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 Department: Philosophy and Religion Studies
 Decade: 2010-2019
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Avoiding the Resource Curse: Challenges of the Policy Process in a Nascent-Oil-Producing Country in West Africa

Avoiding the Resource Curse: Challenges of the Policy Process in a Nascent-Oil-Producing Country in West Africa

Date: April 11, 2015
Creator: Akon-Yamga, Gordon
Description: Presentation for the 2015 University of North Texas (UNT) Student and Faculty Research Symposium on African Studies. This presentation discusses avoiding the resource curse and challenges of the policy process in a nascent-oil-producing country in West Africa.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Building a Chilean Network for Long-Term Socio-Ecological Research: Advances, perspectives and relevance

Building a Chilean Network for Long-Term Socio-Ecological Research: Advances, perspectives and relevance

Date: 2010
Creator: Anderson, Christopher B.; Rozzi, Ricardo, 1960-; Armesto, Juan J., 1953- & Gutiérrez, Julio R., 1953-
Description: Article discussing research on building a Chilean network for long-term socio-ecological research.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Construyendo una Red Chilena para Estudios Socioecológicos a Largo Plazo: Avances, enfoques y relevancia

Construyendo una Red Chilena para Estudios Socioecológicos a Largo Plazo: Avances, enfoques y relevancia

Date: 2010
Creator: Anderson, Christopher B.; Rozzi, Ricardo, 1960-; Armesto, Juan J., 1953- & Gutiérrez, Julio R., 1953-
Description: This article discusses building a Chilean network for long-term socio-ecological research.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Biocultural conservation in Cape Horn: the Magellanic woodpecker as a charismatic species

Biocultural conservation in Cape Horn: the Magellanic woodpecker as a charismatic species

Date: March 11, 2010
Creator: Arango, Ximena; Rozzi, Ricardo, 1960-; Massardo, Francisca & Ibarra, J. Tomás
Description: This book chapter discusses a research project to promote biocultural conservation in Cape Horn, Chile. In an effort to achieve the goal of transdisciplinary integration, the authors used the strategy of identifying a charismatic species, since doing so serves to motivate people towards biodiversity conservation, to communicate ecological concepts, and to integrate both the ecological and social dimensions of sustainability.
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Bryophyte-Cyanobacteria Associations during Primary Succession in Recently Deglaciated Areas of Tierra del Fuego (Chile)

Bryophyte-Cyanobacteria Associations during Primary Succession in Recently Deglaciated Areas of Tierra del Fuego (Chile)

Date: May 12, 2014
Creator: Arróniz-Crespo, María; Pérez-Ortega, Sergio; De Los Ríos, Asunción; Green, T. G. Allan; Ochoa-Hueso, Raúl; Casermeiro, Miguel Ángel et al.
Description: Article on bryophyte-cyanobacteria associations during primary succession in recently deglaciated areas of Tierra del Fuego (Chile).
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Accountability versus Autonomy? Toward a More Responsible Practice of Science

Accountability versus Autonomy? Toward a More Responsible Practice of Science

Date: February 2013
Creator: Barr, Kelli R.
Description: This paper was awarded a Nicholas and Anna Ricco Ethics Award for 2013. In this paper, the author discusses issues related to accountability versus autonomy and suggestions toward a more responsible practice of science.
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Re-engineering Ethics: Pushing Philosophy Outside of its Comfort Zone at the APPE Annual Meeting

Re-engineering Ethics: Pushing Philosophy Outside of its Comfort Zone at the APPE Annual Meeting

Date: March 27, 2013
Creator: Barr, Kelli R. & Lu, Wenlong
Description: This article discusses ethics and pushing philosophy outside of its comfort zone at the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics (APPE) annual meeting.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Many Eyes on Nature: Diverse Perspectives in the Cape Horn Biosphere Reserve and their Relevance for Conservation

Many Eyes on Nature: Diverse Perspectives in the Cape Horn Biosphere Reserve and their Relevance for Conservation

Date: 2010
Creator: Berghöfer, Uta; Rozzi, Ricardo, 1960- & Jax, Kurt, 1958-
Description: Article discussing research on diverse perspectives in the Cape Horn Biosphere Reserve in Chile and their relevance for conservation.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Dear Facebook

Dear Facebook

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Date: 2010
Creator: Briggle, Adam
Description: This book chapter is written in the form of a break-up letter from the author to the social networking website, Facebook. It discusses social networking, technological changes, urbanization, globalization, media technology, and philosophical ideas about society.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Not in My Back Yard!

Not in My Back Yard!

Date: February 8, 2012
Creator: Briggle, Adam
Description: This presentation is part of the faculty lecture series UNT Speaks Out on Gas Well Drilling Redux. This presentation discusses the 'not in my back yard' (NIMBY) attitude - opposition by residents to a proposal for new development that is close to their homes - and focus on whether is it principled or hypocritical to simultaneously oppose the development while benefiting economically from it.
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