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    • 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.
    • How to Get the Oakland Journal 

      (Oakland University, 2005-01-01)
    • How to Tawk Noo Yawk 

      Byrne, Bill (Oakland University, 2009-10-01)
      Humorous reflections on regional accents in the United States.
    • How to Teach Keeps Changing 

      Cronn, Dagmar (Oakland University, 2008-10-01)
      Since teaching must start from where a student starts, we must change the way we teach to make it possible for the majority (I strive for all) of our students to learn what we intend to teach.
    • I Am Not My Hair 

      Turner, Feliece (Oakland University, 2015-01-01)
      People in society often base their identity on the way they look, modeling themselves after images seen in the media. Constructed through cultural ideals, image as identity has be­ come the basis for determining societal ...
    • the Image of Satan in the 1688 edition of John Milton’s Paradise Lost 

      Knirk, Allyson (Oakland University, 2013-01-01)
      The fourth edition of John Milton’s Paradise Lost, published in 1688 by Jacob Tonson, was the first to be illustrated. Tonson’s edition contained twelve illustrations, one for each book of the epic poem. eight of these ...
    • The Impact of Genomics on the Future of Health Care 

      Williams, Lynne (Oakland University, 2005-10-01)
      There is no question that the practice of medicine in the post-Human Genome Project (or “Genomic Health Care”) will be significantly different from the current practice of medicine....The real challenge facing the health ...
    • The Impact of Short Message Services on Writing 

      Gabrion, Laura (Oakland University, 2016-01-01)
      How texting is changing college students writing skills.
    • Imported Instructions, or, “The Almighty Switch” 

      Byrne, Bill (Oakland University, 2005-10-01)
      Unintentional humor in product manuals created in countries other than the USA
    • In between Where It Started and I Began 

      Butwin, Carla (Oakland University, 2009-01-01)
      Poetry
    • In Duchamp’s Shadow: Dadaist in the City of Machines 

      Cohassey, John (2012-01-01)
      I set out to find a link between the Scarab Club signature and his coming to Detroit in 1961. We may never know why Duchamp—who never spoke fondly of history, especially its art movements and “isms” and rejected all facets ...
    • In Memoriam: Distinguished Professor and Professor Emerita of English, Gertrude White, 1915–2009 

      Appleton, Sheldon; Burdick, Dolores; Eberwein, Jane Donahue; McGowan, Robert; Steere, Millie; Wright, Warren Keith; Rosen, Joan; Murphy, Brian; Hampton, Nigel; Hoyle, Jim; McCloskey, Linda; Drummond, James H.; Sandy, Marjorie; Felden, Vikki Appleton (Oakland University, 2010-01-01)
      The Oakland University Community mourned the passing of Gertrude White, Professor Emerita of English, in 2009. The Oakland Journal is grateful to Distinguished Professor Jane Eberwein, Professor Emeritus Brian Murphy, ...
    • In Memorian: Robert G. Hoopes 

      Murphy, Brian (Oakland University, 2009-01-01)
      Memorial tribute to Robert G. Hoopes, long time faculty member of the Department of English at Oakland University.