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Parameters Spring 2013

USAWC Parameters
2013 Parameters  
The Secretary of the Army has determined that publication of this periodical is necessary in the transaction of the public business as required by law of the Department.  ...  Use of funds for printing this publication has been approved by the Secretary of the Army in accordance with Army regulations.  ...  safety of a nondescript building outside Las Vegas. 9 Annual drone strikes in Pakistan increased from one in 2004 to 117 in 2010, when they peaked. 10 he Brookings Institution estimates that as many  ... 
doi:10.55540/0031-1723.3014 fatcat:uan5h3yhyfblfkoxdqsunkqvz4

Holy hills of the Ozarks: religion and tourism in Branson, Missouri

2008 ChoiceReviews  
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Ketchell, Aaron K., 1971-Holy hills of the Ozarks : religion and tourism in Branson, Missouri / Aaron K. Ketchell. p. cm.  ...  Title. br560.b76k48 2007 277.78 797-dc22 2006039423 A catalog record for this book is available from the British Library.  ...  Variously branded "Mayberry meets Las Vegas" or "Las Vegas without the sin," Branson continues to extol country life.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.45-3145 fatcat:zyapiimhurf75b22pnssn2xzoy


O.V. Tretyakov
The process of evolution of intracorporate management systems is considered on the example of a knowledge management system.  ...  The article analyzes artificial neural networks as an advanced direction in the field of creating artificial intelligence, as well as an effective technology in the intelligent provision of management  ...  208 "Science and innovations 2021: development directions and priorities" International scientific conference We have shown experimentally and theoretically that the destruction of highentropy coatings  ... 
doi:10.34660/inf.2021.93.41.003 fatcat:nffvfdq3arfjdpkjqunjytsu74

The Atomic American: Citizenship in a Nuclear State, 1945-1963 [article]

(:Unkn) Unknown, University, My, Richard H. Immerman
These narratives downplay the economy of nuclear information available to civilians, and the ability of average Americans to understand and act in response to nuclear knowledge.  ...  Using a framework I call nuclear citizenship, this dissertation illustrates how knowledge of the nuclear threat led American citizens to reimagine ideas of public safety and democracy.  ...  President Truman announced the news in a short press conference on September 23.  ... 
doi:10.34944/dspace/2233 fatcat:vxzvlnwx75ek7egfbpwzkarfrq

Dark Euphoria: The Neo-Gothic Narrative of Millennial Technoculture

Mitchell John Goodwin, University, My, Stephen Stockwell
This is not an analysis of my practice – the history or technique – rather this is an analysis of the context that informs that practice.  ...  Together, these two components produce a visual communication analysis of historical events, cultural artefacts and media art and the artists who produce them to reveal the nature, attraction and power  ...  the exposure of what we can't see that time permits. ike a drone that hovers evaluating a target Paglen lurks in the foothills of Nevada and Arizona hunting the source, tracking the trackers.  ... 
doi:10.25904/1912/3134 fatcat:a55zu4mcmvchfakyvrgb6cxnwu

To Set Free a Suffering Humanity": D-Day and American Remembrance [article]

(:Unkn) Unknown, University, My, Gregory J. W. Urwin
Such interpretations of clashing arms have exerted a powerful influence on American conceptions of patriotism, civic duty, and the efficacious use of military power.  ...  The redemptive power of violence displayed on Norman beaches enjoyed divine blessing, and even, as sometimes claimed, outright assistance.  ...  the June 6 event, held in Las Vegas, as "D-Day in the Desert." 14 That same year, the Battle of Normandy Foundation incorporated as a non-profit organization.  ... 
doi:10.34944/dspace/1094 fatcat:2fukm7tecjfzjolxg2oa3d4ot4

Not Forgotten: The Korean War in American Public Memory, 1950-2017 [article]

(:Unkn) Unknown, University, My, Seth C. Bruggeman
The "forgotten war" is the label most frequently used to recall the conflict that took place in Korea from June 25, 1950 to July 27, 1953, with variations of this phrase found in museum exhibitions and  ...  This project also seeks to fill a niche in the scholarly literature on public memory of American wars by examining Korea as prior studies have both WWII and Vietnam.  ...  (Reno: University of Nevada Press, 2014) p. 56-57; 62, 68. 24 Joel David, "Intrigues, Maneuvers, Interventions: Screen Images of the Korean War and Its Aftermath," Proceedings of the 4th Philippine Korean  ... 
doi:10.34944/dspace/2859 fatcat:2m3lgozhinhi3pgabav4u3l2ti

Make Straight in the Desert a Highway: Ideology and Environmental Conflict on the Colorado Plateau

Jedediah Rogers, Paul Hirt, Stephen Pyne, Donald Fixico
2011 unpublished
Using one especially ubiquitous human imprint on the land as both trope and subject, I explore the political and cultural meanings of roads as symbols variously of progress and of exploitation.  ...  The pleasure of writing this dissertation was in hitting the road to visit some of the most spectacular places on the planet.  ...  Only after Las Vegas overused its water rights to the Colorado River and its tributaries did it begin to notice the "abundant" groundwater reserves in central Nevada.  ... 

LANGUAGE IN INDIA Strength for Today and Bright Hope for Tomorrow Contents • Gender Differences and L2 Writing

M Thirumalai, B Mallikarjun, Sam, B A Sharada, A R Fatihi, Lakhan, Marie Jennifer, S M Bayer, G Ravichandran, L Baskaran, Ramamoorthy, Mohammad Saeed (+3 others)
The data were collected through composition test based on free writing. Results revealed that the female students committed less errors of L2 writing as compared to male students.  ...  Different researchers tried to find out the proficiency difference in Second Language Learning between male and female gender.  ...  Notes and References Conclusion In Kural 139, Valluvar has put forward a concept which was reflected by Sigmund Freud in the beginning of the 20 th century and proved by Neurolinguistics in the 21 st  ... 

Defining appropriate quality performance metrics for pharmacies dispensing oral oncology therapies

Natasha Khrystolubova, Ray Bailey, Roger Orr, Lucio Gordan, Trista Auger
Abundant evidence shows that measuring MPR does not correlate with patients' experiences while on oral cancer oncolytics and does not accurately reflect their clinical outcomes.  ...  Pharmacy benefit managers use measures like the medication possession ratio (MPR) as a performance/quality metric to evaluate specialty pharmacies and assess direct and indirect remuneration clawback fees  ...  health will be key to promoting equitable care for all Americans and preparing for the next public health emergency, noted panelists of a keynote session at AHIP 2022, held June 21-23 in Las Vegas, Nevada  ... 
doi:10.37765/ajmc.2022.89209 pmid:36049229 fatcat:ddkwkfjszbhaflhzjha23jrpde