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  • E-Resource Statistics: What to do when you have no money 

    Walker, Mary (Electronic Resources & Libraries Conference, 2009-02-10)
    Tracking statistics and cost-per-use is more important than ever as budgets continue to shrink. ERMS (Electronic Resource Management Systems) are great but what if you can’t afford one? Using spreadsheets to track ...
  • E.M. Forster: “Only connect” 

    Teachout, Jeffrey Frank (2007-05)
    E.M. Forster's fiction, conservative in form, is in the English tradition of the novel of manners. He explores the emotional and sensual deficiencies of the English middle class, developing his themes by means of irony, ...
  • Ear canal pressure variations versus negative middle ear pressure: comparison using distortion product otoacoustic emission measurement in humans 

    Sun, Xiao-Ming (Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2012)
    Objective: For more than a century, positive and/or negative ear canal air pressure (ECP) has often been employed to simulate negative middle ear pressure (MEP) in exploring the latter's effect on hearing sensitivity and ...
  • Early childhood education: It's long-term impact on social competence 

    Swett, Megan L. (Wichita State University, 2009-12)
    A majority of support for early childhood interventions comes from the strong evidence of the positive impact of rigorous evaluations of three comprehensive programs: the Abecedarian project, High Scope Perry Preschool, ...
  • Early developmental screening in high-risk communities: Implications for research and child welfare policy 

    Heffernan, Kristin; Viggiani, Pamela (Wichita State University, School of Social Work, 5/28/2015)
    This article reviews current efforts to train child welfare workers in trauma informed practices and argues that trauma informed care adaptation and training must transcend case workers and supervisors in order for true ...
  • Early developmental screening in high-risk communities: Implications for research and child welfare policy 

    Beam, Maria; Kaiser, Angela; Paré, Elizbeth; Schellenbach, Cynthia; Murphy, Margaret (Wichita State University, School of Social Work, 5/28/2015)
    Early detection of developmental delays in children living in high-risk communities enables effective intervention and promotes positive outcomes. Until now, the mechanisms by which these risks and benefits arise and ...
  • Early entry program 

    Pendse, Ravi; Johnson, Everett L. (1994-03)
  • Earnings inequality among women: does marriage matter? 

    Thapa, Sabina (Wichita State University, 2012-05)
    This study aims to investigate the effect of marriage on women’s earnings. Using Current Population Survey (CPS) 2010 data, three sets of hypotheses are tested to address the effect of individual level factors, structure ...
  • The earrings: the poem as prediction 

    Goldbarth, Albert (The Academy of American Poets, 2006)
  • Earth 

    Okafor, Chinyere Grace (Kraft Books Limited, 1996)
  • An easy case of sorting by reversals 

    Tran, N. (Mary Ann Liebert, 1998)
    We show that a special case of sorting by reversals can be performed in polynomial time, namely, when the number of breakpoints is twice the distance.
  • Eating behaviors and attitudes 

    Jacobelli, Jillian (Wichita State University, 2010-04-23)
    An exploratory study at a Midwestern university examined the relationships between disordered eating behaviors and attitudes and psychological flexibility, experiential avoidance, perceptions of social pressure, and personal ...
  • Ecological perspectives of Latino/Hispanic families in a rural school community 

    Callis, Larry D.; Grant, Natalie S.; Siemens, Douglas T.; Stout, Lance D. (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2010-04-23)
    Immigration waves from Mexico, Central and Latin America have changed demographic landscapes and in some communities, native Spanish speaking people are the majority. In schools across the U.S., growing numbers of students ...
  • Ecological perspectives of Latino/Hispanic families in a rural school community 

    Grant, Natalie S.; Callis, Larry D.; Siemens, Douglas T.; Stout, Lance D.; Bennett, Jo (2010-03-25)
    Immigration waves from Mexico, Central and Latin America have changed demographic landscapes and in some communities, native Spanish speaking people are the majority. In schools across the U.S., growing numbers of students ...
  • Economic analysis of electric energy storage 

    Poonpun, Piyasak (2006-05)
    This thesis presents a cost analysis of grid-connected electric energy storage. Various battery energy storage technologies are considered in the analysis. Life-cycle cost analysis is used. The results are presented in ...
  • Economic applications for energy storage 

    Hardy, Trevor David (Wichita State University, 2014-07)
    There are several specific applications that offer potential ways in which energy storage may be able to produce revenue and/or provide savings for system operators. The most obvious is simple energy arbitrage where low-cost ...
  • Economics of grandparents raising grandchildren after the 2008 recession-analyzing ACS datasets for the years 2007 and 2011 

    Stephens, Shari J. (Wichita State University, 2014-05)
    The current cross sectional quantitative study examined the structural and historical trends of social and economic effects on grandparents who raised grandchildren before and after the Great Recession of 2008. The study ...
  • Economics of quality improvement in manufacturing processes based on attributes 

    Weheba, Gamal S.; Tola, Akale M.; Masud, Abu S.M. (2008)
    Traditional models of the cost of quality combine prevention and appraisal expenses and consider their coupled effect on failure costs. This approach conceals the real economic value of continuous process improvement and ...
  • The economy of respect in a North Indian village 

    Lapoint, Elwyn C.; Joshi, P.C. (Lambda Alpha Anthropology Honor Society at Wichita State University, 1986)
    The economy of respect involves symbolic interaction signifying deference or esteem. The paper examines the patterning of these symbolic exchanges in a north Indian village. It describes the criteria by which ...
  • Edgar Allan Poe and the politics of perception 

    Miller, Leanne R. (2007-05)
    Many Edgar Allan Poe biographers reference his stories in terms of when they were published and their success; however, they have not drawn a connection between how his life and his work parallel each other. Some critics ...