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Cuban Women in Music: a Case Study of Ernestina Lecuona
(University of Missouri -- Kansas City, 2019)
Cuba, with only a short history as an independent nation, was under Spain’s control for over five hundred years. As an exporter of sugar and agricultural products, Spain brought to the island African slave laborers, ...
Write my way out : the power of words against erasure in Junot Díaz’s The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao and Julia Alvarez’s How the García Girls Lost Their Accents.
(University of Missouri, College of Arts and Sciences, 2019)
Since the days of the conquistadors, erasure has been an inherent facet of Dominican identities. Similarly, the pressures of immigrants to blend into United States culture and stifle their “otherness” only added to the ...
Three Essays on China's Political Economy, Environmental Policy, and Green Job Guarantee
, and environmental sustainability. In 2019, increasing China’s fiscal deficit by 1.58% of GDP would have financed a complete Job Guarantee to eliminate China’s 24.27 million urban unemployment and elevate the country’s GDP growth rate to the 9.23% and 10.65% range....
Transcending the technical : an examination of spirituality in choral music making for selected public
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2019)
-reflection, journaling, sharing personal stories, engaging in ice-breakers and team building activities, mindfulness exercises, in personal interactions, and through the use of inspirational quotes. When asked to define spirituality in the context of choral music, each...
Missouri alumnus, volume 007, number 04 (1919 February)
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 1919)
Missouri alumnus, volume 065, number 04 (1977 March-April)
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 1977)
"Loving all People Regardless of Race, Creed, or Color": James L. Delk and the Lost History of Pentecostal Interracialism
(University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2017)
Many historians of Pentecostalism have observed that following the initial potential for interracial religion among early Pentecostals following the Azusa Street Revival in 1906, most white Pentecostals progressively ...
Missouri alumnus, volume 071, number 04 (1983 May-June)
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 1983)
The evolution of complex calls In meadow Katydids
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2018)
Meadow Katydids (genera Orchelimum and Conocephalus) are a specious group often are found in habitats with several species within the group living in sympatry. They produce complex calls with two distinct phrases, "buzzing" ...
Missouri libraries, 1915-1935
(University of Missouri, 1936)
Evaluation and development of first order fire effects mortality model predictions for eastern hardwood forests
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2018)
The First Order Fire Effects Model (FOFEM) is a useful tool for predicting fire-induced mortality in western coniferous forests. However, it lacks robust models for eastern hardwood species. Managers in the eastern United ...
Missouri alumnus, volume 037, number 09 (1949 May)
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 1949)
Schedule of courses : winter (second) semester 1971
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 1971)
The effects of experiences with constructivist instruction on attitudes toward democracy among Thai college students
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2010)
practices might be an effective indirect way to learn and value democracy. The hypothesis was confirmed by the structural-equation-modeling analysis result, indicating that Thai students' prior experiences with constructivist instruction were positively...
A new approach to the classification of Gaelic song
"A good deal of water has flowed under the bridge since James Ross published “A Classification of Gaelic Folk-Song” in 1957.1 Ross’s study was typical of a time when scholars favored a clinical and taxonomical approach to ...
The kinetics of non-catalyzed supercritical water reforming of ethanol
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2008)
Agriculturally produced ethanol, a renewable resource, may be reformed noncatalytically into hydrogen by a novel process utilizing supercritical water, which acts synergistically both as a solvent and as a reactant. By ...
Missouri alumnus, volume 061, number 01 (1972 September-October): News from the divisions
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 1972)
Citrus World, Inc. 1980 - 2015 : an examination of adaptation in a long-enduring U.S. agricultural marketing cooperative
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2016)
of interests and democratic processes are present, is not well understood. Adapting an Analytic Narrative approach, this thesis presents a detailed narrative of the practice of adaptation to endogenous and exogenous forces by the leaders of Citrus World, Inc...
Missouri alumnus, volume 009, number 05 (1921 January)
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 1921)