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Religion, Race/Ethnicity, and Norms of Intergenerational Assistance among Older Adults
Using data on adults ages 55 and over from the second wave of the National Survey of Families and Households (NSFH-2), this study models the main and interactive effects of religious involvement and race/ethnicity on four ...
Remarriage Timing: Does Religion Matter?
Using pooled data from the National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG 2006–2010), we examine the effects of denominational affiliation, worship service attendance, and religious salience on remarriage timing. Survival analyses ...
Libraries and Institutional Data Analytics: Challenges and Opportunities
(The Journal of Academic Librarianship;Volume 41, Issue 5, 2015-09)
Libraries are well positioned to lead, facilitate, manage, or play a major partnership role in institutional data analytics programs. The degree to which an institution can create a successful data analytics program, and ...
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The Influence of Nutritional Factors on Verbal Deficits and Psychopathic Personality Traits: Evidence of the Moderating Role of the MAOA Genotype
The current study explores whether: (a) nutritional factors among adolescent males predict their risk of exhibiting verbal deficits and psychopathic traits during adulthood and (b) the link between nutritional factors and ...
Participatory sensing-based semantic and spatial analysis of urban emergency events using mobile social media
(EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking volume;44, 2016-02-09)
With the advances of information communication technologies, it is critical to improve the efficiency and accuracy of emergency management systems through modern data processing techniques. Geographic information system ...
Signaling Meaning through Punctuation in Writing: Children Transitioning from Oral to Written Argumentation
(The UTSA Journal of Undergraduate Research and Scholarly Work;Volume 1, 2016-04-21)
Researchers interested in the development of writing have looked to speech as central to writing development. However, there are differing opinions about how speech relates to or enters into writing. Bloomfield (1933) ...
Investigating Site Use through Ethnobotanical Analysis in the Upper Gila River Valley, Arizona
(The UTSA Journal of Undergraduate Research and Scholarly Work;Volume 6, 2019)
Prayer, Meditation, and Anxiety: Durkheim Revisited
Durkheim argued that religion’s emphasis on the supernatural combined with its unique ability to foster strong collective bonds lent it power to confer distinctive social benefits. Subsequent research has confirmed these ...
Ensemble-based multi-filter feature selection method for DDoS detection in cloud computing
(EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking;130, 2016-05-10)
Widespread adoption of cloud computing has increased the attractiveness of such services to cybercriminals. Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks targeting the cloud’s bandwidth, services and resources to render the ...