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    • Women, work and management in the Middle East 

      Rodriguez, Jenny; Ridgway, Maranda; Kemp, Linzi (Emerald Publishing Limited, 2019)
      The role and position of women in the Middle East continues to be the subject of much interest in discussion in the public arena and despite questions about their under-representation in work and management, their experiences ...
    • Workforce localization and HRM practices in the Gulf countries: a literature review 

      Waxin, Marie-France; Bateman, Rob (European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management (EIASM), 2015-04)
      As members of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), the states of Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates pursue localization as a government policy aimed at increasing the participation of ...
    • Workforce localization in the UAE : recruitment and selection challenges and practices in private and public organizations 

      Waxin, Marie-France; Lindsay, Valerie; Belkhodja, Omar; Zhao, Fang (Tennessee State University College of Business, 2018)
      Workforce localization (WL) has become an issue of increasing importance in the Arab Gulf region, a key emerging market, where, in many cases, local citizens are the minority in terms of population, and compete with high ...
    • Writing through Translation 

      Alghadiri, Ilham (2012-05)
      Each culture can represent any other culture. Translation, in this sense becomes a cultural representation of an original. Translation and cultural representation in the West are often seen through the lenses of Orientalism; ...
    • Yes Minister's Open Government: Translation and Commentary 

      Rahma, Shaza Abdulhafeez Mohammad (2011-07)
      This thesis investigates the most appropriate translation strategies and approaches to use when translating political humor. To this end, a translation into Arabic of Chapter One, that is Open Government, of the well-known ...
    • ZigBee-Based Tangible Input Devices 

      Khan, Waqqas Munir (2015-05)
      ZigBee has emerged as a dominant low-power wireless standard for input devices. It has been used widely for building wireless input devices. However, the design of input devices in user environments has remained traditional ...
    • Zirconium Phosphate/Ionic Liquid Proton Conductors for High Temperature Fuel Cell Applications 

      Mohammed, Hanin (2017-11)
      High temperature operation (  120 °C) is preferred in proton exchange membrane (PEM) fuel cells. It enhances the electrode kinetics, improves the catalyst tolerance for impurities and allows the use of lower cost fuels ...