# Browse College of Liberal Arts and Sciences by Title

• (1997)
Mutant 2C scTCRs were further examined in ligand binding experiments. The 2C TCR recognizes a peptide (QL9) presented by the MHC product L$\sp{\rm d}$. Four alanine mutations which affected mAb binding also disrupted binding ...

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• (1994)
T cells recognize foreign antigen through a heterodimeric $\alpha\beta$ T-cell receptor (TCR). The TCR ligand is a peptide bound to a membrane-bound protein coded by the major histocompatibility complex (MHC) locus. Like ...

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• (2003)
Let R be a model of an o-minimal theory T. We define the "T-levels" of R and explore their connection to tame substructures of R , subject to a few easily satisfied assumptions. This leads to results about the ...

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• (1973)

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• (1998)
This study fits into the current shift in the anthropological study of music that emphasizes not only the importance of understanding music as reflecting broad cultural themes but also the benefit of using musical analysis ...

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• (1993)
In this dissertation, it is shown how efficient natural language parsing with constraint-based grammars can be achieved. In so doing, a variant of the LR-parsing algorithm is developed that deals with grammars using ...

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• (1995)
Thomas McGrath (1916-1990) is the kind of literary figure scholars interested in canon revision dream of finding: an arguably major twentieth-century American poet whose work has gone almost unnoticed by academics, and one ...

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• (2012-02-06)
The aim of this dissertation is to examine the unique importance of tactile perception in Western Modernism, focusing on three individuals and an artistic group, namely, D. H. Lawrence, Walter Benjamin, Maurice Merleau-Ponty, ...

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• (1976)

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• (2011-05-25)
In many parts of the world, immigration typically involves families emigrating from one country to another. However, transnational marriage, in which one spouse immigrates to the other spouse's county, has recently increased ...

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• (2013-05-24)
In this dissertation, I develop a line of thought that Berkeley had only started to develop in his published works and in his personal Notebooks. This line of thought concerns the role played by Spirit, or active volitional ...

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• (2006)
Findings indicate that the majority of participants suffered major blows to their self-confidence, particularly in relation to work, as a result of the discrimination and harassment they experienced. The vast majority of ...

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• (1997)
The goal of this thesis was to learn if there are host factors encoded by Salmonella typhimurium that phage P22 requires for completion of its life cycle, especially at the step where phage DNA is translocated across the ...

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• (1989)
The writers of the supernatural tales present in their stories nonrational events that can be set in either the primary or the secondary world or an ambiguous region in between, such as dreamland. Whether the reader accepts ...

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• (1999)
This study takes a practice-oriented perspective to investigate the laboratory as a community of practice, focusing upon the "activity" of interaction as the overall unit of analysis. Ethnographic materials (involving ...

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• (2014-01-16)
Humans’ ability to understand speech is remarkable in that, despite large amounts of inter-talker variability due to factors such as pitch, speech rate, and accents, we are usually able to understand what is being said ...

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• (2007)
For the millions of women in the United States who experience a fertility problem (i.e., trouble getting pregnant or carrying a baby to term), discussing their infertility with others is a significant issue that can influence ...

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• (2014-09-16)
When audiences talk back, either by responding or retorting, the line between performers and audience members blurs, bringing into relief the relationship between spectatorship and agency. The dramas of W. B. Yeats, W. H. ...

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• (2011-08-25)
This dissertation utilizes a sociocultural linguistic approach that combines sociolinguistic, discourse analytic and ethnographic methods in order to examine how black public figures use African American English (AAE) to ...

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• (2014-01-16)
The Tambora Project reconstructs on a global scale the most destructive episode of abrupt climate change in the modern historical record. The volcanic sulfate veil produced by the Tambora eruption in the period 1815-18 ...

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