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Visual memory loss and autobiographical amnesia: a case study.
Amnesia typically results from trauma to the medial temporal regions that coordinate activation among the disparate areas of cortex that represent the information that make up autobiographical memories. We proposed that ...
An Equilibrium Model of Sorting in an Urban Housing Market
(NBER Working Paper, 2005)
The absence of the corporation in Islamic law: Origins and persistence
(American Journal of Comparative Law, 2005-09-01)
Classical Islamic law recognizes only natural persons; it does not grant standing to corporations. This article explores why Islamic law did not develop a concept akin to the corporation, or borrow one from another legal ...
Imperial Sissies and Bully Amazons: The Question of “Valor” in Lope de Vega’s Las mujeres sin los hombres
(Annals of Scholarship, 2005-05)
(Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment, 2005-05-01)
In this set of lecture notes we review the mode-coupling theory of the glass transition from several perspectives. First, we derive mode-coupling equations for the description of density fluctuations from microscopic ...
On the endogeneity of Cournot-Nash and Stackelberg equilibria: Games of accumulation
(Journal of Economic Theory, 2005-01-01)
We characterize equilibria of games with two properties: (i) Agents have the opportunity to adjust their strategic variable after their initial choices and before payoffs occur; but (ii) they can only add to their initial ...
Social and physical environments and disparities in risk for cardiovascular disease: the healthy environments partnership conceptual model.
(Environ Health Perspect, 2005-12)
The Healthy Environments Partnership (HEP) is a community-based participatory research effort investigating variations in cardiovascular disease risk, and the contributions of social and physical environments to those variations, ...
Can behavioral decision theory explain risk-averse fire management decisions?
(Forest Ecology and Management, 2005-06-06)
Organizations managing forest land often make fire management decisions that seem overly risk-averse in relation to their stated goals for ecosystem restoration, protection of sensitive species and habitats, and protection ...
Bayesian Nonparametric Function Estimation Using Overcomplete Representations and Levy Random Field Priors
(Oberwolfach Reports, 2005)
Maxillofacial fractures and dental trauma in a high school soccer goalkeeper: A case report
(Journal of Athletic Training, 2005-04-01)
Objective: To present the case of a 17-year-old male soccer goalkeeper who sustained maxillofacial fractures and dental trauma after being struck in the face by an opponent's knee. Background: Because of the nature of the ...