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Audit cultures and quality assurance mechanisms in England: a study of their perceived impact on the work of academics
Proponents of the concept of the audit culture in UK higher education argue that from the late 1990s onward audit functioned as a form of power control and had a profound effect on academics andExpand
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Academics’ Professionalism and Quality Mechanisms: Challenges and Tensions
Abstract This paper provides an insight into the debate about academic work as a profession. It refers to the sociology of professions and explores how academics in a pre‐1992 university in EnglandExpand
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The perceived impact of quality audit on the work of academics
Quality audit has become the dominant means of assessing the quality of university teaching and learning. This paper addresses this international trend through the analysis of academics’ perceptionExpand
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Mu rhythm-based cursor control: an offline analysis
This paper presents an algorithm to classify the EEG data recorded in mu rhythm-based cursor control experiments with 4 possible choices. Expand
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Transition skills and strategies - Key Transition Skills
In this report, key transition points are based on the stages identified as common to the various transition models (see report titled, 'Transition Models and How Students Experience Change' for anExpand
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A quantitative comparison of three viable magnetic-geared permanent-magnet machines is flrstly performed, hence revealing their key features, merits, demerits and applications. Expand
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Mir-22-3p Enhances the Chemosensitivity of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor Cell Lines to Cisplatin through PTEN/PI3K/Akt Pathway.
Mir-22-3p is associated with many important biological processes, including neuroprotection, tumorigenesis, and various other tumor progressions. Our study aimed to investigate the roles of Mir-22-3pExpand
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On drop-tower test methodology for blast mitigation seat evaluation
Blast mitigation seats have been employed in armored vehicles to protect occupants from injuries caused by improvised explosive devices (IEDs). Currently, there exist no standard experimentalExpand
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