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Nov 21 2014

Access articles from Routledge Ethnicity

Read Editors’ Selection from Ethnic and Racial Studies

Martin Bulmer and John Solomos, Editors of Ethnic and Racial Studies, have chosen a selection of articles and made these free to read. This collection includes the work of both established and up and coming scholars and a wide variety of substantive research areas.

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HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b1399675

New Special Issue from Identities

The latest Special Issue from Identities, entitled ‘What remains of the national models of integration? Ideal-typical constructions and social realities of immigrant incorporation in Europe’ is now online. This issue addresses integration as a sociological concept for the social cohesion of European societies amongst other key topics.
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HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b2518511

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Nov 21 2014

Read the most viewed articles from Geoscience Letters, SpringerOpen

Geoscience Letters is the official journal of Asia Oceania Geosciences Society, and publishes original innovative and timely research letter articles and concise reviews on studies of the Earth and its environment, planetary and space sciences.

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Nov 20 2014

Read articles from Journal of Geographical Sciences, Springer

Co-sponsored by the Geographical Society of China and the Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, CAS, the Journal of Geographical Sciences aims to facilitate and strengthen academic exchange on geography research between China and other countries, and to offer a forum for discussion between geographers in China and abroad.

The 2013 impact factor for Journal of Geographical Sciences has increased to 1.123. You’re warmly invited to read and download the top cited articles for free until 18th Jan, 2015.

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HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b3147783

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Nov 20 2014

Read the most viewed articles from Earth Perspectives - Transdisciplinarity Enabled, SpringerOpen

Earth Perspectives - Transdisciplinarity Enabled focuses on publishing and promoting integrating approaches to research, analysis and prediction of the Earth System, including the role of humans that either contribute to and/or are affected by the Earth System variability and changes.

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Nov 19 2014

Read articles from Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, Springer

Psychonomic Bulletin & Review (2013 Impact Factor: 2.986) is well-established as a top outlet for rigorous theoretical position papers, literature reviews, and punchy new experimental results in experimental psychology and related disciplines. Areas of coverage include attention and perception, memory, psycholinguistics, problem solving, decision making, behavioral and cognitive neuroscience, comparative psychology, social cognition, and cognitive development.

Read the hand-picked articles for free until Dec 31:

HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b2368354.

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Nov 19 2014

New additions for social sciences at HKU Libraries

Every Wednesday, the new titles for the current week are put on New Book Display, G/F, Main Library.

Click on the links below to find the new additions for social sciences for the current week and the past three weeks:

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Nov 18 2014

Psychology Headlines Around the World from Socialpsychology.org

1. “Smart Drug” Does Not Make People Smarter, Say Researchers

2. In Heart Disease Cases, Stress Affects Women More Than Men, Study Finds

3. This Is Your Brain Trying to Be Funny

4. Smelling Egg-Cigarette Odor While Asleep Reduces Smoking

5. Mindfulness Meditation Has Positive Impact on Breast Cancer Survivors

6. Parent-Infant Communication Differs by Gender Shortly After Birth

7. Working Late or Irregular Shifts Linked to Cognitive Decline

8. Are Psychologists in the U.S. States That Have the Most Mental Illness?

Source: http://www.legacy.socialpsychology.org/

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Nov 17 2014

Access Routledge Behavioral Science Open Access collection from Routledge

To make it as simple and enjoyable as possible for you to keep up-to-date with the latest open access publications, Routledge has collated all articles published on an open access basis. Uniting articles from Cognitive Psychology, Creative Arts, Mental Health, Neuroscience & Neuropsychology, Psychology and Psychotherapy & Counselling portfolios, these articles are all freely available to read online from publication.

Please click here to read the Behavioral Science open access collection.

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Nov 17 2014

Latest Resources from Migration Information Source

Policy Beat
Immigration Not Decisive in the Midterms, But Results Critical to the Congressional Debate

While immigration and the Latino vote may not have been decisive in the 2014 midterm elections, the Republican takeover of the Senate come January 2015 and increased majority in the House have significant implications for the outcome of the immigration debate. This article examines the changing dynamics and the president’s intent to proceed with executive action to shield some of the unauthorized immigrant population from deportation.

Pacific Island Nations, Criminal Deportees, and Reintegration Challenges
Pacific Islanders with criminal convictions have found themselves deported from Australia, New Zealand, or the United States, which have shifted their immigration enforcement priorities in recent years. This article explores the significant barriers to reintegration that criminal deportees in Pacific Island countries face upon their return, including difficulty accessing community networks and jobs.

[Source: Migration Information Source November 13, 2014]

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Nov 15 2014


Published by Dental Library under Dentistry

1 – 15 November 2014


1.生長與矯正牙齒 [信報財經新聞] 2014-11-13 C02 健康生活 有齒人生 邵致

2. 箍牙一定脫牙? [信報財經新聞] 2014-11-06 C02 健康生活 有齒人生 張嘉熙

3.「智慧齒」與智慧始 [am730] 2014-11-03 A26 NEWS 醫學人

4.「漱口」與「漱喉」[am730] 2014-11-03 A28 HEALTH ZONE 衞建

5. 常塞牙易致口臭 [成報] 2014-11-02 B06 生活解碼 保健養

[Source: Wisenews]

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