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    • The Economic Performance of For-Profit and Not-for-Profit Hospitals 

      Wilcox-Gök, Virginia (Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2002)
      This research examines whether for-profit status or system membership is significantly related to the financial performance of hospitals. Panel data containing 573 observations of Florida hospitals for 1984 through 1987 ...
    • Edifying Tones: Using Music to Teach Asian History and Culture 

      Atkins, E. Taylor, 1967-- (Education About Asia, 2003)
      Discusses the ways that music and musical aesthetics can be used to illustrate cultural characteristics and philosophies in Asian history curriculum.
    • Editor's Introduction: Cultural Theory's Contributions to Political Science 

      Swedlow, Brendon (Cambridge University Press, 2011-10)
      Many political scientists first learned of anthropologist Mary Douglas's cultural theory (CT) through Aaron Wildavsky's APSA presidential address (Wildavsky 1987), in which he sought to explain the value of this theoretical ...
    • The Effects of Parents' Psychiatric Disorders on Children's High School Dropout 

      Wilcox-Gök, Virginia; Farahati, Farah; Marcotte, Dave E. (Elsevier, 2003-04)
      Mental illness is known to impose substantial direct costs on the ill. In this paper, we examine an indirect cost of mental illness. We investigate the effect of parents’ mental illnesses on the schooling of their children. ...
    • Effects of Urban Sprawl on the Vulnerability to a Significant Tornado Impact in Northeastern Illinois 

      Ashley, Walker S.; Hall, Soren G. (American Society of Civil Engineers, 2008-11)
      A sprawling U.S. population continues to spread into the fringes of urban development placing both populations and property in areas that were once largely unoccupied. Population tallies, housing unit totals, and housing ...
    • An Efficiency Wage - Imperfect Information Model of the Aggregate Supply Curve 

      Campbell, Carl M., III (Munich Personal RePEc Archive, 2009-05)
      This study derives a reduced-form equation for the aggregate supply curve from a model in which firms pay efficiency wages and workers have imperfect information about average wages at other firms. If specific assumptions ...
    • An Efficiency Wage Approach to Reconciling the Wage Curve and the Phillips Curve 

      Campbell, Carl M., III (Elsevier, 2008-12)
      This study develops an efficiency wage model that generates a wage curve at the regional level and a Phillips curve at the national level, under the assumption that workers' efficiency depends on both regional and aggregate ...
    • Efforts to improve predictions of urban winter heating anomalies using various climate indices 

      Changnon, David; Thompson, Jeff; April, Tony; Schmidt, Eric; Falout, Mike (Royal Meteorological Society, 2002)
      Meteorologists who work in the energy commodities market continue to investigate ways to enhance predictions of seasonal temperature anomalies using oceanic/atmospheric indices. This study examines the relationship of ...
    • Elementary School Girls and Heteronormativity: The Girl Project. 

      Myers, Kristin; Raymond, Laura (SAGE, 2010)
      This article examines preadolescent girls in a group setting as they coconstructed heteronormativity. The authors contend that heteronormativity is not the product of a coming-of-age transformation but instead an everyday ...
    • `Emergent Structure' in the Abu Ghraib Political Cartoons of Emad Hajjaj in a News Context, or, What do the Images of Abu Ghraib `Want from Us'? 

      Najjar, Orayb (Common Ground Publishing LLC, 2011)
      The torture scandal of Abu Ghraib prison was exposed in 2004 when 60 Minutes introduced the story by placing on its web site the photo of a hooded prisoner on a box. That particular image, chosen by many cartoonists and ...
    • Encuentros, Summer 1997 

      Villanueva, Margaret A.; Gonzales, Michael J. (Center for Latino and Latin American Studies, Northern Illinois University, 1997)
    • Encuentros, Summer 1998 

      Cabrera, Daniel; Gonzales, Michael J. (Center for Latino and Latin American Studies, Northern Illinois University, 1998)
    • Encuentros, Summer 1999 

      Creamer, Winifred; Lemaitre, Monique J.; Gonzales, Michael J.; Rutz, Meryl; Sheahan, Terry; Ramp, Diana (Center for Latino and Latin American Studies, Northern Illinois University, 1999)
    • Encuentros, Summer 2000 

      Hanley, Anne; Gonzales, Michael J.; Sheahan, Terry; Ramp, Diana (Center for Latino and Latin American Studies, Northern Illinois University, 2000)
    • Encuentros, Summer 2001 

      Creamer, Winifred; Gonzales, Michael J.; Jaeger, Francis; Solares-Larrave, Francisco; Sheahan, Terry; LeMaitre, Monique J. (Center for Latino and Latin American Studies, Northern Illinois University, 2001)
    • Encuentros, Summer 2002 

      Lemaitre, Monique J.; Gonzales, Michael J.; Leal-Bautista, Rosa M.; Lenczewski, Melissa; Blanco-Trimble, Lucretia; Ciallella, Louise (Center for Latino and Latin American Studies, Northern Illinois University, 2002)
    • Encuentros, Summer 2003 

      Hanley, Anne; Blanco-Trimble, Lucrecia; Chun, Teresa; Velazquez-Oliman, Guadalupe; Irizarry, Lesley; Alexander, John R.; Gonzales, Michael J. (Center for Latino and Latin American Studies, Northern Illinois University, 2003)
    • Encuentros, Summer 2004 

      Merino, Eloy E.; Gonzales, Michael J.; Lamaitre, Monique; Alexander, John R. (Center for Latino and Latin American Studies, Northern Illinois University, 2004)
    • Encuentros, Summer 2005 

      Hanley, Anne; Piatti-Crocker, Adriana M.; Gonzales, Michael J.; Alexander, John R. (Center for Latino and Latin American Studies, Northern Illinois University, 2005)
    • Encuentros, Summer 2006 

      Kowalski, Jeff; Ridinger, Robert B.; Alexander, John R.; Gonzales, Michael J. (Center for Latino and Latin American Studies, Northern Illinois University, 2006)