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Profile Analysis of Regional Variations Among Virginia Winery Visitors
(Virginia Tech, 2001-06-11)
This research is concerned with examining market segments and regional variations associated with winery visitors in the state of Virginia. The tourism literature published by the state of Virginia for wineries indicates ...
A Description of the Personnel Function in School Divisions of 5,000 Students or Less in the Commonwealth of Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 1998-05-05)
The purpose of this study was to identify and describe the personnel responsibilities and preparation of the person responsible for the personnel function in 60 out of 83 school divisions in the Commonwealth of Virginia ...
The influence of the Virginia Chamber of Commerce on policies of the State Department of Education as related to economics education, 1959-1981
(Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1982)
Tributes to the Past, Present, and Future: Confederate Memorialization in Virginia, 1914-1919
(Virginia Tech, 2015-06-02)
Between 1914 and 1919, elite white people erected monuments across Virginia, permanently transforming the landscape of their communities with memorials to the Confederacy. Why did these Confederate memorialists continue ...
(Virginia Tech, 2015-06-17)
This thesis is an architectural investigation of a house as a rational object imbued by memory. The place is a wooded hill on the border between a hundred acre farm and the marshy ravine of the Totopotomoy "Totomoy" Creek ...
Exploring the “Where” and the “Why” of Conservation Easements: The Role of Community-level Factors in the Likelihood of Adoption
(Virginia Tech, 2016-12-09)
Over the past several decades conservation easements have seen immense growth in their popularity. There are now over 40 million acres of easement land in the United States, up from only 1.4 million in 1998. A significant ...
LEAN MANAGEMENT: AWARENESS, IMPLEMENTATION STATUS, AND NEED FOR IMPLEMENTATION SUPPORT IN VIRGINIAâ S WOOD INDUSTRY
(Virginia Tech, 2010-12-08)
During the last decades, the U.S. wood products (NAICS 321) and furniture manufacturing (NAICS 337) industries have been greatly affected by economic cycles, rising production and transportation costs, changing buyer habits, ...
On the Path to Slavery: Indentured Servitude in Barbados and Virginia during the Seventeenth Century
(Virginia Tech, 2000-04-18)
This is an investigation and analysis of the institution of indentured servitude in the English colonies of Virginia and Barbados in the first half of the seventeenth century. It argues that the system of indentured ...
Sector-Targeting for Controlling Nutrient Loadings: A Case Study of the North Fork of the Shenandoah River Watershed
(Virginia Tech, 2011-07-22)
The main purpose of Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDL) is to achieve a water quality standard. The economic costs of reducing nutrient loadings are often not taken into account during development. In this study, sector ...