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    • Additive and synergistic perceived risk of crime: A multilevel longitudinal study in Peru 

      Hernández Breña, Wilson Virgilio (Taylor and Francis., 2017)
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      In Criminology, fear of crime has been by and large a more common object of study than perceived risk of crime. Both concepts seem to be highly related. After all, they share theories (LaGrange, Ferraro, and Supanic 1992), ...
    • AI ethics for earth sciences 

      Rivas, Pablo; Thompson, Christopher; Tafur Acenjo, Brenda Xiomara; Khanal, Bikram; Ayoade, Olawale; Jui, Tonni Das; Sooksatra, Korn; Orduz, Javier; Bejarano, Gissella (Elsevier, 2023)
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      Following standards for artificial intelligence (AI) ethics and best practices can ensure that researchers and practitioners share better insights across subdisciplines. In the Earth sciences, the practice of responsible ...
    • Artificial Intelligence Applied to the Control and Monitoring of Construction Site Personnel 

      Del Savio, Alexandre Almeida; Luna Torres, Ana Felícita; Cárdenas Salas, Daniel Enrique; Vergara Olivera, Mónica Alejandra; Urday Ibarra, Gianella Tania (Springer, 2023)
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      Many countries are working towards gradually lifting restrictions generated by the COVID-19 virus as post-quarantine measures. The construction industry has had to adapt to new forms of work with economic and physical ...
    • Astrobioethics Considerations Regarding Space Exploration 

      Chon Torres, Octavio Alfonso (Oxford University Press, 2023)
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      “Astrobioethics Considerations Regarding Space Exploration” discusses a number of questions about space exploration that begin to emerge in the context of astrobioethics, the area of study that examines the moral implications ...
    • Astrobioethics: Epistemological, Astrotheological, and Interplanetary Issues 

      Chon Torres, Octavio Alfonso (Wiley, 2021)
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      The themes that arise as we enter the philosophical discussion on astrobiology are many and diverse. Of all these, ethics is presented as a rather complex one. Therefore, astrobioethics is the branch of philosophy and ...
    • Benefit Corporations in the Peruvian Legal Ecosystem 

      Mujica Filippi, Juan Diego; Ochoa Pérez, Claudia (Springer, 2022)
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      In 2020, Peru became the third country in Latin America to adopt the benefit corporation model into its legal system, following its neighbors, Colombia and Ecuador, in proposing a legal model to identify purpose-driven ...
    • Blockchain-Based System to Ensure the Integrity of Used Vehicle Purchase Transactions: Under Researchers’ Perspective 

      Sayán Barreto, José Leonardo; Beuzeville Espinoza, Rodrigo Arturo; Dávila Calle, Guillermo Antonio (Springer, 2022)
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      Through the increase in vehicle sales transactions globally, new ways are being created to change the current model of vehicle ownership transfer systems. The integrity of the data in this type of operation must be the ...
    • Characterization and Preservation of the Bioactive Compounds of Sacha Inchi (Plukenetia volubilis and P. huayllabambana) Oils 

      Chasquibol Silva, Nancy Ascención; Alarcón Rivera, Rafael; Gómez-Coca, Gómez-Coca; Moreda, Wenceslao; Pérez-Camino, M. Carmen (CRC Press, 2022)
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      This chapter focuses on the functional properties of sacha inchi (Plukenetia volubilis and P. huayllabambana) oils and reveals the potential of these two widespread taxa. Their balanced composition in ¿-3 and ¿-6 fatty ...
    • Citizens’ media in latin america 

      Rodríguez, Clemencia; Alfaro Moreno, Rosa María; Montaña, E. C. (Taylor and Francis, 2019)
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      There are several reasons that explain why community and citizens’ media are so widespread and popular in Latin America. This chapter offers a series of short vignettes set in Colombia that describe the intricate processes ...
    • Development of Digital Capabilities in Small Business: A Necessary Condition Analysis 

      Dávila Calle, Guillermo Antonio; Sayan Barreto, José Leonardo; Guillén Rivera, Franchessca Angélica; Bianchi, Isaías; North, Klaus (Springer, 2023)
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      Digital transformation is a relevant topic in business, particularly for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). As technology continues to evolve, it becomes increasingly important for SMEs to develop their digital ...
    • Distribution of health care facilities 

      Carrillo Rojas, Ethel Rosario (Taylor and Francis, 2019)
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      This chapter provides a population-based analysis of the distribution and potential capacity of different types health care facilities in Peru. Health care facilities are heavily concentrated in the major urban areas of ...
    • Expansion of humanity in space: Utopia or dystopia? 

      Chon Torres, Octavio Alfonso (Oxford University Press, 2023)
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      As humanity progresses as a civilization, sooner or later it will have to venture into the establishment of off-Earth colonies. When that happens it will raise the challenge of what kind of society we want for those contexts. ...
    • Experimental Research on the Influence of Polypropylene Macrofiber Thickness in Fiber-Reinforced Concrete Mechanical Strengths 

      Del Savio, Alexandre Almeida; La Torre Esquivel, Darwin; Gamboa Buendia, Bruno; Zuñiga Mejia, Jennifer Josabeth (Springer, 2023)
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      Herein, the effects of polypropylene fiber thickness on the compressive strength, split tensile strength, and flexural strength or modulus of rupture of polypropylene fiber reinforced concrete (PPFRC) were investigated. ...
    • Finite Element Model for End-Plate Beam-to-Column Connections Under Bending and Axial Forces 

      Diaz Velazco, Israel Alan Leon Aurelio; Del Savio, Alexandre Almeida (Springer, 2023)
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      The assessment of steel beam-to-column connections is a fundamental piece in the design process of steel structures according to the guidelines established by standards such as Eurocode 3—Part 1.8 and ANSI/AISC 358-16. In ...
    • Fostering Social Change in Peru Through Communication: The Case of the Manuani Miners Association 

      Sanguinetti Cordero, Sol (Springer Nature., 2020)
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      Much has been done to formalize miners in Peru; since its inception in 2006 the Ministry of Environment passed laws to align mining policies with international standards. However, the combination of the necessity to have ...
    • Fractionation of Seeds or Grains 

      Capitani, Marianela; Scilingo, Adriana; Calandri, Edgardo; Giménez, María Alejandra; Martínez, Marcela Lilian; Ixtaína, Vanesa; Chasquibol Silva, Nancy Ascención; Pérez Camino, M. Carmen; Bassett, Natalia; Delgado-Soriano, Víctor; Repo-Carrasco-Valencia, Ritva Ann-Mari; Haros, Claudia M.; Tomás, Mabel (CRC Press, 2023)
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      In the last few years, the Latin-American seeds have gained increased importance (also due to the increased demand for gluten-free foods). Worldwide demand for Latin-American seeds and grains has risen in a high proportion. ...
    • Implementation of a Serious Game to Develop Computational Thinking Skills 

      Chávarry Gutiérrez, Sebastián Alexander; Dávila Calle, Guillermo Antonio; Quintana, Hernán (Springer, 2023)
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      Computational thinking is a set of skills that allows solving problems abstractly and systematically. Due to the exponential advance of technology, different schools seek to foster it in younger students. The objective of ...
    • Influence of Soil-Pile-Structure Interaction on Seismic Response of Reinforced Concrete Buildings 

      Madrid Argomedo, Manuel Ricardo; Zegarra Alvarado, Juan David; Perez Luna, Pablo Alfonso; Roncal, Miguel (Springer, 2023)
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      It is well known that Peru is located in one of the most active seismic zones in the world and seismic design is a primary concern. Building constructions has increased in Peru during the last few years, especially on the ...
    • Lanthanide-doped glasses under high pressure 

      Montoya Matos, Israel Roger; Carrillo Herrera, Alvaro; Buchner, Silvio; Balzaretti, Naira Maria (De Gruyter, 2022)
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      According to Zanotto and Mauro [1],“glass is a nonequilibrium, noncrystalline con-densed state of matter that exhibits a glass transition. The structure of glasses islike that of their parent supercooled liquids. Their ...
    • Methodology for selection of sustainability criteria: A case of social housing in Peru 

      Rondinel Oviedo, Daniel Ricardo; Schreier Barreto, Christopher (Palgrave Macmillan, Cham, 2018)
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      In Peru, the appearance of the MiVivienda Sostenible Bonus has brought to light the concern for sustainability in social housing, and this issue should be understood with a perspective of the satisfaction of the users’ ...