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    • Technology acceptance, social support, and life satisfaction among American Indian elders 

      Jun, Jung Sim; Lee, Kyoung Hag; Roh, Soonhee; Galambos, Colleen M. (Oxford University Press, 2015-11)
      Previous studies examined factors influencing an increase of good health and quality of life among American Indian Elders (AIEs). However, there is a lack of research regarding the role of technology utilization on the ...
    • Toward on-device weight monitoring from selfie face images using smartphones 

      Siddiqui, Hera; Rattani, Ajita; Cure, Laila; Woods, Nikki Keene; Lewis, Rhonda K.; Twomey, Janet; Smith-Campbell, Betty; Hill, Twyla (Springer, 2022-02-24)
      Obesity is a serious health problem that is on the rise at the global level. Recent studies suggest that BMI can be inferred from facial images using deep learning-based convolutional neural networks (CNNs) for obesity ...
    • Users' responses to assistive devices for physical disability 

      Brooks, Nancy A. (Pergamon, 1991)
      A mailed survey of scientists and engineers with disabilities was conducted to investigate how assistive devices for disability utilized in various social settings were perceived by persons with disabilities who also ...
    • Waiting for Bobos: displacement and impeded gentrification in a midwestern city 

      Billingham, Chase M. (Wiley, 2017-06)
      The degree to which lower-income residents are displaced by the process of gentrification has been the subject of considerable debate. Displacement is generally framed as a possible, and potentially remediable, outcome of ...
    • Within-district racial segregation and the elusiveness of white student return to urban public schools 

      Billingham, Chase M. (SAGE Publications, 2019-02)
      Recent research has determined that racial segregation within school districts has decreased, on average, over the past two decades, even as segregation between school districts has persisted. Although case studies have ...
    • Women and disability: The double handicap 

      Deegan, Mary Jo; Brooks, Nancy A. (Taylor & Francis, 2018)
      The special needs of women with disabilities have been disregarded in a wide variety of vital areas. Issues pertain to women as wives and mothers. Studies of the effects on female sexuality of such conditions as renal ...