Patricia Dillon

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'Words and images behave in different ways. A picture of a miniskirt performs a different function than the naming of it. Barthes suggest that words make the image " intelligible: [that] it is not the object but the name that creates desire (Barthes 1990) … Orality implies community. Not only do we dress up; we talk about it' [1] Abstract. The above(More)
The purpose of this study was multifaceted: to initiate an interdisciplinary collaborative relationship between nursing and medical students; to determine the usefulness of an interdisciplinary approach using simulations as an educational strategy; and to analyze students' perceptions of collaboration. A pre/posttest design was used to assess students'(More)
Do Bank Bailouts Work? The Effect of Reconstruction Finance Corporation Aid during the Crisis of 1933 Do bank bailouts work? Government aid initiatives implemented to stem the current crisis raise important questions about the role of monetary policy in preventing bank failures. The scale of this bailout program defies comparison with any other aid package(More)
CSIRO advises that the information contained in this publication comprises general statements based on scientific research. The reader is advised and needs to be aware that such information may be incomplete or unable to be used in any specific situation. No reliance or actions must therefore be made on that information without seeking prior expert(More)
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