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Adult education, spirit and the 'New Age': Sir George Trevelyan and the Shropshire Adult Education College at Attingham 1948-76 (2017)
Thesis
Clancy, S. L. Adult education, spirit and the 'New Age': Sir George Trevelyan and the Shropshire Adult Education College at Attingham 1948-76. (Thesis). University of Nottingham

This thesis presents an interdisciplinary study of post-Second World War short-term residential adult education, through an investigation of the Shropshire Adult Education College (SAEC), 1948-1976. This was located at Attingham Park, Atcham, Shropsh... Read More

Caring and resources in older age (2003)
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Argyle, E. Caring and resources in older age. (Thesis). University of Sheffield. Retrieved from https://nottingham-repository.worktribe.com/output/1163340

Due to the high incidence of ill health and disability amongst their contemporaries, older people are likely to be involved in informal caring relationships. Due to the limited nature of post-retirement incomes, such carers are also likely to be rela... Read More

A new policy-making instrument? The first Australian consensus conference (2003)
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Mohr, A. A new policy-making instrument? The first Australian consensus conference. (Thesis). Griffuth University. Retrieved from https://nottingham-repository.worktribe.com/output/1163473

Consensus conferences evolved as a response to the public's increasing dissatisfaction with technocratic decision-making processes that are judged to have repeatedly failed to serve its interests. The staging of the first Australian consensus confere... Read More

Genetic algorithms for multiple-choice problems (1999)
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Aickelin, U. Genetic algorithms for multiple-choice problems. (Thesis). University of Wales Swansea. Retrieved from https://nottingham-repository.worktribe.com/output/1163583

This thesis investigates the use of problem-specific knowledge to enhance a genetic algorithm approach to multiple-choice optimisation problems. It shows that such information can significantly enhance performance, but that the choice of information... Read More

Between functions and relations in calculating programs (1992)
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Hutton, G. M. Between functions and relations in calculating programs. (Thesis). University of Glasgow. Retrieved from https://nottingham-repository.worktribe.com/output/1164861

This thesis is about the calculational approach to programming, in which one derives programs from specifications. One such calculational paradigm is Ruby, the relational calculus developed by Jones and Sheeran for describing and designing circuits.... Read More