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    • A critical review of ims learning design 

      Burgos, Daniel (1) (The Art and Science of Learning Design, 01/2015)
      The work presented in this paper summarizes the research performed in order to implement a set of Units of Learning (UoLs) focused on adaptive learning processes, using the specification IMS Learning Design (IMS-LD). Through ...
    • A Framework for a Semiautomatic Competence Valuation 

      López, Aída (1); Gómez, Silvia Alicia; Martín, Debora; Burgos, Daniel (1) (Lecture Notes in Educational Technology, 2020)
      This paper’s aim is to show a method to semi-automatically evaluate the competence level reached by students through their university training. The Bolonia Plan’s evaluation has led to a review of university teaching ...
    • A Granular Computing Based Approach for Improving the Consistency of Intuitionistic Reciprocal Preference Relations 

      Cabrerizo, Francisco Javier; Pérez, Ignacio Javier; Morente-Molinera, Juan Antonio (1); Alonso, Sergio; Herrera-Viedma, Enrique (Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing, 2021)
      Pairwise comparison between alternatives is the preference elicitation method most used in decision making. To model it, a mathematical model based on the concept of preference relation has been proposed. When preference ...
    • Alternative Modernities and Othered Masculinities in Mira Nair's The Namesake 

      Iglesias-Díaz, E. Guillermo (1) (Narratives of Difference in Globalized Culture: Reading Transnational Cultural Commodities, 2017)
      This chapter contributes to the unpacking of heterogeneous South Asian diasporic masculinities from post-9/11 Eurocentric monolithic and stereotypical representations, ranging from ‘the good non-Muslim migrant’ to the ‘the ...
    • An Overview on Steffensen-Type Methods 

      Amat, Sergio; Busquier, Sonia; Magreñán, Á. Alberto (1); Orcos, Lara (1) (Advances in iterative methods for nonlinear equations, 2016)
      In this chapter we present an extensive overview of Steffensen-type methods. We first present the real study of the methods and then we present the complex dynamics related this type of methods applied to different ...
    • Analytical bibliography on Luis Velez de Guevara and his dramatic work (1983-2015) 

      González Martínez, Javier J (1) (Luis Velez de Guevara, dramaturgo: homenaje de Córdoba a Robert Jammes, 2017)
      La presente colección de trabajos quiere marcar un nuevo hito en el trayecto crítico en torno al dramaturgo Luis Vélez de Guevara, quien, según Quevedo, figuró en su día con Lope y Calderón como el tercer miembro del gran ...
    • Applying genetic algorithms for the improvement of an autonomous fuzzy driver for simulated car racing 

      Salem, Mohammed; Mora, Antonio M (1); Merelo, Juan Julián; García-Sánchez, Pablo (Communications in Computer and Information Science, 2018)
      Games offer a suitable testbed where new methodologies and algorithms can be tested in a near-real life environment. For example, in a car driving game, using transfer learning or other techniques results can be generalized ...
    • Art, drawing task processes, and identity awareness: A case study on the retro-genesis phenomenon as an indicator of the progress of dementia 

      Belén Navarro, Ana; Díaz-Orueta, Unai (1); Martín-Niño, Lorena; Saínchez-Saínchez, Miguel Elías (Psychosocial Studies of the Individual's Changing Perspectives in Alzheimer's Disease, 08/2015)
      Non-pharmacological treatments for dementia include a variety of approaches, including art and drawing therapy, that aim to develop new connections between neural circuits through non-verbal memory systems. The current ...
    • Ball convergence for eighth order method 

      Argyros, Ioannis K; Magreñán, Á. Alberto (1) (Iterative Methods and Their Dynamics with Applications: A Contemporary Study, 2017)
      Consider the problem of approximating a locally unique solution x of the nonlinear equation F(x) = 0, (21.1) where F is a Fréchet-differentiable operator defined on a convex subset D of a Banach space X with values in a ...
    • Basic Information of MOOCs in China 

      Zheng, Qinhua; Li, Chen; Burgos, Daniel (1) (Lecture Notes in Educational Technology, 2018)
      This chapter tries to probe into the basic situation of MOOCs from four aspects including introduction, construction, application, and management of the courses so as to reflect the current development of the courses on ...
    • Bioethical Decision Making and Argumentation Foreword 

      Serna, Pedro (1) (Bioethical decision making and argumentation, 2016)
      This book clarifies the meaning of the most important and pervasive concepts and tools in bioethical argumentation (principles, values, dignity, rights, duties, deliberation, prudence) and assesses the methodological ...
    • Certificate Authentication and Credit System of MOOCs in China 

      Zheng, Qinhua; Chen, Li; Burgos, Daniel (1) (Lecture Notes in Educational Technology, 2018)
      Credit recognition in MOOCs is believed to be a key driver for the comprehensive reform of the higher education system, and relevant documents have been issued by China’s Ministry of Education to encourage innovation in ...
    • Client Profile of Spanish Fitness Centers: Segmentation by Loyalty and Characteristics of the Client 

      García-Fernández, Jerónimo; Gálvez-Ruiz, Pablo (1); Vélez-Colón, Luisa (Sports Management as an Emerging Economic Activity: Trends and Best Practices, 2017)
      With the growth of the fitness sector, a concern for client loyalty emerges as managers recognize its importance. Loyalty is the client’s predisposition to select a preferred provider and the tendency to resist any persuasion ...
    • Complexity of an Homotopy Method at the Neighbourhood of a Zero 

      Yakoubsohn, J. C.; Gutierrez, J. M.; Magreñán, Á. Alberto (1) (Advances in iterative methods for nonlinear equations, 2016)
      This paper deals with the enlargement of the region of convergence of Newton's method for solving nonlinear equations defined in Banach spaces. We have used an homotopy method to obtain approximate zeros of the considered ...
    • Conclusions of Construction and Development of MOOCs in China 

      Zheng, Qinhua; Li, Chen; Burgos, Daniel (1) (Lecture Notes in Educational Technology, 2018)
      On the whole, China has made remarkable achievements in construction of MOOCs, but it is also facing serious challenges. In the following parts, we are going to start from the perspective of the sustainable development of ...
    • Construction of MOOC Platforms in China 

      Zheng, Qinhua; Chen, Li; Burgos, Daniel (1) (Lecture Notes in Educational Technology, 2018)
      MOOC platforms in China have achieved quite some scale in China with its development since 2012. Built either by universities or enterprises on their own, or by regional coalitions or school–enterprise partnerships, MOOC ...
    • Contemporary Perspectives on Corporate Marketing Contemplating corporate branding, marketing and communications in the twenty-first century Preface 

      Balmer, John M. T.; Illia, Laura; Gonzalez del Valle Brena, Almudena (1) (Contemporary perspectives on corporate marketing contemplating corporate branding, marketing and comminications in the twenty-first century Preface, 2013)
      Corporate marketing and corporate communications are topics that have grown in scholarly and practical importance in these last decades. Fields such as branding, marketing communications and public relations have all ...
    • Density prediction of ternary mixtures of ethanol + water + ionic liquid using backpropagation artificial neural networks 

      Morales, Jorge; Moldes, Óscar A; Iglesias-Otero, Manuel A; Mejuto, Juan C; Astray, Gonzalo (1); Cid, Antonio (Ionic Liquid-Based Surfactant Science: Formulation, Characterization, and Applications, 08/2015)
      New insights in the prediction of density in ternary mixtures of ethanol + water + ionic liquid using backpropagation artificial neural network (ANN) have been investigated by our research group. These predictions have ...
    • Design Model for MOOCs in China 

      Zheng, Qinhua; Li, Chen; Burgos, Daniel (1) (Lecture Notes in Educational Technology, 2018)
      Fanatical behind MOOCs, we must ponder what essence is it? Ultimately, MOOCs origin is online learning, which is a form of education. Since it is education, course design is a systematic approach to its success. The study ...
    • Design of a triple helix strategy for developing nations based on e-government and entrepreneurship: An application to ecuador 

      Saiz-Alvarez, José Manuel; González-Crespo, Rubén (1) (Digital Public Administration and E-Government in Developing Nations: Policy and Practice, 2013)
      The arrival of Rafael Correa in Ecuador is leading to a structural transformation of the Ecuadorian economy and society with the arrival of e-Government and the introduction of the digital economy in the country. The ...