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An introduction to the special issue - Housing in hard times: marginality, inequality and class : (Special Issue Editors)
(2013) - Journal item
‘Housing in Hard Times’ was the theme of the Housing Studies Association annual conference in April 2011. The papers featured in this special issue are drawn from that conference. They examine the uneven impact of economic ...
The geology of Ben Nevis, South-west Highlands, Scotland
(University of St Andrews, 1994) - Thesis
The Ben Nevis volcanic-plutonic Complex was intruded into garnet grade Precambrian metasediments in the Southwest Highlands of Scotland towards the end of the Caledonian Orogeny. A variety of techniques have been applied ...
Scottish late-glacial moraines: debris supply, genesis and significance
(University of St Andrews, 1991) - Thesis
A variety of moraine forms were deposited by glaciers during the Loch Lomond Stadial. Study of such moraines and related landforms provides a valuable source of data on patterns of landscape evolution and climatic change. ...
A study of the anchizone-epizone metamorphic transition
(University of St Andrews, 1990-07) - Thesis
The offshore Karoo Supergroup (+2 km thick) of the Seychelles has been divided into five members based mainly on sandstone/mudstone development as revealed by wireline logs and lithological samples. The four lower members ...
What a difference a stochastic process makes : epidemiological-based real options models of optimal treatment of disease
(2018-07) - Journal article
The real options approach has been used within environmental economics to investigate the impact of uncertainty on the optimal timing of control measures to minimise the impacts of invasive species, including pests and ...
Mineralogy, petrology and geochemistry of some zoned diorite complexes in Scotland
(University of St Andrews, 1986-07) - Thesis
This study is an investigation into the nature and causes of petrological zonation in calc-alkaline diorite-granite plutons from the Newer granites of the Caledonian orogeny in Scotland. Six plutons were used for the study, ...
Changes in Timor Strait hydrology and thermocline structure during the past 130 ka
(2016-11-15) - Journal article
Paleostudies of the Indonesian Throughflow (ITF) are largely based on temperature and salinity reconstructions of its near surface component, whereas the variability of its lower thermocline flow has rarely been investigated. ...
Neighborhood decline and the economic crisis : an introduction
(2016) - Journal article
Urban neighborhoods are still important in the lives of its residents. Therefore, it is important to find out how the recent global financial and economic crisis affects these neighborhoods. Which types of neighborhoods ...
Plausible microbial metabolisms on Mars
(2013) - Journal article
Sophie L Nixon, Claire R Cousins and Charles S Cockell explore the possible ways in which any Martian life could get energy.
Does area regeneration improve residents' health and well-being?
(University of St Andrews, 2014-06-25) - Thesis
This thesis investigates the implications of area-based regeneration for residents’ health and well-being. The last three decades have seen significant investment in area-based initiatives in the UK to regenerate declining ...