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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1252462
Description: Rationale: A subset of cancer survivors demonstrates impairments in cognition long after chemotherapy completion. At present, it is unclear whether these changes are due to direct neurotoxic effects o ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1053140
Description: Background: Physical exercise in early adulthood and mid-life improves cognitive function and enhances brain plasticity, but the effects of commencing exercise in late adulthood are not well-understoo ... More
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Authors: Hongisto, Ilona
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1057441
Description: The article discusses the ways in which photographs are approached and framed in the Finnish documentary film Kaksi enoa/Two Uncles (1991) by Kanerva Cederström. The documentary's point of departure i ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: Thesis PhD
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/337956
Description: "A thesis submitted to the Department of Media, Music, Communication and Cultural Studies at Macquarie University in fulfilment of the degree of Doctor of Philosophy"
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Authors: Sheehan, Paul
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/185556
Description: In the expansive corpus of critical writing that has accrued around the works of W. G. Sebald, two factors are almost universally agreed upon. The first concerns the heterogeneous nature of his four n ... More
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Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 220300 Philosophy | memory | neuroethics | persons | self | truth
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/196238
Description: Recent evidence from the neurosciences and cognitive sciences provides some support for a narrative theory of self-understanding. However, it also suggests that narrative self-understanding is unlikel ... More
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/177013
Description: Mild cognitive impairment (MCI) refers to a transitory state between healthy aging and dementia. Biomarkers are needed to facilitate early identification of MCI and predict progression to dementia. On ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1252424
Description: Recent evidence has shown that diverse chemotherapy agents can induce cognitive impairments and neurotoxic damage to the central nervous system. Oxaliplatin (OXP), a platinum compound, has been linked ... More
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Authors: Harbus, Antonina
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/141554
Description: This article combines narrative and genre theory with recent studies of memory processing and reporting to propose that contact with published biography and autobiography, both direct and indirect, ha ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1252488
Description: For some cancer survivors chemotherapy treatment is associated with lasting cognitive impairment, long after treatment cessation. Several candidate mechanisms have been suggested, yet clinical researc ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/209492
Description: This article examines the connection between mourning, memory, and national identity in Poland after World War II, with specific reference to the Katyn Massacre. In 1940, approximately 22,000 Polish c ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/134233
Description: When people chose to share stories with me during my fieldwork, in the Australian Central Desert community of Alpurrurulam, it was common for the story to be prefaced with the idiom 'I'm gonna give yo ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/143869
Description: To understand the role that memory plays we have collected data from three online experimental sessions in which participants interact with our virtual real-estate agent in both a recall and forget mo ... More
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