• Imitation, emulation and the transmission of culture 

    Trickey, Mark (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2012)
    This study explored the startling tendency for children to prefer imitation over emulation in various goal-oriented learning situations where emulation might be a more efficient means to reach goals. Young children between ...
  • Spanish flu in St. Louis, Missouri : a demographic analysis 

    Coffey, Whitney Brooke (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2013)
    It is well known that the Spanish Flu pandemic of 1918 was disastrous worldwide and many large-scale studies have shown interesting and unusual demographic trends related to the pandemic. By analyzing the impact of the ...