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  • Birdthistle, Naomi (Cork Institute of Technology., 2007)
    Many family businesses begin with an innovative idea. In order to remain viable in an environment characterised by uncertainty and change, organisations and individuals alike depend upon an ability to learn. This paper ...
  • Naughton, Catherine M.; O'Donnell, Aisling T; Muldoon, Orla T. (Frontiers, 2015)
    Exposure to parental intimate partner violence (parental IPV) is a complex trauma. Research within social psychology establishes that identification with social groups impacts positively on how we appraise, respond to and ...
  • Ó hIfearnáin, Tadhg (Taylor and Francis, 2013)
    This paper describes the complex and sometimes ambiguous attitudes of Gaeltacht Irish speakers towards the intergenerational transmission of Irish. It focuses on first language speaker data that was gathered as part of a ...
  • Smith-Christmas, Cassie (Routledge, 2017)
    This chapter traces the development of the field 'Family Language Policy' and offers insights for future directions in research.
  • Birdthistle, Naomi (Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2008)
    Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to investigate whether small and medium-sized family businesses in Ireland have the potential to be classified as learning organizations. Design/methodology/approach – The research ...
  • Lonergan, Patrick P (University of Limerick, 2015)
    This research thesis consists of a theoretical and empirical exploration of cultural mediation. It articulates current conceptualisations while also questioning the mystified nature with which cultural intermediaries are ...
  • Djahel, Soufiene; Zhang, Zonghua; Naït-Abdesselam, Farid; Murphy, John (IEEE Computer Society, 2012)
    In this paper, we deal with backoff cheating technique in IEEE802.11 based MANETs and propose a novel scheme, dubbed HsF-MAC (Hash Function based MAC protocol), to cope with it. In contrast to the existing solutions, ...
  • Cleary, Jimmy; Callanan, Owen; Purcell, Mark; Gregg, David (Association for Computing Machinery, 2013)
    For most multi-threaded applications, data structures must be shared between threads. Ensuring thread safety on these data structures incurs overhead in the form of locking and other synchronization mechanisms. Where data ...
  • Gaudin, Benoit; Vassev, Emil; Hinchey, Mike; Nixon, Paddy; Coelho, Garcia J.; Maalej, Walid (Szkoła Wyższa Psychologii Społecznej (SWPS), 2012)
    One of the main objectives of self-adaptive systems is to reduce maintenance costs through automatic adaptation. Self-healing is a self-adapting property that helps systems return to a normal state after a fault or ...
  • Sinnott, Margaret; Kinsley, Brendan T; Jackson, Abaigeal D; Walsh, Cathal Dominic; O'Grady, Tony; Nolan, John J; Gaffney, Peter; Boran, Gerard; Kelleher, Cecily; Carr, Bernadette (Public Library of Science, 2015)
    Type 2 diabetes has a long pre clinical asymptomatic phase. Early detection may delay or arrest disease progression. The Diabetes Mellitus and Vascular health initiative (DMVhi) was initiated as a prospective longitudinal ...
  • Cooper, Charlotte Rachel Mary (University of Limerick, 2012)
    Over my 20 year involvement with the movement, I have come to notice that scant attention is paid to fat activism. Despite intensified interest in fat in 21st century Western culture, the richness of fat activism is not ...
  • Ahmad, Hammad (University of Limerick, 2009)
    This research work focuses on the design and implementation of control law and control allocation for overactuated, nonlinear model of commercial aircraft (B747-200). The redundancies in this aircraft are exploited to ...
  • English, Michael; Exton, Chris; Cleary, Brendan; Rigon, Irene (Association for Computing Machinery, 2009)
    Software maintenance continues to be a time and resource intensive activity. Any efforts that help to address the maintenance bottleneck within the software lifecycle are welcome. One area where such e orts are useful is ...
  • Egan, Brian; McCarthy, Conor T; McCarthy, Michael A (2013)
  • Pettigrew, Judith; Adhikari, Kamal (Springer, 2009)
    This paper analyses fear in a village in central Nepal during the ‘People’s War’. Spanning the years from 1999 to 2008, the paper illustrates how the different phases of the insurgency and individual circumstances resulted ...
  • Henihan, Anne Marie; McCombe, Geoff; Klimas, Jan; Swan, Davina; Leahy, Dorothy; Anderson, Rolande; Bury, Gerard; Dunne, Colum; Keenan, Eamon; Lambert, John S; Meagher, David; O'Gorman, Clodagh S.; O'Toole, Tom P; Saunders, Jean; Shorter, Gillian W.; Smyth, Bobby P; Kaner, Eileen; Cullen, Walter (BioMed Central, 2016)
    Background: Identifying and treating problem alcohol use among people who also use illicit drugs is a challenge. Primary care is well placed to address this challenge but there are several barriers which may prevent this ...
  • Kroll, Josiane; Prikladnicki, Rafael; Audy, Jorge L.N.; Carmel, Erran; Fernandez, Jude (2013)
    Follow-the-sun (FTS) is a strategy for Global Software Development (GSD) where you hand off work at the end of every day from one site to the next, many time zones away, in order to speed up product development. Companies ...
  • Botterweck, Goetz; Lee, Kwanwoo (2009)
    In this position paper, we discuss feature dependencies as one major challenge in product line engineering. We suggest that (1) feature dependencies should be treated as first class entities and (2) dependencies in various ...
  • Liu, Yu; Meier, Rene (University of Oslo, 2008)
    Feature interaction describes a situation where the combination of two or more services that individually perform correctly results in unexpected and possibly adverse behaviour. Such feature interaction issues have first ...
  • Lee, Kwanwoo; Botterweck, Goetz; Thiel, Steffen (IEEE Computer Society, 2009)
    Feature modeling is an essential activity for modeling and managing the variability of a software product line. On the other hand, aspect-oriented programming provides effective means for modularizing feature implementation. ...