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Effective marketing has always been one of the imperative factors to business sustainability in line with IR 4.0 and Society 5.0. It brings a vital concern, myriad challenges, and benefits to the world, including the development of local and global businesses, including small businesses. Predominantly, small businesses still face high sustainabilit...
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The use of pre-hydrated cement in formulation of mortar and concrete is common because there is not always effective control on the cement production, grinding, transportation and subsequent storage. This paper presents a case study on the optimization of admixture for use with prehydrated cement by assessing changes in the rheological properties o...
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The Education and Learning Capital Model (ELCM), based on the Actiotope Model of Giftedness was used as a framework to explain the current practices dedicated to serve gifted education. This article addresses the status quo of gifted education in Oman according to the ELDM. The model comprised ten components including action learning capital, econo...
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This study is an empirical analysis of the impact of public expenditure on health infrastructure in primary healthcare centres in FCT using both primary and secondary data. Descriptive and inferential statistical methods were employed in data analysis using Ordinary Least Squares (OLS). The empirical findings reveal that capital public expendit...
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The mobility of university students in Italy has been framed as a phenomenon linked to so-called intellectual migrations and as a subset of the historical and consolidated internal migration path explained in terms of South–North trajectory. This study describes the most important mobility trajectories of students across macro-areas and disciplinar...
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The known CUS assessment (1) of pleural fluid volume largely underestimates reality in severely consolidated lungs surrounded by potentially misleadingly thin layer of circumferential effusion. The prediction error may be greatly reduced by calculating with pleural separation above the posterior axillary line which enables better evaluation of the...
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Lecture capture is popular within Higher Education, but previous research suggests that students do not always optimally select content to review, nor do they make the most of specific functions. In the current study conducted in the 2019/20 academic year, we used a repeated-measures crossover design to establish the effects of transcripts with clo...
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Land subsidence is a global problem in urban areas. The main cause of land subsidence is the pumping of subsurface water. It is of great significance to study the subsurface settlement and water flow of the lands due to pumping. In this study, the probabilistic analysis of land subsidence due to pumping is performed by Biot’s poroelasticity and ran...
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The tourist-catering subsector plays an important role in the consolidation and attraction of tourism products and services offered. This research aims to ascertain the importance of synergies, and proactive collaborative and co-operational relations between agri-food suppliers and the restaurants. This is a qualitative, exploratory and descriptive...
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While there is little doubt that the species is the lowest independent evolutionary unit, understanding the many different species concepts is a difficult task, even for university students. In the present study, we propose a didactic sequence that involves fieldwork, laboratory analyses, experimental cultures, and computational work in an integrat...
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Background We investigated the patterns and timing of recurrence and death as well as prognostic factors based on clinicopathological and radiological factors in patients who underwent surgical treatment for invasive mucinous adenocarcinoma (IMA). Methods We reviewed clinicopathological findings including spread through air spaces (STAS) and CT fi...
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Various plants form the basis of multiple traditional ethnic cuisines and ethnomedicinal practices across the globe. The ethnic cuisines cater to the nutritional, dietary and medicinal requirements of the tribal and rural communities even today. Using literature from various scholarly databases, this study was conducted to consolidate a comprehensi...
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Background CT has been used on a massive scale to help identify and investigate suspected or confirmed cases of COVID-19 pneumonia. This study aimed to assess the prognostic significance of the chest findings MSCT of COVID-19 patients and to determine if prognosis can rely on the initial CT imaging. Methods The study design was retrospective cohor...
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Background Symptoms in patients with advanced cancer are often inadequately captured during encounters with the healthcare team. Emerging evidence demonstrates that weekly electronic home-based patient-reported symptom monitoring with automated alerts to clinicians reduces healthcare utilization, improves health-related quality of life, and lengthe...
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Objectives To evaluate the association between ultrasound assessment of gallbladder wall thickness (GBWT) among severe dengue patients and dengue patients with warning signs to their clinical outcomes. Methods A prospective, cross-sectional study involving adult dengue patients presented to our emergency department between March until September 20...
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The primary process in an electrical arc furnace (EAF) during industrial steelmaking results in tons of black slags which cause pollution to the environment. In this work, the iron oxides of black slags generated in the EAF from the SIDERPERU plant, Peru was reduced via the carbothermal reaction. The reduction of the black slag to α-Fe is demonstra...
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Objective The objective of this paper is to describe the initial phase of a long-term collaboration initiative between a municipality and the Faculty of Medicine at a university in Sweden. The overall ambition of the collaboration is to strengthen the quality of care for older people. The concrete goal is to equip academically trained registered he...
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The role of emotions in the educational context is one of the lines of research that has generated most interest in recent years. This study explores the level of emotional intelligence (EI) and motivation towards studying of primary school (PS) students, as well as the relationship between both variables. For this, a quasi-experimental design has...
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Objective Menopausal status impacts risk for many health outcomes. However, factors including hysterectomy without oophorectomy and Menopausal Hormone Therapy (MHT) can mask menopause, affecting reliability of self-reported menopausal status in surveys. We describe a step-by-step algorithm for classifying menopausal status using: directly self-repo...
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Background Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is a common microvascular complication of diabetes. There is strong evidence suggesting that DR has an inheritable component. The interaction between advanced glycation end products (AGEs) and their receptor is integral in the pathogenesis of diabetic retinopathy and its various complications, retinopathy being...
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The present study reports the hierarchy in the acquisition of various syntactic structures by Mandarin L2 speakers of Spanish following the 'Growing Trees' hypothesis (Friedmann et al., 2021). 62 classroom L2 intermediate learners from China (F = 52, age range = 19-22, mean age = 19.85, SD = .79) participated in the experiments. Data collection too...
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Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) have received a great deal of media attention and are gaining popularity. NFTs are fledgling, unique, and blockchain-enabled cryptographic digital assets that represent objects such as artworks, music, collectibles, and in-game items. NFTs allow for new ways to consolidate, manage, code, transfer, and store digital materi...
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There has been increasing interesting research and consumption of I. paraguariensis products, which are highly associated with scientific consolidation about the high concentration of beneficial bioactive compounds with functional properties. They include anti-inflammatory, anti-obesogenic, antimutagenic, antibacterial and antiviral capacity, as we...
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Background Near-tetraploidy–defined by DNA index 1.79–2.28 or 81–103 chromosomes–is a rare cytogenetic abnormality observed both in children and adults with T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (T-ALL) and its prognostic value is not yet determined. Patients and methods We report a retrospective study conducted in paediatric patients with newly di...
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Chronic midgut malrotation is a rare condition found in the adult age that predisposes to severe complications. It derives from an incomplete rotation of the mesentery around the superior mesenteric artery during embryogenic development. This results in intestinal loops displacement and mesenteric malfixation. Nevertheless, other congenital abnorma...
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Mathematical model of peristaltic motion for Williamson blood flow through esophagus is addressed with the coordination of biomimetic solar based pump. The transfer of heat and mass is examined under the assumption of diversified viscosity, diffusivity and conductivity. The novelty of the present manuscript is the consolidation of vertical peristal...
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Massive Development-induced Displacement and Resettlement have been taking places globally, in which China accounts for the major proportion. In recent years, resettlement in China was greatly promoted since the introduction of the Link Policy, which calls for rural resettlement and land consolidation to offer space for urban development. Consequen...
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Resumo O uso, controle e monitoramento dos recursos hídricos a cada ano se mostra mais importante para o manejo das bacias hidrográficas e os recursos hídricos, mas ondas de calor e a escassez hídrica tem se intensificando na bacia hidrográfica do rio Paraíba do Sul desde o começo dos anos 2000, necessitando de monitoramento detalhado sobre essas a...
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This paper sets out to disentangle the natural developments leading away from encoding semantic relations by inflectional case towards encoding them by means of prepositions, on the one hand, and the impact of the Attistic language ideology on the development of prepositions on the other. Our aim is to describe the major standardisation trends in t...
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Introduction: To ensure the quality of the new-born screening (NBS), our laboratory reviewed the analytical procedure to detect subjective steps that may represent a risk to the patient. Two subjective activities were identified in the extra-analytical phases: the classification of dried blood spots (DBS) according to their quality and the assignm...
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The discipline of Applied Cognitive Linguistics is a recent, still emerging framework, which is situated at the interface of Cognitive Linguistics (CL) and Applied Linguistics research (Pütz, Niemeier & Dirven 2001a, 2001b). At its core, Applied CL is concerned with the use of CL models, theories, or concepts for L2 teaching and learning, where it...
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Resumo Após 13 anos da publicação da Política Nacional da Saúde Integral da População Negra (PNSIPN), o preenchimento do quesito raça/cor na identificação de pacientes permanece um desafio. Autores têm se debruçado sobre a necessidade de integrar os conhecimentos da ciência da implementação às políticas públicas. O objetivo deste artigo é descrever...
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Thirteen years after the publication of the National Policy for the Comprehensive Health of the Black Population (PNSIPN, Política Nacional da Saúde Integral da População Negra), filling out the race/skin color question in the patient identification form remains a challenge. Authors have focused on the need to integrate knowledge from the science o...
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Both the design and safety assessment of radioactive waste disposal facilities demand an accurate evaluation of the hydraulic conductivity of the bentonite materials, especially compacted bentonite. For permeability tests of bentonite materials, the lengthy time necessary for specimen saturation and measurement may present a bottleneck. The permeab...
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Clay liner functions as an impermeable barrier between leachate and groundwater in landfills. In this work, naturally available black cotton (BC) soil is adopted as a liner material due to its high swelling and low hydraulic conductivity, which helps to eliminate the risk of groundwater pollution by preventing pollutant mobility. The liner's potent...
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One-fourth of the global population is without basic drinking water and half of the global population lacks sanitation facilities. The attainment of water and sanitation targets is difficult due to administrative, operational, political, transborder, technical, and policy challenges. Conducted after 5 years from the adoption of sustainable developm...
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This Thesis analyses the impact of strategic litigation in South Africa, being litigation that concerns interests beyond the immediate parties and pursues generally forward-looking goals involving social change. Part I develops an analytical and evaluative framework to assess impact and its value. Part II applies that framework to two case studie...
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The copper–gold mineralization in the Mkushi district of central Zambia is hosted by Paleoproterozoic metamorphic rocks of the Mkushi gneiss (~ 2040 Ma) and Mesoproterozoic intrusions of the Irumide Belt (~ 1020 Ma). Mineralization is associated with a series of northeast-trending felsic intrusions of aplite, microgranite, and pegmatite defining a...
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In this paper, the condensation induced by a sub-cooled water injection in a circular horizontal pipe with a two-phase stratified flow is investigated. The focus of the work is to review the physical models or correlations predicting the condensation heat transfer coefficient and assess them against an experimental database. Three experiments, name...
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The article presents a perspective on the Brazilian scientific production on the health of the black population (SPN) published in scientific journals. We performed a rapid scoping review combined with thematic and bibliometric analysis. Our search included four indexed databases. We retrieved 519 studies in line with the thematic axes and strategi...
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Background Prosocial behaviour (e.g., comforting, helping, sharing) is associated with important positive life outcomes. Historical and recent theory, evidence and personal accounts within the autism community present a mixed picture regarding Autistic children’s prosocial engagement. This systematic review consolidates, for the first time, how emp...
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To describe the strength parameter in the loaded soil mass are the cohesion and internal frictional angle of the soil. The shear strength determination to study the shear strength after tillage a schematic study on Yamuna sand is conducted. Yamuna sand which is present in the banks of river Yamuna in around Delhi is taken for this study. The shear...
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Cloud-native software systems often have a much more decentralized structure and many independently deployable and (horizontally) scalable components, making it more complicated to create a shared and consolidated picture of the overall decentralized system state. Today, observability is often understood as a triad of collecting and processing metr...
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The essay analyses some of the key steps in the development of the Swiss welfare system, distinguishing four specific historical periods over the last 150 years. Its overall construction started later compared to other European countries and was characterized by cultural factors rooted in Swiss society. In particular, Switzerland introduced social...
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RESUMO Considerando a atual importância econômica da agroindústria citrícola no Estado de São Paulo, e a reconhecida excelência científica do Centro de Citricultura do Instituto Agronômico de Campinas (IAC), o presente estudo procura resgatar a história do trabalho com citros neste Instituto, traçando um paralelo entre a evolução das atividades de...
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Elections form the bedrock of a genuine democratic system and have become the commonly accepted means of legitimising government around the world. The conduct of elections in Nigeria came with violent character of its own such as kidnappings, political killings, political clashes, rising youth restiveness, political thuggery and ballot snatching. T...
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Eliminating poverty is the primary goal of sustainable development. China has eliminated absolute poverty in 2020, yet there is a chance that it could happen again. The poor population is mostly concentrated in ecologically fragile areas. We need to take more inclusive and effective initiatives to prevent the population in ecologically fragile area...
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Abstrakt: Artykuł ukazuje działania polskich organizacji imigranckich w Holandii w kontekście et-nicznej i kulturowej różnorodności cechującej holenderskie społeczeństwo oraz zróżnicowania pol-skiej zbiorowości w tym kraju. Bazuje on na badaniach przeprowadzonych w 2017 roku wśród polskich organizacji imigranckich w Holandii oraz na wywiadach ekspe...
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Decision making is a line of research that has been consolidating since its beginnings in the 1960s. The aim of this paper is to show the evolution and future challenges of this line of research, focusing especially on its evaluation and information methods. For this purpose, some issues and trends of the fuzzy decision system are presented. By doi...
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Atterberg limits and consolidation tests were carried out on samples of expansive soils obtained from Amuro-Okigwe, Ozuabam and Asaga in parts of Anambra Basin in order to infer their consolidation behaviour. The liquid limit range from 33-65% with an average of 54.3% while the plasticity index value range from 17-31% with an average of 26%. The sa...
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In the era of information explosion, the energy consumption of cloud data centers is significant. It’s critical to reduce the energy consumption of large-scale data centers while guaranteeing quality of service (QoS), especially the energy consumption of video cloud computing platforms. The application of virtual machine (VM) consolidation has been...
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The objective of this research is to consolidate the literature published on the COVID19 crisis impact on global stock markets to gain managerial implications from the crisis. It performs a thematic bibliometric review of the literature published in Scopus ranked journals since the beginning of the pandemic using FCWI, Piecharts and VOSViewer. It i...
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Introduction The emergency room (ER) is the main entry door for the care of critically ill patients. The inclusion of physiotherapists in these sectors is being consolidated in Brazil. Objective To characterize the physiotherapeutic approach and the clinical-functional profile of patients in the ER surgical unit of a tertiary hospital. Methods This...
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Background. Surgical treatment of malleoli injuries is performed according to the principles of articular fractures management. It is particularly true for ankle injuries involving fractures of posterior edge of the tibia. The posteromedial approach enables to improve the results of surgical treatment of patients due to the direct reduction of tibi...
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Surveys, as a tool for data collection, allow us to carry out exploratory factor analysis studies in an agile, efficient and economical way. This report consolidates the aspects that define the behavior of occupants in office buildings together with the external or internal stimuli that provoke reactions. Consequently, the objective may or may not...
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Johnston’s organ has been shown to act as an antennal auditory organ across a spectrum of insect species. In the hemimetabolous desert locust Schistocerca gregaria, Johnston’s organ must be functional on hatching and so develops in the pedicellar segment of the antenna during embryogenesis. Here, we employ the epithelial cell marker Lachesin to ide...
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Kazan Innovative University named after V.G. Timiryasov and the Ministry of Digital Development of Public Administration, Information Technologies and Communications of the Republic of Tatarstan are delighted to invite you to take part in the 1st International Scientific and Practical Conference “Digital Technologies and Law”, which will be held in...
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This paper examines the nuanced practices of Chinese state-sponsored disinformation campaigns as participatory digital warfare. Utilising Sun Tzu's three concepts qizheng (奇正) , xingshi (形势) and xushi (虚实), it proposes to analyse disinformation beyond the framework of political communication. With two examples, I analyse how disinformation campaign...
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Background: Electronic health records can be used for population-wide identification and monitoring of disease. The Territory Kidney Care project developed algorithms to identify individuals with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and several commonly comorbid chronic diseases. This study aims to describe the development and validation of our algorithms...
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One of the greatest challenges facing official statistics in the 21st century is the use of alternative sources of data about prices (scanned and scraped data) in the analysis of price dynamics, which also involves selecting the appropriate formula of the price index at the elementary group (5-digit) level. When consumer price indices of goods and...
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Soil liquefaction is one of the most detrimental forms of earthquake-induced ground failure that can result in catastrophic damage to engineering structures. For the seismic safety evaluation of foundations and high-rise structures, it is the most critical way to assess liquefaction resistance. In this paper, an array number of isotropically consol...
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The transition from IAS 31- Interests in Joint Ventures to IFRS 11- Joint Arrangements leads to the elimination of the Proportionate Consolidated Method and leaves the users in the jointly controlled arrangement to use only the Equity Method. The decision to change from IAS 31 to IFRS 11 was justified by the IASB that the change would lead to impro...
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Kazan Innovative University named after V.G. Timiryasov and the Ministry of Digital Development of Public Administration, Information Technologies and Communications of the Republic of Tatarstan are delighted to invite you to take part in the 1st International Scientific and Practical Conference “Digital Technologies and Law”, which will be held in...
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The monograph "Working with facts and data in a digital environment" presents a comprehensive theoretical study for the identification of forms of deviations in the communication process, classification, and etymological precision of problematized genre forms and problem fields of the information environment and the public sphere. The theoretical o...
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To investigate the time-dependent load-deformation behaviour of foundations under alternating loads in overconsoli-dated clay, centrifuge tests on rafts and piled rafts in Kaolin clay are carried out. The foundations are subjected to unloading and reloading processes as well as to groundwater lowering, simulating typical loading scenarios of struct...
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While the electoral process in established democracies has been characterised by relative peace due to the adequacy and effectiveness of their security arrangement, among others, what has been observed in the history of elections in developing countries in Africa, especially Southwest Nigeria is that, it has often been replete with security crises...
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In cloud data center (CDC), reducing energy consumption while maintaining performance has always been a hot issue. In server consolidation, the traditional solution is to divide the problem into multiple small problems such as host overloading detection, virtual machine (VM) selection, and VM placement and solve them step by step. However, the desi...
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Martin-Russu’s book explains Romania’s reform reversal in the field of public integrity and the fight against corruption by providing evidence of legislative behaviour at the highest levels of policy-making that shows how a highly fragmented domestic political elite pursues private gains by diluting the legislation in force. Her understanding of Eu...