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Family-School Relations as Social Capital: Chinese Parents in the United States
Guided by both Coleman and Bourdieu’s theories on social capital, I interviewed Chinese immigrant parents to understand their experiences in weaving social connections with the school and teachers toExpand
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Expressions of Gratitude in Children and Adolescents
Gratitude is a socially desirable virtue that is related to well-being at both personal and societal levels. The present study took a developmental perspective to examine changes with age in types ofExpand
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The Neoarchean ultramafic–mafic complex in the Yinshan Block, North China Craton: Magmatic monitor of development of Archean lithospheric mantle
Abstract Neoarchean ultramafic–mafic complexes are critical for characterizing the embryonic continental lithosphere and hence for arbitrating the extrapolation of plate tectonics into the ArcheanExpand
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What a Surprise: Initial Connection with Coworkers on Facebook and Expectancy Violations
We draw on Expectancy Violation Theory with data collected through MTurk survey (N=207) aiming at proposing a typology of Facebook contents that constitute expectation violations. Expand
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α-Fe2O3 multi-shelled hollow microspheres for lithium ion battery anodes with superior capacity and charge retention
Multi-shelled α-Fe2O3 hollow microspheres were synthesized using carbonaceous microsphere sacrificial templates and utilized for high capacity anode materials in lithium ion batteries (LIBs).Expand
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Engineering of multi-shelled SnO2 hollow microspheres for highly stable lithium-ion batteries
Uniform multi-shelled SnO2 hollow microspheres were synthesized through a sequential hard template method, and their electrochemical properties were investigated for their use as anodes forExpand
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Social Movement Organizational Collaboration: Networks of Learning and the Diffusion of Protest Tactics, 1960–19951
This article examines the diffusion of protest tactics among social movement organizations (SMOs) through their collaboration in protest groups. Using a longitudinal data set of SMO protest activityExpand
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A Short-Time Transition and Cost Saving Redundancy Scheme for Medium-Voltage Three-Phase Cascaded H-Bridge Electronic Power Transformer
Reliability is one of the major concerns when the electronic power transformer (EPT) is employed in the field, and redundancy is a common approach to improve the reliability. Expand
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Forest carbon sequestration in China and its benefits
Carbon sequestration is important in studying global carbon cycle and budget. Here, we used the National Forest Resource Inventory data for China collected from 2004 to 2008 and forest biomass andExpand
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Boundary-Spanning in Social Movements: Antecedents and Outcomes
Social movement scholarship has increasingly sought to understand the relational dynamics of internal movement activity, from investigating the factors that enable movement coalitions to analyzingExpand
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