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Effects of Local Rural Land Use on Forest Habitats in Southern Ontario
Forest ecosystems are under severe threat from resource exploitation, fragmentation and disturbance. While the rate of forest loss has slowed in recent years, it is still ongoing, and what remains is increasingly degraded ...
No time to scale back: gleaning best practices for library involvement in scholarly communication in Canadian research libraries.
An in-depth understanding of librarian roles in scholarly communication and the organizational structure in which they operate has not been fully investigated within Canadian research institutions. We report the results ...
Food and Fiction: Literature and Creative Writing as Food Pedagogy
Writing about food has proliferated in the last few years and in many ways has been responsible for propelling the food movement, which can be broadly defined as the movement against alienating corporate industrial ...
Variability in Infant Acute Pain Responding Meaningfully Obscured By Averaging Pain Responses
Given the inherent variability in pain responding, using an "average" pain score may pose serious threats to internal and external validity of current research findings. Using growth mixture modeling (GMM), the paper ...
Old Woodbine Racetrack : children admitted to track
Generational Differences in Career Transitions Among Top 100 Ranked Golfers
Golf National Sport Organizations (NSOs) invest significant resources to help athletes achieve a top ranking. However, little objective data exists to inform this process. The Official World Golf Ranking (OWGR) may be a ...
"Capitalism, Culture, Agency: Dependency Versus Postcolonial Theory"
(Taylor and Francis, 2002)
This article reads dependency alongside and against postcolonial theory in an attempt to reinvigorate and re-validate some of the insights of the former while at the same time supporting the latter's current ascendancy in ...
La satire politique post-communiste illustrée par les sobriquets des politiciens roumains
(York University, 2009)
Les Roumains ont une inclination naturelle vers l’humour et ils ont appris à l’utiliser sans pitié, même (ou, mieux dit, notamment) contre les fameux individus de la classe politique après 1989 (l’année de la Révolution). ...
Design, Analysis And 3D Printing Of Architected Sandwich Panels
In this study, we implement a finite element approach and conduct experimental impact tests to evaluate the performance of 3D printed lightweight sandwich panels with architected cellular cores of programmable six-sided ...
Development of campus buildings
New Woodbine Racetrack : Queens Plate fashions
Planning for Changing Suburbs: Vaughan's Urban Growth Centre
Suburban development, in the last half century, has been the dominant style of urban expansion in Southern Ontario. The Greater Golden Horseshoe, which consists of Ontario's largest and most heavily populated regions, has ...
Democracy Building in Georgia: The Case for the Ottawa Convention
Georgia would seem to present a particularly difficult case for the universal adoption of the Ottawa Convention. The focus of this paper will be to provide a specific strategy to encourage Georgia’s signing of the Treaty. ...
Economic Change Was an Important Factor in Causing the American Civil War
Identity confusion causes people to become more hostile and aggressive toward those who do not share their beliefs.
Sex differences in the prevalence of post-stroke depression: a systematic review
Objective: Depression after stroke occurs in 33% of individuals. It is grossly underdiagnosed and untreated. Sex differences in the prevalence of post-stroke depression (PSD) have not been adequately studied, and may ...
Awakening to space consciousness and timeless transcendent presence (when caring for persons who are living dying or deeply grieving)
(Sage Publications, Inc., 2010)
Space consciousness is emerging as significant and necessary for the evolution of humanity according to spiritual teacher, Eckhart Tolle. Through space consciousness people become aware that we are timeless transcendent ...
Raccoons' intrusion into urban dwellings: GIS application on urban wildlife study
The history of raccoons entering urban life of human can go back to the beginning of the 20th century (Lariviere, 2004; Bateman & Fleming, 2012). While some people see this animals as rewarding wilderness encounter, others ...