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History of asbestos discovery and use and asbestos-related disease in context with the occurrence of asbestos within ophiolite complexes
Two ancient asbestos mines, one near Karystos, Greece, and the other southeast of Mount Troodos, Cyprus, were located in what we now know to be ophiolite terrane. Evidence suggests that asbestos wasExpand
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The Oceanic Languages
Preface Abbreviations List of illustrations 1. The Oceanic languages 2. Sociolinguistic background 3. Typological overview 4. Proto Oceanic 5. Internal subgrouping The grammar sketches Listing ofExpand
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What's Wrong With School Music?
This paper examines the tradition of ‘teaching’ in the arts, taking, as a case in point, recent attempts by music educators to make school music more appealing to students. Research is cited whichExpand
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A concentration-dependent endocytic trap and sink mechanism converts Bmper from an activator to an inhibitor of Bmp signaling
Bmper, which is orthologous to Drosophila melanogaster crossveinless 2, is a secreted factor that regulates Bmp activity in a tissue- and stage-dependent manner. Both pro- and anti-Bmp activitiesExpand
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The comparative method reviewed : regularity and irregularity in language change
Durie and Ross have drawn together previously unpublished papers by linguists engaged in historical reconstruction, on the subject of regularity and irregularity in the comparative method. A numberExpand
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Calquing and Metatypy
Metatypy, meaning 'change in type' is a diachronic process in which the syntactic system of one of a bilingual community's languages is restructured so that it more closely resembles the syntax ofExpand
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The crystal structure of tetranatrolite from Mont Saint-Hilaire, Québec, and its chemical and structural relationship to paranatrolite and gonnardite
Abstract The structure of tetranatrolite from Mont Saint-Hilaire, Québec (U.S. National Museum sample R1830) with a = 13.197(7) Å, c = 6.630(9) Å, and space group I4 - 2d, was refined usingExpand
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Missing solemnis: reforming music in schools
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