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Cultural Competence and Ethnic Sensitive Practice

Sadye L.M. Logan.

in Social Work

P ublished online June 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Social Work. 16197 words.

Cultural competence, cultural sensitivity, multicultural or cultural responsiveness, and ethnic-sensitive practice are interrelated and interconnected concepts but are not necessarily...

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Voltage-Sensitive Dye Imaging

William Frost and Jian-young Wu.

in Basic Electrophysiological Methods

February 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 10970 words.

Voltage sensitive dye imaging (VSD) can be used to record neural activity in hundreds of locations in preparations ranging from mammalian cortex to invertebrate ganglia. Because fast VSDs...

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XLII So fair, so sweet, withal so sensitive

Edited by Helen Darbishire and Ernest Selincourt.

in The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth, Vol. 4: Evening Voluntaries; Itinerary Poems of 1833; Poems of Sentiment and Reflection; Sonnets Dedicated to Liberty and Order; Miscellaneous Poems; Inscriptions; Selections From Chaucer; Poems Referring to the Period of Old Age; Epitaphs and Elegiac Pieces; Ode-Intimations of Immortality (Second Edition)

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So fair, so sweet, withal so sensitive,

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Sensitive Windows of Human Reproduction and Development

Germaine M. Buck Louis.

in Reproductive and Perinatal Epidemiology

February 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology. 6067 words.

Successful human reproduction and development is dependent upon men and women undergoing a series of highly interrelated and conditional biologic processes, many of which delineate critical...

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Locke’s Account of Sensitive Knowledge

George Pappas.

in Knowledge and Skepticism

May 2010; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Metaphysics. 6348 words.

This chapter focuses on and examines the twofold picture of Locke’s epistemology that makes his theory of knowledge look quite disagreeable. On the textual side, it shows that Locke does...

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Intervention in context-sensitive probabilistic Boolean networks

Ranadip Pal, Aniruddha Datta, Michael L. Bittner and Edward R. Dougherty.

in Bioinformatics

April 2005; p ublished online November 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. 4843 words.

Motivation: Intervention in a gene regulatory network is used to help it avoid undesirable states, such as those associated with a disease. Several types of intervention have...

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DSEARCH: sensitive database searching using distributed computing

T. M. Keane and T. J. Naughton.

in Bioinformatics

April 2005; p ublished online November 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. 788 words.

Summary: We present a distributed and fully cross-platform database search program that allows the user to utilize the idle clock cycles of machines to perform large searches...

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Accommodation and Negotiation with Context-Sensitive Expressions

Alex Silk.

in Discourse Contextualism

August 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Language. 9741 words.

Chapter 2 begins an examination of discourse dynamics with CR-expressions, focusing in particular on epistemic modals. A standard version of the objection from discourse disagreement...

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How Reasons Are Sensitive to Available Evidence

Benjamin Kiesewetter.

in Normativity

February 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Metaphysics. 12033 words.

This chapter develops a theory of how claims about an agent’s normative reasons are sensitive to the epistemic circumstances of this agent, which preserves the plausible ideas that reasons...

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Are portable personnel portal monitors too sensitive?

Gary H. Kramer, Kevin Capello, Barry M. Hauck and Jason T. Brown.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

November 2007; p ublished online July 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 2106 words.

The Human Monitoring Laboratory has field tested its Portable Personnel Portal (P3) Monitors using sources up to 1700 MBq (47 mCi) to determine the alarm distance as a function of activity....

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Shock‐induced ignition of thermally sensitive explosives

Gary J. Sharpe and Mark Short.

in IMA Journal of Applied Mathematics

October 2004; p ublished online October 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Applied Mathematics. 0 words.

The process of planar detonation ignition, induced by a constant‐velocity piston or equivalently by a shock reflected from a stationary wall, is investigated using high‐resolution...

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A sensitive and specific ELISA for plasma pentosidine.

Y Izuhara, T Miyata, Y Ueda, D Suzuki, K Asahi, R Inagi, H Sakai and K Kurokawa.

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

March 1999; p ublished online March 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nephrology. 0 words.

BACKGROUND: Advanced glycation end products are formed by non-enzymatic glycation and oxidation reaction. Pentosidine is a well-known and characterized structure among them, and has been...

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Human oocytes express ATP-sensitive K+ channels

Qingyou Du, Sofija Jovanović, Andriy Sukhodub, Evelyn Barratt, Ellen Drew, Katherine M. Whalley, Vanessa Kay, Marie McLaughlin, Evelyn E. Telfer, Christopher L.R. Barratt and Aleksandar Jovanović.

in Human Reproduction

November 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 4731 words.


ATP-sensitive K+ (KATP) channels link intracellular metabolism with membrane excitability and play crucial roles in cellular physiology and...

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asset sensitive

Overview page. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services.

Describing a situation in which a bank's assets are of shorter duration or have a shorter time until repricing than its liabilities. This situation may make a bank vulnerable to falls in...

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sensitive period

Overview page. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.

A period of time during which a young animal is most impressionable and therefore most likely to acquire learned behaviour. This is the period during which imprinting occurs.

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sensitive species

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

Plant or animal species which are susceptible to changes in habitat or to impacts from human activities.

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sensitive volume

Overview page. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics.

1. that portion of an ionization chamber that responds to radiation passing through it. 2. that biological volume in which an ionization must occur to produce a given effect...

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sensitive period

Edited by Elizabeth Martin and Robert Hine.

in A Dictionary of Biology

June 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 5 words.

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sensitive period

Edited by Robert Hine.

in A Dictionary of Biology

April 2019; p ublished online April 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 5 words.

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Edited by Andrew Butterfield and Gerard Ekembe Ngondi.

in A Dictionary of Computer Science

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 86 words.

Requiring or making a distinction between accented and unaccented forms of a letter and between different accents. In any situation

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