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    • A world of lies 

      Aavik, Toivo; Abu-Hilal, Maher; Ahmad, Farrukh-Z.; Ahmed, Ramadan-A.; Alarco, Barbara; Amponsah, Benjamin; Herrera, Dora; Zhang, Yuching (Sage Publications, Inc.Estados Unidos, 2006)
      Acceso abierto
      This article reports two worldwide studies of stereotypes about liars. These studies are carried out in 75 different countries and 43 different languages. In Study 1, participants respond to the open-ended question "How ...
    • Citizens and media cultures: hidden behind democratic formality 

      Alfaro-Moreno, Rosa-María (Sage PublicationsReino Unido, 2006)
      Acceso abierto
      The relationship between culture and mass media has received much attention among communication scholars in Latin America, especially during the 1980s and 1990s. This period witnessed a shift from understanding culture and ...
    • Untying the gordian knot of guilt and shame: The structure of guilt and shame reactions based on situationand person variation in Belgium, Hungary, and Perú. 

      Fontaine, Johnny; Luyten, Patrick; Boeck, Paul de; Corveleyn, Jozef; Fernández-Arata, Manuel; Herrera, Dora; IttzéS, Andras; Tomcsányi, Theodora (Sage PublicationsEstados Unidos, 2006)
      Acceso restringido
      In this study, the structure of guilt and shame reactions are investigated in three cultural groups (Peru, Hungary, and Belgium) using two newly constructed scenario-based inventories. Results show that it is possible to ...
    • Achievement goals, learning strateges and language achevement among peruvian high school students 

      Matos-Fernández, Lennia; Lens, Willy; Vansteenkiste, Maarten (Ubiquity Press Ltd.Reino Unido, 2007)
      Acceso abierto
      We used an achievement goal framework to study the role of motivation in the academic context of a Peruvian sample of 8 th to 10 th grade high school students (N = 1505). The purpose of this cross-sectional study was to ...
    • A problem-oriented method for supporting AEH authors through data mining 

      Bravo, Javier; Vialardi-Sacín, César; Ortigosa, Álvaro (Universidad Técnica de AachenAlemania, 2007)
      Acceso abierto
      One of the main problems with Adaptive Educational Hypermedia Systems (AEHS) is that is very difficult to test whether adaptation decisions are beneficial for all the students or some of them would benefit from a different ...
    • The geographic distribution of big five personality traits: patterns and profiles of human self-description across 56 nations 

      Schmitt, David-P.; Allik, Juri; McCrae, Robert-R.; Benet-Martínez, Verónica; Alcalay, Lidia; Ault, Lara; Echegaray, Marcela; Herrera, Dora; Zupanèiè, Agata (Sage Publications, Inc.Estados Unidos, 2007)
      Acceso abierto
      The Big Five Inventory (BFI) is a self-report measure designed to assess the high-order personality traits of Extraversion, Agreeableness, Conscientiousness, Neuroticism, and Openness. As part of the International Sexuality ...
    • Vectores fóricos y dimensiones tensivas en el Manuscrito de Huarochirí 

      Quezada-Macchiavello, Óscar (Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de PueblaMéxico, 2008)
      Acceso abierto
      Asumiendo lo mítico como energía intensa de sentido, esto es, como fenómeno eminentemente fórico, este ensayo toma a a su cargo el Manuscrito de Huarochirí, que quizá sea el documento más importante sobre la antigua religión ...
    • Del mito de Orfeo a la película Videodrome: Cosmovisiones de la mujer y del descenso a los infiernos 

      Cabrejo-Cobián, José-Carlos (Universidad Autónoma de PueblaMéxico, 2008)
      Acceso abierto
      En la película Videodrome del realizador David Cronenberg se cuenta la historia ficticia de Max Renn (James Woods), el presidente de TV Cívica/Canal 83, una estación televisiva dedicada a transmitir material audiovisual ...
    • El rito de la Misa como práctica significante 

      Blanco-López, Desiderio (Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de PueblaMéxico, 2008)
      Acceso abierto
      El rito de la Misa se desarrolla como una práctica significante. Toda práctica significante requiere la presencia y participación de un cuerpo sensible junto a otros cuerpos igualmente sensibles. El rito de la Misa, como ...
    • Presentación 

      Quezada-Macchiavello, Óscar (Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de PueblaMéxico, 2008)
      La escisión del sustantivo mito permite imaginar un devenir: así, el adjetivo mítico, del lado del fenómeno de sentido, remite a la vida misma en virtud de la cual se está-en-el-mito como se estáen-el-mundo. Asimismo, ...
    • ASquare: A powerful evaluation tool for adaptive hypermedia course system 

      Bravo, Javier; Vialardi-Sacín, César; Ortigosa, Álvaro (ACMEstados Unidos, 2008)
      Currently many methods and tools are being developed to support e-Learning courses. On the one hand, they are used to help students. On the other, a few applications are being developed to help course designers and ...
    • Synthesis, characterization, and in vitro cytotoxic activities of benzaldehyde thiosemicarbazone derivatives and their palladium(II) and platinum(II) complexes against various human tumor cell lines 

      Hernández-Gorritti, Wilfredo-Román; Paz-Castillo-Berríos, Juan; Vaisberg-Wolach, Abraham; Spodine-Spiridonova, Evgenia ; Richter, Rainer; Beyer, Lothar (Hindawi Publishing CorporationEstados Unidos, 2008)
      Acceso abierto
      The palladium (II) bis-chelate Pd (L 1 - 3) 2 and platinum (II) tetranuclear Pt 4 (L 4) 4 complexes of benzaldehyde thiosemicarbazone derivatives have been synthesized, and characterized by elemental analysis and IR, FAB ...
    • Improving AEH courses through log analysis 

      Vialardi-Sacín, César; Bravo, Javier; Ortigosa, Álvaro (Technische Universität GrazAustría, 2008)
      Acceso abierto
      Authoring in adaptive educational hypermedia environment is complex activity. In order to promote a wider application of this technology, the teachers and course designers need specific methods and tools for supporting ...
    • Securitization of brand names: Basic concepts and its use in practice 

      Taylor, Ruth-Lesher; Becerra, Rudy; Stuart-Alvarado, Patricia; Case, Spencer-A. (Palgrave Macmillan Ltd.Reino Unido, 2009)
      Acceso restringido
      Today, the securitization industry is international in scope, large and rapidly growing, and the nature of it has changed to become largely intellectual property (IP) and future flow based. Brand securitization, one type ...
    • Recommendation in higher education using data mining techniques 

      Vialardi-Sacín, César; Braver, Javier; Shaftr, Leila; Ortigosa, Álvaro (Universidad de CordobaEspaña, 2009)
      Acceso abierto
      One of the main problems faced by university students is to take the right decision in relation to their academic itinerary based on available information (for example courses, schedules, sections, classrooms and professors). ...
    • Costo del capital en el sector pesquero-acuícola chileno 

      Zuñiga, Sergio; Soria-Barreto, Karla (Interciencia AssociationVenezuela, 2009)
      Acceso abierto
      En el presente estudio se estima una tasa de costo promedio ponderado de capital (WACC) para el sector pesquero-acuícola chileno, un parámetro esencial para la toma de decisiones de inversión en dicho sector. Para ello ...
    • Autonomous and controlled regulation of performance-approach goals: Their relations to perfectionism and educational outcomes 

      Vansteenkiste, Maarten; Smeets, Stijn; Soenens, Bart; Lens, Willy; Matos-Fernández, Lennia; Deci, Edward-L. (SpringerEstados Unidos, 2010)
      Acceso abierto
      The present research uses self-determination theory to examine whether autonomous and controlled regulation of performance-approach (PAp) goals would differentially predict educational outcomes and add to the variance ...
    • El protocolo familiar. La contractualización en las familias empresarias para la gestión de las empresas familiares 

      Echaiz-Moreno, Daniel (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de MéxicoMéxico, 2010)
      Acceso abierto
      Las empresas familiares son un fenómeno mundial de gran trascendencia por el elevado número de ellas, no obstante se ven agobiadas por el problema de la transición generacional que, en muchas ocasiones, marca el inicio del ...
    • A Case Study: Data Mining Applied to Student Enrollment 

      Vialardi-Sacín, César; Chue-Gallardo, Jorge; Barrientos-Padilla, Alfredo; Victoria, Daniel; Estrella, Jhonny; Peche, Juan-Pablo; Ortigosa, Álvaro (Educational Data MiningEstados Unidos, 2010)
      Acceso abierto
      One of the main problems faced by university students is deciding the right learning path based on available information such as courses, schedules and professors. In this context, this paper presents a recommender system ...
    • Synthesis and Characterization of New Palladium(II) Complexes with Ligands Derived from Furan-2-carbaldehyde and Benzaldehyde Thiosemicarbazone and their in vitro Cytotoxic Activities against Various Human Tumor Cell Lines 

      Hernández-Gorritti, Wilfredo-Román; Paz-Castillo-Berríos, Juan; Carrasco-Solís, Fernando; Vaisberg-Wolach, Abraham; Manzur-Saffie, Jorge ; Spodine-Spiridonova, Evgenia ; Beyer, Lothar (Walter de Gruyter GmbHAlemania, 2010)
      Acceso abierto
      With the ligands 4-phenyl-1-(furan-2-carbaldehyde)thiosemicarbazone, HTSC1, (1), 4-phenyl-1- (5 -phenyl-furan-2-carbaldehyde)thiosemicarbazone, HTSC2 (2), o-methoxy-benzaldehydethiosemicarbazone, HTSC3 (3), and ...