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Books on the border land : a Mennonite woman's memoir of reading and remembering the sacred
(Brock University, 2010-10-26)
This arts-based thesis, written from my perspective as a Manitoba Mennonite woman and English Language Arts educator, is a memoir of books and reading. As a voracious reader, I am dismayed by the general perception of ...
Properties and algorithms of the (n, k)-star graphs
(Brock University, 2009-01-28)
The (n, k)-star interconnection network was proposed in 1995 as an attractive alternative to the n-star topology in parallel computation. The (n, k )-star has significant advantages over the n-star which itself was ...
The Princeps Optimus : towards a new reading of Velleius Paterculus' history
(Brock University, 2009-02-16)
Abstract This thesis works towards a new reading ofVelleius Paterculus' survey of Roman history, published in AD 29 or 30. Modem scholarship has tended to condemn Velleius as historian and stylist. Though opinions have ...
Transcendental phenomenology : a response to psychologism
(Brock University, 1978-07-09)
The issue of truth in the thought of Martin Heidegger
(Brock University, 1983-07-09)
Strategies for economic development in the Commonwealth Caribbean: a comparative study of the foreign economic policy strategies adopted by the Manley government in Jamaica and the Williams government in Trinidad and Tobago
(Brock University, 1987-07-09)
This thesis compares the foreign economic poUcy dimension of the development strategies adopted by the governments of two Commonwealth caribbean countries: The Hardey government In Jamaica, and the· Williams government ...
Paragenetic history of the Ordovician Trenton Group carbonates, Southwestern Ontario
(Brock University, 1991-07-09)
Geochemical examination of the rock matrix and cements from core material extracted from four oil wells within southwestern Ontario suggest various stages of diagenetic alteration and preservation of the Trenton Group ...
The osmoadaptive response of the wine yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae K1-V1116 during icewine fermentation
(Brock University, 2008-05-28)
The adapted metabolic response of commercial wine yeast under prolonged exposure to concentrated solutes present in Icewine juice is not fully understood. Presently, there is no information regarding the transcriptomic ...
Association between adolescent leisure, peer social capital and academic performance among Canadian youth
(Brock University, 2010-10-27)
Previous research shows discrepant findings between youth leisure programming (before and after school programs, structured summer program, day camp, overnight camp), academic performance and other youth developmental ...
Scales, networks and uncertainty : an examination of environmental policy-making in Ontario
(Brock University, 2009-02-16)
Through a case-study analysis of Ontario's ethanol policy, this thesis addresses a number of themes that are consequential to policy and policy-making: spatiality, democracy and uncertainty. First, I address the 'spatial ...