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The antecedent and consequence of two forms of social capital
Social capital is defined as the sum of potential and actual resources inherent to and derived from the structure of a firm’s relationships (e.g., Nahapiet and Ghoshal, 1998). As the subject of scholarly inquiry for years, ...
Comparison of elementary education and music education majors’ efficacy beliefs in teaching music
(Texas Tech University, 2008-08)
The purpose of this study was to compare elementary education and music education majors’ perceived efficacy beliefs in teaching music to determine what factor(s) contribute to these beliefs and to examine possible changes ...
Determinants of digestive efficiency during reproduction in a highly vagile colonial bat
Digestive efficiency, a component of digestion, is important to extracting nutrients and energy from food sources. Digestive efficiency is potentially shaped by many factors including gut microbiome, dietary compositions, ...
Essays on Return and Risk in the U.S. Real Estate Investment Trust Market
Real estate investment trusts (REITs) is a useful way to channel and structure the capital flow to the real estate market. Historical statistics indicate that the market capitalization of the REITs industry amounted to ...
Investigation of Hwind simulation wind speeds and a methodology for simulating distributions of extreme winds in hurricane environments
The wind speeds simulated by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s HWIND hurricane simulation model are compared to data gathered by Texas Tech University’s Hurricane Research Team. The errors associated ...