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A comparison of factors determining the transition to postsecondary education in Toronto and Chicago
(Sage Publishing, 2019-07-24)
We examine how race, sex and poverty contribute to the likelihood of attending two- and four-year colleges in Chicago and Toronto. In each city, we use longitudinal data on high school students and their postsecondary ...
Three-Dimensional High-Fidelity Dynamic Modeling of Tether Transportation System with Multiple Climbers
(American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 2019-03-04)
This paper studies the dynamics of a tether transportation system by the nodal position finite element method in the framework of an arbitrary Lagrangian–Eulerian description. Material coordinate is introduced as a state ...
Trance as Artefact: De-Othering transformative states with reference to examples from contemporary dance in Canada
Reflecting on his fieldwork among the Malagasy speakers of Mayotte in the Indian Ocean, Canadian anthropologist Michael Lambek questions why the West has a “blind spot” when it comes to the human activity of trance. Immersed ...
Follow-Up Study of Youth Who Received EIBI as Young Children
(Sage Publishing, 2019-03-01)
Although early intensive behavioral intervention (EIBI) has been clearly shown to be evidence-based, there is very little information available regarding long-term outcomes, especially from community effectiveness studies. ...
Black music in music education: repertoire, representation, and courageous conversations
Academic poster presented at OMEA conference (2019).
Summer Of The Gun - Part 2: The City Of Toronto's Approach To Addressing Gun Violence.
Research Questions - Why does gun violence in the City of Toronto continue to increase? How are gun violence intervention policies being designed, implemented, and evaluated in the City of Toronto? How are funding decisions ...
Year 1, The Experience of Syrian Refugees in Toronto: Government-Assisted versus Privately Sponsored Refugees.
Research Questions – What are the most useful services and programs offered to Syrian refugees during their first year of arrival? In particular, how have these services differed in the way they offer support to ...
“Frappés, friends, and fun”: Affective labor and the cultural industry of girlhood
(Sage Journals, 2018-10)
In the cultural industries of girlhood, tween girls are almost always shown to be having fun. This article focuses mainly on tween retailer Justice, its corporate communications materials, the images in its online retail ...