UNT Research, Volume 18, 2009

UNT Research, Volume 18, 2009

Date: 2009
Creator: University of North Texas
Description: UNT Research magazine includes articles and notes about research at University of North Texas in various academic fields.
Contributing Partner: University Relations, Communications & Marketing department for UNT
The North Texan, Volume 53, Number 2, Summer 2003

The North Texan, Volume 53, Number 2, Summer 2003

Date: Summer 2003
Creator: University of North Texas
Description: The North Texan magazine includes articles and notes about the University of North Texas students, faculty, and alumni activities.
Contributing Partner: University Relations, Communications & Marketing department for UNT
Reawakening the Dreamtime

Reawakening the Dreamtime

Date: Autumn 1990
Creator: Hood, Robert L.
Description: Thesis written by a student in the UNT Honors College discussing textual interpretation, linguistics, and philosophy.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
Language as a Barrier to Access to Healthcare among Vietnamese Immigrants

Language as a Barrier to Access to Healthcare among Vietnamese Immigrants

Date: Summer 2007
Creator: Kamrudin, Afshan
Description: Thesis written by a student in the UNT Honors College discussing the challenges of being a non-English speaking Vietnamese person in an urban Texas county in regards to health care.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
[Review] A Grammar of Mongsen Ao

[Review] A Grammar of Mongsen Ao

Date: 2010
Creator: Chelliah, Shobhana L.
Description: This book review discusses 'A Grammar of Mongsen Ao' by Alec R. Coupe. Ao is one of the approximately 20 indigenous languages of Nagaland spoken in around fifty villages in northwestern area of the state. This book reviews discusses each of the eleven chapters in the book.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Black Means??? An Interdisciplinary Analysis of Martin Heidegger's Theory on Language

Black Means??? An Interdisciplinary Analysis of Martin Heidegger's Theory on Language

Date: April 14, 2011
Creator: Guyden, Lateesha; Glazebrook, Patricia & Davenport, Beverly
Description: This presentation discusses research on the philosophical connotations of words. Philosophy of language allows us to examine how language has been used to shape, establish and solidify cultures. As we use the tools offered us by philosophers who have studied language, we will be able to explore the language that accompanied the creation of racial categories and the role that it has played in American society.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
English As A Second Language In A Global Study

English As A Second Language In A Global Study

Date: April 19, 2012
Creator: Lehman, Sarah & Wasson, Christina
Description: This presentation discusses a research study on English as a second language (ESL). The purpose of this study is to compare how ESL is taught and to examine the effects of English acquisition on a receptor's opinion and attitude of English learning and application.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
Language as a Barrier to Access to Healthcare among Vietnamese Immigrants in Tarrant County

Language as a Barrier to Access to Healthcare among Vietnamese Immigrants in Tarrant County

Date: March 29, 2007
Creator: Kamrudin, Afshan & Eve, Susan Brown
Description: This presentation discusses a research study on language barriers and their effect on healthcare among Vietnamese immigrants in Tarrant County. The purpose of the study is to examine the disparity in access to healthcare between Vietnamese patients who speak English and those who do not, and to examine and compare predictors of use of healthcare services among Vietnamese patients who speak English and those who do not. Access to healthcare is defined in this study as the use of preventive and primary care. The findings from this study may have implications for larger subgroups of the Asian population.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
Digital Preservation of Newspapers: Findings of the Chronicles in Preservation Project

Digital Preservation of Newspapers: Findings of the Chronicles in Preservation Project

Date: October 2012
Creator: Skinner, Katherine; Schultz, Matt; Halbert, Martin & Phillips, Mark Edward
Description: In this paper, the authors describe research led by Educopia Institute regarding the preservation needs for digitized and born-digital newspapers. The 'Chronicles in Preservation' project, builds upon previous efforts (e.g. the U.S. National Digital Newspaper Program) to look more broadly at the needs of digital newspapers in all of their diverse and challenging forms. This paper conveys the findings of the first research phase, including substantive survey results regarding digital newspaper curation practices.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Teaching French Verbal Aspect through Concept-Based Instruction

Teaching French Verbal Aspect through Concept-Based Instruction

Date: March 28, 2012
Creator: Williams, Lawrence
Description: This poster describes a pilot study on teaching French verbal aspect through concept-based instruction. This poster outlines and describes the background and context of a verbal aspect, the tasks and assessments for the study, student learning outcomes, the theoretical framework, and the results of the study.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
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