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The palazzo, collections, and musical patronage of Niccolò Gaddi (1536-1591)
(2017-07-01) - Journal article
This article examines the collection of musical instruments and music books (both published editions and manuscripts) belonging to the Florentine Niccolò di Sinibaldo Gaddi. One of the greatest collectors and patrons of ...
Ladies, gentlemen, and scientific publication at the Royal Society, 1945-1990
(2018-06-27) - Journal article
This paper extends the scholarship on gender and scientific authorship by exploring women’s involvement in editorial decision-making. Prior to 1945, women scientists could submit their work to the journals of the Royal ...
Exhibition review : Tightrope - Elias Sime (Addis Ababa, 2013)
(2014) - Journal item
Close looking and conviction
(2017-02) - Journal article
This article offers theoretical and practical reflections on the operations involved in description and interpretation based on ‘close looking’. Explanations are given of the necessary appeal to contexts of origin or ...
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 ...
Histories of the self : Anne-Lois Girodet and the Trioson portrait series
(2019) - Journal article
Between 1797 and 1804, the French artist Anne-Louis Girodet-Trioson produced a series of portraits depicting a young boy, the son of the artist’s mentor Benoît-François Trioson. The paintings chart the development of a ...
Pesticides and bees : ecological-economic modelling of bee populations on farmland
(2017-09-24) - Journal article
Production of insect-pollinated crops typically relies on both pesticide use and pollination, leading to a potential conflict between these two inputs. In this paper we combine ecological modelling with economic analysis ...
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 ...
The parent analogy: a reassessment
(2017-08) - Journal article
According to the parent analogy, as a caretaker’s goodness, ability and intelligence increase, the likelihood that the caretaker will make arrangements for the attainment of future goods that are unnoticed or underappreciated ...
Paul and the Servant(s) : Isa 49,6 in Acts 13,47
(2013) - Journal article