CiteWeb

WorldWeb citation database

Publications in 2013

Page 1
The Satisfaction with Life Scale

This article reports the development and validation of a scale to measure global life satisfaction, the Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS). Among the various components of subjective well-being, the SWLS is narrowly focused to assess global life satisfaction...

A Simple Sequentially Rejective Multiple Test Procedure

This paper presents a simple and widely ap- plicable multiple test procedure of the sequentially rejective type, i.e. hypotheses are rejected one at a tine until no further rejections can be done. It is shown that the test has a prescribed level of significance...

Principles of biomedical ethics

Tom L. Beauchamp, James F. Childress

Independent component analysis

Independent component models have gained increasing interest in various fields of applications in recent years. The basic independent component model is a semiparametric model assuming that a p-variate observed random vector is a linear transformation...

Fuzzy Set Theory - and Its Applications

Fuzzy Set Theory - And Its Applications, Third Edition is a textbook for courses in fuzzy set theory. It can also be used as an introduction to the subject. The character of a textbook is balanced with the dynamic nature of the research in the field by...

An algorithm for suffix stripping

The automatic removal of suffixes from words in English is of particular interest in the field of information retrieval. An algorithm for suffix stripping is described, which has been implemented as a short, fast program in BCPL. Although simple, it performs...

Nonlinear Programming: Theory and Algorithms

COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE OF NONLINEAR PROGRAMMING THEORY AND ALGORITHMS, THOROUGHLY REVISED AND EXPANDED"Nonlinear Programming: Theory and Algorithms"--now in an extensively updated Third Edition--addresses the problem of optimizing an objective function...

Cancer statistics, 2013†

Each year, the American Cancer Society estimates the numbers of new cancer cases and deaths expected in the United States in the current year and compiles the most recent data on cancer incidence, mortality, and survival based on incidence data from the...

The FIFTH DISCIPLINE

Learning is now widely accepted as the currency of survival in an era of constant change. Many businesses, however, are struggling to learn how to learn. The cultural and structural issues they need to confront in order to acquire the flexibility and...

Evolving to a New Dominant Logic for Marketing

Marketing inherited a model of exchange from economics, which had a dominant logic based on the exchange of “goods,” which usually are manufactured output. The dominant logic focused on tangible resources, embedded value, and transactions. Over the...

Subjective Well-Being: Three Decades of Progress

W. Wilson's (1967) review of the area of subjective well-being (SWB) advanced several conclusions regarding those who report high levels of "happiness." A number of his conclusions have been overturned: youth and modest aspirations no longer are seen...

A Service Quality Model and its Marketing Implications

Proposes to develop a service quality model, based on test of a sample of business executives, which describes how the quality of services is perceived by customers. Looks at its marketing implications, in which functional quality is seen to be a very...

Business research methods

William G. Zikmund

Regression Analysis of Count Data

Students in both social and natural sciences often seek regression methods to explain the frequency of events, such as visits to a doctor, auto accidents, or new patents awarded. This book, now in its second edition, provides the most comprehensive and...

Cognitive, Emotional, and Sociocultural Processes in Consumption

This article examines deliberative, emotional, and sociocultural processes in consumption. The authors draw upon basic processes from two leading theories in social psychology, the theory of planned behavior (TPB) and the model of goal-directed behavior...

A thousand plateaus : capitalism and schizophrenia

Gilles Deleuze, Félix Guattari, Brian Massumi

Multinational enterprises and the global economy

This is the second edition of the celebrated volume by Professor John H. Dunning, first published in 1993, which has now been not only updated but also enriched with the addition of a number of new topics. This addition was not least due to the expertise...

Planck 2013 results. XVI. Cosmological parameters

This paper presents the first cosmological results based on Planck measurements of the cosmic microwave background (CMB) temperature and lensing-potential power spectra. We find that the Planck spectra at high multipoles (l greater than or similar to...

Stochastic geometry and its applications

Stochastic geometry and its applications

The Global City

Saskia Sassen

Review of the Satisfaction with Life Scale

The Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS) was developed to assess satisfaction with the respondent's life as a whole. The scale does not assess satisfaction with life domainssuch as health or finances but allows subjects to integrate and weight these domains...

The Job Demands‐Resources model: state of the art

Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to give a state‐of‐the art overview of the Job Demands‐Resources (JD‐R) modelDesign/methodology/approach – The strengths and weaknesses of the demand‐control model and the effort‐reward imbalance...

2013 ESH/ESC guidelines for the management of arterial hypertension: the task force for the management of arterial hypertension of the European Society of Hypertension (ESH) and of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)

Because of new evidence on several diagnostic and therapeutic aspects of hypertension, the present guidelines differ in many respects from the previous ones. Some of the most important differences are listed below: 1. Epidemiological data on hypertension...

Supply Chain Management: Implementation Issues and Research Opportunities

In 1998, the Council of Logistics Management modified the definition of logistics to indicate that logistics is a subset of supply chain management and that the two terms are not synonymous. Now that this difference has been recognized by the premier...

Particulate Air Pollution as a Predictor of Mortality in a Prospective Study of U.S. Adults

Time-series, cross-sectional, and prospective cohort studies have observed associations between mortal­ ity and particulate air pollution but have been limited by ecologic design or small number of subjects or study areas. The present study evaluates...

Basic principles of curriculum and instruction

Ralph W. Tyler, Peter S. Hlebowitsh

SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT -- MORE THAN A NEW NAME FOR LOGISTICS

Practitioners and educators have variously addressed the concept of supply chain management (SCM) as an extension of logistics, the same as logistics, or as an all‐encompassing approach to business integration. Based on a review of the literature and...

Fundamentals of Modern VLSI Devices

Learn the basic properties and designs of modern VLSI devices, as well as the factors affecting performance, with this thoroughly updated second edition. The first edition has been widely adopted as a standard textbook in microelectronics in many major...

2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure A Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines

Clyde W. Yancy, Mariell Jessup, Biykem Bozkurt, Javed Butler, Donald E. Casey, Mark H. Drazner, Gregg C. Fonarow, Stephen A. Geraci, Tamara B. Horwich, James L. Januzzi, Maryl R. Johnson, Edward K. Kasper, Frederick A. Masoudi, Patrick E. McBride, John J.V. McMurray, Judith E. Mitchell, Pamela N. Peterson, Barbara Riegel, Lynne Warner Stevenson, W.H. Wilson Tang, Emily J. Tsai, Bruce L. Wilkoff

Real-time human pose recognition in parts from single depth images

We propose a new method to quickly and accurately predict human pose---the 3D positions of body joints---from a single depth image, without depending on information from preceding frames. Our approach is strongly rooted in current object recognition strategies....

NINE-YEAR WILKINSON MICROWAVE ANISOTROPY PROBE (WMAP) OBSERVATIONS: COSMOLOGICAL PARAMETER RESULTS

We present cosmological parameter constraints based on the nal nine-year WMAP data, in conjunction with a number of additional cosmological data sets. The WMAP data alone, and in combination, continue to be remarkably well t by a six-parameter CDM model....

RNA-Guided Human Genome Engineering via Cas9

Clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats (CRISPR) function as part of an adaptive immune system in a range of prokaryotes: Invading phage and plasmid DNA is targeted for cleavage by complementary CRISPR RNAs (crRNAs) bound to a CRISPR-associated...

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is perceived as the leading international body for the assessment of climate change. In the 23 years since its founding, it has become a key framework for the exchange of scientific dialogue on climate...

Choice by iterative search

When making choices, decision makers often either lack information about alternatives or lack the cognitive capacity to analyze every alternative. To capture these situations, we formulate a framework to study behavioral search by utilizing the idea of...

Obesity-Related Hormones in Low-Income Preschool-Age Children: Implications for School Readiness

Mechanisms underlying socioeconomic dis- parities in school readiness and health outcomes, particularly obesity, among preschool-aged children are complex and poorly understood. Obesity can induce changes in proteins in the circulation that contribute...

Aircraft control and simulation

Brian L. Stevens, Frank L. Lewis

The value concept and relationship marketing

The value concept is a basic constituent of relationship marketing. The ability to provide superior value to customers is a prerequisite when trying to establish and maintain long‐term customer relationships. Stresses the fact that the underlying construct...

Robot Modeling and Control

Mike Wilson, Mark W. Spong, Seth Hutchinson, M. Vidyasagar

The Mechanism of Internationalisation

The contemporary relevance of the so‐called Uppsala Internationalisation Model is discussed. This is a framework advanced by a number of Swedish colleagues describing the typical process of “going international”. Johanson and Vahlne respond to the...

Economic freedom of the world

This report uses 42 distinct variables to create an index ranking of countries around the world based on policies that encourage economic freedom, and places Australia at number 10. Executive summary The index published in Economic Freedom of the World...

Neurobiology of Learning and Memory

There is growing evidence that certain reactivation conditions restrict the onset of both the destabilization phase and the restabilization process or reconsolidation. However, it is not yet clear how changes in memory expression during the retrieval...

Modern Computer Algebra

From the Publisher:"Computer algebra systems are gaining more and more importance in all areas of science and engineering. This textbook gives a thorough introduction to the algorithmic basis of the mathematical engine in computer algebra systems." It...

Machine Learning: An Artificial Intelligence Approach

R. S. Michalski, Jaime G. Carbonell, Tom M. Mitchell

Megaprojects and Risk: An Anatomy of Ambition

Promoters of multi-billion dollar land-use development megaprojects systematically misinform parliaments, the public and the media in order to get them approved and built. This book not only explores these issues, but suggests practical solutions drawing...

A theory of disagreement in repeated games with bargaining

This paper proposes a new approach to equilibrium selection in repeated games with transfers, supposing that in each period the players bargain over how to play. Although the bargaining phase is cheap talk (following a generalized alternating-offer protocol),...

Data Preparation for Mining World Wide Web Browsing Patterns

Robert L. Cooley, Bamshad Mobasher, Jaideep Srivastava

Memory : a contribution to experimental psychology

The language of life as well as of science in attributing a memory to the mind attempts to point out the facts and their interpretation somewhat as follows: Mental states of every kind, -- sensations, feelings, ideas, -- which were at one time present...

Nivolumab plus Ipilimumab in Advanced Melanoma

Background In patients with melanoma, ipilimumab (an antibody against cytotoxic T-lymphocyte–associated antigen 4 [CTLA-4]) prolongs overall survival, and nivolumab (an antibody against the programmed death 1 [PD-1] receptor) produced durable tumor...

A polymer tandem solar cell with 10.6% power conversion efficiency

An effective way to improve polymer solar cell efficiency is to use a tandem structure, as a broader part of the spectrum of solar radiation is used and the thermalization loss of photon energy is minimized. In the past, the lack of high-performance low-bandgap...

Leading the revolution

In this interview, international strategy guru Gary Hamel explains the thinking behind his new book, Leading the Revolution. He believes that the impetus for radical change in a business must come from the ideas and energies of the people within the company,...

Digital Natives, Digital Immigrants Part 1

Part one of this paper highlights how students today think and process information fundamentally differently from their predecessors, as a result of being surrounded by new technology. The author compares these “digital natives” with the older generation...

The developing human : clinically oriented embryology

Keith L. Moore, T. V. N. Persaud, Mark G Torchia

Examining the Link between Strategic Corporate Social Responsibility and Company Performance: An Analysis of the Best Corporate Citizens

Using KLD data on the performance of 188 companies over a three-year period in seven areas of corporate social responsibility (CSR) – environment, community, corporate governance, diversity, employee relations, human rights, and product quality –...

A statistical interpretation of term specificity and its application in retrieval

The exhaustivity of document descriptions and the specificity of index terms are usually regarded as independent. It is suggested that specificity should be interpreted statistically, as a function of term use rather than of term meaning. The effects...

Isotopic Patterns in Modern Global Precipitation

Kazimierz Rozanski, Luis Araguas‐Araguas, Roberto Gonfiantini

Measuring supply chain performance

The process of choosing appropriate supply chain performance measures is difficult due to the complexity of these systems. The paper presents an overview and evaluation of the performance measures used in supply chain models and also presents a framework...

Basic algebraic geometry

Igorʹ Rostislavovich Shafarevich, Kurt Hirsch

Clinical practice guideline

Richard M. Rosenfeld, David R. Andes, Neil Bhattacharyya, Dickson Cheung, Steven S. Eisenberg, Theodore G. Ganiats, A.D. Gelzer, Daniel L. Hamilos, Richard Haydon, Patricia A. Hudgins, Stacie Jones, Helene J. Krouse, Lawrence R. Lee, Martin C. Mahoney, Bradley F. Marple, Col. John P. Mitchell, Robert A. Nathan, Richard N. Shiffman, Timothy L. Smith, David L. Witsell

2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction A Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines

Frederick G. Kushner, Deborah D. Ascheim, Donald E. Casey, Mina K. Chung, James A. de Lemos, Steven M. Ettinger, Francis M. Fesmire, Barry A. Franklin, Christopher B. Granger, Harlan M. Krumholz, Jane A. Linderbaum, David A. Morrow, L. Kristin Newby, Joseph P. Ornato, Narith Ou, Martha J. Radford, Jacqueline E. Tamis-Holland, Carl L. Tommaso, Cynthia M. Tracy, Y. Joseph Woo

Consumer-Company Identification: A Framework for Understanding Consumers’ Relationships with Companies

In this article, the authors try to determine why and under what conditions consumers enter into strong, committed, and meaningful relationships with certain companies, becoming champions of these companies and their products. Drawing on theories of social...

Models in information behaviour research

This paper presents an outline of models of information seeking and other aspects of information behaviour, showing the relationship between communication and information behaviour in general with information seeking and information searching in information...

STRING v9.1: protein-protein interaction networks, with increased coverage and integration

Complete knowledge of all direct and indirect interactions between proteins in a given cell would represent an important milestone towards a comprehensive description of cellular mechanisms and functions. Although this goal is still elusive, considerable...

Complexity and Approximation: Combinatorial Optimization Problems and Their Approximability Properties

This book documents the state of the art in combinatorial optimization, presenting approximate solutions of virtually all relevant classes of NP-hard optimization problems. The wealth of problems, algorithms, results, and techniques make it an indispensible...

Performance measures and metrics in a supply chain environment

Angappa Gunasekaran, C. Patel, Ercan Tirtiroglu

The global distribution and burden of dengue

Dengue is a systemic viral infection transmitted between humans by Aedes mosquitoes. For some patients, dengue is a life-threatening illness. There are currently no licensed vaccines or specific therapeutics, and substantial vector control efforts have...

Integrative Genomics Viewer (IGV): high-performance genomics data visualization and exploration

Data visualization is an essential component of genomic data analysis. However, the size and diversity of the data sets produced by today’s sequencing and array-based profiling methods present major challenges to visualization tools. The Integrative...

Winning through innovation

This article is based on Professor Tushman's well‐received presentation at the 1997 international trategic leadership conference in Washington, D.C., in April

The virtual corporation

Technology now makes possible the concept of the virtual corporation ‐ a small, core organisation networked to a range of suppliers and associates providing supporting services. Changing from a traditional, hierarchical organisation to such a virtual...

Scaling Up MIMO: Opportunities and Challenges with Very Large Arrays

Multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) technology is maturing and is being incorporated into emerging wireless broadband standards like long-term evolution (LTE) [1]. For example, the LTE standard allows for up to eight antenna ports at the base station....

Particle reinforced aluminium and magnesium matrix composites

Particle reinforced metal matrix composites are now being produced commerically, and in this paper the current status of these materials is reviewed. The different types of reinforcement being used, together with the alternative processing methods, are...

Managing the transition from products to services

Management literature is almost unanimous in suggesting to manufacturers that they should integrate services into their core product offering. The literature, however, is surprisingly sparse in describing to what extent services should be integrated,...

Omega-3 Fatty Acids in Inflammation and Autoimmune Diseases

Among the fatty acids, it is the omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) which possess the most potent immunomodulatory activities, and among the omega-3 PUFA, those from fish oil—eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA)—are more...

Crizotinib versus Chemotherapy in Advanced ALK-Positive Lung Cancer

crizotinib, 0.49; 95% confidence interval [CI], 0.37 to 0.64; P<0.001). The response rates were 65% (95% CI, 58 to 72) with crizotinib, as compared with 20% (95% CI, 14 to 26) with chemotherapy...

A closed-loop theory of motor learning.

Following a discussion of the meaning of the term “skills” and a review of historical influences on their learning, a closed-loop theory for learning simple movements is presented. Empirical generalizations from the literature are stated, and the...

The design of browsing and berrypicking techniques for the online search interface

First, a new model of searching in online and other information systems, called ‘berrypicking’, is discussed. This model, it is argued, is much closer to the real behavior of information searchers than the traditional model of information retrieval...

Handbook of organizational measurement

Addresses the standardization of the measurements and the labels for concepts commonly used in the study of work organizations. As a reference handbook and research tool, seeks to improve measurement in the study of work organizations and to facilitate...

The Developmental Origins of Adult Disease

Low birthweight is now known to be associated with increased rates of coronary heart disease and the related disorders stroke, hypertension and non-insulin dependent diabetes. These associations have been extensively replicated in studies in different...

Self-efficacy and the stages of exercise behavior change.

This study examined the application of constructs concerning stage of readiness to change and self-efficacy to exercise. We developed two scales to measure stages of change for exercise behavior. Prevalence information on a sample of 1,063 government...

Critical Point Wetting

It is shown that in any two‐phase mixture of fluids near their critical point, contact angles against any third phase become zero in that one of the critical phases completely wets the third phase and excludes contact with the other critical phase....

Lambda Calculus with Types

This handbook with exercises reveals in formalisms, hitherto mainly used for hardware and software design and verification, unexpected mathematical beauty. The lambda calculus forms a prototype universal programming language, which in its untyped version...

Association of All-Cause Mortality With Overweight and Obesity Using Standard Body Mass Index Categories: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Importance Estimates of the relative mortality risks associated with normal weight, overweight, and obesity may help to inform decision making in the clinical setting.Objective To perform a systematic review of reported hazard ratios (HRs) of all-cause...

Antecedents and consequences of employee engagement

Purpose – Employee engagement has become a hot topic in recent years among consulting firms and in the popular business press. However, employee engagement has rarely been studied in the academic literature and relatively little is known about its antecedents...

A Strategic Framework for Customer Relationship Management

In this article, the authors develop a conceptual framework for customer relationship management (CRM) that helps broaden the understanding of CRM and its role in enhancing customer value and, as a result, shareholder value. The authors explore definitional...

Word of mouth

Discusses “Welcome Host”, the programme launched by the Wales Tourist Board which aims to provide whole communities with the customer care skills required to deliver service excellence to visiting tourists. Outlines the structure of the programme,...

Physician advice for smoking cessation.

BACKGROUND: Healthcare professionals frequently advise patients to improve their health by stopping smoking. Such advice may be brief, or part of more intensive interventions. OBJECTIVES: The aims of this review were to assess the effectiveness of advice...

Long-Range Balanced Electron- and Hole-Transport Lengths in Organic-Inorganic CH3NH3PbI3

Low temperature solution processed photovoltaics suffer from low efficiencies due to poor exciton/electron-hole diffusion lengths (ty pically about 10 nanometers). Recent reports of highly efficient CH3NH3PbI3-based solar cells in a broad range of configuratio...

Equality of Opportunity

This forthcoming chapter in the Handbook of Income Distribution (eds., A. Atkinson and F. Bourguignon) summarizes the literature on equality of opportunity. We begin by reviewing the philosophical debate concerning equality since Rawls (sections 1 and...

The role of data reuse in the apprenticeship process

The availability of research data through digital repositories has made data reuse a possibility in a growing number of fields. This paper reports on the results of interviews with 27 zoologists, 43 quantitative social scientists and 22 archaeologists....

2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure

Clyde W. Yancy, Mariell Jessup, Vice Chair, Biykem Bozkurt, Javed Butler, Mark H. Drazner, Gregg C. Fonarow, Stephen A. Geraci, Tamara B. Horwich, James L. Januzzi, Maryl R. Johnson, Edward K. Kasper, Frederick A. Masoudi, Patrick E. McBride, John J.V. McMurray, Judith E. Mitchell, Pamela N. Peterson, Barbara Riegel, Lynne Warner Stevenson, W.H. Wilson Tang, Emily J. Tsai, Bruce L. Wilkoff

The National Academies Press

The National Academy of Sciences founded The National Academies Press (NAP) with the goal of publishing reports of all four national academies. Annually, NAP publishes more than 200 books from the fields of science, engineering and medicine and offers...

Consumer Choice Between Hedonic and Utilitarian Goods

In this article, the authors examine how consumer choice between hedonic and utilitarian goods is influenced by the nature of the decision task. Building on research on elaboration, the authors propose that the relative salience of hedonic dimensions...

Guidelines for the Early Management of Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke A Guideline for Healthcare Professionals From the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association

Edward C. Jauch, Jeffrey L. Saver, Harold P. Adams, Askiel Bruno, J.J. (Buddy) Connors, Bart M. Demaerschalk, Pooja Khatri, Paul McMullan, Adnan I. Qureshi, Kenneth Rosenfield, Phillip A. Scott, Debbie Summers, David Z. Wang, Max Wintermark, Howard Yonas

Phyto-oestrogens and Western Diseases

Incidences of breast, colorectal and prostate cancer are high in the Western world compared to countries in Asia. We have postulated that the Western diet compared to the semivegetarian diet in some Asian countries may alter hormone production, metabolism...

First results from the LUX dark matter experiment at the Sanford Underground Research Facility

D. S. Akerib, H. M. Araújo, X. Bai, A. J. Bailey, J. Balajthy, S. Bedikian, E. P. Bernard, A. Bernstein, A. I. Bolozdynya, A. Bradley, D. Byram, S. B. Cahn, M. C. Carmona-Benitez, C. Chan, J. J. Chapman, A. A. Chiller, C. Chiller, K. Clark, T. Coffey, A. Currie, A. Curioni, S. Dazeley, L. de Viveiros, A. Dobi, J. Dobson, E. Dragowsky, E. Druszkiewicz, B. N. Edwards, C. H. Faham, S. Fiorucci, C. Flores, R. J. Gaitskell, V. M. Gehman, C. Ghag, K. R. Gibson, M. Gilchriese, C. Hall, M. Hanhardt, S. A. Hertel, M. Horn, D. Q. Huang, M. Ihm, R. G. Jacobsen, L. Kastens, K. Kazkaz, R. Knoche, S. Kyre, Richard Lander, N. A. Larsen, C-H. Lee

On the Profitability of Long-Life Customers in a Noncontractual Setting: An Empirical Investigation and Implications for Marketing

Relationship marketing emphasizes the need for maintaining long-term customer relationships. It is beneficial, in general, to serve customers over a longer time, especially in a contractual relationship. However, it is not clear whether some of the findings...

Managing Customer Relationships for Profit: The Dynamics of Relationship Quality

Addresses customer‐relationship economic issues, more specifically the link between service quality and profitability from a relationship marketing and management perspective. In this perspective the task of marketing is not only to establish customer...

Intellectual capital and business performance in Malaysian industries

The purpose of this empirical study is to investigate the three elements of intellectual capital, i.e. human capital, structural capital, and customer capital, and their inter‐relationships within two industry sectors in Malaysia. The study was conducted...

SERVQUAL: review, critique, research agenda

Since its launch in 1985, SERVQUAL has become a widely adopted technology for measuring and managing service quality. Recently, a number of theoretical and operational concerns have been raised concerning SERVQUAL. Reviews these concerns and proposes...

The SILVA ribosomal RNA gene database project: improved data processing and web-based tools

Christian Quast, Elmar Pruesse, Pelin Yilmaz, Jan Gerken, Timmy Schweer, Pablo Yarza, Jörg Peplies, Frank Oliver Glöckner

Next »
1 2 3 4 5 6 ... Last

© 2016 CiteWeb.info — WorldWeb citation database

Up ↑