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One of the most intractable problems associated with studying representation in the U.S. House of Representatives involves the measurement of district-level constituency opinion. In measuring constituency opinion in House districts, scholars have relied on a number of alternative approaches, including the use of demographic variables, small-sample estimates(More)
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A cademic journals play a key role in the dissemination of scholarly knowledge in the social sciences. Hence, publication in journals is critical evidence of scholarly performance for both individuals and the departments that they populate. While in the best of worlds each scholar's performance would be evaluated based on a close reading of his0her(More)
Gallium nitrate lowers the serum calcium in patients with hypercalcemia caused by malignancy and is available for clinical use. The mechanism for the hypocalcemic action is unknown, however. The present studies were undertaken to determine the effects of gallium on bone metabolism. Normal male rats were implanted subcutaneously with mineralized allogeneic(More)
Deinstitutionalization following the introduction of antipsychotic medications in 1954 has received much attention as a major narrative in psychiatry. Little attention has been given, however, to deinstitutionalization before 1954. Using United States census data on discharge and readmission rates of US mental hospitals from 1935 to 1964, this article(More)
Introduction The purpose of this course is to introduce graduate students to the theory, method, and practice of regression analysis and its many variants. Regression analysis is the principle method of empirical inquiry in the social sciences. It is a powerful tool for testing models of political and social phenomena and making inferences about the(More)
The effects of fluoride at concentrations of 2.0 and 4.5 mM in drinking water on growth rate, vitamin D, water and mineral metabolism, bone histomorphometry, and osteoinduction of demineralized allogenic bone matrix (DABM) were compared in the rat. Whereas fluoride did not influence fluid intake or growth rate at the lower concentration, it increased fluid(More)
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