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    • Race, Poverty, and Bail: An Annotated Bibliography 

      Nejdl, Clanitra Stewart (Northern Illinois University Law Review, 2018-07)
      On June 9, 2017, Illinois's Bail Reform Act of 2017 was signed into law by Governor Bruce Rauner. Among other important provisions, the Act creates a presumption that non-monetary release conditions will be granted for ...
    • Racial Differences in Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia Survival Rates 

      McNeely, Kevin P., 1997-- (Northern Illinois University, 2019-05-02)
      In this study, the survival rates of acute lymphocytic leukemia patients and how they differ based on demographic information, particularly race, were analyzed. Acute lymphocytic leukemia is a cancer of the blood and ...
    • Radiation from hot plasmas 

      Choudhury, Razia K. (Northern Illinois University, 1963)
      An attempt has been made to review the recent literature on cyclotron and bremsstrahlung radiation from hot plasmas. Expression for absorption and submission coefficients have been derived on the basis of Classical Theory. ...
    • Radiation simulations of the CMS detector 

      Stoddard, Graham J. (Northern Illinois University, 2015)
      This thesis presents results of recent radiation simulations for the Compact Muon Solenoid detector at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN performed using the Monte Carlo simulation package FLUKA. High statistics simulations ...
    • A radiorespirometric study of D-glucose dissimilation in Actinoplanes Philippinensis 

      Allen, Richard Glenn (Northern Illinois University, 1969)
      The pathways of glucose catabolism in Actlno- planes phlllpplnensls ATCC 11242 have been studied by the radiorespirometric technique. Earlier enzyme studies conducted by another author suggested the presence of several ...
    • Rainforest alteration near Manaus, Brazil : as measured by Landsat, 1973 to 1982 

      Wozniczka, James F. (Northern Illinois University, 1987)
      The purpose of this research was to examine the extent and nature of rainforest alteration near the city of Manaus, Brazil. This was accomplished through the digital analysis of Landsat imagery dated 1973 to 1982. Two ...
    • The raised arm figurines of predynastic Egypt : an analysis and interpretation 

      Hoglund, Karen Spradling (Northern Illinois University, 1983)
      The need for a comprehensive evaluation of the raised arm figurines of predynastic Egypt was recognized during the compilation of my corpus of reported predynastic figurines undertaken as a graduate research project. This ...
    • Raka 

      Van Wyk, Ilse-Mari (Northern Illinois University, 1986)
      RAKA is a composition for string orchestra, percussion and choir based on the drama "Raka" by the South African author N.P. van Wyk Louw. This work is a musical portrayal of the drama, depicting the gradual insurgence of ...
    • Rambo as Potted Plant: Local Rulemaking's Preemptive Strike Against Witness-Coaching During Depositions 

      Taylor, David H. (1995)
      Several federal district courts have enacted rules that seek to preempt attorneys from interfering with the discovery process through improper "witness-coaching" by prohibiting an attorney from engaging in off-the-record ...
    • Random Generation and VR Environments: Creating Personalized and Unique User Experiences 

      Miller, Noah J., 1997-- (Northern Illinois University, 2019-05-05)
      “Random Generation and VR Environments: Creating Unique and Personalized Experiences” is split into two components. The video showcases a live demonstration of the VR project, and an in-depth view of the integrated ...
    • RAPD mapping of the pea genome 

      Self, Kimberly Ann (Northern Illinois University, 1993)
      I have constructed a linkage map of the pea genome based upon classical and molecular-marker traits. Existing morphological, isozyme and RFLP (restriction fragment length polymorphism) markers were supplemented with a ...
    • The rapid development of the Qigong Movement in modern China 

      Shen, Zhiyong (Northern Illinois University, 1998)
      Qigong (Chinese yoga) has been practiced for thousands of years in China. But in the past five decades, it has developed into a conspicuous social movement that involves more than sixty-million practitioners. With its ...
    • Rapid Recovery of Damaged Ecosystems 

      Jones, Holly P.; Schmitz, O.J. (PloS, 2009)
      Background: Recent reports on the state of the global environment provide evidence that humankind is inflicting great damage to the very ecosystems that support human livelihoods. The reports further predict that ecosystems ...
    • Raster-mode generalization of land use/land cover maps 

      Rebert, Paula (Northern Illinois University, 1988)
      The purpose of the research presented in this thesis was to apply the parameters of a raster-mode algorithm for nominal-level areal generalization to scale reduction of the national land use/land cover digital data, and ...
    • Rate My Car (Website) 

      Chapman, Nick M., 1997-- (Northern Illinois University, 2018-10-13)
      In a day and age where social media is thriving, and more prominent than ever, it is quite surprising that there is no social website dedicated strictly for car enthusiast. A place where you can be surrounded by like minding ...
    • Rate of habituation and the response to novelty and discrepancy in four-month-old infants 

      Ritz, Elsbeth G. (Northern Illinois University, 1981)
      Previous investigators of infant visual attention have employed the habituation procedure to study the growing memory processes of the infant. Typically, researchers have manipulated the type of visual stimulus used to ...
    • A rating scale for evaluating quality of performance of creative movement 

      Cherian, Sosamma (Northern Illinois University, 1968)
      One of the many reasons for the slow acceptance of movement education In the sohool curriculum has been the lack of a method of evaluation. By its very nature, creative movement Is not as amenable to testing as many of the ...
    • A Rational Post-Booker Proposal for Reform of Federal Sentencing Enhancements for Prior Convictions 

      Mason, Caleb E.; Lesowitz, Scott M. (Northern Illinois University Law Review, 2011-04)
      In this article we propose a solution to one of the more vexing problems in current federal sentencing jurisprudence: classification of prior offenses for the purpose of applying sentencing enhancements in immigration ...
    • RC to Rπ Car Conversion 

      Myers, Nicole F., 1995-- (Northern Illinois University, 2017-05-02)
      A C++ program was developed on a Raspberry Pi 3 Model B in order to control the speed and steering of a radio controlled car so that it would autonomously drive within a lane. Images were captured by a Raspberry Pi Camera ...
    • A (re)conception of the city : commercialization, domestication, and resistance in New York City from Melville to McKay 

      Baltrum, James (Northern Illinois University, 2014)
      This dissertation characterizes the historical changes that shaped nineteenth and twentieth century New York City by examining how Herman Melville, Stephen Crane, Edith Wharton, John Dos Passos, and Claude McKay expressed ...