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  • Undergraduate nursing students caring for cancer patients: Hermeneutic phenomenological insights of their experiences 

    Kaite, Charis P.; Charalambous, Andreas (BioMed Central Ltd, 2013)
    Background: The care of patients suffering from cancer and especially those facing the death trajectory appears to be complex and demanding not only for student nurses but for professional nurses as well. The educational ...

  • Understanding Online News: Uses and Gratifications of Mainstream News Sites and Social Media 

    Siakalli, Michailina; Masouras, Andreas; Papademetriou, Christos (2015)
    In this study the uses and gratifications obtained from Mainstream News sites and Social Media when the users read online news is explored. A comparative work is done between the two in order to examine the differences on ...

  • Understanding the Knowledge - Opportunities - Entrepreneurship Mechanism 

    Vliamos, Spyros (Edward Elgar Publishing Inc, 2016-08)
    The development of entrepreneurial mindset is a challenge and a goal which requires an in-depth investigation of the learning processes in meta–level, because the key factors are related to meta-cognitive processes and ...

  • Unification and Planning of Urban Public Spaces with Bioclimatic Conditions. Case Study Drama, Greece. 

    Georgi, Neratzia Julia; Sarikou, Sophia (WSEAS (World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society), 2006)
    The green spaces in the urban environment facilitate the movement of air masses that act as air refreshment in the wider region. The unification of urban open spaces and their enrichment with vegetation affect the micro-climate ...

  • Unification of Archaeological Sites Project: Upgraded network of pedestrian links to the archaeological zones 

    Georgi, Neratzia Julia (Edifir - Edizioni Firenze, 2008)
    The unification programme aims to restore the historic continuity of the city, and to create poles of attraction for its residents, also providing a better quality of life in an overall space with upgraded environment and ...

  • The Universal declaration of human rights the right for freedom of expression and its protection 

    Athanasopoulos, Constantinos GE. (Κέντρο Επιμόρφωσης Μελετών Έρευνας και Ανάπτυξης, 1999)
    It is well known that, in general, human rights had suffered significant blows during the period between the two World Wars. After the end of World War 11, however, individual rights begun to be strengthened and protected, ...

  • The universal declaration of human rights: the right for freedom of expression and its protection 

    Athanasopoulos, Constantinos GE. (Κέντρο Επιμόρφωσης Μελετών Έρευνας και Ανάπτυξης, 2001)
    The foreunners of the Declaration between 1940 -19501 It is well known that, in general, human rights had suffered significant blows during the period between the two World Wars. After the end of World War 11, however, ...

  • An Unobserved Components Model Approach to the Relationship between Real GDP and Unemployment for Cyprus 

    Volos, Christos; Hadjixenophontos, Andreas (2015)
    This empirical study employs a bivariate unobserved components model to estimate the permanent and transitory movements in real GDP and the unemployment rate and the relationships between them, using information from ...

  • Urban waterfront areas: Environmental planning of small-scale harbour zones and consecutive urban waterfront areas 

    Vergi, Efi; Georgi, Neratzia Julia (2013)
    The subject of the study concerns the regeneration of the urban waterfront, within the framework of a new approach for the quality living of the coastal human communities, not only under the terms of developmental ...

  • Ursünde und Erlösung nach den griechischen Kirchenvätern 

    Martzelos, Georgios (2012)
    Die Ursünden- und Erlösungslehre, so wie sie die griechischen Kirchenväter entwickelt haben, unterscheidet sich klar von derjenigen der lateinischen Kirchenväter und besonders von der des Heiligen Augustinus. Dies ist ...

  • The use of nature friendly materials in urban public space 

    Georgi, Neratzia Julia; Sarikou, S. (World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society (WSEAS), 2005)
    The intensive building and construction development in cities and wban spaces causes number of serious problems that constrain city life. The last dccades Landscape Architects arc trying to find alternative solutions to ...

  • The Use of Point Pattern Statistics in Urban Analysis 

    Pissourios, Ioannis; Lafazani, Pery; Spyrellis, Stavros; Christodoulou, Anastasia; Myridis, Myron (Springer Link, 2012-04-03)
    This paper exploresthe use of point pattern statistics in urban analysis. The study adopts a systems view of urban space and identifies three discernible tiers for the analysis of the latter. For each of these tiers, it ...

  • The use of trees at Nightscape Urban Environment 

    Georgi, Neratzia Julia; Sarikou, Sophia (2006)
    The last few years have been a huge increase in the transfer of coloured architectural lighting, derived from entertainment and theatre, into the urban and exterior environment. The trees in to the landscape seem to be ...

  • Uses and Gratifications in Online News: Comparing Social Media and News Media Use by Users 

    Siakalli, Michailina; Masouras, Andreas; Papademetriou, Christos (2015)
    This study investigates the uses and gratifications obtained from reading news online in News Media and Social Media. A comparison is done between these two (News Media and Social Media) related to what type of needs does ...

  • Valuation issues with early equity finance 

    Polimenis, Vasilis (Neapolis University Paphos, 2018)
    The need to finance startups generates the effect of equity dilution. By dilution we mean the decrease in founders’ ownership of the startup due to the company issuing new equity. An important issue with early equity ...

  • The Value of Decision Making in a Complex Environment: An Experimental Approach 

    Hogarth, Robin M.; Makridakis, Spyros (The European Institute of Business Administration, Fontainebleau, France, 1981)
    Are the costs of time arid effort spent on analyzing decisions outweighed by benefits? This issue was examined in the context of a competitive business game where human teams were pitted against two kinds of simple-minded ...

  • The value of empirical work: A personal view 

    Makridakis, Spyros (Elsevier, 1993)
    When I compare the field of forecasting with other social science disciplines I see a major advantage. We have the ability to empirically test the validity of our theories and find out the methods/ models that provide ...

  • VaR Modelling on Long Run Horizons 

    Giannopoulos, Kostas (Kluwer Academic Publishers-Plenum Publishers, 2003-07)
    The Value-at-Risk (VaR) criterion as a measure of portfolio's risk on long run horizons is considered. The method which makes possible to generate VaR estimates on longer horizons is suggested. The VaR estimation is based ...

  • VaR Without Correlations for Portfolios of Derivative Securities 

    Barone-Adesi, Giovanni; Giannopoulos, Kostas; Vosper, Les (Wiley Online Library, 1999)
    We propose filtering historical simulation by GARCH processes to model the future distribution of assets and swap values. Options’ price changes are computed by full reevaluation on the changing prices of underlying assets. ...

  • Verbraucherrecht als Sonderprivatrecht? 

    Zaprianos, Nikolaos (Beck, 2012)
    German: Das Arbeitspapier beschäftigt sich auf Grundlage des entsprechenden Gutachtens mit dem Thema der zivilrechtlichen Abteilung der 69. Deutsche Juristentag (DJT) „Brauchen Konsumenten und Unternehmer eine neue Architektur ...