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An Inventory and Analysis of Spanish Colonial Construction-related Artifacts from Texas and Louisiana with French Colonial Comparative Material
(Special Report No. 34, 2018)
The purpose of this collaborative project between Dr. Roff, an architectural historian at The University of Texas at San Antonio, and the Center for Archeological Research, was to identify, assess, and publish information ...
Are Religious Teens Nice Kids? Faith and Congeniality among American Adolescents
One body of extant research has documented the social contours and positive effects of teen religiosity, while another has explored the religious sources of social congeniality (“niceness”) among adult Americans. ...
Portraits of Veganism: A Comparative Discourse Analysis of a Second-Order Subculture
Veganism has enjoyed increasing popularity and more sustained scholarly attention during the past several years. Using insights from cultural theory, this study conducts a qualitative discourse analysis of two vegan-promoting ...
Secure and privacy-preserving 3D vehicle positioning schemes for vehicular ad hoc network
(EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking;271, 2018-11-29)
Industrial wireless networks (IWNs) have applications in areas such as critical infrastructure sectors and manufacturing industries such as car manufacturing. In car manufacturing, IWNs can facilitate manufacturers to ...
Introduction of Special Issue “Theodicy”
For a topic that many have thought long-solved, theodicy in the 21st-century has thus far produced novel approaches [...]
Evaluating the Impact of a Clinician Improvement Program for Treating Patients with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities: The Challenging Case of Mississippi
In recent years, people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) have moved from institutionalized settings to local community residences. While deinstitutionalization has yielded quality of life improvements ...
Margaret Cavendish, Feminist Ethics, and the Problem of Evil
This paper argues that, although Margaret Cavendish’s main philosophical contributions are not in philosophy of religion, she makes a case for a defense of God, in spite of the worst sorts of harms being present in ...
Good Things in Small Packages? Evaluating an Economy of Scale Approach to Behavioral Health Promotion in Rural America
Rural American youth exhibit pronounced health disparities. This study enlists insights from an economy of scale paradigm to determine the relative effects of serving smaller versus larger client groups in an assembly-style ...
The Embodiment of Thought and Language when Performing a College Essay Revision
(The UTSA Journal of Undergraduate Research and Scholarly Work;Volume 3, 2018)
Improving Physical Fitness and Cognitive Functions in Middle School Students: Study Protocol for the Chinese Childhood Health, Activity and Motor Performance Study (Chinese CHAMPS)
<i>Background</i>: Sedentary lifestyles and their associated harmful consequences are public health concerns that impact more than half of the world’s youth population in both developed and developing countries. <i>Methods</i>: ...