.
  • Annual report 2011-2012 

    University of St Andrews. Library (University of St Andrews, 2013-02) - Report
    The Library's annual report for 2011-2012 highlights the redevelopment of the Main Library and changes to Library services. The report also covers notable new print and electronic acquisitions, events and staff activities ...
  • Annual report on the implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No 812/2004 during 2014 

    Northridge, Simon; Kingston, Al; Thomas, Len (European Commission, 2015-06-01) - Report
  • Anomalies of a nonequilibrium spinor polariton condensate in a magnetic field 

    Fischer, J.; Brodbeck, S.; Chernenko, A. V.; Lederer, I.; Rahimi-Iman, A.; Amthor, M.; Kulakovskii, V. D.; Worschech, L.; Kamp, M.; Durnev, M.; Schneider, C.; Kavokin, A. V.; Hoefling, S. (2014-03-06) - Journal article
    We observe a strong variation of the Zeeman splitting of exciton polaritons in microcavities when switching between the linear regime, the polariton lasing, and photon lasing regimes. In the polariton lasing regime the ...
  • Anomalous change in dielectric constant of CaCu3Ti4O12 under violet-to-ultraviolet irradiation 

    Masingboon, C.; Eknapakul, T.; Suwanwong, S.; Buaphet, P.; Nakajima, H.; Mo, S. -K.; Thongbai, P.; King, P. D. C.; Maensiri, S.; Meevasana, W. (2013-05-20) - Journal article
    The influence of light illumination on the dielectric constant of CaCu3Ti4O12 (CCTO) polycrystals is studied in this work. When exposed to 405-nm laser light, a reversible enhancement in the room temperature capacitance ...
  • Anomalous change in leakage and displacement currents after electrical poling on lead-free ferroelectric ceramics 

    Borkar, H.; Tomar, M.; Gupta, V.; Scott, James Floyd; Kumar, A. (2015-09-21) - Journal article
    We report the polarization, displacement current, and leakage current behavior of a trivalent nonpolar cation (Al3+) substituted lead free ferroelectric (Na0.46Bi0.46-xAlxBa0.08)TiO3 (NBAT-BT) (x = 0, 0.05, 0.07 and 0.10) ...
  • The answering machine paradox 

    Gudmundsson, David (University of St Andrews, 2012) - Thesis
    The answering machine paradox has relatively recently sparked some debate regarding Kaplan’s Demonstrative (1977). A popular approach to solve the answering machine paradox has been to reject Kaplan’s proper context ...
  • Antarctic sea ice control on ocean circulation in present and glacial climates 

    Ferrari, Raffaele; Jansen, Malte F.; Adkins, Jess F.; Burke, Andrea; Stewart, Andrew L.; Thompson, Andrew F. (2014-06-17) - Journal article
    In the modern climate, the ocean below 2 km is mainly filled by waters sinking into the abyss around Antarctica and in the North Atlantic. Paleoproxies indicate that waters of North Atlantic origin were instead absent below ...
  • Antenatal corticosteroids to reduce preterm deaths in low-income settings 

    Lawn, Joy E.; Segre, Joel; Barker, Pierre; Smith, Jeffrey; De La Torre, Irene; Stones, William (2014-08) - Journal item
  • Anthony Richards, Peter Fussey and Andrew Silke (eds.). Terrorism and the Olympics: major event security and lessons for the future 

    Hand, Robert W. (Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence, University of St Andrews, 2012-07-10) - Book review
    Routledge: Oxon UK, 2011. pp. 243. Hardcover: £68.50-£81.00. ISBN: 978–0–415–49939–2. Paperback (Avail. 1 Apr 2012): £24.95. Amazon Kindle: £56.52. Reviewed by Robert W. Hand University of Aberdeen Istanbul, Turkey