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Apr 03 2013

Free topical journal articles from Policy Press

Free journal articles of March:

  1. Representing the family: how does the state ‘think family’? - Policy & Politics
  2. HKUL users can continue to access Policy & Politics.

  3. Rapid evidence assessments of research to inform social policy: taking stock and moving forward - Evidence & Policy
  4. HKUL users can continue to access Evidence & Policy.

  5. Subjective wellbeing: a primer for poverty analysts - Journal of Poverty & Social Justice
  6. HKUL users can continue to access Journal of Poverty & Social Justice.

  7. Micro-mapping: what lies beneath the third sector radar? - Voluntary Sector Review
  8. From traditional to companionate marriages: women’s changing experience of marriage and divorce in Ireland - Families, Relationships & Societies

[Source: The Policy Press]

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Apr 02 2013

Read top cited papers from Demography

Demography presents the highest quality original research of scholars in a broad range of disciplines, including anthropology, biology, economics, geography, history, psychology, public health, sociology, and statistics. The journal encompasses a wide variety of methodological approaches to population research. Its geographic focus is global, with articles addressing demographic matters from around the planet. Its temporal scope is broad, as represented by research that explores demographic phenomena spanning the ages from the past to the present, and reaching toward the future.

2011 Impact Factor: 1.931

Top cited papers from Demography:

You may click here to view the most downloaded articles which are downloaded live and in real-time Demography.

HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b1391568

[Source: SpringerLink]

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Feb 21 2013

Latest articles published in Foreign Policy

  1. Westward Ho!
  2. The End of the Latin American Left
  3. Love Is a Battlefield
  4. What Richard III Can Teach Us Today
  5. What to Expect from a North Korean Nuclear Test
  6. Don’t Fear the Migrants
  7. Hate Obama’s Drone War?
  8. What George W. Bush Did Right
  9. Inside the Islamic Emirate of Timbuktu
  10. Liplomacy
  11. How does the U.S. minimum wage compare to those around the world?
  12. Military Brain Drain

[Source: Foreign Policy, 4th - 14th February 2013]

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Dec 12 2011

Free Selected Articles from Archives of Sexual Behavior

Archives of Sexual Behavior, the official publication of the International Academy of Sex Research, is dedicated to the dissemination of information in the field of sexual science, broadly defined. Contributions consist of empirical research (both quantitative and qualitative), theoretical reviews and essays, clinical case reports, letters to the editor, and book reviews.

Impact Factor: 3.660

Read, download and save these articles online. They are available online for free until December 31, 2011:

You may click here to view the most downloaded articles which are downloaded live and in real-time from Archives of Sexual Behavior.

HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b1400733

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Aug 25 2011

Psychology Headlines from PSYCHNEWS

  1. Is Ignorance Bliss?
  2. 10 Psychological Techniques to Help You Get a New Job
  3. From End To Beginning: Navigating a Transition Well
  4. Happiness Tends to Deter Crime
  5. Gender Differences In Anticipation Of Negative Experiences
  6. Only One In Five Medicaid-Covered Kids in Ohio Finish Antidepressant Treatment
  7. Extreme Negative Anti-Smoking Ads Can Backfire, Experts Find
  8. Good ruminations or bad ruminations in the depressed brain?
  9. Is Your Relationship Making You Sick?
  10. Understanding Recovery Avoidance in OCD
  11. Taking Rudeness of Our Co-Workers Home With Us
  12. Did 911 Reveal the Limitations of Psychology?
  13. There’s More to Introversion than You Might Think
  14. Inflexibility May Give Pupils With Autism Problems in Multitasking
  15. Exercise Can Substitute Effectively as Second ‘Medication’ for People With Depression, Study Suggests

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May 25 2010

The latest research findings at LSE

There are some interesting research findings from London School of Economics and Political Science:

 

Divorce rates are lower in families where husbands help more with housework, shopping and childcare, according to new research.

A new report identifies ‘erotic capital’ as a powerful commodity that can count as much as education in the workplace, politics, media or the arts. Read the full article at here

Companies could make their employees more productive by having them work with hardworking friends according to new research. Read the full article at here

Rapid advance in addressing climate change is now possible for the first time in 15 years because global climate policy crashed in 2009, according to The Hartwell Paper, a new international report co-ordinated at LSE. Read the full report at here.

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