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    • Academic Socialization in the Homes of Black and Latino Preschool Children: Research Findings and Future Directions 

      Baker, Linda; DeWyngaert, Laura; Sonnenschein, Susan; Sawyer, Brook E. (Springer International Publishing, 2018)
      This chapter provides an overview of what is known about how Black and Latino families prepare their young children for school and what remains to be understood. It provides a synthesis of research presented in this volume, ...
    • Agent Communication in DAML World 

      Zou, Youyong; Finin, Tim; Peng, Yun; Joshi, Anupam; Cost, Scott (2003-01-01)
      The Darpa Agent Markup Language (DAML) is the newest effort for Semantic Web. It can be used to create ontologies and markup information resource like web pages. The information resource can be read by human and understood ...
    • Concerted Cultivation Among Low-Income Black and Latino Families 

      Sonnenschein, Susan; Metzger, Shari R.; Gay, Brittany (Springer Nature Switzerland AG., 2018-12-11)
      This chapter examines low-income Black and Latino parents’ beliefs and practices about providing an educationally rich environment for their children. More specifically, it focuses on what parents believe about how their ...
    • The Contributions of Robert Fogel to Cliometrics 

      Mitch, David (Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, 2018-10-27)
      Robert Fogel was one of the earliest and most forceful advocates for the use of quantitative methods and economic theory in the study of economic history and long-term economic change. He demonstrated through his work on ...
    • ‘Hand & Soul’: The Fin de Siècle Sociopoetics of Way & Williams and the Auvergne Press 

      Saper, Craig (Springer Nature, 2021-01-05)
      This chapter looks at two small presses in Chicago in the late nineteenth century in terms of how their organizational infrastructure impacted the aesthetics and literary qualities of the books published. Way & Williams ...
    • The Paradox of China’s Sustainability 

      Tong, Christopher K. (Palgrave Macmillan, Cham, 2019-08-06)
      If a civilization thrives by modifying, exploiting, and damaging its environment—and has done so for several millennia—does it make sense to call it a “sustainable” one? With its claims to be one of the oldest civilizations ...
    • Using Colored Petri Nets for Conversation Modeling 

      Cost, R. Scott; Chen, Ye; Finin, Tim; Labrou, Yannis; Peng, Yun (Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2000-09-01)
      Conversations are a useful means of structuring communicative interactions among agents. The value of a conversation-based approach is largely determined by the conversational model it uses. Finite State Machines, used ...