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Marius Pricopi

of Academic Research, vol. 2, no. 5, pp. 312-314. Premium Times. (2016). Nigerian military reveals Boko Haram’s new tactics to bomb Nigerians. Premium Times, January 30. Retrieved from: http://www.premiumtimesng.com/news/headlines/197681-nigerian-military-reveals-boko-harams-new-tactics-bombnigerians.html, accessed on June 1, 2016. Searcey, D. (2016). Boko Haram Turns Female Captives Into Terrorists. The New York Times, April 7. Retrieved from: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/08/world/africa/bokoharam-suicide-bombers.html, accessed on

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Birgit Burböck, Sandra Schnepf and Stephan Pessl

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Włodzimierz Erdmann and Piotr Aschenbrenner

giant slalom's tactics in alpine skiing. In: Miyashita M., Fukunaga T. (eds.), 16th International Congress of Biomechanics. August 25-29, 1998, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, 79. Giovanis, V., Kinematics of slalom course running in alpine skiing and problem of traumatology [in Polish]. Doctoral dissertation, Academy of Physical Education, Cracow 1998. Erdmann, W. S., Suchanowski, A., Aschenbrenner, P., Geometry and running of the alpine ski FIS World Cup giant slalom. Part one: geometry. In: Hong Y., Johns D. P

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The Politicised Biology of Irregular Migrants

Micropractices of control, tactics of everyday life and access to healthcare

Synnøve Bendixsen

References Allsopp, J, Chase, E & Mitchell, M 2014, ‘The tactics of time and status: young people’s experiences of building futures while subject to immigration control in Britain’, Journal of Refugee Studies , vol. 28, no. 2, pp. 163-182. Anderson, B, Gibney, MJ & Paoletti, E 2011, ‘Citizenship, deportation and the boundaries of belonging’, Citizenship Studies , vol. 15, no. 5, pp. 547-563. Balibar, É 2003, We, the people of Europe? Reflections on transnational citizenship , Princeton University Press, Princeton. Bendixsen, S 2015

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Julita Haber and Robyn Brouer

on selection decisions. Journal of Managerial Psychology, 21: 200-210, https://doi.org/10.1108/02683940610659551 Baczyńska, A. (2015). Analytical, practical and emotional intelligence and line manager competencies. Journal of Management and Business Administration. Central Europe, 23(4): 34-54, https://doi.org/10.7206/mba.ce.2084-3356.156 Barbuto, J.E. and Moss, J.A. (2006). Dispositional effects in intra-organizational influence tactics: A meta-analytic review. Journal of Leadership & Organizational Studies, 12(3): 30-52, https

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Jorge Diaz-Cidoncha Garcia, Ignacio Refoyo Román, Julio Calleja-González and Alexandre Dellal

DA, Spiering BA, Vingren JL, Hatfield DL, Anderson JM, Maresh CM. Body composition and physical performance during a National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I men’s soccer season. J Strength Cond Res, 2006; 20: 962-970 Tenga A, Holme I, Ronglan LT, Bahr R. Effect of playing tactics on achieving score-box possessions in a random series of team possessions from Norwegian professional soccer matches. J Sports Sci, 2010; 28: 245-255

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Tomasz Podgórski and Maciej Pawlak

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Jitka Kühnová and Lenka Přibylová

References [1] AUGER, P.-PARRA, R. B-MORAND, S.-SÁNCHEZ, E.: A predator-prey model with predators using hawk and dove tactics, Mathematical Biosciences 177&178 (2002), 185-200. [2] KUZNETSOV, Y. A.: Elements of Applied Bifurcation Theory. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, New York, Inc. 1998.

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Stefan Künzell, Florian Schweikart, Daniel Köhn and Olivia Schläppi-Lienhard

-722 Güldenpenning I, Steinke A, Koester D, Schack T. Athletes and novices are differently capable to recognize feint and non-feint actions. Exp Brain Res, 2013; 230: 333-343 Kais K, Raudsepp L. Cognitive and somatic anxiety and self-confidence in athletic performance of beach volleyball. Percept Motor Skill, 2004; 98: 439-449 Koch C, Tilp M. Beach volleyball techniques and tactics: a comparison of male and female playing characteristics. Kinesiology, 2009; 41: 52-59 Kredel R, Klostermann A, Lienhard O, Koedijker J, Michel K, Hossner

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Jürg Gassmann

Abstract

The cavalry horse, tactics and training in Western Europe – the Euro-pean provinces of the Roman Empire of the West and the Frankish Empire – du-ring the Early Middle Ages (c. 500-1000) are still subject to many myths in both popular media and academic literature. Source material is admittedly thin, yet it is specific enough to allow us to correct many of these misconceptions and outright errors.

The article initially summarises the current state of knowledge on the war horse of the period, by reference to the archaeological record. It then reviews the cavalry’s battlefield tactics, derives the skill level required to execute the manoeuvres described in the sources, and analyses where and how this training could have been provided.

The information gleaned provides an insight into the skills and expertise neces-sary to achieve the requisite sophisticated level of horsemanship. We shall argue that these imply a considerable investment in organisational infrastructure, per-sonnel and institutional memory, which has so far not received much academic attention, and has wider implications for our view of the era.