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    The Anatomy of Corporate Fraud: A Comparative Analysis of High Profile American and European Corporate Scandals.Bahram Soltani - 2014 - Journal of Business Ethics 120 (2):251-274.
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    Parameter Optimization of MIMO Fuzzy Optimal Model Predictive Control By APSO.Adel Taieb, Moêz Soltani & Abdelkader Chaari - 2017 - Complexity:1-11.
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    Knowledge and Attitudes of Trainee Physicians Regarding Evidence‐Based Medicine: A Questionnaire Survey in Tehran, Iran.Sara Ahmadi‐Abhari, Akbar Soltani & Farhad Hosseinpanah - 2008 - Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice 14 (5):775-779.
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    Managerial Mindsets Toward Corporate Social Responsibility: The Case of Auto Industry in Iran.Ebrahim Soltani, Jawad Syed, Ying-Ying Liao & Abdullah Iqbal - 2015 - Journal of Business Ethics 129 (4):795-810.
    Despite a plethora of empirical evidence on the potential role of senior management in the success of corporate social responsibility in Western-dominated organizational contexts, little attempt has been made to document the various managerial mindsets toward CSR in organizations in Muslim-dominated countries in the Middle East region. To address this existing lacuna of theoretical and empirical research in CSR management, this paper offers a qualitative case study of CSR in three manufacturing firms operating in Iran’s auto industry. Based on an (...)
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    Combined Contributions of Feedforward and Feedback Inputs to Bottom-Up Attention.Peyman Khorsand, Tirin Moore & Alireza Soltani - 2015 - Frontiers in Psychology 6.
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    Evaluating Clinical Practice Guidelines Developed for the Management of Thyroid Nodules and Thyroid Cancers and Assessing the Reliability and Validity of the AGREE Instrument.Shirin Irani, Arash Rashidian, Reza Yousefi‐Nooraie & Akbar Soltani - 2011 - Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice 17 (4):729-736.
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    Deterministic Versus Evidence‐Based Attitude Towards Clinical Diagnosis.Akbar Soltani & Alireza Moayyeri - 2007 - Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice 13 (4):533-537.
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    The Skin Microflora and Microbial Skin Diseases.Keyoumars Soltani - 1995 - Perspectives in Biology and Medicine 38 (2):304-305.
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    Hamartia and Catharsis in Shakespeare’s King Lear and Bahram Beyzaie’s Death of Yazdgerd.Mahshid Mirmasoomi - 2016 - International Letters of Social and Humanistic Sciences 74:16-25.
    Publication date: 30 November 2016 Source: Author: Mahshid Mirmasoomi King Lear is one of the political tragedies of Shakespeare in which the playwright censures Lear's hamartia wrecking havoc not only upon people's lives but bringing devastation on his own kindred. Shakespeare castigates Lear's wrath, sense of superiority, and misjudgments which lead to catastrophic consequences. In Death of Yazdgerd, an anti-authoritarian play, Bahram Beyzayie, the well-known Persiaian tragedian, also depicts the hamartia of King Yazdgerd III whose pride and unjust treatment (...)
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    Suppression of Scientific Research: Bahramdipity and Nulltiple Scientific Discoveries.Toby J. Sommer - 2001 - Science and Engineering Ethics 7 (1):77-104.
    The fairy tale The Three Princes of Serendip can be taken to be allegorical of not only chance discovery (serendipity) but of other aspects of scientific discovery as well. Just as Horace Walpole coined serendipity, so can the term bahramdipity be derived from the tale and defined as the cruel suppression of a serendipitous discovery. Suppressed, unpublished discoveries are designated nulltiples. Several examples are presented to make the case that bahramdipity is an existent aspect of scientific discovery. Other examples of (...)
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    Abstractionism and Mathematical Singular Reference.Bahram Assadian - forthcoming - Philosophia Mathematica:nkz003.
    ABSTRACT Is it possible to effect singular reference to mathematical objects in the abstractionist framework? I will argue that even if mathematical expressions pass the relevant syntactic and inferential tests to qualify as singular terms, that does not mean that their semantic function is to refer to a particular object. I will defend two arguments leading to this claim: the permutation argument for the referential indeterminacy of mathematical terms, and the argument from the semantic idleness of the terms introduced by (...)
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    Are The Natural Numbers Fundamentally Ordinals?Bahram Assadian & Stefan Buijsman - forthcoming - Philosophy and Phenomenological Research.
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    Spirituality in Medical Education: A Concept Analysis.Seyedeh Zahra Nahardani, Fazlollah Ahmadi, Shoaleh Bigdeli & Kamran Soltani Arabshahi - 2019 - Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 22 (2):179-189.
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    The Semantic Plights of the Ante-Rem Structuralist.Bahram Assadian - 2018 - Philosophical Studies 175 (12):1-20.
    A version of the permutation argument in the philosophy of mathematics leads to the thesis that mathematical terms, contrary to appearances, are not genuine singular terms referring to individual objects; they are purely schematic or variables. By postulating ‘ante-rem structures’, the ante-rem structuralist aims to defuse the permutation argument and retain the referentiality of mathematical terms. This paper presents two semantic problems for the ante- rem view: (1) ante-rem structures are themselves subject to the permutation argument; (2) the ante-rem structuralist (...)
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    The Attribution of Unity of Consciousness Over Time.Seyyed Bahram Borgheai - 2019 - Open Journal of Philosophy 9 (1):1-14.
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    In Defence of Utterly Indiscernible Entities.Bahram Assadian - forthcoming - Philosophical Studies:1-11.
    Are there entities which are just distinct, with no discerning property or relation? Although the existence of such utterly indiscernible entities is ensured by mathematical and scientific practice, their legitimacy faces important philosophical challenges. I will discuss the most fundamental objections that have been levelled against utter indiscernibles, argue for the inadequacy of the extant arguments to allay perplexity about them, and put forward a novel defence of these entities against those objections.
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    The Metaphysics of Relations.Bahram Assadian - 2017 - Philosophical Quarterly 67 (269):871-874.
    © The Author 2016. Published by Oxford University Press on behalf of The Scots Philosophical Association and the University of St Andrews. All rights reserved. For permissions, please e-mail: journals.permissions@oup.com...Romeo loves Juliet. What is the relation that relates one individual to the other? Juliet does not love Romeo. What explains the fact that some individuals are arranged thus-and-so as opposed to so-and-thus? Is the amatory relation nothing over and above the intrinsic properties of the lover and the beloved, or not? (...)
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  18. The Research Assessment Exercise and its Intellectual Consequences.Bahram Bekhradnia - 1999 - History of the Human Sciences 12 (4):113-116.
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    Abstractionism: Essays in Philosophy of MathematicsBy Philip A. Ebert and Marcus Rossberg.Bahram Assadian - 2018 - Analysis 78 (1):188-191.
    © The Author 2017. Published by Oxford University Press on behalf of The Analysis Trust. All rights reserved. For Permissions, please email: journals.permissions@oup.comionism in the philosophy of mathematics is the thesis that the basic laws of the foundational theories of mathematics, such as arithmetic, real analysis, and even perhaps set theory, can be derived from suitable abstraction principles, with the aid of logic and definitions.This volume is a most welcome and comprehensive addition to the scholarship in abstractionism. The 16 papers (...)
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    Correction To: The Semantic Plights of the Ante-Rem Structuralist.Bahram Assadian - 2018 - Philosophical Studies 175 (12):3237-3237.
    In the original publication of the article, footnote 17 was incorrectly published. The corrected footnote is given below.
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    Means-End Relations and a Measure of Efficacy.Jesse Hughes, Albert Esterline & Bahram Kimiaghalam - 2006 - Journal of Logic, Language and Information 15 (1-2):83-108.
    Propositional dynamic logic (PDL) provides a natural setting for semantics of means-end relations involving non-determinism, but such models do not include probabilistic features common to much practical reasoning involving means and ends. We alter the semantics for PDL by adding probabilities to the transition systems and interpreting dynamic formulas 〈α〉 ϕ as fuzzy predicates about the reliability of α as a means to ϕ. This gives our semantics a measure of efficacy for means-end relations.
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    Ethical Theories Used by Neurosurgery Residents to Make Decisions in Challenging Cases of Medical Ethics.Sahar Sobhani, Anoosheh Ghasemian, Farshad Farzadfar, Hosein Mashhadinejad & Bahram Hejrani - 2016 - Neuroethics 9 (3):253-261.
    Neurosurgeons have an especially high rate of exposure to serious ethical challenges in their line of work. The aim of this study was to assess the type and frequency of ethical theories used by neurosurgery residents to make extra- ethical decisions in challenging situations and their relation with the level of residency, and curricular training about medical ethics. A total of 12 neurosurgery residents in Mashhad University of Medical Sciences were interviewed; all the participants were male and aged 29–40 years (...)
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    Measuring the Childbearing Motivation of Couples Referred to the Shiraz Health Center for Premarital Examinations.Mohammad Z. Pezeshki, Bahram Zeighami & Warren B. Miller - 2005 - Journal of Biosocial Science 37 (1):37-53.
    Millions of children who were born during the first decade after the Islamic revolution in Iran are now reaching the age of marriage and childbearing. Short spacing between marriage and the birth of the first child has the potential to cause an excessive and costly increase in the growth of population in Iran. Research into the motivations for the birth of first child among newly married couples can create a knowledge base that will enable health centres to help these couples (...)
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    A Note on the Permutationally Convex Games.Bahram Alidaee - 1991 - Theory and Decision 30 (2):109-111.
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    Philosophy in the Renaissance of Islam: Abū Sulaymān Al-Sijistānī and His Circle.Joel L. Kraemer - 1986 - E.J. Brill.
    ... the turn of the fourth/tenth century, in the province of Sijistan, Muhammad b. Tahir b. Bahram was born, known in the fullness of time as Abu Sulayman ...
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    General Covariance and Quantum Theory.Bahram Mashhoon - 1986 - Foundations of Physics 16 (7):619-635.
    The extension of the principle of relativity to general coordinate systems is based on the hypothesis that an accelerated observer is locally equivalent to a hypothetical inertial observer with the same velocity as the noninertial observer. This hypothesis of locality is expected to be valid for classical particle phenomena as well as for classical wave phenomena but only in the short-wavelength approximation. The generally covariant theory is therefore expected to be in conflict with the quantum theory which is based on (...)
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    Gravitational Effects of Rotating Masses.Bahram Mashhoon - 1985 - Foundations of Physics 15 (4):497-515.
    A gyroscope in orbit about a central rotating mass undergoes relativistic nutational oscillations in addition to the well-known precessional motions. The amplitude of the oscillation is proportional to the angular momentum of the rotating mass and its period is the Fokker period of geodetic precession. The amplitude is maximum for a polar orbit and vanishes if the orbit is equatorial. This nodding effect is due to a small divisor phenomenon involving the Fokker frequency, and its existence implies that the applicability (...)
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    Glossary of Pahlavi BundahishDraxt AsūrīgPahlavi-Persian dictionaryDraxt Asurig.M. J. Dresden, M. Bahar, Mahyār Nawwābī, Bahram Faravashi & Mahyar Nawwabi - 1969 - Journal of the American Oriental Society 89 (4):828.
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