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• ([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, 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 ...
• (1988-04)
Minimal thermal conductance (MTC) has been used as a measure of the minimal rate heat loss from endotherms at low temperatures. An analysis of previously published data led to the suggestion of diurnal variation in MTC. ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-05-24)
Max Weber, one of the founders of modern sociology, explains revolutionary transformation as a result of charismatic leadership. This charisma is defined as "a certain quality of an individual personality by virtue of ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2015-02)
Introduction: Executive cognitive functions are known to decline with advancing age. However, Kramer and colleagues (1999) showed with a modest walking protocol (~45min/day, 3 times/wk; for 6 mo.), executive cognitive ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-06-01)
This study examined the effect of two variables, type of online tool and type of hard scaffolding, on the levels of reflection by preservice teachers. The online tools were a discussion forum and personal weblogs (blogs). ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-06-01)
User- and task-centric efforts in video information retrieval (IR) research are needed because current experiments are showing few significant results. It is our belief that unsatisfactory results in video IR can be ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-06-01)
On the basis of a dual-process account of reactions to general and specific cases, counterfactual thinking was hypothesized to occur more frequently in response to specific events than to general events. Cognitive reactions ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2015-06)
How do fiscal and monetary policies interact to determine inflation? The conventional view rests on the Taylor principle, that central banks can control inflation by raising nominal interest rate more than one-for-one with ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2013-04)
This study evaluated the implementation of Functional Family Therapy (FFT), as compared to a non-completing dropout group in an Irish community setting. With recent attention by Irish legislators to respond to an increase ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-06-15)
Clinical simulation is an innovative teaching/learning strategy that supports the efforts of educators to prepare students for practice. Despite the positive implications of clinical simulations in nursing education, no ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2015-05)
Perennializing grain cropping systems has been proposed as a way to mitigate the challenges facing agriculture in the future due to crop intensification. Crop intensification is characterized by utilizing more land and ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2015-02)
Given the tendency for humans to dichotomize phenomena into mental and physical categories, the present work explored the consequences of this dichotomization within the domain of self-control exertion. In particular, these ...
• ([Bloomington, Ind.] : Indiana University, 2010-12-13)
Microfluidic devices have been employed for various chromatographic and electrophoretic separations of biomolecules. However, the inherent complexity of analyzing real biological samples requires faster and more efficient ...