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See detailKompakte Stadt - Leitbild für Ostdeutsche Städte?
Hesse, Markus UL

in OSWALT, Philipp (Ed.) Schrumpfende Städte. Handlungskonzepte, 2 (2005)

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See detailFamiliale Praxen und aufstiegsorientierte Werthaltungen - Zur Genese des Hierarchischen Selbstinteresses
Hadjar, Andreas UL

in Soziale Ungleichheit, kulturelle Unterschiede. Verhandlungen des 32. Kongresses der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Soziologie in München 2004 (2005)

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See detailNeoclassical Growth and the 'Trivial' Steady State
Hakenes, Hendrik; Irmen, Andreas UL

Report (2005)

If capital is an essential input, the neoclassical growth model has a steady state with zero capital. From this, one is inclined to conclude that an economy starting without capital can never grow. We ... [more ▼]

If capital is an essential input, the neoclassical growth model has a steady state with zero capital. From this, one is inclined to conclude that an economy starting without capital can never grow. We challenge this view and claim that, if the production function satisfies the Inada conditions, a take-off is possible even though the initial capital stock is zero and capital is essential. Since the marginal product of capital is initially infinite, the ‘trivial’ steady state becomes so unstable that the solution to the equation of motion involves the possibility of a take-off, even without capital. When it happens, the take-off is spontaneous; there is no causality. [less ▲]

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See detailOAKHQOL: a new instrument to measure quality of live in knee and hip Osteoarthritis
Rat, AC.; Coste, J.; Pouchot, J. et al

in Journal of Clinical Epidemiology (2005), 58

To develop a questionnaire with which to measure quality of life (QoL) in patients with knee and hip osteoarthritis (OA). Study Design and Setting: Thirty-two caregivers and 96 OA patients were ... [more ▼]

To develop a questionnaire with which to measure quality of life (QoL) in patients with knee and hip osteoarthritis (OA). Study Design and Setting: Thirty-two caregivers and 96 OA patients were interviewed individually (using cognitive and face-to-face techniques) and in focus groups. A group of experts working independently at first and then consensually used the interview transcripts to generate a 46-item questionnaire. Results: Analysis of questionnaires completed by 263 patients with hip or knee OA resulted in the exclusion of three items (two because of low reliability and one because of a low response rate). Principal component analysis revealed four factors: physical activity, mental health, social functioning, and social support. A pain dimension was individualized. Preliminary testing showed the reliability of the five dimensions to be satisfactory (intraclass correlation coefficients: 0.70–0.85), construct validity was adequate when correlated with the SF36 (Spearman correlation coefficients: 0.43–0.75), and discrimination was satisfactory. The osteoarthritis knee and hip quality of life questionnaire (OAKHQOL) consists of 43 items in five dimensions and three independent items. Conclusion: TheOAKHQOLis the first specific knee and hipOAquality of life instrument. Its development followed an a priori structured strategy to ensure content validity. It meets psychometric requirements for validity and reliability. [less ▲]

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See detailStadt-Land-Unterschiede der Internetnutzung - eine empirische Untersuchung der regionalen digitalen Spaltung.
Lenz, Thomas UL; Jäckel, Michael; Zillien, Nicole

in merz | medien + erziehung, die Zeitschrift für Medienpädagogik (2005), 6

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See detailL'instrumentalisation de l'histoire prise en flagrant délit : les discours sur l'héritage européen
Margue, Michel UL; Scuto, Denis UL

in Hemecht : Zeitschrift für Luxemburger Geschichte = Revue d'Histoire Luxembourgeoise (2005), 58

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See detailWirtschaftsverkehr in Stadt und Umland - Ein neues Tätigkeitsfeld für "integrierte Planung"
Hesse, Markus UL

in Verkehrszeichen : für Mobilität und Umwelt (2005), (1), 12-16

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See detailModerne Grossstadt, soziale Gerechtigkeit und Erziehung. Der frühe Pragmatismus am Beispiel von Jane Addams
Tröhler, Daniel UL

in Tröhler, Daniel; Oelkers, Jürgen (Eds.) Pädagogik und Pragmatismus. Gesellschaftstheorie und die Entwicklung der Pädagogik. (2005)

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See detailModern city, social justice, and education Early Pragmatism as exemplified by Jane Addams
Tröhler, Daniel UL

in Tröhler, Daniel; Oelkers, Jürgen (Eds.) Education and Pragmatism (2005)

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See detailHistorische Lehrmittelforschung und Steuerung des Schulsystems
Tröhler, Daniel UL; Oelkers, Jürgen

in Matthes, Eva; Heinze, Carsten (Eds.) Das Schulbuch zwischen Lehrplan und Unterrichtspraxis (2005)

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See detailIncreased mortality and aggravation of heart failure in estrogen receptor-beta knockout mice after myocardial infarction.
Pelzer, Theo; Loza, Paula-Anahi Arias; Hu, Kai et al

in Circulation (2005), 111(12), 1492-8

BACKGROUND: Lower mortality rates among women with chronic heart failure than among men may depend in part on the action of female sex hormones, especially estrogens. The biological effects of estrogens ... [more ▼]

BACKGROUND: Lower mortality rates among women with chronic heart failure than among men may depend in part on the action of female sex hormones, especially estrogens. The biological effects of estrogens are mediated by 2 distinct estrogen receptor (ER) subtypes (ERalpha and ERbeta). The present study was undertaken to determine the role of ERbeta in the development of chronic heart failure after experimental myocardial infarction (MI). METHODS AND RESULTS: Female ERbeta null mice (BERKO(Chapel Hill)) and wild-type littermates (WT) were ovariectomized, given 17beta-estradiol, and subjected to chronic anterior MI (MI; BERKO n=31, WT n=30) or sham operation (sham; BERKO n=14, WT n=14). At 8 weeks after MI, both genotypes revealed left ventricular remodeling and impaired contractile function at similar average infarct size (BERKO-MI 32.9+/-5% versus WT-MI 33.0+/-4%); however, BERKO mice showed increased mortality (BERKO-MI 42% versus WT-MI 23%), increased body weight and fluid retention (P<0.01), higher ventricular pro-ANP expression (BERKO-MI 27.9-fold versus sham, WT-MI 5.2-fold versus sham; BERKO-MI versus WT-MI P<0.001), higher atrial natriuretic peptide serum levels, and increased phospholamban expression (P<0.05) compared with WT mice. CONCLUSIONS: Systemic deletion of ERbeta in female mice increases mortality, aggravates clinical and biochemical markers of heart failure, and contributes to impaired expression of Ca(2+)-handling proteins in chronic heart failure after MI. Further studies are required to delineate the relative importance of cardiac and vascular effects of ERbeta and the role of ERalpha in the development of heart failure. [less ▲]

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See detailPädagogische Autonomie in der internationalen Diskussion
Tröhler, Daniel UL

in Zeitschrift für Pädagogische Historiographie (2005), 11

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See detailZur Dynamik der regionalen Variation im Luxemburgischen
Gilles, Peter UL

in Institut Grand-Ducal, Section de Linguistique, d'Ethnologie et d'Onomastique; Centre National de Littérature (Eds.) Letzebuergesch. Entwicklungstendenzen und Forschungsperspektiven einer jungen Sprache. Beiträge zum Workshop Lëtzebuergesch, November 2001 (2005)

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See detailCompétitivité de l'économie luxembourgeoise
Bourgain, Arnaud UL; Bley, Laurent; Pieretti, Patrice UL et al

Report (2005)

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See detailLife in Language Studies in Honour of Wolfgang Kühlwein
Weber, Jean-Jacques UL; Horner, Kristine; Schuth, Andreas

Book published by Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier (2005)

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See detailThe Implementation of the ECGN Stations--Status of the 1st Call for Participation
Ihde, Johannes; Baker, Trevor; Bruyninx, Carine et al

in Torres, João Agria; Hornik, Helmut (Eds.) EUREF Publication No. 14 (2005)

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See detail«Editorial»
Roelens, Nathalie UL

in Voir (2005)

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