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Showboater

Stuart Nicholson, Dan Jackson, Adrian Clear, Patrick Olivier
2019 Proceedings of the 8th ACM International Symposium on Pervasive Displays - PerDis '19  
This paper describes Showboater, a simple system architecture for rural community display networks.  ...  We outline the context of our 2-year longitudinal study and outline five design goals: a functional, sustainable, scalable, resilient networked display solution which affords roles for the distribution  ...  Previous studies have provided insight into architectural designs for rural display networks [3, 20] .  ... 
doi:10.1145/3321335.3324948 dblp:conf/perdis/NicholsonJCO19 fatcat:r23wqd4j7fbcfcohimmc7oga7u

Raising boys' achievement

2006 Practical Pre-School  
Nonetheless, it is possible to draw a number of tentative conclusions from longitudinal interviews with boys in both cohorts carried out over a three year period: the boys interviewed often had a clear  ...  At the same time we have a celebration of 'networking' and 'community', ways of professional relating that might not be expected to flourish in a climate dominated by competitive practices.  ...  Data from an Inner London 3 -11 school APPENDIX Examples of research instruments 1.  ... 
doi:10.12968/prps.2006.1.64.39733 fatcat:szk6qpcmtzbdhbf2cyji4nbske

The Kentucky Legislature: Two Decades of Change

Duane Lockhard, Malcolm E. Jewell, Penny M. Miller
1990 American Political Science Review  
But in smaller and in rural communities political contests can be disruptive. People know one another and are tied together by interlocking networks of primary social groups.  ...  A Republican high school principal from a rural county noted, "I wanted to provide representation more consistent with the philosophy of this area."  ... 
doi:10.2307/1963566 fatcat:z3ju2aenpzcuhm5poskin2z2q4

Relationship Marketing and Customer Retention in Bangladesh's Food Retailing Sector [article]

Palto Ranjan Datta, UH Research Archive, UH Research Archive
2018
The context of this study is Bangladesh's food retailing sector.  ...  The main purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between Customer Relationship Marketing (CRM) and customer retention.  ...  His model has given many insights into the cultural structure of a nation.  ... 
doi:10.18745/th.19697 fatcat:aqfhjh3t4nbv5gvrxdf64scor4

Mothers' understanding of children's social and emotional development

Natalie J. Moore
2009
Utilising a multiple case study method, data were collected from 5 mothers of preschoolers via a series of interviews and journal entries.  ...  This qualitative study was used to examine mothers' understanding of children's social and emotional development in terms of the ways it is seen to manifest in children, indicators and facilitators of  ...  Longitudinal studies might allow us to see if and, if so, how parents' understanding evolves as their children grow older, and verbal communication takes the place of physical expression.  ... 
doi:10.14288/1.0053993 fatcat:btphx5xo3zgclnjlvlgvdthtca

Colonial Modernism in Vietnam, 1932-1941 Colonial Modernism in Vietnam

Martina Nguyen, Martina Nguyen, Martina Nguyen, Peter Zinoman
2012 unpublished
A close examination of this understated commentary would yield illuminating insight into the Self-Reliant Literary Group's political views and agenda.  ...  A tiny room next to the reception was a storage space for documents and machinery. 77 The spatial organization of the house yields insight into the day-to-day operations of the Self-Reliant Literary  ...  In hot weather, they give off a heavy odor. In winter, the moisture condenses into streams of smelly water.  ... 
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New Critical Perspectives on the U.S. and the Post-WWII Global Economy: Brenner, Harvey, and Pollin

Merlin Chowkwanyun
2009
several tendencies in the recent history of the Anglo-American left and considers how they might help to forge more fruitful dialogue between analyses of social movements and economic structures, too often studied  ...  Greenspan will be remembered most for his series of steep interest rate cuts in the early years of the Bush administration, as the Internet bubble of the late Clinton years inflated, burst, and brought down into  ...  Robert Brenner has laid out a crucial backdrop and agenda for years of inquiry into everything from the sustainability of Keynesianism, the origins of recent monetary policy, the politics of currency regulation  ... 
doi:10.7275/1284623 fatcat:gjpmnyburjbmpdkfov5wovgdey

Mohammed_tc.columbia_0055E_11084.pdf [article]

2020
integrates elements from western classical traditions with those from black popular and folk idioms.  ...  I first must express gratitude to the participants of this study. Each of these incredible artists invited me into their thoughts and processes with immense openness and truth.  ...  Since data were collected during a defined duration of time, the study offers a glimpse of the performers' experiences and not a longitudinal perspective.  ... 
doi:10.7916/d8-4k82-ns28 fatcat:wi3752kkb5boxgzyadhcshigwi

Western classical music in San Antonio : performing arts in the context of urbanization, globalization, and nationalization [article]

Ernest Isaiah Alba
2018
The network of people that inform this study is a local network but is composed of people that are part of a global community.  ...  Historians point to rural depopulation (the disintegration of German communities), intermarriage, and modern communication.  ...  Part of exceptionalism stems from the historical values of the United States that are so drastic from the ones in Europe.  ... 
doi:10.15781/t2bn9xk3c fatcat:txbmihoq5zbghiuoh3efbdfk74