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Pedestrian crossing behavior at midblock crosswalks
(Elsevier Ltd, 2019-12)
Introduction: This study investigated the pedestrian crossing behavior at midblock crosswalks, in Istanbul. Method: Data were compiled from field studies at four selected crosswalks that were on one-way streets. Three of ...
Imagined contact facilitates acculturation, sometimes: contradicting evidence from two sociocultural contexts
(Educational Publishing Foundation-American Psychological Assoc, 2019-10)
Objective: Imagined intergroup contact has been shown to be an effective tool to improve intergroup relationships in various settings, yet the application of the strategy among minority group members and across cultures ...
Turkish health policies: past, present, and future
In this article, health policies in Turkey from the 1900s to the present are reviewed in light of the available data on the number of health institutions, life expectancy, infant mortality, and state budget allocation. ...
A stochastic risk-averse framework for blood donation appointment scheduling under uncertain donor arrivals
Blood is a key resource in all health care systems, usually drawn from voluntary donors. We focus on the operations management in blood collection centers, which is a key step to guarantee an adequate blood supply and a ...