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The 2012 Republican Primaries

The 2012 Republican Primaries

Date: April 24, 2012
Creator: Eshbaugh-Soha, Matthew, 1972-
Description: This presentation is part of the faculty lecture series UNT Speaks Out on the 2012 Presidential Primaries. In this presentation, the author gives the audience an overview of the structure of the primaries, and provides a recap of past primaries. The author also speaks about the money, momentum, and media attention in the primaries.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
"Actus non facit reum, nisi mens sit rea": An investigation into the treatment of mens rea in the quest to hold individuals accountable for Genocide

"Actus non facit reum, nisi mens sit rea": An investigation into the treatment of mens rea in the quest to hold individuals accountable for Genocide

Date: March 30, 2006
Creator: Jung, Andrew M. & King, Kimi L.
Description: Presentation for the 2006 UNT Scholars Day discussing a research investigation into the treatment of mens rea in the quest to hold individuals accountable for genocide.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
The Arbitrary Nature of Capital Punishment in Texas

The Arbitrary Nature of Capital Punishment in Texas

Date: April 3, 2008
Creator: Samaniego-Kopsky, Rebekah & King, Kimi L.
Description: Presentation for the 2008 UNT Scholars Day discussing research on the arbitrary nature of capital punishment in Texas. This presentation shows statistics on the distribution of death row sentences by county, gender, and race.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
Death Row Days: Factors Affecting the Rate of Execution in the State of Texas

Death Row Days: Factors Affecting the Rate of Execution in the State of Texas

Date: April 14, 2011
Creator: Samaniego-Kopsky, Rebekah & King, Kimi L.
Description: This presentation discusses research on the factors affecting the rate of execution in the state of Texas. The author measures the amount of time an offender spends on Texas' death row to see if race continues to influence decision-makers after the verdict. The author considers the racial relationship between the offender and the victim, the nature of their relationship, why the offender's crime was eligible for the death penalty, and the victim's cause of death to determine what affects the rate of execution.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
Discussing the validity of a guest worker program in the United States

Discussing the validity of a guest worker program in the United States

Date: April 3, 2008
Creator: MacNeil, Melissa S. & Hartman, David W.
Description: This presentation discusses research on the validity of a guest worker program in the United States.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
The First World War: American Ideals and Wilsonian Idealism in Foreign Policy

The First World War: American Ideals and Wilsonian Idealism in Foreign Policy

Date: April 3, 2008
Creator: Durant, Karis & Campbell, Randolph B., 1940-
Description: This presentation discusses research on the first World War. The author's research focuses on the influences that shaped President Wilson's idealism and how he expanded his ideals in persuading the American public to go to war. The author's research offers an explanation and an assessment of Wilson's idealism, including its expansion and significance in U.S. foreign policy since 1917.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
For-Profit Versus Nonprofit Microfinance: How are the poor affected?

For-Profit Versus Nonprofit Microfinance: How are the poor affected?

Date: April 3, 2008
Creator: Weinberg, Brian R.; McPherson, Michael & Cox, Gloria C.
Description: This presentation discusses research on for-profit and nonprofit microfinance and how the poor are affected. Although there were several limitations such as time and funding, this research offers ideas of how each might overcome their inadequacies in the future to find a stronger balance between funding, satisfying the market demand for microfinance services, and effectively alleviating poverty.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
God and War: How Religious Identity Influences Senatorial Decision Making On Foreign Policy Issues: A Work In Progress

God and War: How Religious Identity Influences Senatorial Decision Making On Foreign Policy Issues: A Work In Progress

Date: April 2, 2009
Creator: Pascoe, Henry & Oldmixon, Elizabeth Anne
Description: This presentation discusses research on how religious identity influences Senatorial decision making on foreign policy issues. In this presentation, the authors look at studying religion and politics, the measurement of religiosity, religion in Congress and in foreign policy, and why religion matters in issues of war and peace.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
No Longer Collecting Dust: How ETD & Open Access Will Revolutionize the Academy

No Longer Collecting Dust: How ETD & Open Access Will Revolutionize the Academy

Date: February 2012
Creator: Meernik, James David
Description: This is the presentation for the closing remarks at the Texas Electronic Theses and Dissertations (TxETD) Annual Conference. It discusses how ETDs and open access will revolutionize the academy.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Palestinian Perspective on Peace with Israel

Palestinian Perspective on Peace with Israel

Date: March 30, 2006
Creator: Wright, Kelly & Sahliyeh, Emile F.
Description: This presentation discusses research on Palestinian perspectives on peace with Israel. The century-long struggle between the Israelis and Palestinians has been transformed within the last 20 years. Although a trend toward peace and accommodation has emerged, another competing religious trend made compromise more difficult between the two communities. This presentation explores research into the Palestinian perspective on peace and conflict with Israel.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
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