• Budgeting charity: a historical perspective on the Kansas Orphans' Home 

    Chmidling, Catherine, 1972- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2008)
    Orphanages are relatively new, unusual creations in human history. They have existed in significant numbers for less than 200 years, and though now largely defunct in Western societies, the concept was adopted by modern ...
  • Patterns of local mobility in an Iban community of West Kalimantan, Indonesia 

    Patterson, Katherine-Anne V. (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2008)
    This study examines the concept of mobility in relation to small-scale, subsistence-oriented societies, in which groups and individuals create complex resource networks in order to satisfy physical and social needs. Mobility ...