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The impact of the Security Council on the efficacy of the International Criminal Court and the responsibility to protect
(2015-03) - Journal article
This article argues that the manner in which the Security Council inhibits the consistent application of the Responsibility to Protect (R2P) and International Criminal Court (ICC) referrals reinforces their power in the ...
A characterization of risk-neutral and ambiguity-averse behavior
(University of St Andrews, 2015-12-09) - Working or discussion paper
This paper studies a decision maker who chooses monetary bets/investment portfolios under pure uncertainty. Necessary and sufficient conditions on his preferences over these objects are provided for his choice behavior to ...
The concreteness of concrete art
(2015) - Journal article
An analysis of the use of the term 'concrete' in twentieth-century art.
Hybrid swarms : catalysts for multiple evolutionary events in Senecio in the British Isles
(2015-06-07) - Journal article
Background: Introgressive hybridisation is an evolutionary catalyst producing novel variants able to explore new ecological niches and evolve as new hybrid taxa. However, the role of ‘hybrid swarms’ – highly variable ...
How Greek was Paul's Eschatology?
(2015-04) - Journal article
Theology without idolatry or violence
(2015-02) - Journal article
Holmium hafnate : an emerging electronic device material
(2015-03-16) - Journal article
We report structural, optical, charge transport, and temperature properties as well as the frequency dependence of the dielectric constant of Ho2Hf2O7 (HHO) which make this material desirable as an alternative high-k ...
The Virtual Museums of Caen : a case study on modes of representation of digital historical content
(IEEE, 2015-09-28) - Conference item
In the early 19th Century much of the Strath of Kildonan was cleared of its people who were replaced by sheep farming. This pattern was repeated across the Scottish Highlands. In 2013 Timespan, Helmsdale Heritage and Arts ...
Performance and user experience of touchscreen and gesture keyboards in a lab setting and in the wild
(ACM, 2015-04-18) - Conference item
We study the performance and user experience of two popular mainstream mobile text entry methods: the Smart Touch Keyboard (STK) and the Smart Gesture Keyboard (SGK). Our first study is a lab-based ten-session text entry ...
A parametric spectral model for texture-based salience
(Springer, 2015) - Conference item
We present a novel saliency mechanism based on texture. Local texture at each pixel is characterised by the 2D spectrum obtained from oriented Gabor filters. We then apply a parametric model and describe the texture at ...