Joe Scutt Phillips

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Analysis of complex time-series data from ecological system study requires quantitative tools for objective description and classification. These tools must take into account largely ignored problems of bias in manual classification, autocorrelation, and noise. Here we describe a method using existing estimation techniques for multivariate-normal hidden(More)
2 Background The Pacific Tuna Tagging Programme (PTTP) is a joint research project being implemented by the Oceanic Fisheries Programme (OFP) of the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC), the PNG National Fisheries Authority (NFA) and the members and participating non‐members of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC). The goal of(More)
What sorts of Protestant Christian congregations offer space for worship and dialogue among persons with different sexual orientations? The academic literature finds or assumes that non-heterosexuals are stigmatized or invisible in theologically conservative congregations and are welcomed in progressive, affirming congregations. This article develops an(More)
  • J Phillips
  • Newsletter. International Union for the…
  • 1996
This article provides an overview of some emerging research issues on population and development, appropriate program design, the impact of family planning programs, and a tentative agenda for forthcoming International Union for Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP) seminars. The 1994 Plan of Action from the International Conference on Population and(More)
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