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Supplementary raw data files for "Unpacking multi-trophic herbivore-grass-endophyte interactions: feedbacks across different scales in vegetation responses to Soay sheep herbivory". Revised manuscript submitted to The Science of Nature (Naturwissenschaften) on August 26, 2018 1/11 files
Grazing can induce changes in both plant productivity and nutritional quality, which may subsequently influence herbivore carrying capacity. While research on Soay sheep (Ovis aries L.) dynamics on Hirta Island in the St ...
The Live Fashion Show in Mediatized Consumer Culture
This dissertation examines the fashion show and its mediatization as a microcosm of online medias impact on consumer culture. The contemporary fashion show is a brief, one-off live performance that presents a fashion house ...
Clients' Perspectives of the Working Alliance Inventory
The working alliance is one of the most widely studied constructs in the psychotherapy research literature, and ratings of the working alliance are widely used in clinical research and practice to measure the relationships ...
Star Imager For Nanosatellite Applications
This research examines the feasibility of Commercial-off-the-shelf Complementary Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor image sensors for use on nanosatellites as a star imager. An emphasis is placed on method selection and implementation ...
The Impact of Object-Based Grouping on Perceived Depth Magnitude
The amount of depth perceived between two vertical lines is markedly reduced when those lines are connected. Previously, this effect has been shown to be related to perceptual grouping of elements to form an object. The ...
Of this Land, On this Land: Indigenous Artists Challenging the Racial Logics of Liberal Modernity
This dissertation discusses the role of Indigenous artists in illustrating and denaturalizing the systems of colonial thought that continue to constrain Indigenous peoples expressions of political agency. I argue that the ...
The Effects of a Specific Exercise Program on Shoulder Function for Breast Cancer Survivors, 6-9 Months Post-Surgery
Background: The most common complication following breast cancer intervention surgery is a lack of shoulder function of the affected side, which has been linked to a decrease in quality of life. Presently, few reports are ...
Diagnostic Assessment of Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Cross-Disciplinary Analysis
To date, there are no known biological markers to diagnose Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Thus, diagnosis generally relies on behavioural assessment and considerable clinical judgement. Currently, very little is known ...
The Root of Excellence: An Interpretive Approach to Understanding Elder Care within Transnational Chinese Families in Canada
Situated at the intersection between globalization and demographic aging, this dissertation seeks to add a critical and interdisciplinary voice to the vibrant conversation on the topic of elder care. It weaves the complex ...
Cognitive Mechanisms of Wise Reasoning Across the Adult Lifespan
Investigations have begun to unpack the cognitive architecture of wisdom, yet, controversies remain, including disparate notions of the role of memory. There is no agreed upon definition of wisdom; however, there is consensus ...
Cardiac Rehabilitation Delivery in Low and Middle-Income Countries
Cardiovascular diseases are among the leading causes of disability in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). Cardiac rehabilitation (CR) is an effective secondary prevention program model. In this cross-sectional study, ...
Masking in Central Visual Field Under a Variety of Temporal and Spatial Configurations
For over a century, visual maskingwhere one stimulus reduces the visibility of another stimulushas been used as a powerful tool to explore the visual system. Two major forms have emerged: backward masking and common onset ...
From the Standpoint of People with Disabilities: An Institutional Analysis of Work in the Non-Profit Sector
Employment can be a pathway to increased income, empowerment, quality of life and well-being. But for people with disabilities, job opportunities are limited, and employment supports often are inadequate. Despite legislative ...
Development of an Intelligent Heart-Cut Liquid Chromatography System for Chiral Analysis of Chemical Processes
Multi-dimensional HPLC techniques enable researchers to monitor multiple essential and sometimes, critical quality attributes (CQAs) in parallel. A unique three-column, four-dimension liquid chromatography system employing ...
Theorizing Encounters with Southern Disabled Others: The Reproduction of Disablement in International Experiential Service Learning and Global Citizenship Education and Invitations for Disruptions
In this study I seek to understand the way disability is employed to work towards the construction of normative subject-making in the field of International Experiential and Service Learning and Global Citizen Education ...
The Influence of Self-Esteem on Reactions to Challenge and Threat
Abstract Stress has been described as a universal phenomenon, which results in distressing experiences that ultimately influence our behaviours. Whenever individuals encounter an event, they make an appraisal and may ...