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Hidden Discrimination : Edwin J. Wilber and Stereotypes of Native American Soldiers
Racial assumptions have been made regarding Native American soldiers for hundreds of years. This study delves into the military career of one man, Edwin J. Wilber, a Native American soldier during the Korean War. It argues ...
Gender and Audit Score Sginificantly Interact to Effect Fluid Poured in a Simulated Alcohol Free Pour Task
College students’ alcohol consumption isexcessive creating a potential public healthconcern (Van Skike et al., in press). Research has shown that college students will over pour a standard drink when participating in a ...
Investigation of Recently Developed Photovoltaic Material.
These experiments were designed as a first step toward developing more cost efficient solar cells. To realize this goal, low cost fabrication techniques to deposit thin polycrystalline films of materials necessary to create ...
Can Exergaming with the Xbox Kinect Meet Guidelines for Exercise Intensity?
Exergaming, a new form of video game, is being promoted as an alternative form of enjoyable exercise to increase physical activity. The purpose of this study was to determine if the Xbox Kinect "Your Shape Fitness Evolved ...
Assessing Preference for Attention in a Child Diagnosed with Autism.
Identifying preferred stimuli that function as reinforcers is extremely important when teaching skills to young children diagnosed with autism. Preference assessments can be conducted to identify a range of high to low ...
Supramolecular Main-Chain Liquid Crystalline Polymers and Networks with Composite Hydrogen Bonding : a Study of Flexible Bis-Acids and a Mixture of Flexible Mesogenic Bispyridyls and Flexible Polypridyls
This study looked at flexible bis-acids and a mixture of flexible mesogenic bispyridls and flexible polypyridyls in relation to supramolecular main-chain liquid crystalline polymers and networks with competitive hydrogen bonding.
Exchange Orientation, Electronic Communication, and Satisfaction in Romantic Couples
Exchange orientation refers to when an individual views exchanges in terms of cost/benefit analysis. This study focused on how individual's satisfaction with romantic relationships was affected by the exchange orientation ...
Developing Geospatial Connections : Collaborative Mentoring between UWEC Geography,Wildlands School and Beaver Creek Reserve
The purpose of this study was two-fold. The first goal was to develop a collaboration between UW-Eau Claire Department of Geography and Anthropology, Wildlands School and Beaver Creek Reserve to advance geospatial knowledge ...
Great Recession in California and Nevada : Comparing Employment Effects in Two Neighboring Western States
The economic downturn that began at the end of 2008 has become known as the Great Recession and by most accounts the economy has been slow to recover from this hit. The standard way of judging the severity of a recession ...
Experimental Determination of GPR Groundwave Sampling Depth as a Function of Data Acquisition Parameters
Ground penetrating radar (GPR) groundwaves can be used to measure the near-surface soil water content. Previous research has shown that the sampling depth of GPR groundwaves is frequently dependent when adjacent soil layers ...