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San Diego's Asian Pacific Thematic Historic District: Defining the Goals in Revitalization of an Ethnic Historic District
This thesis examines the problems, processes, stated goals and potential revitalization of an ethnic historic district located in downtown San Diego undergoing significant redevelopment. Historic preservation history and ...
Why We Feel Powerless? How Income, Education and Race Influence Political Alienation within the United States
This piece of work was a research project for the methods course in sociology. We were given the opportunity to research any topic of interest using the General Social Survey, a national survey administered to about 1,200 ...
Level of Physical Activity and it’s [sic] Effect on Academic Performance in Middle School Students
The study examined the correlation between physical activity and its effect on academic performance in reading and math for eighth-grade middle school students. Literature on this topic supports the idea that being more ...
DORI: Goals, Challenges, and Cultural Sustainability
This research explores the Decade of Roma Inclusion initiative, with special attention given to the Hungarian government's initiatives as part of the Decade. The Decade of Roma Inclusion (DORI) is a transnational initiative ...
Academic Catalogue for 2003-2004
(Goucher College, 2003)
An analysis of protection for historic interiors
This thesis examines three methods of protection for historic interiors: listing in the National Register of Historic Places, preservation easements, and local landmark designations. Each form of protection has strengths ...
Analysis and Comparison of Cultural Educational Schools
Tibetan culture and languages encounter numerous challenges of globalization, urbanization, and mainstream Chinese culture in contemporary society. In particular, the Chinese education system interrupts the transmission ...
Investigation into Superconductor Formation
The Intermediate Physics Lab class gave me the opportunity to try to develop a superconductor from mixing basic materials. My studies in physics have led me to understand the theoretical properties of superconductors; ...