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    • Building Community Resilience and Supporting Vulnerable Populations: Social Networks and Community Capacity 

      Mancini, Jay A. (Institute for Society, Culture, and Environment, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, 2009-06-23)
    • Intimate Partner Violence in Rural Aging Women: Promoting Community Knowledge 

      Roberto, Karen A.; Brossole, N.; McPherson, M. C. (Center for Gerontology and Dept. of Human Development Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University and the Women's Resource Center of the New River Valley, 2009-10)
    • Intimate Partner Violence Among Older Adults: Bridging the Disciplinary Divide 

      McPherson, M. C.; Brossole, N.; Roberto, Karen A. (Center for Gerontology and Dept. of Human Development Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University and the Women's Resource Center of the New River Valley, 2009-11)
    • The Role of Gender in Coping with Mild Cognitive Impairment 

      Blieszner, Rosemary; Roberto, Karen A. (Center for Gerontology and Deptartment of Human Development Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2009-11-29)
    • Center for Gerontology Newsletter, Spring 2010 

      Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2010)
      The Center for Gerontology newsletter, published twice annually, provides faculty and project updates, along with recognitions received by faculty and students in the area of age-related research and activities.
    • Center for Gerontology Newsletter, Fall 2010 

      Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2010)
      The Center for Gerontology newsletter, published twice annually, provides faculty and project updates, along with recognitions received by faculty and students in the area of age-related research and activities.
    • Gender equity: Integration, coordination, resources, and support for gender research 

      Christie, Maria Elisa (Blacksburg, VA: SANREM CRSP, OIRED, Virginia Tech, 2010)
      The presentation outlines the importance of gendered knowledge and women's involvement in all SANREM CRSP research activities. By including women in SANREM research, scientists will have a more balanced outlook on the ...
    • Gendered knowledge 

      Christie, Maria Elisa (Blacksburg, VA: SANREM CRSP, OIRED, Virginia Tech, 2010)
      This presentation provides a brief overview of the Gendered Knowledge Cross Cutting Research Activity (CCRA-7) and qualitative research techniques and focus group methods. The Gendered Knowledge activity seeks to address ...
    • IPM CRSP Annual Report, Phase IV – Year One: 2009-2010 

      Muniappan, Rangaswamy (Muni); Vaughan, Larry; Rich, Miriam; Ohland, Mark; Mabry, Karen (Virginia Tech, 2010)
      Published every year, the annual reports detail work, accomplishments, training, and publications from each of our programs.
    • Center for Gerontology Newsletter, Fall 2011 

      Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2011)
      The Center for Gerontology newsletter, published twice annually, provides faculty and project updates, along with recognitions received by faculty and students in the area of age-related research and activities.
    • Center for Gerontology Newsletter, Spring 2011 

      Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2011)
      The Center for Gerontology newsletter, published twice annually, provides faculty and project updates, along with recognitions received by faculty and students in the area of age-related research and activities.
    • The Nursing Home Diversion Modernization Program 

      Brossoie, Nancy; Roberto, Karen A. (2011)
      This is a compilation of various studies on topics such as the Nursing Home Diversion Modernization Program, mild cognitive impairment, the "No Wrong Door" system, and an evaluation of the New River Valley Agency on Aging.
    • Report on Baby Boomers and Older Adults: Information and Service Needs 

      Brossoie, Nancy.; Roberto, Karen A.; Willis-Walton, S.; Reynolds, S. (2011)
      In 2010, with a grant from the U.S. Administration on Aging, the Eldercare Locator partnered with the Center for Gerontology and the Center for Survey Research at Virginia Tech to conduct a telephone survey with Baby Boomers ...
    • More Than "Getting Us Through:" A Case Study in Cultural Capital Enrichment of Underrepresented Minority Undergraduates. 

      Ovink, Sarah; Veazey, BD (2011)
      Minority students continue to be underrepresented among those who seek graduate and professional degrees in the sciences. Much previous research has focused on academic preparation. Equally important, however, are the ...
    • IPM CRSP FY 2011 Annual Report 

      Muniappan, Rangaswamy (Muni); Vaughan, Larry; Fayad, Amer; Rich, Miriam; Smith, Melissa; Ohland, Mark (Virginia Tech, 2011)
      Published every year, the annual reports detail work, accomplishments, training, and publications from each of our programs.
    • Autism and Rhetoric 

      Heilker, Paul V.; Yergeau, M. (National Council of Teachers of English, 2011-05)
      By understanding the verbal and nonverbal manifestations of autism as a rhetorical imperative, a perspective that involves applying Krista Ratcliffe's concept of rhetorical listening, scholars can do much to dissolve the ...
    • Challenges and experiences of women in the forestry sector in Nepal 

      Christie, Maria Elisa; Giri, Kalpana (Academic Journals, 2011-05)
      This article asks why there are relatively few women at the Institute of Forestry (IOF) and in the field of forestry in Nepal. It explores the obstacles to entering and succeeding in this male-dominated field from women’s ...
    • The Spectacle of Volunteerism: Aid, Africa, and the Western Helper 

      James-Deramo, Michele (Virginia Tech, 2011-07-22)
      This study emerges from the discourse on international aid effectiveness in Africa. There is a compilation of evidence that international aid has not produced significant gains in the quality of life in African nations ...
    • Center for Gerontology Newsletter, Fall 2012 

      Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2012)
      The Center for Gerontology newsletter, published twice annually, provides faculty and project updates, along with recognitions received by faculty and students in the area of age-related research and activities.
    • Conservation agriculture in urban deserts 

      Edralin, D.I.A.; Hok, L.; LeNgoc, K.; Williams, Mark A.; Gayle, G.; Raczkowski, C.W.; Reyes, Manuel R. (2012)
      Limited access to nutritious and affordable food is experienced by 23 million people in the US as they live in 'food desserts' making them food and health insecure. Resources such as land, water, labor and capital are used ...