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Mangrove forest cover and change in the mangrove biome
TEOW. This raster dataset represents mangrove forest cover and mangrove forest change annually from 2000 – 2012 inclusive. The attribute value is m2 (stored as a 16 bit unsigned integer value) of mangrove cover for each ...
Teaching a very Marcusean Piketty
This paper proposes a pedagogy using Thomas Piketty's data on economic inequality as a starting point towards a Marcusean project. The centerpiece of this pedagogy is the transfer of Piketty's credibility in presenting ...
International franchise expansion: The role of institutions and transaction costs
In this study, we examine how a country’s institutional environment affects the international expansion activities of U.S. franchise companies. We draw on institutional and transaction cost theories to develop a model and ...
Images from a historical interstice – Herbert Marcuse and the cyborg`s new sensibility
In this paper I will develop some implications about the concept of obscenity from Marcuse, to thinking over some political paradoxes that permeate our contemporary lives. To this, I assume a question: what has been ...
Universities and hospitals as agents of economic stability and growth in small cities: A comparative analysis
(The Industrial Geographer, 2014)
Institutions of higher education and health care (‘Eds and Meds’) have become increasingly recognized as stable centers of employment and important contributors to urban economic development. Existing research into the ...
Prospective teachers' personal mathematics teacher efficacy beliefs and mathematical knowledge for teaching
The purposes of this study were as follows: (1) To examine how K-8 prospective teachers’ personal mathematics teacher efficacy beliefs vary when they are measured in the context of four written mathematical teaching ...
The role of contextual factors in understanding mathematics teacher efficacy beliefs
The purpose of this article is to argue for a more nuanced view of mathematics teacher efficacy beliefs as a construct. I argue that most researchers studying teacher efficacy assert that teachers should display a strong ...
The Imperial Legacy in Limbo, Scholarly debates on the origins of modernity with Frederick II Hohenstaufen
The enclosed study will entail a detailed exploration into the modern historiography behind the Hohenstaufen emperor and king of Sicily, Frederick II (r. 1198-1250). Three main texts will be examined from across the German ...
Mangrove forest cover and loss since 2000 in areas with year 2000 mangrove forest
MFW. This raster dataset represents mangrove forest cover and mangrove forest change annually from 2000 – 2012 inclusive. The attribute value is m2 (stored as a 16 bit unsigned integer value) of mangrove cover for each ...
Exploring location patterns of gasoline stations on Virginia’s Eastern Shore: Field logistics and lessons learned
(Material Culture Review, 2014)