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Probing RNN Encoder-Decoder Generalization of Subregular Functions using Reduplication

Max Nelson, Hossep Dolatian, Jonathan Rawski & Brandon Prickett

Binding and Coreference in Vietnamese

Thuy Bui
This dissertation investigates the real-time comprehension and final interpretation of object pronouns in Vietnamese, a language in which reflexive and non-reflexive pronominal forms have overlapping meanings. It addresses the questions of whether and how Principle B is applied as a structural constraint to determine the appropriate antecedent for pronouns in the language. The central argument is that Vietnamese speakers rely on two distinct mechanisms to resolve anaphoric relations: Within a pronoun's local domain, even though...

Development of the Taxonomy of Policy Levers to Promote High Quality School-Based Counseling: An Initial Test of its Utility and Comprehensiveness

Oyaziwo Aluede, Barbara Brady, Yuan Ying Jin, Mohammad Mahboob Morshed & John C. Carey

Development of a Taxonomy of Policy Levers to Promote High Quality School-Based Counseling

Mohammad Mahboob Morshed & John C. Carey

Essays on American Options Pricing Under Levy Models with Stochastic Volatility and Jumps

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Y así les nació la conciencia. Las emociones políticas en Balún Canán de Rosario Castellanos y Abeng de Michelle Cliff

Pilar Osorio
In this dissertation, I track the political emotions present in Abeng by Jamaican Michelle Cliff and Balún Canán by Mexican Rosario Castellanos in order to identify the personal notions of justice held by each of the protagonists. Their personal definitions of justice are tangible in the protagonists' actions and the narrators' tone and decisions. In this research, I engage in a close reading analysis of the emotional legacies that each girl-protagonists accept or reject from...

PLACE ATTACHMENT AND HOUSING DISPLACEMENT AS MOTIVATIONS FOR CIVIC ENGAGEMENT: THE CASE OF ZEIS IN FORTALEZA, BRAZIL

Lara Furtado
One of the challenges in urban development is to promote civic engagement, especially in processes that involve vulnerable lower-income populations. Participation in civic life is often tied to subjective factors such as their experiences within a community; memories and care for place or even situations of trauma such as housing evictions. Thus, this dissertation identifies place-based emotional factors that motivate civic engagement in informal settlements. I observed the process of zoning regulation in the city...

MODULATING NANOPARTICLE-PROTEIN INTERACTIONS THROUGH COVALENT OR NONCOVALENT APPROACH FOR BIOMEDICAL APPLICATIONS

Jingjing Gao
Discoveries at the interface of chemistry, biology, and materials science have emerged as a powerful route to impact life science in this century. My research in the Thayumanavan group is focused on problems at this interface. A common theme of all the six projects is the use of modern synthetic organic chemistry to build interesting, novel macromolecules which are chemically rich, to study the molecular self-assembly behavior in solution and then translate to solve problems...

Developing alternative forage production strategies or enhanced environmental and economic resilience on New England dairy farms

Samantha Glaze-Corcoran

Testing the convergent retrieval learning theory of testing effects

William Hopper

Non-cationic Polymeric Materials for Therapeutic Delivery Applications

Ziwen Jiang

TRACKING A LONG DISTANCE IRON DEFICIENCY SIGNAL

Rakesh Kumar

Protein Behavior Directed by Heparin Charge and Chain Length

FUNCTIONAL PHOSPHORYLCHOLINE POLYMERS: PRODRUGS AND BIOMATERIALS

Types of corn suited to Massachusetts conditions

Adolescent perception of responsibility and its relationship to progress and response to psychotherapy.

Cynthia Dozier

Zone fractionation of polyethylene glycols

Model-Driven Analytics of Energy Meter Data in Smart Homes

CHARACTERIZATION OF Ca2+ INFLUX PATHWAY(S) DURING MOUSE OOCYTE MATURATION

Contrastive Topic: Meanings and Realizationsd

Streaming Algorithms Via Reductions

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