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The Digital Fog of War: Baudrillard and the Violence of Representation
(International Journal of Baudrillard Studies, 2014-05)
Special Issue: Baudrillard and War
Understanding the Puzzle Behind the Pictures: A Content Analysis of Children’s Picture Books About Autism
The growing visibility of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and the trend toward inclusive classroom practices present teachers with the unique responsibility of providing an inclusive learning environment for all students. ...
Responding to the Challenges of Gifted Education in Rural Communities
(Mercy College, 2017)
There are both achievement and opportunity gaps for low-income students when compared to their economically advantaged peers; and, for rural students, these gaps may be even more pronounced. In this manuscript we draw from ...
Confronting Challenges at the Intersection of Rurality, Place, and Teacher Preparation: Improving Efforts in Teacher Education to Staff Rural Schools
(Mercy College, 2016)
Recruiting and retaining highly qualified teachers in rural schools is a persistent struggle in many countries, including the U.S. While rural education researchers have long lamented the struggle to recruit and retain ...
Statistical Science Meets Philosophy of Science Part 2: Shallow versus Deep Explorations
Inability to clearly defend against the criticisms of frequentist methods has turned many a frequentist away from venturing into foundational battlegrounds. Conceding the distorted perspectives drawn from overly literal ...
Statistical Science and Philosophy of Science: Where Do/Should They Meet in 2011 (and Beyond)?
Debates over the philosophical foundations of statistics have a long and fascinating history; the decline of a lively exchange between philosophers of science and statisticians is relatively recent. Is there something ...
Narrative as a Resource for Feminist Practices of Socially Engaged Inquiry: Mayra Montero’s In the Palm of Darkness
Against the view that the physical sciences should be the privileged source of reliable knowledge within the academy in general, and in philosophy in particular, this essay argues that an interdisciplinary approach to ...
Using Social Network Analysis to Study How Collegial Interactions Can Augment Teacher Learning from External Professional Development
(University of Chicago Press, 2012-11)
This article presents an analysis showing how collegial interactions can augment the mechanism of teachers' learning from professional development. The analysis relies on social network data and self-reports of writing ...
Strategic Cyber Maneuver
(Small Wars Foundation, 2017-10-17)
Maneuver warfare is an integral part of the strategy, tactics and operations of the United States military, but what does it mean to maneuver in cyberspace? <quote> Maneuvering with an army is advantageous; with an ...