Browse by Subject "migration"
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(2015-02-12)This dissertation investigates the ways that migration and the ongoing legacies of imperialism shaped the United States’ engagement with the world in the early twentieth century. It focuses on interaction between Americans ...
(2010-05-19)Research from the last two decades has elucidated the importance of migration in the annual cycle of ducks, but many aspects of migration ecology remain poorly understood due to the difficulty of investigating movements ...
(2015-07-15)Migration is one of the main forces shaping our society as we know it. Focusing on the determinants of migration and its influence on local communities, this dissertation consists of three chapters. Chapter 1 provides a ...
(2011-01-14)The off-cycle refrigerant mass migration has a direct influence on the on-cycle performance since compressor energy is necessary to redistribute the refrigerant mass. No studies, as of today, are available in the open ...
(2014-05-30)This dissertation follows the historical trajectory of the products of Zimbabwean stone sculptors to examine the interplay between international art markets and the agency of the artists themselves. Although this 1960s ...
(2015-07-10)In economics, migration policy, and literacy studies, literacy education has been positioned as the primary factor in transnational migration. “Brain drain” in particular is traditionally understood as the phenomenon where ...
(2010-08-20)One-fifth of the postwar West German population consisted of German refugees expelled from the former eastern territories and regions beyond. My dissertation examines how and why millions of expellees from the province of ...
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Post-breeding Migratory Bird Use of Shrub Habitats in the Lake Alpine region of Stanislaus National Forest, Alpine County, California. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2009-12-21)
(2015-06-23)The Race, Indigeneity, and Diasporas Research Cluster builds on existing research strengths at the UMN-TC to critically address through interdisciplinary collaborations how settler colonialism, race, indigeneity, migration, ...
(iSchools, 2016-03-15)In this paper, we present a prototypical system for visually factoring historical immigration flows in U.S., with a goal to reveal multiple immigration factors and their interactions simultaneously. Our visualization system ...
(2014-04-18)The Data Management use cases cover a broad range of activities related to data movement, storage, and archival by users and communities of users in the context of XSEDE. These include interactions with data collections ...