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Coping styles as a mediator between neuropsychological functioning and quality of life outcomes in OEF/OIF Veterans.
Veterans have returned from the OEF/OIF combat theatre with a multitude of physical and psychological problems that affect neuropsychological functioning and quality of life (QOL). Often, neuropsychological function is ...
Determinants of faculty salaries at elite liberal arts colleges.
In this paper we focus on the determinants of faculty salary levels at elite liberal arts colleges for specific years over the past decade. We address the role regional personal income per capita and endowment play in ...
The "proper stuff" of biography : Woolf and the problem of the other in Jacob's Room and Orlando.
In the following thesis, I will examine Virginia Woolf's often contentious views concerning the theory and execution of biography. By focusing on the epistemology adumbrated in her essays and fiction, I will argue that the ...
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, ...
Optimizing multi-agent dynamics for underwater tactical applications.
Large groups of autonomous agents, or swarms, can exhibit complex emergent behaviors that are difficult to predict and characterize from their low-level interactions. These emergent behaviors can have hidden implications ...