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The Structural and Functional Changes of Blood Vessels during Aging
(Brock University, 2011-02-28)
The vascular adventitia is recognized as a dynamic mediator of vascular structure and function, yet its role in aging is not understood. The purpose of this thesis was to examine the age-related changes of the vascular ...
Examining the inclusion experiences of students with intellectual disabilities : a study focusing on the transition from elementary to secondary school
(Brock University, 2009-03-09)
Transitioning from elementary to secondary school is a major event in adolescents' lives and can be associated with academic, social, and emotional challenges (Shaffer, 2005; Sirsch, 2003). Considerably less research ...
Disrupting heterosexual space? : the implementation of a campus Positive Space Campaign
(Brock University, 2005-07-14)
Drawing on a growing literature on the interconnection of queer theory, sexuality and space, this thesis critically assesses the development, implementation and impact of a campus-based Positive Space Campaign aimed at ...
Native women, theory and research : contexts and contestations
(Brock University, 2004-07-14)
In this thesis I outline a critical approach to interpreting the considerable academic literature on Aboriginal women in North America. I locate the scholarship concerning Native women within an understanding of three ...
A naturalistic observation of the play behaviour of children with autism spectrum disorders /
(Brock University, 2001-07-14)
Cognitive and social levels of play engaged in by four-to-eight-year-old children with autism spectrum disorders were examined in naturalistic classroom settings. In addition, play at home was compared with play at school ...
Parenting children with communication delays /
(Brock University, 2004-07-14)
Analysis of the feeding behaviour of the mosquito Culex pipiens L. (Diptera: Culicidae) in relation to West Nile virus
(Brock University, 2007-05-28)
The goal ofthis literature review is to inform the reader on several aspects of West Nile Virus (WNV) transmission by its mosquito vector, Culex pipiens and to elucidate how Cx. pipiens and WNV are intertwined. The first ...
The measured variation of the Debye-Waller factor of aluminum from 295K to 815K by using the energy dispersive x-ray diffraction technique
(Brock University, 1992-07-09)
The Energy Dispersive X-ray Diffraction System at Brock University has been used to measure the intensities of the diffraction lines of aluminum powder sample as a function of temperature. At first, intensity measurements ...
The electronic spectra and the determination of the excited state geometry of 3A" propynal /|nby Chhiu-Tsu Lin. -- 260 St. Catharines, Ont. : [s. n.],
(Brock University, 1971-07-09)
Impurity free eluission spectra of HCCCHO and DCCCHO have been rephotographed using the electronic-energy-exchange method with benzene as a carrier gas. The near ultraviolet spectra of ReeCHO and DCCCHO were photographed ...
Trilobites of the Upper Cambrian (Marjuman) Pika formation of the Southern Canadian Rocky Mountains
(Brock University, 1993-07-09)
The Upper Cambrian Pika Formation in the southern Canadian Rocky Mountains forms a complete lithologic Grand Cycle. The overall pattern of deposition is one of shallowing upwards from a subtidal, muddy, storm-influenced ...