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A mining strategy for Latin America and the Caribbean
This report assesses the current state of the mining industry in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), identifies and analyzes constraints to its growth, proposes approaches to implement the
Effects of predation risk on diurnal mass dynamics and foraging routines of yellowhammers (Emberiza citrinella).
Theoretical models predict that when having fat reserves is costly in terms of predation risk, birds should decrease their levels of fat reserves in response to increased predation risk. I performed
Ideas, Interests and Foreign Aid
Why do countries give foreign aid? Although many countries have official development assistance programs, this book argues that no two of them see the purpose of these programmes in the same way.
Trade-Off Between Starvation and Predation: Weight-Watching in Yellowhammers
This thesis shows that captive yellowhammers strategically adjusted their level of body mass and diurnal trajectory of mass increase to experimentally increased predation risk, and shows that the outcome of the trade-off will differ depending on the environment and the state of the individual.
The Swiss Light Source
Cardiac and electro-cortical concomitants of social feedback processing in women
This dissertation aims to provide a history of web exceptionalism from 1989 to 2002, a period chosen in order to explore its roots as well as specific cases up to and including the year in which descriptions of “Web 2.0” began to circulate.