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Scenarios of Health Engagement Experiences and Health Justice in Rural Libraries

Bharat Mehra, Everette Scott Sikes, Vandana Singh
2019 ˜The œInternational journal of information, diversity, & inclusion  
The research forms part of a planning grant entitled "Assessment of Rural Library Professionals' Role in Community Engagement in the Southern and Central Appalachian Region: Mobilization from Change Agents  ...  This article documents scenarios or narratives of health engagement experiences in rural libraries based on qualitative analysis of feedback collected from 15 rural librarians in the Southern and Central  ...  Thanks to Chris Barrett for loaning his skills of visualization. tip, and the northwestern portion of Tennessee's Appalachian area (Bush, 2003) , while southern Appalachia includes: most of Appalachian  ... 
doi:10.33137/ijidi.v3i3.32963 fatcat:oe42srltqjhthbzg7d4em6bzem

IRRODL Volume 10, Number 1

Various Authors
2009 International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning  
Distance education may also be used to bridge the digital divide, to reduce the "brain drain" of individuals who leave to study abroad, to broaden access to individuals who have had limited opportunity  ...  Personal ownership of a computer is a dream for many; telecentre operators (see http://www.telecentre.org/) provide services to local communities as they attempt to bridge the digital divide.  ...  , in pedagogical innovation, and in community service.  ... 
doi:10.19173/irrodl.v10i1.1102 fatcat:o4yr23i7gbc4bac6cqglvvfjwq

Complete Issue - Vol 78, No 1 (2020)

North Carolina Libraries
2020 North Carolina Libraries  
A Master's paper for the M.S. in I.S. degree. April, 2019. 94 pages. Advisor: Dr. Sandra Hughes-Hassell Service and the Use of Policy in Central Appalachian Public Libraries.  ...  This paper introduces the subject of young adult services in rural Appalachia as a significant point of discussion, and aims to evaluate the use of policy for young adult services in Central Appalachia  ...  Part of the success of the French in the New World, Carayon argues, can be traced to their use of nonverbal communication.  ... 
doi:10.3776/ncl.v78i1.5381 fatcat:zhrnf57e3ratpmplmrcrvajt7e

Brock Collection Returns to Virginia

Minor Weisiger
2003 Virginia Libraries  
, and improve library and information services and the profession of librarianship in order to advance literacy and learning and to ensure access to information in the Commonwealth of Virginia.  ...  The journal, distributed to the membership, is used as a vehicle for members to exchange information, ideas, and solutions to mutual problems in professional articles on current topics in the library and  ...  gripping of the Jim Crow laws that marginalized the black community.  ... 
doi:10.21061/valib.v49i3.908 fatcat:frggxotrhrdbnfht3brmqrgxe4

Diasporic Generations: Memory, Politics, and Nation among Cubans in Spain

Ruth Behar
2014 American Anthropologist  
In the years following the 2005 hurricanes and floods in New Orleans, many of the city's residents found themselves explaining the disaster to people in the rest of the country.  ...  The focus is not on the events of 2005 but, rather, on the struggles that residents of New Orleans faced in their attempts to rebuild and recover.  ...  increasing prestige of DNA identifications; the popularization of digital technologies and the use of new media to deploy emergent memorial practices; the controversial passing of a Memory Act in Parliament  ... 
doi:10.1111/aman.12085_4 fatcat:wyb7voa6gbaflh7wvt4x6qeyb4

COGNITIVE ABILITY AND ALLOSTATIC LOAD: CROSS-SECTIONAL AND LONGITUDINAL ASSOCIATIONS

2016 The gerontologist  
Launched in 2015, AGE-WELL NCE (Aging Gracefully across Environments using Technology to Support Wellness, Engagement and Long Life NCE Inc.) is a national research network in technology and aging that  ...  Join us to learn how other institutions used Careers in Aging Week to promote the field and support their respective programs, as well as how to bring home new ideas and resources to help support an event  ...  The USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology is the oldest and largest school of its type in the world.  ... 
doi:10.1093/geront/gnw162.1547 fatcat:fe2uhkceuvaebmu6og5swgzbcy

Le « bien-vivre » (sumaq kawsay) et les pommes de terre paysannes

Ingrid Hall
2019 Anthropologie et Sociétés  
He is a member of the Category V Task Force of WCPA. He has written and lectured on landscape and now serves on the boards of several major conservation NGOs in the UK.  ...  He wrote the Category V Management Guidelines (published in 2002) and was the series editor for the first 12 publications in the WCPA Best Practice Guidelines series.  ...  Acknowledgements About the Author  ... 
doi:10.7202/1070155ar fatcat:drrnbcp44vglnf3jd4sy42wd64

The Obligation of empire: United States' grand strategy for a new century

2005 ChoiceReviews  
Paul Kennedy has argued that the "crux of grand strategy" rests in the capacity to coordinate the military and nonmilitary elements of policy "for the preservation and enhancement of the nation's long-term  ...  of the peace in ambitious and often transformational ways.  ...  The second avenue of U.S. influence in southern Africa is the promotion of an FTA under the auspices of the Southern African Development Community (SADC).  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.42-4894 fatcat:e2m5gxldpfcdziwudrat622fja

Whole Issue // Número completo

Diana Villanueva-Romero
2016 Ecozon@  
The lower (southern) part of Earth represents an alternative scenario, where a minority promoting change manages to subordinate economy to ecology ("ecologizar la economía," 8).  ...  While this technology works in countries in the Southern Hemisphere, it is not applicable to countries in the North, for reasons of climate and hours of sun(Skygreens).  ...  As Arpaia explains in his eloquent (and here warmly recommended) description: This is the fate of the South: to be alive in spite of everything, in spite of bad politicians and of colonizations disguised  ... 
doi:10.37536/ecozona.2016.7.2.1186 fatcat:csnc7ttp7jgxpcstuvq2qmf2qa

Conference program and abstracts. International Biogeography Society 6th Biennial Meeting – 9-13 January 2013, Miami, Florida, USA

Joaquín Hortal, Karen Faller, Kenneth Feeley, Richard Field, Catherine Graham, François Guilhaumon, Daniel Gavin
2012 Frontiers of Biogeography  
The geography of divergence and disparity: how landscapes help understand the decoupling of genetic structure and phenotypic diversity. 43A Assembly of plant communities in climate space Benjamin Blonder  ...  Sloat 1,3 , Bill Piel 3,15 , Nathan Kraft 3,16 , Jens-Christian Svenning 3,17 , Naia Morueta-Holme 3,17 , Nick Spensor 3,18 , Susan Wiser 3,18 , Jeff Ott 3,7 , Barbara Dobrin 1,3 , Sandy Andelman 3,19 and  ...  In the northern and southern extremes, 25% of new species may be endemic to the regions of the GCA and Golfo de Panama.  ... 
doi:10.21425/f5fbg15702 fatcat:lwyauz5kbvcwbmimvei4iota3a

Spatiotemporal enabled Content-based Image Retrieval

Mariana Belgiu, Martin Sudmanns, Tiede Dirk, Andrea Baraldi, Stefan Lang
2016 International Conference on GIScience Short Paper Proceedings  
To overcome these limitations, in this paper we propose a probabilistic sensor coverage estimation method based on precise 3D vector-base representation of the environment and we present some results of  ...  A sensor in WSNs covers only a limited region, depending on its sensing and communicating ranges, as well as the environment configuration.  ...  The authors thank the Waterloo Regional Police Service for providing data. Acknowledgements We owe our gratitude to the Cree Nation of Wemindji and to Wemindji community members.  ... 
doi:10.21433/b311729295dw fatcat:fulw4pw3kfh5nmfzcsy3pkisvm

Evaluation of student perceptions of introductory pharmacy practice experiences

Jaclyn A. Boyle, Zachary N. Jenkins, Thaddeus T. Franz, Charles W. Cather, Nicole K. Deitschmann, Nicole G. Harper, Alison Dittmer, Christy Hartline
2020 Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning  
Future studies should examine the implications of these results on student IPPE performance and methods to impact student perception of the value of IPPE training.  ...  Student expectations of IPPEs were significantly less positive in the pre-survey than in the post-survey.  ...  Authors Authors To evaluate the quality and utilization of multiple-choice questions (MCQs) by examining the item construction of questions in a commonly used North American Pharmacist Licensure Examination  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.cptl.2020.01.029 pmid:32482264 fatcat:rh5hkqp3gnfqhczgeghtt3zxvm

Chapter 2. An Outsider's Perspective: Curriculum Design and Strategies for Sustainability in a Canadian IWP [chapter]

Judith Kearns, Brian Turner
2016 A Minefield of Dreams: Triumphs and Travails of Independent Writing Programs  
Consistent with the wide ranging approaches characteristic of teaching and scholarship in writing across the curriculum, the series presents works that take divergent perspectives on working as a writer  ...  The Perspectives on Writing series addresses writing studies in a broad sense.  ...  (Keith & Mountford, 2014, p. 2) Mountford and Keith argue that the centrality of digital technologies dissolve erstwhile impenetrable barriers between speech and writing; rhetoric thus remains the common  ... 
doi:10.37514/per-b.2016.0810.2.02 fatcat:mpulj2jasbgkzjqyfdq5rdmgue

Daughters of Canaan: A Saga of Southern Women

Mary Martha Thomas, Margaret Ripley Wolfe
1995 Journal of American History  
Williams of Arkansas, who adopted the name Henry Buford, recruited an independent company which she took to Virginia, and fought in several engagements before it was discovered that she was a woman.  ...  For a compilation of women, both northern and southern, who went to war disguised as men, see Lee Middleton, comp. and ed., Hearts of Fire . . .  ...  "The New South movement frequently used the mythology of the Old South to promote its cause because it helped to present the picture of the South as a Utopian community of harmonious relations," the historian  ... 
doi:10.2307/2945160 fatcat:rc7le4l3bjg25itqvojarjostm

Abstracts Presented at the 120th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, Chicago, Illinois, July 13-17, 2019

2019 American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education  
, gender), in cohorts admitted in 2011 and 2012 to the PharmD program at University of Toronto.  ...  Objective: To describe a process of faculty engagement in program-wide rubric creation Methods: To support assessment within the competency-driven curriculum (fall 2018 start) development of program-wide  ...  Methods: TEL was defined as the application of digital technologies to support teaching and learning.  ... 
doi:10.5688/ajpe7654 pmid:31333273 pmcid:PMC6630869 fatcat:q6mty63pk5ctfhypxwjkoogfce
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