Here at Stirling, our energetic research community conducts quality research relevant to society's needs. We have key strengths in the fields of: Health and Behaviour; Global Security and Resilience; and Cultures, Communities and Society. All our research activity maintains exceptional quality standards allowing us to support and improve life across the world.
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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 June 2017.
|Title of Paper||Number of Downloads|
|Does knowing hurt? Perceiving oneself as overweight predicts future physical health and well-being||441|
|A Systematic Review of the Impact of Summative Assessment and Tests on Students’ Motivation for Learning||411|
|Taking active learning into the primary school: a matter of new practices?||263|
|Concepts of adversity, risk, vulnerability and resilience: A discussion in the context of the ‘Child Protection System’||246|
|Pedagogy: the silent partner in early years learning||198|
|Risk and protective factors for suicide and suicidal behaviour: a literature review||169|
|The inclusion challenge||126|
|An evaluation of Swim 21||122|
|Exercise, protein metabolism, and muscle growth||122|
These are the top ten articles at Stirling for online attention.
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