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  • Gest, Justin (Routledge, 2014-07-28)
    An emerging consensus amongst scholars of Muslim political and social identity suggests that Western Muslims live out an anti-essentialist critique of identity construction. Considering this view, this paper examines a ...
  • Enochson, Kelly; Culbertson, Jennifer (2014-11-02)
    Researchers in linguistics and related fields have recently begun exploiting online crowd-sourcing tools, like Amazon Mechanical Turk (AMT), to gather behavioral data. While this method has been successfully used for various ...
  • Shear, Maximillian L. (2014-10-27)
    Research points to peer victimization as a considerable source of distress during adolescence. Much of the empirical attention placed on peer victimization focuses on risk factors for youth becoming the target of aggression. ...
  • Sawyer, Rahshia (2014-10-27)
    I make photographs as an inquiry into the existential questions of reality, identity, and the beliefs put in place by the individual. This thesis describes the photographic series of works leading up to and the installation ...
  • Schmidt, Kevin (2014-10-27)
    Glucocorticoids are naturally circulating stress hormones that are also commonly synthesized and administered for medical treatments. Corticosterone (CORT) is the primary rat glucocorticoid and recent research has shown ...

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