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  • Guthrie, Hunter J.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of AnthropologyArts and ScienceDepartment of Anthropology, 2017)
    This thesis examines the cumulative effects of climate change, neoliberal reform, resource extraction, and global quinoa demand and their implications for the livelihoods of villagers in the southern altiplano community ...
  • Kovalchuk, Anna; Mychasiuk, Richelle; Muhammad, Arif; Hossain, Shakhawat; Ilnytskyy, Slava; Ghose, Abhijit; Kirby, Charles; Ghasroddashti3, Esmaeel; Kovalchuk, Olga; Kolb, Bryan (Impact JournalsArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological SciencesDepartment of NeuroscienceUniversity of LethbridgeAlberta Health ServicesUniversity of CalgaryAlberta Epigenetics NetworkCanadian Institute for Advanced Research, 2016)
    Radiation therapy can not only produce effects on targeted organs, but can also influence shielded bystander organs, such as the brain in targeted liver irradiation. The brain is sensitive to radiation exposure, and ...
  • MacLachlan, Ian (Arts and ScienceDepartment of GeographyUniversity of Lethbridge, 2016-06-13)
    Rapid urbanization in China is embedded in a modernization process with profound implications for every aspect of its social development. Rising real incomes in urban areas have triggered a sea change in Chinese meat ...
  • Hierath, Sharon A.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of EducationEducation, 2016)
    It is not uncommon to search for one’s ancestral roots, to explore the history of those who came before us. By engaging in this process, we also gain insight into our own identity, our shared histories, and our life ...
  • Malacrida, Claudia; Shields, Rachel; Dale, Georgia (University of LethbridgeArts and ScienceDepartment of SociologyUniversity of Lethbridge, 2011)
    This training kit has evolved through several meetings, discussions, and workshops. It is compiled based upon several key documents including the CURA Living Archive on Eugenics (LAE) main protocol, interim workshop ...
  • Simoongwe, Favour; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2010Education, 2010)
    Low achievement, low attendance, and high dropout levels characterize immigrant student populations in cosmopolitan Canadian schools. This thesis identifies the lack of understanding in the community in urban multicultural ...
  • Albright-Tolman, Jami I.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Department of SociologyArts and ScienceDepartment of Sociology, 2019)
    Despite this study occurring in the early years of the 21st century, women continue to face barriers to working in androcentric work environments. In the corrections environment, these barriers are further complicated by ...
  • Fuller, Merle E; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2003Education, 2003)
    Early in my career, I observed a problem in the police subculture: that there was a lack of information and understanding about the attitudinal and behavioral changes new police officers experience when they join a police ...
  • Pearson, Ingrid Pearson; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 1995Education, 1995)
    This thesis represents an interpretive exploration into the experiences of First Nations' children who were receiving special education services and who had a history of receiving special education services. My purpose ...
  • Rashid, Ruksana; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Health Sciences (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Health Sciences, 2011Health Sciences, 2011)
    The purpose of this study was to explore the experiences and life-stories of recent Canadian immigrant women and their resilience in every day life. A qualitative methodology involving repeated in-depth person-centered ...
  • Beaton, Deborah; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2003Education, 2003)
    Critical Incident Stress has the potential to affect emergency services personnel to the degree that it can change the way the responder acts and reacts in all facets of his or her life, including the job and his or her ...
  • Schwindel, C. Daniela; Ali, Karim; McNaughton, Bruce L.; Tatsuno, Masami (Society for NeuroscienceArts and ScienceDepartment of NeuroscienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2014)
    Characterization of synaptic connectivity is essential to understanding neural circuit dynamics. For extracellularly recorded spike trains, indirect evidence for connectivity can be inferred from short-latency peaks in the ...
  • Alexander, Trevor W.; Yanke, L. Jay; Reuter, Tim; Topp, Ed; Read, Ronald R.; Selinger, L. Brent; McAllister, Tim A. (Biomed Central LtdArts and ScienceDepartment of Biological SciencesUniversity of VermontLethbridge Research CentreAgriculture and Agri-Food Research Centre (Ont.)University of CalgaryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2011)
    Background: Environmental transmission of antimicrobial-resistant bacteria and resistance gene determinants originating from livestock is affected by their persistence in agricultural-related matrices. This study investigated ...
  • Dunn, Brandie M; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Kinesiology, 2009Faculty of Arts and ScienceKinesiology, 2009)
    The main objective of this work is to address the growing concern of balance loss and falls in the aging population. The initial aspect looks at balance control in a dynamic environment. Observation of age and gender ...
  • Ridwan, Iffatur (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Mathematics and Computer SciencesArts and ScienceDepartment of Mathematics and Computer Science, 2017)
    We present a looming object detection method for event-based cameras. Event-based cameras detect events asynchronously which eliminates the unnecessary computation required for the conventional frame-based cameras. There ...
  • Ivan, Victorita E.; Banks, Parker J.; Goodfellow, Kris; Gruber, Aaron J. (Frontiers MediaArts and ScienceDepartment of NeuroscienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2018)
    The propensity of animals to shift choices immediately after unexpectedly poor reinforcement outcomes is a pervasive strategy across species and tasks. We report here on the memory supporting such lose-shift responding in ...
  • Veenendaal, Jill; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2008Arts and ScienceDepartment of Sociology, 2008)
    This thesis discusses the issues that are prioritized in policy documents, and the concerns which appear in newspaper stories, concerning housing issues in Calgary, Alberta. It holds that certain, ‘voices’ are accounted ...
  • Qandeel; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : Universtiy of Lethbridge, Department of NeuroscienceArts and ScienceDepartment of Neuroscience, 2018)
    I investigated a potential relationship between motor memory and acetylcholine activity during early sleep characterized by slow-wave electroencephalographic activity and reduced cholinergic tone. I tested the hypothesis ...
  • Odeloye, Odedeji; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Health Sciences (Lethbridge, Alta. : Universtiy of Lethbridge, Faculty of Health SciencesHealth Sciences, 2018)
    Gambling poses a public health threat due to the harmful effects on individuals, family, and the community at large. Although most of the consequences experienced by problem gamblers are well documented, less is known about ...
  • Okeke, Blessing Eberechukwu; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 2013Arts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 2013)
    Modelling a chemical or biochemical system involves the use of differential equations which often include both fast and slow time scales. After the decay of transients, the behaviour of these differential equations usually ...