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An Ecological Perspective on Rural, Low-Income Mothers' Health
Article on an ecological perspective on rural, low-income mothers' health.
The Changing Use of Health Care Services by Unmarried Older Women, 1969 to 1975: Final Report to the NRTA-AARP Andrus Foundation
Final report to the National Retired Teachers Association (NRTA)- American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Andrus Foundation. This reports on a research study of the changing use of health care services by unmarried older women from 1969 to 1975.
The Changing Use of Health Care Services Among Unmarried Older Women: 1969 - 1975
Research report proposal presented to the Andrus Foundation on the changing use of health care services among unmarried older women from 1969 to 1975.
Influencing Self-Reported Health Among Rural Low-Income Women Through Health Care and Social Service Utilization: A Structural Equation Model
Article discussing a structural equation model and influencing self-reported health among rural low-income women through health care and social service utilization.
Pediatric Emergency Departments: "Safety-Net" Providers for Vulnerable Children
Article on pediatric emergency departments and "safety-net" providers for vulnerable children.
Ethnic Differences in the Use of Health Care Services Among Older Texans
Article on ethnic differences in the use of health care services among older Texans.
The Effects of Reaganomics on Health and Nutrition of the Minority Elderly
Paper on the effects of Reaganomics on health and nutrition of the minority elderly.
Older Adults' Use of Health Maintenance Organizations
Article on older adults' use of health maintenance organizations.
The Need for an Indigent Healthcare Clinic in Irving, Texas
Report for the Irving City Council Community Development Advisory Committee. This report discusses the need for an indigent healthcare clinic in Irving, Texas.
The Changing Use of Health Care Services among a Sample of Unmarried Older Women: 1969 to 1979
Article on the changing use of health care services among unmarried older women from 1969 to 1979.
Community-oriented policing in a multicultural milieu: the case of loitering and disorderly conduct in East Arlington, Texas
Article on community-oriented policing in a multicultural milieu and the case of loitering and disorderly conduct in East Arlington.
The Status of Women and Girls in Dallas County: A Review of the Academic Literature
Report for the Dallas Women's Foundation on a comprehensive assessment from 2000 to 2002 of the status of women and girls in Dallas County, including sections on economics, health, families, and adolescent girls.
Use of Health Care Services by Older Adults in the United States, Great Britain and Canada
Book chapter on the use of health care services by older adults in the United States, Great Britain, and Canada.
Use of tranquilizers and sleeping pills among older Texans
Article on the use of tranquilizers and sleeping pills among older Texans.
Criminal Victimization and Fear of Crime Among the Elderly in the United States: A Critique of the Empirical Research Literature
Article on criminal victimization and fear of crime among the elderly in the United States and a critique of the empirical research literature.
Teaching Nursing Homes: The Case for Long-Term Care Administration
Article on teaching nursing homes and the case for long-term care administration.
The Cosmic Dance of Obama-Raja on Newsweek
Article discussing an image that appears on the front cover of Newsweek magazine depicting President Barack Obama.
Use of Tranquilizers and Sleeping Pills Among Older Texans
Article on the use of tranquilizers and sleeping pills among older Texans.
Utilization of Hospital Services by the Older Adult: A look at today's trends, and projections for tomorrow
Article on the utilization of hospital services by older adults and a look at today's trends and projections for tomorrow.
In the Interest of Community Health: Building Relationships between Metropolitan Universities and Academic Health Centers
Article on the importance of partnerships between metropolitan universities and academic health centers for addressing community health issues.
Down deep in the holler: chasing seeds and stories in southern Appalachia
This article is the third in a series "Recollections, Reflections, and Revelations: Ethnobiologists and their First Time in the Field" and is a personal reflection by the researcher on his experience and involvement in kinship and friendship networks while conducting agrobiodiversity research in southern Appalachia, USA.
Violence Against Women: Strategies for Rural Areas
Article on violence against women and strategies for rural health.
Community/University Collaboration in Health Care Planning: A Case Study
Article discussing a case study on community and university collaboration in health care planning.
Care and Health
Encyclopedia article in the 'International Encyclopedia of Economic Sociology' discussing health care, globalization and health, and the effect of the economy on the structure of the health care system.
Nothing to fear? Neural systems supporting avoidance behavior in healthy youths
Article discussing neural systems supporting avoidance behavior in healthy youths. The author's investigation examined brain activation patterns to threatening cues that prompted avoidance in healthy youths.
Community-oriented policing in a multicultural milieu: The case of loitering and disorderly conduct in East Arlington, Texas
Article on community-oriented policing in a multicultural milieu and the case of loitering and disorderly conduct in East Arlington, Texas.
Drug and Alcohol Use Among the Middle-Aged and Aged: Final Report to the Hogg Foundation
Final report on a research study on the use of psychoactive prescription and nonprescription medicines and alcohol use among middle-aged and older adults.
Health Care Services Utilization Among Older Adults: FInal Report
Final report on a research study examining the use of physicians, hospitals, and dentists among the noninstitutionalized population 65 years of age and older in the United States to determine what social, economic, and health factors were most predictive of the use of those services.
Multivariate Analysis of Health Care Services Utilization Among Older Texans
Article discussing a multivariate analysis of health care services utilization among older Texans.
Electoral Decentralization in Ghana: What do Ghana's Local Governments Really Need for Economic Development?
Paper accompanying a presentation for the 2015 University of North Texas (UNT) Student and Faculty Research Symposium on African Studies. This paper discusses electoral decentralization in Ghana and what Ghana's local governments really need for economic development.
Futuro sin Pobreza: Future without Poverty
Presentation for the 2015 University of North Texas (UNT) Student and Faculty Research Symposium on African Studies. This presentation discusses the initiatives and groups working to reduce global poverty.
Africa: Sustainability, Poverty, Education
Presentation for the 2015 University of North Texas (UNT) Student and Faculty Research Symposium on African Studies. This presentation discusses sustainability, poverty, and education in Africa.
Age Strata Differences in Utilization of Health Care Services among Adults in the United States
Article on age strata differences in utilization of health care services among adults in the United States.
Increased physical activity, physician recommendation, and senior center participation
This article employs the Andersen Behavioral Model to explore increased physical activity and participation in three types of senior center activities: physical fitness, dance/aerobic classes, and chair exercises.
Not so bad: avoidance and aversive discounting modulate threat appraisal in anterior cingulate and medial prefrontal cortex
This article describes an investigation in which 30 healthy adults underwent functional neuroimaging while completing an avoidance task in which responses to an Avoidable CS+ threat prevented delivery of an aversive stimulus, but not to an Unavoidable CS+ threat.
Generalization of socially transmitted and instructed avoidance
This article compares two pathways to avoidance--instructions and social observation--on subsequent generalization of avoidance behavior, fear expectancy and physiological arousal.
Assessment of the Need for Relief Services by Rural Texas Family Physicians
Article on an assessment of the need for relief services by rural Texas family physicians.
The Transfer of Work Experiences into Family Life: An Introductory Study of Workers in Self-Managed Work Teams
Article on the transfer of work experiences into family life and an introductory study of workers in self-managed work teams.
Older Canadian with Developmental Disabilities Access to Health Care and Social Services
This book chapter discusses older Canadians with developmental disabilities access to health care and social services.
Consequences of Empowered CNA Teams in Nursing Home Settings: A Longitudinal Assessment
Article on a longitudinal assessment and the consequences of empowered CAN teams in nursing home settings.
Adverse Childhood Experiences, Commitment Offense, and Race/Ethnicity: Are the Effects Crime-, Race-, and Ethnicity-Specific?
This article uses epidemiological tables of odds (both unadjusted and adjusted for onset, total adjudications, and total out of home placements) on a sample of 2520 male confined juvenile delinquents, to evaluate the significance of the number of adverse childhood experiences on commitment for homicide, sexual assault, and serious persons/property offending.
Older Poor Parents who Lost an Adult Child to AIDS in Togo, West Africa: A Qualitative Study
Article on a qualitative study exploring older poor parents who lost an adult child to AIDS in Togo, West Africa.
Disclosure of Children's Positive Serostatus to Family and Nonfamily Members: Informal Caregivers in Togo, West Africa
Article on the disclosure of children's positive serostatus to family and nonfamily members.
Village Characteristics and Health of Rural Chinese Older Adults: Examining the CHARLS Pilot Study of a Rich and Poor Province
Article on the village characteristics and health of rural Chinese older adults and an examination of the CHARLS pilot study of a rich and poor province.
Design of District Emergency Operations Centres, and the Case Study of Indian Oil Corporation Jaipur Depot Explosion
Article on the design of district emergency operations centres and a case study of Indian Oil Corporation Jaipur depot explosion.
Improving Student Success: Researching How Students Use Electronic Library Resources
This presentation presents a research study conducted at UNT. The UNT Libraries partnered with the Department of Anthropology at UNT to conduct ethnographic research of how UNT students use the electronic library services.
Improving Student Success: Researching How Students Use Electronic Library Resources
This presentation presents a research study conducted at UNT. The UNT Libraries partnered with the Department of Anthropology at UNT to conduct ethnographic research of how UNT students use the electronic library services.
The Hindu Method to Save the Planet
This paper discusses the Hindu religion and elements of ecology that relate to this religion. It describes some of the principles of Mahatma Gandhi and describes how these are important spiritually and ecologically.
Swadhyaya's Dharmic Ecology
Article discussing an essay by the author titled "Dharmic Ecology: Perspectives from the Swadhyaya Practitioners," discussing the Swadhyayis and their Vrksamandiras, or tree-temples, and dharmic ecology.
Ten Key Hindu Environmental Teachings
This article discusses diverse theologies in Hinduism and describes ten important Hindu teachings on the environment.