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    Assessing the Quality of Informed Consent in a Resource-Limited Setting: A Cross-Sectional Study. [REVIEW]Ronald Kiguba, Paul Kutyabami, Stephen Kiwuwa, Elly Katabira & Nelson Sewankambo - 2012 - BMC Medical Ethics 13 (1):21-.
    Background: The process of obtaining informed consent continues to be a contentious issue in clinical and public health research carried out in resource-limited settings. We sought to evaluate this process among human research participants in randomly selected active research studies approved by the School of Medicine Research and Ethics Committee at the College of Health Sciences, Makerere University. Methods: Data were collected using semi-structured interviewer-administered questionnaires on clinic days after initial or repeat informed consent procedures for the respective clinical studies (...)
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    Assessing the Quality of Informed Consent in a Resource-Limited Setting: A Cross-Sectional Study.Nelson K. Sewankambo Ronald Kiguba, Paul Kutyabami, Stephen Kiwuwa, Elly Katabira - 2012 - BMC Medical Ethics 13 (1):21.
    The process of obtaining informed consent continues to be a contentious issue in clinical and public health research carried out in resource-limited settings. We sought to evaluate this process among human research participants in randomly selected active research studies approved by the School of Medicine Research and Ethics Committee at the College of Health Sciences, Makerere University.
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    Elly Dekker, Illustrating the Phaenomena: Celestial Cartography in Antiquity and the Middle Ages. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. Pp. X, 467; 8 Color Plates and Many Black-and-White Figures. $135. ISBN: 9780199609697. [REVIEW]Benjamin Anderson - 2014 - Speculum 89 (1):188-189.
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    Elly Dekker.Illustrating the Phaenomena: Celestial Cartography in Antiquity and the Middle Ages. X + 467 Pp., Illus., Apps., Bibl., Index. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. £75. [REVIEW]James Evans - 2015 - Isis 106 (1):166-167.
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    Birthing a Mother: The Surrogate Body and the Pregnant Self, by Elly Teman.Omi Leissner - 2012 - Ijfab: International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics 5 (1):133-159.
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    Birthing a Mother: The Surrogate Body and the Pregnant Self Elly Teman. Leissner - 2012 - International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics 5 (1):133.
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    Elly Simmons: An Appreciation.Jack Hirschman - 2003 - Feminist Studies 29:128-139.
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    Birthing a Mother: The Surrogate Body and the Pregnant Self. Elly Teman. University of California Press: Berkeley. 2010. Xiii+361pp. [REVIEW]Sarah S. Willen - 2010 - Ethos: Journal of the Society for Psychological Anthropology 38 (4):1-3.
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    Moral Credentialing and the Rationalization of Misconduct Ryall P Brown, Michael Tamborski, Xiaoqian Wang, Col/in D. Barnes, Michael D. Mumford, Shane Conl/Elly, and Lynn D. Devenport Ethical Issues in Psychologists' Professional Practice: Agreement Over Problematic Professional Behaviors Among Spanish Psychologists. [REVIEW]Shirley Matile Ogletree & L. Archer - 2011 - Ethics and Behavior 21 (1).
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  10. Birthing a Mother: The Surrogate Body and the Pregnant Self. Elly Teman. University of California Press: Berkeley. 2010. Xiii+361pp. [REVIEW]Sarah S. Willen - 2010 - Ethos 38 (4):1-3.
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  11. Economics and Ethics in Health Care: Where Can They Meet? / Elly Stolk, Jan Busschbach. Clinical Aspects of Prenatal Diagnosis.Ingrid Witters & Jean-Pierre Fryns - 2002 - In Chris Gastmans (ed.), Between Technology and Humanity: The Impact of Technology on Health Care Ethics. Leuven University Press.
     
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  12. Emergence.Elly Vintiadis - 2013 - Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
    An entry on the meaning and history of emergence as well as the current debate on emergentism in philosophy and the sciences.
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  13. Emergence in Mind (Mind Association Occasional Series) . Edited by Cynthia and Macdonald. New York: Oxford University Press, 2010. 288 Pages ISBN 13: 978-0-19-958362-1. [REVIEW]Elly Vintiadis - 2012 - Philosophy 87 (04):603-610.
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    Why a Naturalist Should Be an Emergentist About the Mind.Elly Vintiadis - 2013 - SATS 14 (1).
    Naturalism about the mind is typically associated with some kind of physicalism. This paper argues that this association is a mistake and that, gi-ven the naturalist’s commitment to the primacy of empirical evidence, natural-ists should be open to different commitments. It is further argued that natural-ists about the mind should be emergentists because of the epistemological attitude that is at the core of the emergentist position, properly understood.
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    Review of Andrew Steane's "Faithful to Science: The Role of Science in Religion". [REVIEW]Elly Vintiadis - 2015 - Science, Religion and Culture 2 (4):108-111.
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    Review: Beyond an Absence of Faith Edited by Jonathan M.S.Pearce and Tristan Vick. [REVIEW]Elly Vintiadis - 2014 - Science, Religion andCulture 1 (2):122-125.
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    Embodying Surrogate Motherhood: Pregnancy as a Dyadic Body-Project.Elly Teman - 2009 - Body and Society 15 (3):47-69.
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    An Astrolabe Attributed to Gerard Mercator,C.1570.Gerard L'E. Turner & Elly Dekker - 1993 - Annals of Science 50 (5):403-443.
    The Istituto e Museo di Storia della Scienza, Florence, Italy, possesses an astrolabe with five latitude plates that is now attributed to the Duisburg workshop of Gerard Mercator. Although it is known that Mercator made instruments, this is the first surviving example to be identified. Another latitude plate is shown to come from the workshop of the Florentine, Giovan Battista Giusti. A seventh plate, possibly engraved by Rumold Mercator, provides the only known Mercatorian polar stereographic projection. The role of Egnazio (...)
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    The Scientific Instruments in Holbein's Ambassadors: A Re-Examination.Elly Dekker & Kristen Lippincott - 1999 - Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes 62:93-125.
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    The Virtues of Balm in Late Medieval Literature.Elly R. Truitt - 2009 - Early Science and Medicine 14 (6):711-736.
    This article argues that balm, or balsam, was, by the late medieval period, believed to be a panacea, capable of healing wounds and illnesses, and also preventing putrefaction. Natural history and pharmacological texts on balm from the ancient and late antique periods emphasized specific qualities of balm, especially its heat; these were condensed and repeated in medieval encyclopedias. The rarity and cost of balsam, from antiquity through the medieval period, and the high rate of counterfeiting also demonstrate its high demand (...)
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    Epact Tables on Instruments: Their Definition and Use.Elly Dekker - 1993 - Annals of Science 50 (4):303-324.
    This paper examines the purport of epact tables encountered on scientific instruments, and explains their use. The epact is a valuable chronological aid for calculating the age of the moon. In handbooks of chronology, usually two types of epacts are distinguished: the epact used in medieval times, and the so-called Lilian epact used after 1582 in the Gregorian perpetual calendar. By examining the rules for calculating the age of the moon, it turns out that the Julian and Gregorian epacts encountered (...)
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    A Frame of Mind From Psychiatry.Elly Vintiadis - 2014 - Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy (4):523-532.
    Psychiatry is a discipline that deals with both the physical and the mental lives of individuals and though it is true that, largely because of this characteristic, different models are used for different disorders, there is still a remnant tendency towards reductionist views in the field. In this paper I argue that the available empirical evidence from psychiatry gives us reasons to question biological reductionism and that in its place we should adopt a pluralistic explanatory model that is more suited (...)
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    Why Certainty is Not a Mansion.Elly Vintiadis - 2006 - Journal of Philosophical Research 31:143-152.
    In this paper Peter Klein's criticism of Wittgenstein in "Certainty: A Refutation of Scepticism" is addressed. Klein claims that, according to Wittgenstein, we attribute knowledge of a proposition p to a person only if that person is not certain of p. I argue that a careful reading of Wittgenstein's On Certainty reveals that there are two kinds of objective certainty that Wittgenstein had in mind; propositional objective certainty and normative objective certainty. Klein fails to distinguish between the two and uses (...)
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    Ordering the Heavens: Roman Astronomy and Cosmology in the Carolingian Renaissance.Elly Dekker - 2008 - Early Science and Medicine 13 (5):514-515.
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    An Unrecorded Medieval Astrolabe Quadrant From C. 1300.Elly Dekker - 1995 - Annals of Science 52 (1):1-47.
    A detailed description of an as yet unrecorded astrolabe quadrant in a private collection is presented. A date between 1291 and 1310 is deduced from the calendrical data engraved on it. The characteristics of the newly recorded instrument have been compared with those of six other medieval astrolabe quadrants. The newly recorded instrument appears to present an early, if not the earliest, stage of development in the history of the astrolabe quadrant. In the comparison the newly recorded instrument is also (...)
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    In Defence of Reverse Discrimination.Elly Pirocacos - 1999 - Philosophical Inquiry 21 (1):121-125.
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    The Effects of Metaphorical Framing on Political Persuasion: A Systematic Literature Review.Amber Boeynaems, Christian Burgers, Elly A. Konijn & Gerard J. Steen - 2017 - Metaphor and Symbol 32 (2):118-134.
    ABSTRACTEffects of metaphorical framing of political issues on opinion have been studied widely by two approaches: a critical-discourse approach and a response-elicitation approach. The current article reports a systematic literature review that examines whether these approaches report converging or diverging effects. We compared CDA and REA on the metaphorical frames that were studied and their reported effects. Results show that the CDA frames are typically more negative, nonfictional, and extreme than REA frames. Reported effects in CDA and REA studies differ (...)
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    Why a Naturalist Should Be an Emergentist About the Mind.Elly Vintiadis - 2013 - SATS: Northern European Journal of Philosophy 14 (1):38-62.
    Naturalism about the mind is typically associated with some kind of physicalism. This paper argues that this association is a mistake and that, given the naturalist’s commitment to the primacy of empirical evidence, naturalists should be open to different commitments. It is further argued that naturalists about the mind should be emergentists because of the epistemological attitude that is at the core of the emergentist position, properly understood.
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    The Importance of Pluralism in Psychiatry.Elly Vintiadis - forthcoming - In Maria Kanellopoulou-Botti & Fereniki Panagopoulou (eds.), Βιοηθικοί Προβληματισμοί ΙΙ (Bioethical Reflections II). Papazisis.
    Though pluralism is given a lot of lip service it is not the status quo in psychiatry. In this paper I argue that following the recent Research Domain Criteria project of the National Institute of Mental Health, we run the danger of promoting a reductionist agenda that current evidence and research suggests is not the right way of tackling mental disorders. I further argue that in order to better address the needs of the patients and maintain the ethical standards required (...)
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    'With His Sharp Lok Perseth the Sonne': A New Quadrant From Canterbury.Elly Dekker - 2008 - Annals of Science 65 (2):201-220.
    Summary This paper describes a medieval instrument, a quadrans novus, which turned up during archaeological works in England. The invention of the instrument by Profacius in 1288 is discussed in terms of two other medieval instruments, the quadrans vetus and the common astrolabe. The characteristics of the present instrument are compared with those of the seven other known medieval quadrants. It is shown that the new quadrant was made in England for explicit use with the Sun.
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    The Light and the Dark: A Reassessment of the Discovery of the Coalsack Nebula, the Magellanic Clouds and the Southern Cross.Elly Dekker - 1990 - Annals of Science 47 (6):529-560.
    Early observations of the southern celestial sky were reported in many sixteenth-century books and compilations of voyages of discovery. Here we analyse these accounts in order to find out what was really seen and reported by the first navigators. Our analysis had resulted in new interpretations of the phenomena reported by Amerigo Vespucci and Andreas Corsali. Thus, a reassessment of the discovery of the Coalsack Nebula, the Magellanic Clouds, and the Southern Cross can be made. From a comparative review of (...)
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    Evidential Particles and Mind-Reading.Elly Ifantidou - 2005 - Pragmatics and Cognition 13 (2):253-296.
    The paper investigates the acquisition of the semantics/pragmatics of two Modern Greek evidential markers taha (¿supposedly¿) and dithen (¿as if¿, ¿so-called¿) and possible correlations with children¿s mind-reading abilities. Between (a) an evidential¿ironical interpretation and (b) a pretence interpretation, earliest uses of these particles (in spontaneous children¿s speech) suggest that pretence-interpretations, rather than evidential ones, are the first to develop (Ifantidou, to appear). This production finding is mapped onto input occurrences of taha and dithen in (i) children¿s readers, (ii) adults¿ prose, (...)
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    Parmenides.Elly Pirocacos - 1997 - Philosophical Inquiry 19 (3-4):54-61.
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    The Copernican Globe: A Delayed Conception.Elly Dekker - 1996 - Annals of Science 53 (6):541-566.
    The impact on globe making of the change from a Ptolemaic to a Copernican world-view is examined. As well as showing a map of the Earth and the Heavens, the main use of globes originally was to demonstrate the natural phenomena as these are observed from a geocentric perspective. In the second half of the eighteenth century some belated attempts were made to construct so-called Copernican globes for this purpose. This late response did not stop the production and use of (...)
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    Evidential Particles and Mind-Reading.Elly Ifantidou - 2005 - Pragmatics and Cognitionpragmatics and Cognition 13 (2):253-295.
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  36. Social Competition, Social Intelligence, and Why the Bugis Know More About Cooking Than About Nutrition.Jerome H. Barkow, Nurpudji Astuti Taslilm, Veni Hadju, Elly Ishak, Faisal Attamimi, Sani Silwana, Djunaidi M. Dachlan & A. Yahya - 2001 - In The Origin of Human Social Institutions. pp. 119-147.
     
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  37. The Origin of Human Social Institutions.H. Barkow Jerome, Taslilm Nurpudji Astuti, Hadju Veni, Ishak Elly, Attamimi Faisal, Silwana Sani, M. Dachlan Djunaidi & A. Yahya - 2001
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  38. The Provenance of the Stars in the Leiden Aratea Picture Book.Elly Dekker - 2010 - Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes 73 (1):1-37.
     
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  39. The Pedagogic Mission: An Engagement with Ancient Greek Philosophical Practices.Elly Pirocacos - 2015 - Lexington Books.
    This book focuses on philosophical questions about the nature and scope of educational practices, methods, and epistemological issues regarding the acquisition of the understanding of the truth about “how things are” and the relevance of the sociopolitical context.
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  40. Language Change and Survive: Feature Economy in the Numeration.Elly van Gelderen - 2009 - In Michael T. Putnam (ed.), Towards a Derivational Syntax: Survive-Minimalism. John Benjamins Pub. Company.
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  41. A Frame of Mind From Psychiatry.Elly Vintiadis - 2015 - Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 18 (4):523-532.
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  43. Teaching Differences: An Explication and Defense of Wittgenstein's "on Certainty".Elly Vintiadis - 2003 - Dissertation, City University of New York
    Wittgenstein's writing is notoriously obscure. And his epistemological views are not widely read and, as much as they are, they are not widely accepted. This dissertation is a defense of these views as published under the title of On Certainty. Given the obscurity of his writing and the variety of interpretations it lends itself to, in order to defend his position I spell out what I take Wittgenstein's position to consist in as well as what its aim is, namely a (...)
     
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