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This study aimed at revealing the preservice teachers' mental images about the concept of agriculture and the functions of agriculture contains through mind maps. The images of a total of 60 Mind Maps were obtained by drawing technique. Mind maps were examined by content analysis in MAXQDA© qualitative data analysis program. As a result of analyses...
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The purpose of this article is to investigate the perception of actors involved in the software industry on the formation and conduct of political Science, Technology and Innovation and of industrial policies for this sector since the early 2000. The method was qualitative, literature search, and the interviews with semi-structured questionnaires....
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This special issue of Physica A presents contributions drawn from papers presented at a conference on Social Network Analysis and Complexity held from July 31 to August 2, 2006 at the Collegium Budapest in Budapest, Hungary. Co-chaired by Andras Lorincz of the Eotvos Lorand University and Nigel Gilbert of the University of Surrey, United Kingdom, t...
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Predominant status of English in politics, science, technology and intercultural communications leads to fierce debate over the so-called “ownership” of the English language. Considering the major agent in the spread and development of English around the world, increasing arguments have favoured the position of English as a lingua franca (ELF) shap...
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Thomas Pynchon remains central to any serious consideration of the maximalist novel. I first discovered the truth of an adage about Gravity’s Rainbow (1973) while conducting research for my PhD dissertation on encyclopedic literature: when it comes to reading Pynchon’s 760-page magnum opus, there are those who endure, and those who give up. And the...
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The study proposes to analyze the theoretical contributions and empirical evidences on territorial innovation based on social and institutional learning multiscale dynamics. In this context it examines the emergence of new functions assigned to university emphasizing contemporary methods of spillovers of the university’s research for the territory,...
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This article analyzes the governance of the Spanish system of science, technology and innovation designed in the State Law 14/2011, defined as the set of agents that perform functions of financing, implementation and coordination in this field as well as the relationships, structures, measures and actions to promote, develop and support scientific...
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TheI Chingoriginated in China as a divination manual more than three thousand years ago. In 136 BCE the emperor declared it a Confucian classic, and in the centuries that followed, this work had a profound influence on the philosophy, religion, art, literature, politics, science, technology, and medicine of various cultures throughout East Asia. Je...
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Language and tradition have long been relegated to the sidelines as scholars have considered the role of politics, science, technology and economics in the making of the modern world. This reading of over two centuries of philosophy, political theory, anthropology, folklore and history argues that new ways of imagining language and representing sup...