Browse by Subject "methodology"
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(Illinois State Water Survey, 1982)A technique was developed for algal toxicity assays. Algal communities obtained from several sewage treatment plants and surface waters were the test specimens. The toxicant used was zinc acetate The techniques that were ...
(2008)To gain greater insight into the operation of online social networks, we applied Natural Language Processing (NLP) techniques to text-based communication to identify and describe underlying social structures in online ...
(2010)This article proposes the use of content clouds as a method of exploratory qualitative data analysis. Content clouds are a type of visualization that summarizes the contents of a document by depicting the words that appear ...
(2009-02-08)The multidisciplinary approach adopted by iSchools is a source of both strength and confusion. Novel research agendas and approaches emerge from the cross-pollination of ideas among students and faculty with diverse ...
(2009-02-08)We propose a roundtable discussion on the role of philosophers, and philosophical topics and methods, in the mission of the iSchools, including research, education, and outreach.
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(iSchools, 3/15/16)This poster presents a case study method developed for a pilot study investigating the evaluation of print- and text-based consumer health information by individuals who have low or limited literacy skills in English. The ...
(2015-07-14)The sharing and reuse of research data relies on the provision of metadata and documentation. At present, scientists are not prepared to invest in the kind of rich description that will offer high functionality and ...
(2014-05-30)This study investigates the perspectives of language teachers on language and language teaching at a democratic school in São Paulo, Brazil. The commentary of the one former English teacher is central to the analysis, ...
Web historian: enabling multi-method and independent research with real-world web browsing history data (iSchools, 3/15/16)Research analyzing real-world web browsing data has generally been collected from digital service providers or the online panelists of corporate research panels. These approaches limit the replicability and the kind of ...
(iSchools, 2014-03-01)As organizations produce ever-larger torrents of text, images, sounds and numbers we find an increased attention to how researchers and organizational members alike can gain insights from these traces of social practices. ...