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1. Young's Integral Inequality with Upper and Lower Bounds Young’s Integral Inequality with Upper and Lower Bounds Young’s inequality; Monotone functions; Pochhammer lower factorial; Difference equations; Time scales Young’s integral inequality is reformulated with upper and lower bounds for the remainder. The new inequalities improve Young’s integral inequality on all time scales, such that the case where equality...

2. This is No New Story: Why The Hunger Games Deserves a Place in the High School Classroom This is No New Story: Why The Hunger Games Deserves a Place in the High School Classroom Young Adult Literature; Adaptation Units; Scapegoat; The Hunger Games Young adult novels such as The Hunger Games are currently being excluded from classrooms based on their perceived inappropriateness and lack of literary merit compared to the traditional canon. However,...

3. The Shavian Woman: Equal, Better or Wildly Bewildering? Boss Epifania Dominates Shaw and his Philosophy The Shavian Woman: Equal, Better or Wildly Bewildering? Boss Epifania Dominates Shaw and his Philosophy G.B. Shaw; Feminism; the New Woman Explaining, “the law is equal before all of us; but we are not all equal before the law” (175), George Bernard Shaw draws up an image of humanity divided into two vastly unequal groups: (1) born bosses—“a...

4. The Erotic Law: Language of Desire in Psalm 119 The Erotic Law: Language of Desire in Psalm 119 Psalm 119; Hebrew; Desire; Language analysis Ironically, Psalm 119, a 176 verse alphabetic acrostic often referred to as the ‘Great Psalm’ by ancient authors, is regularly neglected and considered an inferior psalm by most modern researchers....

5. The Convergence of Adaptation and Allegory: The Ramayana and the Kashmir Conflict in Salman Rushdie's The Convergence of Adaptation and Allegory: The Ramayana and the Kashmir Conflict in Salman Rushdie’s Shalimar the Clown Adaptation Theory; The Ramayana; Shalimar the Clown; Salman Rushdie; Kashmir Conflict; Geopolitical Allegory; Resistance; India Salman Rushdie’s Shalimar the Clown has widely been described as a geopolitical allegory, yet scholars have failed to recognize Rushdie’s convergence of this allegory with an adaptation of the Ramayana....

6. Sulfa Drug Degradation by Ferrate(VI): Application of a green oxidizing agent in the removal of pharmaceuticals Sulfa Drug Degradation by Ferrate(VI): Application of a green oxidizing agent in the removal of pharmaceuticals from the environment Sulfa Drug Degradation Using Ferrate(VI) Throughout the years, development in the antibacterial sulfa drugs have resulted in both increased efficiency and increased stability. However, this has resulted in increasing environmental contamination...

7. Sulfa drug degradation by ferrate(VI): application of a green oxidizing agent in the removal of pharmaceuticals Sulfa drug degradation by ferrate(VI): application of a green oxidizing agent in the removal of pharmaceuticals from the environment Sulfa drug degradation using ferrate(VI) Throughout the years, development in the antibacterial sulfa drugs have resulted in both increased efficiency and increased stability. However, this has resulted in increasing environmental contamination...

8. Reversing Roles: Examining the Paradox of Peace through Violence in Khaled Hosseini's The Kite Runner Reversing Roles: Examining the Paradox of Peace through Violence in Khaled Hosseini’s The Kite Runner Kite Runner; Violence; Peace; Catharsis; Hegel A New York Times bestseller, Khaled Hosseini’s The Kite Runner offers readers a compelling portrait of modern-day Afghanistan, both in its time of peace and in its present violent state. The physical...

9. Resisting the Official, Re-empowering the Vernacular: Cultural Amnesia and Conflicting Landscapes in Resisting the Official, Re-empowering the Vernacular: Cultural Amnesia and Conflicting Landscapes in the Works of Mahasweta Devi and Winona LaDuke Postcolonial Ecocriticism; Indigenous People; Social Justice; Environmental Justice; Cultural Amnesia; Vernacular Landscape; Last Standing Woman; Imaginary Maps; White Earth; Activism; Resistance By showing how globalization and neocolonialism are damaging not only indigenous people, but the environment as well, the literature and activist writings of Mahasweta Devi and Winona LaDuke bring social...

10. Recovering Vision: C.S. Lewis and Augustine on Pride and Humility Recovering Vision: C.S. Lewis and Augustine on Pride and Humility C.S. Lewis; St. Augustine of Hippo; Pride; Humility; Narnia This paper analyzes the central theme of pride and humility in each of C.S. Lewis’s seven books in The Chronicles of Narnia, which is a key emphasis that has been neglected by scholars. Comparing Lewis’s...

11. Process Theology as a Framework for an Interfaith Response to the Ecological Crisis Process Theology as a Framework for an Interfaith Response to the Ecological Crisis Process Theology; Interfaith Dialogue; Environmental Ethics In a twenty-first century world characterized by globalization in nearly every facet of life, two issues of deep theological importance have recently emerged: increased environmental degradation and the...

12. Pattern Avoidance in Ternary Trees Pattern Avoidance in Ternary Trees Mathematics; Combinatorics; Graph theory; Trees This paper considers the enumeration of ternary trees (i.e. rooted trees in which each vertex has 0 or 3 children) avoiding a contiguous ternary tree pattern. We begin by finding the recurrence relations...

13. Paleontologist Experience at Hell Creek Formation in Eastern Montana Paleontologist Experience at Hell Creek Formation in Eastern Montana Paleontology; Observational Field Research This is a learning study on the topics of geology and paleontology in Late Cretaceous Hell Creek formation. This is an area were many Cretaceous dinosaur species and ancient fauna have been preserved from...

14. Observation of Conflict Interactions in Friendships and Romantic Relationships Observation of Conflict Interactions in Friendships and Romantic Relationships Conflict; Relational Health; Naïve Coding This study attempted to look at the ways in which friendships and romantic relationships differ, and are similar, in the ways in which they experience conflict. The study looked at undergraduate individuals...

15. Misplaced Fear Through Merleau-Ponty Misplaced Fear Through Merleau-Ponty Merleau-Ponty; Panic Disorder; Fear; Feminine Embodiment Demographically speaking, females make up a majority of panic disorder sufferers. The content of this paper works to not only unpack the experience of what I call ‘misplaced fear’, but also why women...

16. Effects of the Soil Microbial Community on Seedling Performance in Native Prairie Plants Effects of the Soil Microbial Community on Seedling Performance in Native Prairie Plants Growth and Seedling Performance by Soil Types The extent to which native prairie plant species depend on the soil microbial community for their growth and survival is not well understood. We conducted two greenhouse experiments in which we compared...

17. Ecology and Phenology of Flowering Rush in the Detroit Lakes Chain, Minnesota Ecology and Phenology of Flowering Rush in the Detroit Lakes Chain, Minnesota Butomus Umbellatus; Schoenoplectus Acutus; Invasive Macrophyte; Phenology; Carbohydrate Analysis Flowering rush, Butomus umbellatus, has been an increasing problem in the Detroit Lakes chain of lakes for more than 45 years. Flowering rush dominates ecosystems by crowding out native species including...

18. Discrete Approximations of Differential Equations via Tigonometric Interpolation Discrete Approximations of Differential Equations via Tigonometric Interpolation Differential Equations; Interpolation; Approximations; Matrix Representations; Interpolation To approximate solutions of linear differential equation, we project, via trigonometric interpolation, its solution space onto a finite-dimensional space of trigonometric polynomials and construct a matrix...

19. Determination of Calcium Concentration in Various Water Samples Using ICP-AES Determination of Calcium Concentration in Various Water Samples Using ICP-AES Water; ICP-AES; Calcium Various water samples were collected and then analyzed for calcium concentration using ICP-AES. Samples from the Red River had significantly higher concentrations of calcium than those from Long Lake,...

20. Contextualizing the Sonorous Silence of a New Frontier: Internet Technology, Globalization and Female Contextualizing the Sonorous Silence of a New Frontier: Internet Technology, Globalization and Female Revolutionaries in Iran Technology; Globalization; Revolution; Women’s Movements in Iran Developments in Internet technology over the last decade have revolutionized the ways in which citizens engage in political activity around the world. The communication potential provided by various Internet...
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