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  • 100 Years of Immigration, 25 Years of Dekasegi Return Migration: Globalization and Cultural Diversity in Japan Part 2 

    Oba, Junko; Nemoto, Naoko (2016-06-15)
    This lecture examines the recent massive "return migration" of Japanese Brazilian immigrant workers to their ancestral homeland of Japan and the problems and challenges of nurturing cultural diversity in Japanese society ...
  • 100 Years of Immigration, 25 Years of Dekasegi Return Migration: Globalization and Cultural Diversity in Japan  Part 1 

    Oba, Junko; Nemoto, Naoko (2016-06-15)
    This lecture delineates a history of one hundred years of Japanese immigration to Latin America, especially Brazil with the largest concentration, as a precondition for the recent return migration of people of Japanese ...
  • 2 - Bi 

    Seki, Hannah (2011-02-16)
    This thesis will examine the visually-created inner workings of the bilingual brain, while also portraying the conflict and frustrations that come with being raised bicultural. I explore the ideas of language and duality: ...
  • 2003 Linnedalen Main Weather Station Data 

    Unknown author (2009-07-14)
    2003 Meteorological data from the Main Weather station in the Linne Valley (78.02710 N, 13.85025 E, 25m elev ASL). The station is an Onset data logger H21-001 and Onset sensors (see http://www.onsetcomp.com). The station ...
  • 2004 Linnedalen Main Weather Station Data 

    Unknown author (2009-07-14)
    2004 Meteorological data from the Main Weather station in the Linne Valley (78.02710 N, 13.85025 E, 25m elev ASL). The station is an Onset data logger H21-001 and Onset sensors (see http://www.onsetcomp.com). The station ...
  • 2005 Linnedalen Main Weather Station Data 

    Unknown author (2009-07-14)
    2005 Meteorological data from the Main Weather station in the Linne Valley (78.02710 N, 13.85025 E, 25m elev ASL). The station is an Onset data logger H21-001 and Onset sensors (see http://www.onsetcomp.com). The station ...
  • 2006 Linnedalen Main Weather Station Data 

    Unknown author (2009-07-14)
    2006 Meteorological data from the Main Weather station in the Linne Valley (78.02710 N, 13.85025 E, 25m elev ASL). The station is an Onset data logger H21-001 and Onset sensors (see http://www.onsetcomp.com). The station ...
  • 2007 Linnedalen Main Weather Station Data 

    Unknown author (2009-07-14)
    2007 Meteorological data from the Main Weather station in the Linne Valley (78.02710 N, 13.85025 E, 25m elev ASL). The station is an Onset data logger H21-001 and Onset sensors (see http://www.onsetcomp.com). The station ...
  • 2008 Linnedalen Main Weather Station Data 

    Unknown author (2009-07-14)
    2008 Meteorological data from the Main Weather station in the Linne Valley (78.02710 N, 13.85025 E, 25m elev ASL). The station is an Onset data logger H21-001 and Onset sensors (see http://www.onsetcomp.com). The station ...
  • 2009 Linnedalen Main Weather Station Data 

    Unknown author (2009-07-14)
    2009 Meteorological data from the Main Weather station in the Linne Valley (78.02710 N, 13.85025 E, 25m elev ASL). The station is an Onset data logger H21-001 and Onset sensors (see http://www.onsetcomp.com). The station ...
  • Abject Utopia 

    Garon, Elizabeth (2012-05-21)
    Through bodily mark-making, overlapping and layering multiple lithographs and screen prints, and the use of color, I strive to reference a sexual encounter within a figural landscape, so the figure is both the subject and ...
  • About our cognitive processes: computational verses embodied 

    Fu, Wanyun (2015-05-20)
    This thesis discusses two distinct cognitive theories in philosophy of mind. In 1975, Jerry Fodor proposed the Language of Thought Hypothesis (LOTH). This hypothesis essentially offers a computational theory of mind. It ...
  • Access to Death: Prisons, Hospice and Voices 

    Axtman, Sophia (2011-06-27)
    Since, 1992 the number of inmates over the age of fifty in the United States has almost tripled. This rapidly growing population of elderly inmates is due to a national “tough on crime” attitude, which has put 1 in 100 ...
  • An Acre of America in Cairo: The American University in Cairo and the Production of Americanized Egypt from 1919-1948 

    Laguerta, Dianne (2013-07-02)
    In 1919, after years of planning and earning financial support, the American University at Cairo (AUC) opened its doors to students from the Middle East in a building formally built as a palace turned cigarette factory ...
  • Adsorption of poly(vinyl alcohol) onto polydimethylsiloxane substrates: formation of continuous films, honeycomb structures, and fractal morphologies 

    Karki, Akchheta (2015-05-05)
    While polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) has many uses in analytical, biomedical, and electronic systems, its hydrophobicity hinders some of its applications by causing incompatibility with aqueous media. Specifically, this can ...
  • After the Evening Bell: Working Women and Leisure Time in Lowell, Massachusetts, 1830-1860 

    Cos, Phoebe
    In the fall of 1836, Harriot Curtis opened a letter to her friend and suitor, Hezikiah Wead, with a statement about the boundless sense of independence she cherished. “Alone, I am fancy free,” she declared, “… with the ...
  • Algebraic Number Fields and Codes 

    Swanson, Colleen (2011-02-16)
    We explore error-correcting codes based on algebraic number fields using a particular code construction given by Guruswami in ``Constructions of Codes from Number Fields". After reviewing the necessary mathematical ...
  • Almost Human 

    Hale, Keenan (2013-05-15)
    When I begin to paint, I am starting a conversation between the surface I paint on and myself. I most often work on a vertical surface, plywood, and depict forms based off of my materials, marks, and thematic explorations. ...
  • Alternative Education in New Jersey High Schools: An Analysis of Policy and Practice 

    Maliszewski, Casey (2011-02-16)
    There is no denying it: America has a dropout crisis. According to research, 30 percent of young adults in the United States fail to graduate high school. To combat the dropout crisis, one solution that has been explored ...
  • America’s White Whale: The Inescapable Search for an Impossible Identity 

    Anderson, Emma (2015-05-12)
    America’s White Whale: The Inescapable Search for an Impossible Identity is concerned with questions of American identity as explored in American literature. It explores how Sinclair Lewis, Herman Melville, and Mark Twain, ...