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Patriarchal beliefs and perceptions of abuse among South Asian immigrant women
This study investigates the relationship between South Asian immigrant women’s patriarchal beliefs and their perceptions of spousal abuse. Twenty-minute telephone surveys were conducted with 47 women. The survey collected ...
"The Impact of PTSD on Veterans' Family Relationships: An Interpretative Phenomenological Inquiry,"
Background: Although there is a significant amount of literature on veterans with PTSD, there is a limited amount of literature on the impact of PTSD on veterans' family relationships and in turn, how these relationships ...
Report to the Endangered Species Recovery Fund, World Wildlife Fund, Toronto, Ontario, Canada on the 2000 field season.
(Biology Department, York University, 2001-07)
1. Southwestern Ontario is the most densely populated, urbanized, industrialized and intensively farmed part of Canada. The remaining natural habitat cover is 5-10%, and much of this has been subjected to intense human-induced ...
"Diaspora of Islamic Cultures: Continuity and Change (Research Report)"
(York University, Centre for Refugee Studies, 2003)
This paper, drawing upon an ongoing research project funded by Canada's Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) and the Ford Foundation, introduces the main ideas and themes that inform the study of changing ...
Shedding Light on the Problem of Deer Overgrazing in Carolinian Forests
(Centre for Wildlife and Conservation Biology, Acadia University, 2002)
In nearly a decade of research we have carried out a multi-faceted study of the impact of deer grazing in three major Carolinian parks: Point Pelee National Park, and Rondeau and Pinery Provincial Parks. This research has ...
Optimized operation and calibration procedures for radical amplifier type dectors
(American Meterological Society, 2000)
Laboratory experiments were conducted to improve the operation and calibration procedures for the ambient ROx radical detectors (ROx = HO2 + RO2 + OH + RO) based on chemical amplification. A new method for the experimental ...
Spademan and Shearer tree farm
Street Names and Identity. Official Naming in a European Capital of Culture
(York University, 2009)
Street names are links to the past. The semantic content of many names reflects historical traditions and various cultural aspects of the urban area, sometimes also of the nation and the international community. As ...
Phthalocyanine Formation Using Metals in Primary Alcohols at Room Temperature