Recent Submissions

  • The Elementary Education Act of 1870: Landmark or Transition 

    Mitch, David (Palgrave Macmillan, Cham, 2019-04-11)
    The Education Act of 1870 was only one of several factors contributing to the onset of universal schooling and literacy in England. Much of the growth of state involvement in the provision of elementary schooling occurred ...
  • Effect of Birth Preparedness on Institutional Delivery in Semiurban Ethiopia: A Cross-Sectional Study 

    Rosado, Carina; Callaghan-Koru, Jennifer A.; Estifanos, Abiy Seifu; Sheferaw, Ephrem; Shay, Thewodros; Graft-Johnson, Joseph de; Rawlins, Barbara; Gibson, Hannah; Baqui, Abdullah H.; Nonyane, Bareng Aletta Sanny (Ubiquity Press, 2019-03-21)
    Background: Ethiopia has one of the lowest rates of facility delivery and is promoting birth preparedness among pregnant women through its community health services to increase the rate of institutional delivery and reduce ...
  • Who Was Beatrix Potter? by Ellen Handler Spitz 

    Bird, Elizabeth (2015-09-29)
  • Mitzi Is Back : Tell Me a Lore 

    Spitz, Ellen Handler (Lifestyle Theme on Genesis Framework, 2018-03-09)
  • Gleaning Wisdom from 11 Sources 

    Spitz, Ellen Handler (Lifestyle Theme on Genesis Framework, 2019-03-28)
  • A New Consideration of Elena Ferrante’s The Beach at Night 

    Spitz, Ellen Handler (Lifestyle Theme on Genesis Framework, 2018-02-15)
  • Intercultural Interventions: Politics, Community and Environment in the Otavalo Valley 

    Stolle-McAllister, John (Cambria Press, 2019-03)
    Ecuadorian and other Latin American activists and academics involved in decolonial political projects. Emanating from social sectors marginalized by the processes of modernity, interculturality provides a grounded critique ...
  • Hospital Community Benefits after the ACA: Building on State Experience 

    Folkemer, Donna C.; Somerville, Martha H.; Mueller, Carl H.; Brow, Avery L. R.; Brunner, Michelle A.; Boddie‐Willis, Cynthia L.; Nolin, Michael A. (The Hilltop Institute, 2011-04)
    This is the second issue brief in a series released by Hilltoprquote s Hospital Community Benefit Program. It takes a closer look at three aspects of community benefits affected by ‘a79007 of the Affordable Care Act, ...
  • Distinguishing local and global correlates of population change in migratory species 

    Dhanjal‐Adams, Kiran L.; Fuller, Richard A.; Murray, Nicholas J.; Studds, Colin E.; Wilson, Howard B.; Milton, David A.; Kendall, Bruce E. (John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2019-01-24)
    Aim Understanding the processes driving population declines in migratory species can be challenging. Not only are monitoring data spatially and temporally sparse, but conditions in one location can carry over to indirectly ...
  • The large-scale drivers of population declines in a long-distance migratory shorebird 

    Murray, Nicholas J.; Marra, Peter P.; Fuller, Richard A.; Clemens, Robert S.; Dhanjal-Adams, Kiran; Gosbell, Ken B.; Hassell, Chris J.; Iwamura, Takuya; Melville, David; Minton, Clive D. T.; Riegen, Adrian C.; Rogers, Danny I.; Woehler, Eric J.; Studds, Colin E. (Wiley Periodicals, 2017-09-02)
    Migratory species can travel tens of thousands of kilometers each year, spending different parts of their annual cycle in geographically distinct locations. Understanding the drivers of population change is vital for ...
  • The Development and Evaluation of a Statewide Training Center for Home Visitors and Supervisors 

    Schultz, David A.; Schacht, Rebecca L.; Shanty, Lisa M.; Dahlquist, Lynnda M.; Barry, Robin A.; Wiprovnick, Alicia E.; Groth, Elisabeth C.; Gaultney, Wendy M.; Hunter, Bronwyn A.; DiClemente, Carlo C. (Wiley Periodicals, 2019-03-09)
    This paper informs practice in community‐based home visiting workforce development by describing the development and evaluation of a university‐based training certificate program for home visitors and supervisors. The ...
  • Reflecting on Efforts to Design an Inclusive Citizen Science Project in West Baltimore 

    Sorensen, Amanda E.; Jordan, Rebecca C.; LaDeau, Shannon L.; Biehler, Dawn; Wilson, Sacoby; Pitas, John-Henry; Leisnham, Paul T. (Citizen Science Association, 2019-03-08)
    Citizen science (CS) has been an increasingly utilized means by which scientists leverage members of the public to increase the amount of data collected and analyzed. However, the underrepresentation of individuals from ...
  • Media Anthropology 

    Peake, Bryce
  • Collective Efficacy as a Key Context in Neighborhood Support for Urban Youth 

    Prince, Dana M.; Hohl, Bernadette; Hunter, Bronwyn A.; Thompson, Azure B.; Matlin, Samantha L.; Hausman, Alice J.; Tebes, Jacob Kraemer (Society for Community Research and Action, 2019-03-06)
    Neighborhood context, including the physical and social environment, has been implicated as important contributors to positive youth development. A transactional approach to neighborhood asserts that place and people ...
  • The Metaphysics of Recollection in Plato’s Meno 

    Schwab, Whitney (Walter de Gruyter Inc., Boston/Berlin, 2019-03-06)
    Recollection is central to the epistemology of Plato’s Meno. After all, the character Socrates claims that recollection is the process whereby embodied human souls bind down true opinions (doxai) and acquire knowledge ...
  • Creating Landscape-Scale Site Index Maps for the Southeastern US Is Possible with Airborne LiDAR and Landsat Imagery 

    Gopalakrishnan, Ranjith; Kauffman, Jobriath S.; Fagan, Matthew E.; Coulston, John W.; Thomas, Valerie A.; Wynne, Randolph H.; Fox, Thomas R.; Quirino, Valquiria F. (MDPI, 2019-03-06)
    Sustainable forest management is hugely dependent on high-quality estimates of forest site productivity, but it is challenging to generate productivity maps over large areas. We present a method for generating site index ...
  • The impact of age on the validity of psychosis-risk screening in a sample of help-seeking youth 

    Rouhakhtar, P.J. Rakhshan; Pitts, Steven C.; Millman, Zachary B.; Andorko, Nicole D.; Redman, Samantha; Wilson, Camille; Demro, Caroline; Phalen, Peter L.; Walsh, Barbara; Woods, Scott; Reeves, Gloria M.; Schiffman, Jason (Elsevier B.V., 2019-04)
    Self-report screening instruments offer promise in furthering early identification of at-risk youth, yet current efforts are limited by false positive rates. Identifying moderators of accuracy is a potential step towards ...
  • Effects of antimicrobial exposure on detrital biofilm metabolism in urban and rural stream environments 

    Jepsen, Rikke; He, Ke; Blaney, Lee; Swan, Christopher (Elsevier B.V., 2019-05-20)
    The occurrence of antimicrobials and other pharmaceuticals in streams is increasingly being reported, yet the impacts of these contaminants of emerging concern on aquatic ecosystems are relatively unknown. Bacteria and fungi ...
  • Are Public Sector Workers in Developing Countries Overpaid? Evidence from a New Global Data Set 

    Gindling, T. H.; Hasnain, Zahid; Newhouse, David Locke; Shi, Rong (Elsevier Inc., 2019-02-25)
    This paper examines the public sector wage premium using nationally representative household surveys from 91 countries. The public sector generally pays a wage premium compared to all private sector salaried employees, but ...

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