Here at Stirling, our energetic research community conducts quality research relevant to society's needs. In this way, we make a vital contribution to life in Scotland and beyond. We maintain exceptional quality standards in all our research activity and will continue to support and improve life in Scotland, and the world, through our research.
We are a community of researchers who make a difference, producing world-leading research across a distinctive subject mix of sciences, social sciences and humanities. Click here to find out more about our people
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Our research continues to build upon excellent recent successes. Find out more about our performance in REF 2014.
These are the top ten items that were downloaded from our Research Repository in May 2017.
|Title of Paper||Number of Downloads|
|A Systematic Review of the Impact of Summative Assessment and Tests on Students’ Motivation for Learning||750|
|Taking active learning into the primary school: a matter of new practices?||414|
|Concepts of adversity, risk, vulnerability and resilience: A discussion in the context of the ‘Child Protection System’||393|
|Pedagogy: the silent partner in early years learning||339|
|Career transitions in sport: European perspectives||250|
|Risk and protective factors for suicide and suicidal behaviour: a literature review||234|
|An evaluation of Swim 21||205|
|The Raploch: A history, people’s perceptions and the likely future of a problem housing estate||188|
|Inclusion for all?||182|
These are the top ten articles at Stirling for online attention.
Our research takes place within our Faculties, which are vibrant hubs of research and teaching.
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