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    • The Garden of the Forking Worlds: Borges and Quantum Mechanics 

      Rojo, Alberto G. (Oakland University, 2005-10-01)
      How the writing of Jorge Luis Borges relates to quantum mechanics.
    • Genetic Algorithms 

      Zohdy, Mohamed A. (Oakland University, 2002-10-01)
      Genetic algorithms and their recent variants that add more features such as viability (survival) and fertility (reproduction), are powerful global random search computational tools with a variety of potential applications ...
    • Genetic Mapping: Implications for Organizational Behavior 

      Markel, Karen S.; Barclay, Lizabeth A. (Oakland University, 2005-10-01)
      Genetic testing has many advantages, but is also open to abuse.
    • The Global Warming Debate: Notes from the Dismal Science 

      Folland, Sherman T. (Oakland University, 2007-10-01)
      ...this column directs its main attention to explaining the surprising and consequential arguments among environmental economists, all of whom assume as premise the existence of global warming and that humans contribute ...
    • Gold Code Series - Artist's Statement 

      Whitehead, Vagner (Oakland University, 2013-01-01)
      Artistic work combining the representation of three communication modes: American Sign language, Morse, and braille; called the gold code series.
    • The Governor and the Economy 

      Murphy, Kevin J. (Oakland University, 2007-01-01)
      The role of Michigan's governor in the state's economy.
    • Haiku for The Modern Academic 

      Folland, Sherman T. (Oakland University, 2005-10-01)
      Poetry
    • Hair of the Dog 

      Oakley, Barbara A. (Oakland University, 2002-04-01)
      In the 1970s through the 1980s, a group of American fishermen and businessmen teamed up with the Soviets to form one of the only joint Soviet-American companies in the world Marine Resources Company. In this Joint Venture, ...
    • He Dressed the Part 

      Horning, Alice (Oakland University, 2009-01-01)
      He dressed the part of the consummate English professor, but more than that, he lived the part and taught me most of what I know that really matters about what makes great teaching, what is important for students and how ...
    • Headnote to Strike Blog 

      Cole, Natalie B. (Oakland University, 2010-01-01)
      Professor Brian A. Connery’s Strike Blog brings to the fore issues about the role of the blogosphere in academia. Which, if any, blogs are appropriate for a university publication that seeks to benefit Oakland University ...
    • Headnote to The “N” Word Essays 

      Pfeiffer, Kathleen (Oakland University, 2010-01-01)
      This past semester, my “African-American Literature” class included an unusually thoughtful and articulate group of students, and led to class discussions that were particularly sensitive and insightful, especially around ...
    • Hello Sociology 

      Shepherd, Gary (Oakland University, 2009-01-01)
      The story of all success is typically sprinkled with good fortune—being in the right place at the right time or knowing the right people who can help. But prior to being in that right place and time, there has been a ...
    • Here Comes the Sun 

      Shepherd, Gordon (Oakland University, 2009-10-01)
      Recollections of memorials of the Kent State University shootings and the Students for a Democratic Society.
    • Historical and Cultural Preservation of Resources In Oakland County 

      Stamps, Richard B. (Oakland University, 2000-04-01)
      The Oakland County Historical and Cultural Resources Inventory Map displays the key archaeological, architectural and historical sites that can be found in Oakland County, Michigan.
    • The Historical Jewish Ghettos of Venice 

      Cardillo, Duncan (Oakland University, 2002-10-01)
      The purpose of this paper is to examine the Jewish Ghetto within the Venetian urban context, to detail its sociological and economic aspects, and, in so doing, establish the historical and cultural significance of its built ...
    • Holocaust Aesthetics: Four Films 

      Piskulich, Pat (Oakland University, 2011-10-01)
      ...the means and ends associated with preserving memory, particularly in the case of the Holocaust, are quite controversial.
    • Honors College Living/Learning Communities: The Developmental Differences of On-campus and Off-campus Honors College Freshmen 

      McIntyre, Lauren (Oakland University, 2008-01-01)
      Past research has demonstrated differences between resident and commuter university first year students in their cognitive development and personality. Twenty-nine Honors College commuter and resident first year students ...
    • Hope 

      Light, Pamela (Oakland University, 2003-10-01)
      Poetry
    • A Hot Summer in the Galilee 

      Matthews, Don (Oakland University, 2007-01-01)
      ...the Israeli-Hezbollah confrontation of the past summer illustrates some of the profound shifts in power and developments in political identity that have taken place in the Middle East over the course of a century.
    • How Does a Gangster Regime End? The Uprising in Syria 

      Matthews, Don (Oakland University, 2012-10-01)
      An essay comparing the power structure in Syria to the depiction of gangsters in popular Mafia-themed films.