New Stirling theses added to Research Repository in May #StirNewTheses

Congratulations to our Postgraduate Research students who submitted their theses to the University’s research repository, STORRE, during May.  Some of the theses are available for reading immediately:


Environmental Harshness and its Effect on Appetite and the Desire for Conspicuous Signalling Products. By James Swaffield


Does the way in which the latent phase (early labour) was experienced affect the process, duration and outcome of labour. By Karn Cliffe


Speech and language therapy in practice: a critical realist account of how and why speech and language therapists in community settings in Scotland have changed their intervention for children with speech sound disorders. By Avril Nicoll


Direct and indirect ecological interactions between aquaculture activities and marine fish communities in Scotland. By Joly Ghanawi


Teacher agency in the reform of curriculum under universal primary education in Uganda and its implications for emerging practices. By Tom Ogwang


An exploration of knowledge and risk perceptions of cardiovascular disease from the perspectives of prisoners and stakeholders to guide the development of a cardiovascular risk reduction intervention. By Andrea Mohan


Investigating the long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid biosynthesis of the African catfish Clarias gariepinus  (Burchell, 1822). By Angela Oboh


A retrospective case note analysis of the recognition and management of deteriorating patients prior to critical care admission. By Sharon Oswald



The other theses are embargoed for a period to allow the authors time to write up work for publication:


In Search of the Romantic Christ: The Origins of Edward Irving’s Theology of Incarnation. By Nicholas Tucker


Optimising habitat creation for woodland birds: the relative importance of local vs landscape scales. By Robin Whytock


Achieving Outcomes in Complex Public Service Systems: The Case of the Early Years Collaborative. By Max French


Providing Mental Health Care to Women in a Middle Eastern Context: A Qualitative Study in Saudi Arabia. By Baraah Khan


Impact of forest-to-bog restoration on greenhouse gas fluxes. By Renee Hermans



Well done to all!




Clare Allan

Senior Research Librarian