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Leveraging available data for contaminants of emerging concern to develop an understanding of environmental hazard.
Contaminants of emerging concern (CEC) are classes of compounds with relatively limited information available on environmental exposure, fate, and effects. The purpose of this research was to develop and test approaches ...
The morality and marriage of taste and imagination in Nathaniel Hawthorne's fiction.
Throughout his writing, Nathaniel Hawthorne is interested in the power of art to bring about positive ethical change. In his tales, he questions the ability of aesthetic taste (as it was understood by Scottish Common Sense ...
The meaning of illness : a phenomenological approach to the physician/patient relationship.
It is my purpose in this thesis to explore the "reality" of illness, using philosophical phenomenology as a guide. In particular, I am concerned to show that the experience of illness, rather than representing a shared ...
Alien citizens : discerning the now and the not yet in the thought of Richard John Neuhaus.
Richard John Neuhaus (1936-2009) was a prominent author, editor and cleric whose reflections on the relationship between Christian faith and American democracy were highly influential. This paper describes his efforts, ...
"What's good for business is good for the city" : interpreting Dallas and the railroad connection.
In recent years, historic house museums have experienced a decrease in visitorship. In order for these institutions to survive, measures need to be taken to revamp their interpretive plans. The purpose of this project is ...