Thesis title

Postgraduate Student

Doctor of Philosophy
University of Edinburgh
2009

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(Postgraduate Student) 3 . except where explicitly stated otherwise in the text.Declaration I declare that this thesis was composed by myself and that the work contained therein is my own.

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5 .Abstract My abstract.

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. . . . . . . . .Contents Abstract 5 1 First Chapter 9 1. . . . . . . . . . . . .1 First section . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 2 Second Chapter 11 A First Appendix 13 7 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .2 Second section . 9 1. . . .

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2 Second section 9 .Chapter 1 First Chapter 1.1 First section 1.

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Chapter 2 Second Chapter 11 .

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Appendix A First Appendix 13 .