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Comparisons of fabric care performances between conventional and high-efficiency washers and dryers
Abstract High-efficiency (HE) washers use 35–50% less water and about 50% less energy per load than conventional washers. However, there has been a consistent debate as to whether HE washers perform better ...
Family-based treatment for transition age youth: parental self-efficacy and caregiver accommodation
Abstract Background Family-Based Treatment (FBT) is the first line of care in paediatric treatment while adult programs focus on individualized models of care. Transition ...
Diagnoses and characteristics of autism spectrum disorders in children with Prader-Willi syndrome
(Biomed Central Ltd, 2017-06-05)
An Agenda for Open Science in Communication
(Oxford University Press, 2020)
In the last 10 years, many canonical findings in the social sciences appear unreliable. This so-called “replication crisis” has spurred calls for open science practices, which aim to increase the reproducibility, replicability, ...
Research Centers as Change Agents: Reshaping Work in Rhetoric and Writing
(National Council of Teachers of English, 2010-12)
This article defines research centers as associative enterprises for solving scholarly and societal problems that cannot be adequately addressed by individuals. We identify more than fifty research centers in rhetoric and ...
More Than "Getting Us Through:" A Case Study in Cultural Capital Enrichment of Underrepresented Minority Undergraduates.
Minority students continue to be underrepresented among those who seek graduate and professional degrees in the sciences. Much previous research has focused on academic preparation. Equally important, however, are the ...
A Successful Experiment in Participatory Science for Promoting Change in a French Industrial Region
(Society for Social Studies of Science, 2017)
The author and her team worked with the residents in an industrial area in France to produce a participatory epidemiological study about their health. The final report, drafted with input from the citizens, attracted the ...