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Biculturalism and Personality as Predictors of Subjective Well-being in Chinese Americans
This study was designed to determine how personality and biculturalism influence Chinese Americans' emotional well-being and life satisfaction. Few studies have integrated personality and bicultural identity in their ...
HOHOKAM ROCK ART, RITUAL PRACTICE, AND SOCIAL TRANSFORMATION IN THE PHOENIX BASIN
Rock art, once an often-neglected subject, is increasingly considered a meaningful social practice among past and present communities. This thesis adds to a growing body of research that regards rock art as more than art ...
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Advances in Barley Genomics: Association Analysis, Breeding Values, and Consensus Mapping
As part of the USDA Barley Coordinated Agricultural Project, 899 two-row spring barley lines were genotyped at 3072 SNP markers and phenotyped for four food quality traits: kernel hardness, polyphenol oxidase (PPO) activity, ...
"DIVINE" INTERVENTION: JAPANESE AND AMERICAN CHRISTIAN NARRATIVES OF THE PACIFIC WAR, THE ATOMIC BOMBINGS, AND THE AMERICAN OCCUPATION
In 1995, American public opinion rallied around the sacrosanct "Good War" and its atomic culmination above Hiroshima and Nagasaki. When the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum contemplated an inclusion of the ...
"The Schoolmaster is Abroad": The Diffusion of Educational Innovations in the Nineteenth Century British Empire
The history of education has largely been written from a national perspective. This has limited our understanding of how educational developments have diffused across political boundaries leading to important and enduring ...
Cultural Scale and Food System Sustainability in the Pacific Northwest: Columbia Basin Case Studies
To meet contemporary goals of long-term food system sustainability it is critical to analyze how people have constructed and maintained food cultures in specific geographic regions through time. This dissertation draws on ...
MINERALIZATION, SORPTION AND DESORPTION OF CHLORPYRIFOS IN AQUATICSEDIMENTS AND SOILS
Increased utilization of agrochemicals poses a substantial public health and ecological concern should they be transported to aquatic ecosystems. This dissertation presents a comprehensive literature review and results of ...
THE DESIGN, MODELING, FABRICATION, AND CHARACTERIZATION OF AN EWOD ACUTATED MICROTHERMAL SWITCH
In this work, a MEMS microthermal switch was designed, modeled, fabricated, and characterized thermally and dynamically. The thermal switch is based on the bulk actuation of electrowetting on a dielectric (EWOD). The switch ...
Writings from the margins: An examination of voice, presence, and agency
Empowering individuals to feel that their voices are heard, their presence matters and that they have agency in addressing campus issues is an important part of creating an inclusive campus climate in higher education. ...