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Diversity across the curriculum: Perceptions and practices
(Journal of Public Affairs Education, 2008)
One step toward generating social equity in public policy and administration is to expose future leaders within the field to a variety of discourses from historically marginalized groups. The new Diversity Across the ...
Gaming for Girls: An Action-Research Intervention
(Playing to Win: The Business and Social Frontiers of Videogames, 2008)
The Shape of Protest Actions in Virtual Worlds
(Playing to Win, 2008)
The Monitoring and Advisory Functions of Corporate Boards: Theory and Evidence
I develop and test a model of the two primary functions of the board of directors of a public corporation: monitoring and advising management. The model shows that higher advising intensity is associated with lower monitoring ...
The Effects of Corporate Governance Attributes on Credit Ratings and Bond Yields
This study examines the empirical relations between the governance structure of public corporations in the United States and the credit ratings and pricing of their debt securities. We study an unbalanced panel of 775 ...
Attaining Status at the Expense of Likeability: Pilfering Power Through Conversational Interruption
Do status expectations affect how we interpret interruption in conversation? Two experiments examined how interrupters and their targets are perceived in same- and mixed-gender dyads. In Experiment 1, participants listened ...
Morphology and Behavior: Phrenology Revisited
Research conducted by evolutionary psychologists and biologists shows that subtle individual differences in body morphology can be related to surprising and important differences in human behavior and reproductive success. ...
Autecological effects of habitat alteration: Trophic changes in mangrove marsh fish as a consequence of marsh impoundment
The key to predicting, counteracting, and managing environmental change is understanding the mechanisms through which habitat change affects populations of organisms. The mangrove ecosystem of the Indian River Lagoon (IRL), ...
Autecological effects of habitat alteration: trophic changes in mangrove marsh fish as a consequence of marsh impoundment
(Marine Ecology Progress Series, 2008-11-19)
The key to predicting, counteracting, and managing environmental change is understanding the mechanisms through which habitat change affects populations of organisms. The mangrove ecosystem of the Indian River Lagoon ...
The Progression of Client-Vendor Relationships in Offshored Applications Development
(Idea Group, 2008)
This chapter presents an evolutionary framework for the establishment and progression of client-vendor relationships in the context of offshored applications development. It is argued that such a relationship typically ...