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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 ...
Marlowe and the Greeks
(2013) - Journal article
Marlowe's combination of lyric violence with a spirit of irony and scepticism has always seemed somewhat paradoxical, but we may find an explanation for it in his debt to Greek. Greek language learning developed in England ...
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 ...
Embodied metaphors and emotions in the moralization of restrained eating practices
(2013-05) - Journal article
Moralization is the process whereby preferences are converted to values (Rozin, 1999). Two studies used an embodied metaphor approach, in which moral metaphors are grounded in one’s sense of physical cleanliness, to ...
Categories, concepts, and calls : auditory perceptual mechanisms and cognitive abilities across different types of birds.
(Acoustical Society of America, 2013-06) - Conference item
Although involving different animals, preparations, and objectives, our laboratories (Sturdy's and Cook's) are mutually interested in category perception and concept formation. The Sturdy laboratory has a history of studying ...
Scottish medieval parish churches : the evidence from the dioceses of Dunblane and Dunkeld
(2010-02) - Journal article
An account of a research project into the architectural and historical evidence for the survival of medieval fabric in the parish churches of the dioceses of Dunblane and Dunkeld.
Echoes of Aldrovandi : notes on an illustrated album from the Natural History Museum in London
(Bononia University Press, 2018-02-06) - Conference item
This work focuses on an early modern album of bird illustrations currently held at the Natural History Museum in London: Raccolta di Uccelli fatta da Giovanni da Udine Scolare di Raffaelle Sanzio da Urbino (88 f B). ...
The concreteness of concrete art
(2015) - Journal article
An analysis of the use of the term 'concrete' in twentieth-century art.
A Calendar of Happenings : Allan Kaprow, counter-chronologies and cataloguing performance, c. 1970
(2016-06-01) - Journal article
The fear of aesthetics in art and literary theory
(2017) - Journal article
Is aesthetics, as has recently been claimed, now able to meet the accusations often levelled against it? This essay examines counters to three of the most common: that aesthetics is based around overly narrow conceptions ...