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  1. J. K. Trivedi, H. Sareen & M. Dhyani (2009). Psychological Aspects of Widowhood and Divorce. Mens Sana Monographs 7 (1):37.score: 73.0
    _Despite advances in standard of living of the population, the condition of widows and divorced women remains deplorable in society. The situation is worse in developing nations with their unique social, cultural and economic milieu, which at times ignores the basic human rights of this vulnerable section of society. A gap exists in life expectancies of men and women in both developing and developed nations. This, coupled with greater remarriage rates in men, ensures that the number of widows continues to (...)
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  2. Samuel C. Florman (1996). The Existential Pleasures of Engineering. St. Martin's Griffin.score: 72.0
    Humans have always sought to change their environment—building houses, monuments, temples, and roads. In the process, they have remade the fabric of the world into newly functional objects that are also works of art to be admired. In this second edition of his popular Existential Pleasures of Engineering , Samuel Florman explores how engineers think and feel about their profession. A deeply insightful and refreshingly unique text, this book corrects the myth that engineering is cold and passionless. Indeed, (...)
     
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  3. Gregor Betz & Sebastian Cacean (2012). Ethical Aspects of Climate Engineering. Karlsruhe. KIT Scientific Publishing.score: 54.0
    This study investigates the ethical aspects of deploying and researching into so-called climate engineering methods, i.e. large-scale technical interventions in the climate system with the objective of offsetting anthropogenic climate change. The moral reasons in favour of and against R&D into and deployment of CE methods are analysed by means of argument maps. These argument maps provide an overview of the CE controversy and help to structure the complex debate.
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  4. Bruno Osimo (2002). On Psychological Aspects of Translation. Sign Systems Studies 30 (2):607-626.score: 54.0
    Translation science is going through a preliminary stage of self-definition. Jakobson’s essay “On linguistic aspects of translation”, whose title is re-echoed in the title of this article, despite the linguistic approach suggested, opened, in 1959, the study of translation to disciplines other than linguistics, semiotics to start with. Many developments in the semiotics of translation — particularly Torop’s theory of total translation — take their cue from the celebrated category “intersemiotic translation or transmutation” outlined in that 1959 article. I (...)
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  5. Susan Magun-Jackson (2004). A Psychological Model That Integrates Ethics in Engineering Education. Science and Engineering Ethics 10 (2):219-224.score: 48.0
    Ethics has become an increasingly important issue within engineering as the profession has become progressively more complex. The need to integrate ethics into an engineering curriculum is well documented, as education does not often sufficiently prepare engineers for the ethical conflicts they experience. Recent research indicates that there is great diversity in the way institutions approach the problem of teaching ethics to undergraduate engineering students; some schools require students to take general ethics courses from philosophical or religious (...)
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  6. Sarah Kuhn (1998). When Worlds Collide: Engineering Students Encounter Social Aspects of Production. [REVIEW] Science and Engineering Ethics 4 (4):457-472.score: 48.0
    To design effective and socially sensitive systems, engineers must be able to integrate a technology-based approach to engineering problems with concerns for social impact and the context of use. The conventional approach to engineering education is largely technology-based, and even when additional courses with a social orientation are added, engineering graduates are often not well prepared to design user- and context-sensitive systems. Using data from interviews with three engineering students who had significant exposure to a socially-oriented (...)
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  7. Gordon Graham (2002). Genes: A Philosophical Inquiry. Routledge.score: 45.0
    "It's all in the genes." Is this true, and if so, what is all in the genes? Genes: A Philosophical Inquiry is a crystal clear and highly informative guide to a debate none of us can afford to ignore. Beginning with a much-needed overview of the relationship between science and technology, Gordon Graham lucidly explains and assesses the most important and controversial aspects of the genes debate: Darwinian theory and its critics, the idea of the "selfish" gene, evolutionary (...)
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  8. Michael J. Pratt (2005). Some Aspects of Product Shape in Mechanical Engineering. Axiomathes 15 (3):373-397.score: 45.0
    The paper examines some of the many factors that influence the shape of designed products in the mechanical engineering industries. It is shown that, once the detailed shape of a product has been determined, the analysis of that shape from the viewpoints of various engineering activities downstream of design leads to a range of inherently different perceptions of it.
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  9. Terry Dowdall (1996). Psychological Aspects of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. In H. Russel Botman & Robin M. Petersen (eds.), To Remember and to Heal: Theological and Psychological Reflections on Truth and Reconciliation. Thorold's Africana Books [Distributor]. 27--36.score: 45.0
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  10. Aruna Haldar (1981). Some Psychological Aspects of Early Buddhist Philosophy Based on Abhidharmakośa of Vasubandhu. Asiatic Society.score: 44.0
     
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  11. Christoph Hoerl & Teresa McCormack (eds.) (2001). Time and Memory: Issues in Philosophy and Psychology. Oxford University Press.score: 43.0
    Time and Memory throws new light on fundamental aspects of human cognition and consciousness by bringing together, for the first time, psychological and philosophical approaches dealing with the connection between the capacity to represent and think about time, and the capacity to recollect the past. Fifteen specially written essays offer insights into current theories of memory processes and of the mechanisms and cognitive abilities underlying temporal judgements, and draw out key issues concerning the phenomenology and epistemology of memory (...)
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  12. Vassilis Saroglou (2003). Trans-Cultural/Religious Constants Vs. Cross-Cultural/ Religious Differences in Psychological Aspects of Religion. Archive for the Psychology of Religion 25 (1):71-87.score: 43.0
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  13. Evert W. Beth (1947). Logical and Psychological Aspects in the Consideration of Language. Synthese 5 (11-12):542 - 544.score: 42.0
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  14. Franziska Boas (1943). Psychological Aspects in the Practice and Teaching of Creative Dance. Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 2 (7):3-20.score: 42.0
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  15. Gilbert H. Harman (1967). Review: Psychological Aspects of the Theory of Syntax. [REVIEW] Journal of Philosophy 64 (2):75 - 87.score: 42.0
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  16. R. W. Pickford (1947). Psychological Aspects of Punishment. Ethics 58 (1):1-17.score: 42.0
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  17. Nichola Rumsey (2004). Psychological Aspects of Face Transplantation: Read the Small Print Carefully. American Journal of Bioethics 4 (3):22 – 25.score: 42.0
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  18. Wilson D. Wallis (1913). Book Review:Sociology in Its Psychological Aspects. Charles A. Ellwood. [REVIEW] Ethics 23 (4):502-.score: 42.0
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  19. Herbert V. Guenther (1992). Meditation Differently, Phenomenological-Psychological Aspects of Tibetan Buddhist (Mahāmudrā and Snying-Thig) Practices From Original Tibetan Sources. Motilal Banarsidass Publishers.score: 42.0
    Concept of meditation in Tibetan Buddhism. - Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-198). - Includes indexes.
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  20. Liam Costello (1971). Vocation and Formation (Psychological Aspects). Philosophical Studies 20:357-361.score: 42.0
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  21. Josiah Royce (1893). On Certain Psychological Aspects of Moral Training. International Journal of Ethics 3 (4):413-436.score: 42.0
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  22. John E. Burns (1932). Psychological Aspects of Current Realism. Proceedings of the American Catholic Philosophical Association 8:34-45.score: 42.0
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  23. Benjamin Ives Gilman (1892). On Some Psychological Aspects of the Chinese Musical System. Philosophical Review 1 (1):54-78.score: 42.0
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  24. A. H. Martin & R. Simmat (1925). Some Psychological Tests Applied to Engineering Workshop Apprentices. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 3 (1):57 – 69.score: 42.0
    One of the chief branches of Industrial Psychology is Vocational Guidance. This attempts to discover the capacities required for different types of work and to guide young people into occupations for which their endowments fit them. Investigations have been made to determine vocational fitness in a variety of occupations; for instance, in many engineering processes, in printing, in telegraphic and telephonic work, and in clerical occupations. The article which follows gives a practical illustration of some of the methods used (...)
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  25. Tia Powell (1999). Extubating Mrs. K: Psychological Aspects of Surrogate Decision Making. Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 27 (1):81-86.score: 42.0
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  26. Joseph S. Duhamel (1960). Moral and Psychological Aspects of Freedom. Thought 35 (2):179-203.score: 42.0
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  27. Virpi Mäkinen (2012). Moral Psychological Aspects in William of Ockham's Theory of Natural Rights. American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly 86 (3):507-525.score: 42.0
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  28. W. Linford Rees (1945). Physical and Psychological Aspects of Constitution. The Eugenics Review 37 (1):23.score: 42.0
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  29. Kurt R. Spillmann & Kati Spillmann (1992). The Jura-Problem is Not Resolved: Political and Psychological Aspects of Switzerland's Ethnic Conflict. History of European Ideas 15 (1-3):105-111.score: 42.0
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  30. Jerome Braun (ed.) (1993). Psychological Aspects of Modernity. Praeger.score: 42.0
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  31. Roderick M. Chisholm (1951). Review: Evert W. Beth, Logical and Psychological Aspects in the Consideration of Language. [REVIEW] Journal of Symbolic Logic 16 (1):75-75.score: 42.0
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  32. R. W. Gibbs (2006). Metaphor: Psychological Aspects. In Keith Brown (ed.), Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics. Elsevier. 43--50.score: 42.0
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  33. W. Gooddy (1969). Orientation: General Introduction, Physiological and Psychological Aspects. In P. Vinken & G. Bruyn (eds.), Handbook of Clinical Neurology. North Holland. 3.score: 42.0
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  34. Ih Gotlib & Cl Hammen (1994). Psychological-Aspects of Depression-Toward a Cognitive-Interpersonal Integration (Vol 7, Pg 141, 1993). Cognition and Emotion 8 (2):199-199.score: 42.0
  35. Peter Gärdenförs, Bengt Hansson, Nils-Eric Sahlin & Sören Halldén (eds.) (1983). Evidentiary Value: Philosophical, Judicial, and Psychological Aspects of a Theory: Essays Dedicated to Sören Halldén on His Sixtieth Birthday. C.W.K. Gleerups.score: 42.0
     
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  36. Evelyn Lawrence (1935). The Psychological Aspects of Child Development. The Eugenics Review 27 (3):239.score: 42.0
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  37. J. F. Pearson (1973). Social and Psychological Aspects of Extra-Marital First Conceptions. Journal of Biosocial Science 5 (4):453-496.score: 42.0
    A controlled comparison study was completed using interview data from 80 women each experiencing their first pregnancy whilst single. Half of the women continued their pregnancy, in some cases marrying the father. The other half obtained an abortion. Two interviewers, one male and the other female, each completed an equal number of interviews with both groups of women.
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  38. C. P. Seager (1985). Psychological Aspects of Genetic Counselling. Edited by Alan E. H. Emery and Ian M. Pullen. Pp. 326. (Academic Press, 1984.) $32.00. [REVIEW] Journal of Biosocial Science 17 (4):505-506.score: 42.0
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  39. David Maclagan (2001). Psychological Aesthetics: Painting, Feeling, and Making Sense. Jessica Kingsley Publishers.score: 40.0
    This book is an introduction to psychological aesthetics for art educators, art therapists, psychoanalysts, artists, and art lovers.
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  40. Peter A. White (1993). Psychological Metaphysics. Routledge.score: 40.0
    Psychological Metaphysics is an exploration of the most basic and important assumptions in the psychological construction of reality, with the aim of showing what they are, how they originate, and what they are there for. Peter White proposes that people basically understand causation in terms of stable, special powers of things operating to produce effects under suitable conditions. This underpins an analysis of people's understanding of causal processes in the physical world, and of human action. In making a (...)
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  41. Steven M. Flipse, Maarten C. A. Sanden & Patricia Osseweijer (2013). The Why and How of Enabling the Integration of Social and Ethical Aspects in Research and Development. Science and Engineering Ethics 19 (3):703-725.score: 39.0
    New and Emerging Science and Technology (NEST) based innovations, e.g. in the field of Life Sciences or Nanotechnology, frequently raise societal and political concerns. To address these concerns NEST researchers are expected to deploy socially responsible R&D practices. This requires researchers to integrate social and ethical aspects (SEAs) in their daily work. Many methods can facilitate such integration. Still, why and how researchers should and could use SEAs remains largely unclear. In this paper we aim to relate motivations for (...)
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  42. Steven M. Flipse, Maarten Ca van der Sanden & Patricia Osseweijer (2013). The Why and How of Enabling the Integration of Social and Ethical Aspects in Research and Development. Science and Engineering Ethics 19 (3):703-725.score: 39.0
    New and Emerging Science and Technology (NEST) based innovations, e.g. in the field of Life Sciences or Nanotechnology, frequently raise societal and political concerns. To address these concerns NEST researchers are expected to deploy socially responsible R&D practices. This requires researchers to integrate social and ethical aspects (SEAs) in their daily work. Many methods can facilitate such integration. Still, why and how researchers should and could use SEAs remains largely unclear. In this paper we aim to relate motivations for (...)
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  43. Duncan Howie (1945). Internalising the External: Some Aspects of the Psychological Problem of the Self. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 23 (December):35-56.score: 38.0
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  44. David Clarke & Eric F. Clarke (eds.) (2011). Music and Consciousness: Philosophical, Psychological, and Cultural Perspectives. Oxford University Press.score: 37.0
    What is consciousness? Why and when do we have it? Where does it come from, and how does it relate to the lump of squishy grey matter in our heads, or to our material and social worlds? While neuroscientists, philosophers, psychologists, historians, and cultural theorists offer widely different perspectives on these fundamental questions concerning what it is like to be human, most agree that consciousness represents a 'hard problem'. -/- The emergence of consciousness studies as a multidisciplinary discourse addressing these (...)
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  45. Nestor Micheli Morales (2009). Psychological and Ideological Aspects of Human Cloning: A Transition to a Transhumanist Psychology. Journal of Evolution and Technology 20.score: 37.0
    The prospect of replication of human beings through genetic manipulation has engendered one of the most controversial debates about reproduction in our society. Ideology is clearly influencing the direction of research and legislation on human cloning, which may present one of the greatest existential challenges to the meaning of creation. In this article, I argue that, in view of the possibility that human cloning and other emerging technologies could enhance physical and cognitive abilities, there is a need for a different (...)
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  46. Vernon L. Allen & Karl E. Scheibe (eds.) (1982). The Social Context of Conduct: Psychological Writings of Theodore Sarbin. Praeger.score: 37.0
  47. André Green (2002). Time in Psychoanalysis: Some Contradictory Aspects. Free Association Books.score: 37.0
  48. P. V. Pathak (1932/1984). The Heyapaksha of Yoga; or, Towards a Constructive Synthesis of Psychological Material in Indian Philosophy. Asian Publication Services.score: 37.0
  49. Carroll C. Pratt (1931/1968). The Meaning of Music: A Study in Psychological Aesthetics. New York, Johnson Reprint Corp..score: 37.0
     
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  50. Simon Robinson (ed.) (2007). Engineering, Business and Professional Ethics. Elsevier/Butterworth-Heinemann.score: 36.0
    Engineering, as a profession and business, is at the sharp end of the ethical practice. Far from being a bolt on extra to the ‘real work’ of the engineer it is at the heart of how he or she relates to the many different stakeholders in the engineering project. Engineering, Business and Professional Ethics highlights the ethical dimension of engineering and shows how values and responsibility relate to everyday practice. Looking at the underlying value systems that (...)
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