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Conservation and Unscripted Development in Northern Tanzania
Decades of research on the social dynamics of biodiversity conservation has shown that parks and protected areas have added hardship to rural communities throughout much of the developing world. Nonetheless, some recent ...
Inter-temporal Changes in Well-being During Conditions of Hyperinflation: Evidence from Zimbabwe
(OXFORD UNIV PRESS, 2014-03-01)
The Forgotten Lessons of Civil Defense for the Homeland Security Era
(Journal Of Policy History / Cambridge University Press, 2014-09-01)
Scholars investigating civil defense generally focus on where it fell short of protecting the nation against attack. But civil defenders trained volunteers, organized state and local associations, educated citizens about ...
New Ediacara fossils preserved in marine limestone and their ecological implications
(Nature Publishing Group, 2014-02-25)
Ediacara fossils are central to our understanding of animal evolution on the eve of the Cambrian explosion, because some of them likely represent stem-group marine animals. However, some of the iconic Ediacara fossils have ...
Citrulination unravels stem cells
Advances in Biochemical Engineering-Biotechnology
Facilitating Targeted Interventions in Substance Abuse Treatment Programs Via a Risk Scoring Methodology
(Naval Postgraduate School, 2014-04)
To facilitate targeted intervention in substance abuse treatment programs, a scoring methodology is developed to identify clients at risk of premature program exit. Designed to be simple enough for a clinician to easily ...
The Integrative Model of Organizational Trust as a Framework for Understanding Trust in Government
(Naval Postgraduate School, 2014-12)
We assess the applicability of Mayer, Schoorman, and Davis's (1995) Integrative Model of Organizational Trust for modelling citizens' trust in their government, using country-level survey data collected in four Western ...