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Relationship Narratives: Appalachian Women's Experiences with Familial Process of Reentry
(Virginia Tech, 2019-08-20)
The reentry process post incarceration has been identified to be difficult in the most ideal of situations and family support has been shown to be nearly essential to avoid re-incarceration (Bahr, Armstrong, Gibbs, Harris ...
Biodiversity, conservation and mimicry rings of Appalachian millipedes
(Virginia Tech, 2019-01-18)
The Appalachian Mountains contain some of the highest millipede diversity on the planet, including many endemic and range-restricted species. Millipedes have extremely low dispersal capacity, strict environmental requirements ...
Sustainable Community Development in Boom and Bust Economies: A Comparative Case Analysis of Institutional Stakeholder Interaction in Four Appalachian Natural Resource Dependent Locales
(Virginia Tech, 2019-01-14)
The purpose of this dissertation research is to examine how local context in four natural resource dependent Appalachian settings shape the formal Basic Engagement Plan (BEP). In 2002, the federal Office of Surface Mining, ...