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The social construction of the family: family values and the Los Angeles riots
(Virginia Tech, 1994-08-15)
The issue of "family values" was at the of political debate during 1992 president campaign. In this debate conflicting views over the conceptualization and understanding of just what constitutes a "family" were presented. ...
Incident response and application of Geographical Information Systems (GIS)
(Virginia Tech, 1996-07-25)
Traffic congestion has been identified as the one of the most serious problems in urban transportation. Not much can be done in finding solutions to recurring congestion problem. As a part of ITS research in the 90's, a ...
Enterprising Women in Novels of Manners: The Social Economies of Austen, Thackeray and Wharton
(Virginia Tech, 2016-11-30)
Novels of manners exhibit social economies that bear some metaphorical resemblance to literal economies. In England and America, before the women's movement and the introduction of large numbers of women into the workforce, ...
A comparison of the labor codes of Virginia and West Virginia relative to their respective economies
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1963)
Socio-Cultural Practices That Impact Women Farmers' Land Ownership: A Case of Sukuma Women in Tanzania
(Virginia Tech, 2016-10-03)
In Tanzania women, farmers are main producers of agricultural food products, yet they don't have legal ownership of land. Customary practices often require women to access land through their husbands, fathers, brothers, ...
Characterization of Dendritic Cells in the Bovine Mammary Gland
(Virginia Tech, 2009-12-03)
Bacterial mastitis is a significant problem for the dairy industry. A vaccine against mastitis pathogens could potentially target dendritic cells (DC). While there has been some research describing bovine DC populations ...
Landsat TM-Based Forest Area Estimation Using Iterative Guided Spectral Class Rejection
(Virginia Tech, 2000-05-15)
In cooperation with the USDA Forest Service Southern Research Station, an algorithm has been developed to replace the current aerial-photography-derived FIA Phase 1 estimates of forest/non-forest with a Landsat Thematic ...
A population study of a confined deer herd
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1967)
Effects of electrostatic fields, ultrasonic vibrations and ultraviolet light on spinach seed
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1964)
Alexandria University: an updated public learning institution and urban civic plaza
(Virginia Tech, 1992-10-19)
This project can be described in terms of the three main elements it explores: the relationship between the building and its context, the use of the structural system as an integral part of the architectural language and ...