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The American Soldier Collaborative Digital Archive
(National Endowment for the Humanities, 2018-07-31)
With funding provided by an NEH Foundation HCRR grant, PW-253776, our team finished the first phase of The American Soldier Collaborative Digital Archive. The goal of this project is to create a free, public website to ...
What Is the Role of the Placebo Effect for Pain Relief in Neurorehabilitation? Clinical Implications From the Italian Consensus Conference on Pain in Neurorehabilitation
Background: It is increasingly acknowledged that the outcomes of medical treatments are influenced by the context of the clinical encounter through the mechanisms of the placebo effect. The phenomenon of placebo analgesia ...
Learning progression toward a measurement concept of fractions
Abstract Background Fractions continue to pose a critical challenge for students and their teachers alike. Mathematics education research indicates that the challenge with ...
Family-based treatment for transition age youth: parental self-efficacy and caregiver accommodation
Abstract Background Family-Based Treatment (FBT) is the first line of care in paediatric treatment while adult programs focus on individualized models of care. Transition age ...
Effects of price discount on consumers’ perceptions of savings, quality, and value for apparel products: mediating effect of price discount affect
Abstract Extending the price–quality–value model (Monroe and Krishnan in The perception of merchandise and store quality 209–232, 1985) and means-end model (Zeithaml in J Mark 52:2–22, 1988), we developed a ...
Comparisons of fabric care performances between conventional and high-efficiency washers and dryers
Abstract High-efficiency (HE) washers use 35–50% less water and about 50% less energy per load than conventional washers. However, there has been a consistent debate as to whether HE washers perform better ...
Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets Regulations, July 2018
(Virginia Tech. Corps of Cadets, 2018-07)
This document outlines rules, regulations, and expectations for members of the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets.
Democratic incumbent resilience in the post-1980 Senate
In the period since the Reagan revolution that disrupted decades of Democratic control of the United States Senate, Democratic senators have proved remarkably resilient when running for reelection. Over the past 600 Senate ...
The Mystery of the Commandant’s Writing: Turning First-Year Students into Researchers
(American Historical Association, 2018-10-15)
Relates a transcription project using the letters of Joseph Ware from Virginia Tech's Special Collections.