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The Discussion and Analysis of Carbohydrates in the Context of Athletes and Athletic Nutrition
In the context of science and nutrition, it is often desirable and, arguably, necessary to engage individuals in a discussion of health in a descriptive and objective manner. This paper allows for this discussion by ...
Characterization of the Interactions within Cleaning Stations of the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef and their Vertebrate Clients
The cleaner-client symbiosis between fish and invertebrate species is an intriguing behavioral relationship that has evolved because of the benefits to both parties. Some observations of cleaning stations within tropical ...
The Core of Us: Properties of the Socializatoin Process and the Influence of Social Class Therein
Initially attacking this paper left me with a number of unanswered questions. The process by which people both assume and are assigned their status in life is unthinkably complex, and I was at a loss in terms of how to sum ...
A Summary of Current Ideas on Synethesia
I wrote this paper on synesthesia for my seminar in Cognitive Psychology with professor Carol Mills. Had it occurred to me, upon choosing my topic, that she herself conducts research on this phenomenon I might have ...
The Straight Way: A Narrative Study of Conversion of Islam
This paper is a product of my qualitative research methods in psychology course, taught by Rick Pringle in the Fall of 2008. The following narratives present the stories of two individuals’ conversions to Islam. I interpret ...
In this paper I begin an exploration into the question of technology. Or rather, I attempt to tease out what it is that defines technology, the word, the category, as something distinct from other categories; for instance, ...
FBBs: The Ultimate Feminists?
The following paper is the term paper for my Understanding Popular Culture class. The assignment was to examine a subculture and how it negotiates popular culture. I chose female bodybuilders due to my curiosity in the ...
Fleeing "Father God"
The Many Sides of the Beloved: Symbolism and Significance of David and Ganymede in Italian Renaissance Art
I began this paper as a look at homoeroticism in depictions of David and Ganymede in Renaissance Florence. It seemed like mostly an aesthetic question: how do these works establish their subjects as sensual and sexual ...
The Efficacy of Diet Manipulation for Mitigating Enteric Methane Production in Ruminants
Widespread concern over global climate change has spurred a proliferation of research studies that seek to illuminate effective strategies for mitigating greenhouse gas production. Methane, a potent greenhouse gas with a ...