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Hannibal Lecter V. Immanuel Kant: An Application of Kantianism to Graphic Horror Film
HANNIBAL LECTER V. IMMANUEL KANT Alison E. Wilson Horror film as a genre has been around almost as long as film itself. In 1919 the first Frankenstein film was made, the cut lasted only 16 minutes, but it started ...
The Kamikaze Pilots of World War II and their Image in American Media
In October of 1944, during the late stages of World War II, Admiral Ōnishi Takijiro of the Japanese Navy proposed one final solution to Japan s situation: to organize suicide attack units composed of Zero fighters armed ...
The Destined Corner-Stone of the New Social Order : The Evolution and Effects of Edward Bellamy's Utopian Vision
A man who summed up his occupation as writing books, contributing to magazines, newspaper work, general scribbling, Edward Bellamy (1850-1898) wrote hundreds of editorials, twenty-three short stories, a three-volume ...
Automatic Methods To Disambiguate Geospatial Queries
Today an unprecedented amount of digital information is available, but locating information of interest can be difficult. Information Retrieval (IR) is the area of Computer Science that aims to locate information by ...
Reconstructing Late Holocene Climate through Tree-Ring Analysis of Siberian Larch: Altai Mountains, Western Mongolia
Abstract Dendroclimatology utilizes tree-rings to reconstruct past climate. Tree-ring growth is related to limiting growth factors, which can be either internal (biologic) or external (environmental or climatic). A ...
Molecular Mechanisms Underlying the Regulation of the Drosophila E93 Gene by Ecdysone and betaFTZ-F1
Steroid hormones play a critical role in the regulation of physiological and developmental processes in eukaryotes. Drosophila melanogaster is an ideal system for the study of steroid hormone action because it has only one ...
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Waste Traffic(ing): An anthropological analysis of one situated event in the environmental justice discourse
This narrative examines the repercussions of the proposal to build a solid waste facility in an environmental justice community. It documents one solid waste transfer station s permitting process required by Massachuse ...