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• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-06-01)
This study examines the interlinked histories of sentimentalism and animal advocacy in the period stretching from the Restoration to Romanticism. Portraying Britain's culture of sentiment as the context for unprecedented ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2015-08)
This study was designed using a practitioner-research model (Cochran-Smith & Lytle, 2009). Serving in dual roles – ESL teacher and researcher of her own instructional practice – the researcher critically examined what ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 1996-02-03)
Curves and surfaces are two of the most fundamental types of objects in computer graphics. Most existing systems use only the 3D positions of the curves and surfaces, and the 3D normal directions of the surfaces, in the ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-06-01)
This study examined the impact of the bilingual/bicultural deaf educational (ASL/English) philosophy on academic performance. The academic performance of deaf and hard-of-hearing students (N-182) was made available from ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-06-01)
This nine-year ethnographic study describes how three children, Emily, Tristan, and Simon learned, used and understood literacies over time, across sites and within specific discourses. In documenting the literacies of ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-06-01)
This dissertation examines the relationship between deliberative democracy, the idea that public decisions should be made by discussion among free and equal citizens, and internal and external political efficacy. Internal ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2015-02)
In this study, a core from the Midland basin of West Texas was examined in detail to determine the depositional setting of an Upper Wolfcampian and Lower Leonardian-aged mudstone succession. The studied sediments were ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2015-04)
This thesis provides a full design and simulation of the nuSTORM beam line facility including the pion beam line , the pion and muon orbit combination section, and the muon decay ring. The study also includes the development ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2014-07)
There has been extensive research on electronic brainstorming (EBS) over the past two decades, yet little is known about how best to design technology to enhance overall team performance. This dissertation seeks to open a ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2011-10-19)
A number of atmospheric-pressure ionization sources for mass spectrometry has recently appeared in the literature to yield a field that is collectively referred to as Ambient Desorption/Ionization-Mass Spectrometry (ADI-MS). ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-06-01)
Purpose: The purpose of this study was twofold. First, a new method, the Max Power Model, for assessing resistive (Fres) and propulsive (Fprop) forces using tethered swimming was developed. The Max Power Model (MPM) is ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-06-16)
Concerning the contention of Pine and Gilmore (1999), experiences are directly related to a business's ability to generate revenue, providing tourist experiences that are more memorable and easier to retrieve would lead ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2014-12)
Various studies have been done on exotic spin-dependent short-range forces in the mm to &mu;m range. We are using an ensemble of optically polarized $^3$He gas and an unpolarized test mass to search for such forces. The ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-06-03)
There are presumably two and only two kinds of people in the world: men and women. Above all else, male and female are seen as mutually exclusive, complementing but never overlapping, categories. Like much of the world, ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-05-24)
There is growing evidence that the current method of identifying students with a reading disability is ineffective. The wait-to-fail model of assessing students after second/third grade and conceptual problems using ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-05-24)
The discipline of gender studies, driven by the social movement of feminism, has become an established area of study on a number of university campuses. Early examinations of gender studies courses identified two specific ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-06-01)
The goal of this study was to examine whether predictable motivational activation in the appetitive and aversive systems underlies the production and experience of discrete emotions (anger, sadness, joy, and fear) experienced ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-06-08)
Involvement in activities outside of class has long been assumed as complementary to educational and developmental processes. Since a liberal education approach is meant to address more than academic achievement, understanding ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2015-06)
While collaborative projects and student teams are widely praised for their potential contribution to student learning outcomes, they are often frustrating in practice for instructors. Students frequently complain of team ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-06-01)
Over the last couple of decades, distributed systems have been demonstrated an architectural evolvement based on models including client/server, multi-tier, distributed objects, messaging and peer-to-peer. One recent ...