in A Dictionary of Disaster Management
P ublished online April 2017 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural Disasters (Environment). 137 words.
Actions carried out during a disaster to save life, alleviate suffering, and reduce economic losses. Disaster response is one of
in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 20 words.
the events brought about by a stimulus, especially in a cell, tissue, or organism. See stimulus‐response coupling, sensitization
in Exploring Law's Empire
May 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .
Chapter. Subjects: Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law. 10652 words.
This chapter is comprised of Ronald Dworkin's responses to the other essays in the volume. He focuses his attention on those that challenge views that he has defended. His responses are in...
in Theology, Aesthetics, and Culture
September 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .
Chapter. Subjects: Christian Theology. 16743 words.
While a response is given to all the contributors, the treatment is thematic rather than sequential. An initial section locates the author's position on natural theology and revelation in...
in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine
January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 43 words.
The way a person, an organ, or a cell, reacts to a stimulus. In the social reinforcement theory, the response is not separated from the stimulus and is an alteration of behaviour occurring...
in Saved and Sanctified
April 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .
Chapter. Subjects: History of Religion. 3421 words.
In the call and response tradition of African American churches, the concluding chapter reflects on ways in which this book responds to calls for serious scholarship in religious...
in Case Studies in Clinical Psychological Science
February 2013; p ublished online January 2015 .
Chapter. Subjects: Psychosocial Interventions and Psychotherapy; Psychopathology. 623 words.
Drs. Craighead and Muralidharan provide a thoughtful analysis of our chapter, and make several important suggestions that we address in this response. First, they identify that use of...
in Oral Tradition and the Internet
August 2012; p ublished online April 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Cultural Studies. 1660 words.
This chapter reviews five critiques provided for the manuscript of the Pathways Project book as well as the author's own responses to these. These comments and suggestions have led to...
in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation
January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 11 words.
A response that is learned or altered by conditioning.
in A Dictionary of Animal Behaviour
P ublished online January 2014 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology. 197 words.
Responses to unfamiliar stimuli. An animal's response to novelty depends partly upon the nature of the novel stimulus or situation