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Among women of color in the United States, infection with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is rising. Most of the research on this topic, however, has focused on individual-level risk factors, which do not fully explain racial or ethnic differences in infection rates. This article uses structural violence as a conceptual framework to examine(More)
According to the mission statement on the home page, CivicInfo BC is 'a web-based resource the main goal of which is to facilitate information sharing and collaboration among people who work, or have an interest in the British Columbia local government sector. Rob MacDonald, Marcia Peterson, and Alan Rosenthal conducted a Contextual Inquiry of the CivicInfo(More)
  • Marsha Weissman, Alan Rosenthal, Esq, Patricia Warth, Esq Co, Elaine Wolf +4 others
  • 2013
instrumental in identifying individuals whose stories put a human face to the issues addressed in this paper. helped in the proofreading of the report and Karen Jones provided production assistance. We also wish to convey our appreciation to the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers and particularly Barmak Nassirian,(More)
The activity pattern of intertidal crabs is influenced by factors that usually change rhythmically following tidal and/or diel cycles, and is often associated with the use of refuges. The movement activity of the burrowing crab Neohelice granulata was compared among three populations from SW Atlantic coastal areas where they face different tidal regimes,(More)
Governor George Pataki signed into law an important change affecting sentencing in New York. Penal Law § 1.05(6) has been amended to add a new goal, " the promotion of their (convicted person's) successful and productive reentry and reintegration into society... " (Chapter 98 of the Laws of 2006), to the four traditional sentencing goals of deterrence,(More)
A Call to Reason There is likely no criminal behavior that breeds as much condemnation and fear as sex offending. There are tragic examples of young victims of sex offenders in New York State and across the country that have raised our concerns, and prompted calls for increased surveillance, control and incapacitation. It is responsible public policy to(More)
The seminar focuses upon an analysis of the factors pertaining to the viability of state governments through an examination of intergovernmental relations; the interdependent roles of the Governor, State Legislature, and courts in policy-making and implementation; the interaction of political parties and interest groups with formal institutions and(More)
The goal of the Computer-Supported Intentional Learning Environments (CSILE) Project at OISE is to build (a) an instructional theory driven by cognitive science research into collaborative learning processes and expert knowledge organization and (b) a collaborative educational hypermedia system. The design of the system is based on the theory, and in turn(More)
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