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1 Lewis, J. (2002) Forest hunter-gatherers and their world: a study of the Mbendjele Yaka pygmies of Congo-Brazzaville and their secular and religious activities and representations. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 42243
2 Marmot, M and Atinmo, T and Byers, T and Chen, J and Hirohata, T and Jackson, A and James, W and Kolonel, L and Kumanyika, S and Leitzmann, C and Mann, J and Powers, H and Reddy, K and Riboli, E and Rivera, JA and Schatzkin, A and Seidell, J and Shuker, D and Uauy, R and Willett, W and Zeisel, S (2007) Food, Nutrition, Physical Activity, and the Prevention of Cancer: a Global Perspective. (WCRF/AICR Expert Report ). UCL (University College London), American Institute for Cancer Research: Washington, USA. 4655
3 Dickens, R and Machin, S and Manning, A (1999) The effects of minimum wages on employment: Theory and evidence from Britain. J LABOR ECON , 17 (1) 1 - 22. 3711
4 van Ree, H.J. (2010) Service quality indicators for business support services. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 3260
5 Liu, Q. (2010) Efficiency analysis of container ports and terminals. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 3068
6 Simão, A and Haklay, M (2005) Zooming to the study area in GIScience research: a three stage approach. In: (Proceedings) Proceedings of the 13th Annual Conference GIS Research UK (GISRUK 05). (pp. 432 - 439). University of Glasgow: Glasgow. 2627
7 Manoochehri, J. (2010) Social policy and housing: reflections of social values. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 2524
8 Keval, H.U. (2009) Effective design, configuration, and use of digital CCTV. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 2076
9 Colvile, RN and Hutchinson, EJ and Mindell, JS and Warren, RF (2001) The transport sector as a source of air pollution. ATMOS ENVIRON , 35 (9) 1537 - 1565. 1533
10 Kassem, A.H. (2006) The legal aspects of seaworthiness: current law and development. Doctoral thesis, Swansea University. 1464
11 Mazzara, F. and Philippopoulou, D. (2001) The challenge of translating Brian Friel's translations. 1431
12 Gabriel, Z and Bowling, A (2004) Quality of life from the perspectives of older people. Ageing and Society , 24 (5) 675 - 691. 10.1017/S0144686X03001582. 1386
13 Konstantinidis, A. (2011) Evaluation of digital x-ray detectors for medical imaging applications. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 1385
14 Adell, German (1999) Theories and models of the peri-urban interface: a changing conceptual landscape. Development Planning Unit, UCL: London, UK. 1340
15 Falkum, I.L. (2011) The semantics and pragmatics of polysemy: a relevance-theoretic account. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 1284
16 Balcombe, R and Mackett, R and Paulley, N and Preston, J and Shires, J and Titheridge, H and Wardman, M and White, P (2004) The demand for public transport: a practical guide. (Transportation Research Laboratory Report TRL593 ). Transportation Research Laboratory: London, UK. 1241
17 Bekker, H and Thornton, JG and Airey, CM and Connelly, JB and Hewison, J and Robinson, MB and Lilleyman, J and MacIntosh, M and Maule, AJ and Michie, S and Pearman, AD (1999) Informed decision making: an annotated bibliography and systematic review. Health Technol Assess , 3 (1) 1 - 156. 1177
18 Al-Fulaij, H.F. (2011) Dynamic modeling of multi stage flash (MSF) desalination plant. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 1094
19 Pilling, S. and Bebbington, P. and Kuipers, E. and Garety, P. and Geddes, J. and Orbach, G. and Morgan, C. (2002) Psychological treatments in schizophrenia: I. Meta-analysis of family intervention and cognitive behaviour therapy. Psychological Medicine , 32 (5) 763 - 782. 10.1017/S0033291702005895. 1017
20 Attanasio, O. and Meghir, C. and Vera-Hernandez, M. (2004) Evaluación del Programa Familias en Acción: Subsidios Condicionados de la Red de Apoyo Social. Informe de la Linea de Base (Ajustado). (IFS Reports ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 1003
21 Garety, PA and Kuipers, E and Fowler, D and Freeman, D and Bebbington, PE (2001) A cognitive model of the positive symptoms of psychosis. PSYCHOL MED , 31 (2) 189 - 195. 994
22 Lloyd-Evans, B. (2010) Acute inpatient mental health wards and inpatient alternatives: a quantitative comparison of the care provided. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 980
23 Sharp, H. and Finkelstein, A. and Galal, G. (1999) Stakeholder identification in the requirements engineering process. In: Proceedings of 10th International Workshop on Database & Expert Systems Applications (DEXA). (pp. pp. 387-391). IEEE Computer Society Press 965
24 Leicester, A. and Windmeijer, F. (2004) The 'fat tax': economic incentives to reduce obesity. (IFS Briefing Notes BN49 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 964
25 Donoghue, HD and Holton, J (2009) Intestinal tuberculosis. CURR OPIN INFECT DIS , 22 (5) 490 - 496. 10.1097/QCO.0b013e3283306712. 943
26 Steadman, P (2006) Why are most buildings rectangular? Architectural Research Quarterly , 10 (2) 119 - 130. 10.1017/S1359135506000200. 880
27 Georgiou, M. (2006) Architectural privacy: a topological approach to relational design problems. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 861
28 Chedumbarum Pillay, O.D. (2010) The association between polycystic ovary syndrome and endometrial cancer. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 860
29 Guzik, A. (2009) Digital fabrication inspired design: Influence of fabrication parameters on a design process. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 844
30 Armstrong, M. (2006) Competition in two-sided markets. The RAND Journal of Economics , 37 (3) pp. 668-691. 841
31 Waugh, M.R. (2011) The synthesis, characterisation and application of transparent conducting thin films. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 838
32 Blow, L. and Leicester, A. and Oldfield, Z. (2003) London's congestion charge. (IFS Briefing Notes BN31 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 811
33 Pittayachawan, P. (2009) Comparative study of physical properties of zirconia based dental ceramics. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 802
34 Lababedi, Z. (2008) The urban development of Damascus: a study of its past, present and future. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 783
35 Anandamanoharan, P. (2010) Isolation of enantiomers via diastereomer crystallisation. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 781
36 Watson, J. (2005) The LIFE project research review: mapping the landscape, riding a life cycle. LIFE Project: London, UK. 780
37 Baio, G and Blangiardo, M (2010) Bayesian hierarchical model for the prediction of football results. J APPL STAT , 37 (2) 253 - 264. 10.1080/02664760802684177. 780
38 Skitmore, M and Smyth, H (2007) Pricing construction work: a marketing viewpoint. Construction Management and Economics , 25 (6) 619 - 630. 10.1080/01446190701280710. 768
39 Meghir, C. (2004) A retrospective on Friedman's Theory of Permanent Income. (IFS Working Papers W04/01). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 764
40 Pearce, D.W. and Pearce, C.G. (2001) The value of forest ecosystems. (CSERGE Publications ). Centre for Social and Economic Research on the Global Environment (CSERGE): London, UK. 742
41 Cooke, LJ and Wardle, J (2005) Age and gender differences in children's food preferences. BRIT J NUTR , 93 (5) 741 - 746. 10.1079/BJN20051389. 738
42 Wardle, J and Guthrie, CA and Sanderson, S and Rapoport, L (2001) Development of the children's eating behaviour questionnaire. J CHILD PSYCHOL PSYC , 42 (7) 963 - 970. 731
43 Hillier, B. (2007) Space is the machine, part one: theoretical preliminaries. In: Space is the machine: a configurational theory of architecture. (pp. 1-109). Space Syntax: London, UK. 728
44 Burgess, P.W. and Alderman, N. and Evans, J. and Emslie, H. and Wilson, B. (1998) The ecological validity of tests of executive function. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society , 4 (6) 547 - 558 . 10.1017/S1355617798466037. 712
45 Blundell, R. and Bond, S. and Windmeijer, F. (2000) Estimation in dynamic panel data models: improving on the performance of the standard GMM estimator. (IFS Working Papers W00/12). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 709
46 Benny, S. (2010) High temperature water gas shift catalysts: a computer modelling study. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 708
47 Conroy-Dalton, R and Bafna, S (2003) The syntactical image of the city:a reciprocal definition of spatial elements and spatial syntaxes. In: (Proceedings) 4th International Space Syntax Symposium. : London, UK. 703
48 Ng, YL (2008) Factors Affecting Outcome of Non-Surgical Root Canal Treatment. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 696
49 Fonagy, P and Target, M (1997) Attachment and reflective function: Their role in self-organization. DEV PSYCHOPATHOL , 9 (4) 679 - 700. 695
50 Mazzei, L. (2008) Eulerian modelling and computational fluid dynamics simulation of mono and polydisperse fluidized suspension. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 664