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Towards Scalable Geospatial Remote Sensing For Efficient Osm Labeling, Rui Zhang, Marcus Freitag, Conrad Albrecht, Wei Zhang, Siyuan Lu 2019 Data Intensive Physical Analytics, TJ Watson Research Center, IBM Researc

Towards Scalable Geospatial Remote Sensing For Efficient Osm Labeling, Rui Zhang, Marcus Freitag, Conrad Albrecht, Wei Zhang, Siyuan Lu

Levente Juhasz

No abstract provided.


A Novel Application Of Models Of Species Abundance To Better Understand Openstreetmap Community Structure And Interactions, Peter Mooney 2019 Department of Computer Science, Maynooth University

A Novel Application Of Models Of Species Abundance To Better Understand Openstreetmap Community Structure And Interactions, Peter Mooney

Levente Juhasz

No abstract provided.


Analyzing The Spatio-Temporal Patterns And Impacts Of Large-Scale Data Production Events In Openstreetmap, A. Yair Grinberger, Moritz Schott, Martin Raifer, Rafael Troilo, Alexander Zipf 2019 Department of Geography, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Analyzing The Spatio-Temporal Patterns And Impacts Of Large-Scale Data Production Events In Openstreetmap, A. Yair Grinberger, Moritz Schott, Martin Raifer, Rafael Troilo, Alexander Zipf

Levente Juhasz

No abstract provided.


How Knowing The Purpose Of Mapping Changes The Map And The Mappers Themselves, Patricia Solis 2019 YouthMappers, Knowledge Exchange for Resilience Arizona State University

How Knowing The Purpose Of Mapping Changes The Map And The Mappers Themselves, Patricia Solis

Levente Juhasz

No abstract provided.


Automatic Feature Extraction To Support Mountains Mapping In Osm, Rocio Nahime Torres, Piero Fraternali, Federico Milani, Darian Frajberg 2019 Department of Electronics Information and Bioengineering, Politecnico di Milano,

Automatic Feature Extraction To Support Mountains Mapping In Osm, Rocio Nahime Torres, Piero Fraternali, Federico Milani, Darian Frajberg

Levente Juhasz

No abstract provided.


Contextualizing Openstreetmap In Mapping Favelas In Brazil, Everton Bortolini, Silvana Philippi Camboim 2019 Federal University of Parana, Brazil

Contextualizing Openstreetmap In Mapping Favelas In Brazil, Everton Bortolini, Silvana Philippi Camboim

Levente Juhasz

No abstract provided.


Assessing The Completeness Of Urban Green Spaces In Openstreetmap, Christina Ludwig, Robert Hecht, Sven Lautenbach 2019 GIScience Research Group

Assessing The Completeness Of Urban Green Spaces In Openstreetmap, Christina Ludwig, Robert Hecht, Sven Lautenbach

Levente Juhasz

No abstract provided.


Recent U.S. And International Assessment Of Baltic Security Developments, Bert Chapman 2019 Purdue University

Recent U.S. And International Assessment Of Baltic Security Developments, Bert Chapman

Libraries Faculty and Staff Scholarship and Research

OBJECTIVES: The aim of this paper is to analyse Baltic security developments from U.S. government and military resources, scholarly journal articles, and multinational public policy research institute assessments. METHODS: The aim is to analyse the content and rhetoric within these resources to learn how those producing these materials view Baltic security developments and their viewpoints on how the U.S. and its allies should respond to these developments focusing on increasing Russian regional assertiveness. RESULTS: The author provides interpretations of Baltic security developments, Russian Baltic policy, and U.S. and NATO responses to these developments in materials produced by ...


Classroom Culture In The Social Studies Classroom: The Abilities Of Preservice Teachers, Sarah J. Kaka 2019 Ohio Wesleyan University

Classroom Culture In The Social Studies Classroom: The Abilities Of Preservice Teachers, Sarah J. Kaka

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

The purpose of this study was to explore how secondary students interpret the classroom culture that preservice social studies teachers create during their student teaching semester. This question was answered by examining results of a survey of secondary social studies students that allowed them to evaluate the classroom culture their social studies preservice teacher created. A Student Perception Survey was used for the study, which loaded four main indicators of classroom culture. Through descriptive statistical analysis of the survey results, this study found that secondary social studies students believed their preservice teachers were most adept at creating a student-centered classroom ...


The History Curriculum And Inculcation Of National Consciousness In History Students In Ghana, Charles Adabo Oppong 2019 University of Cape Coast, Ghana

The History Curriculum And Inculcation Of National Consciousness In History Students In Ghana, Charles Adabo Oppong

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

Abstract

National consciousness plays an important role in socio-economic and political developments in many nations. Mostly, national consciousness promotes national unity, sustainable development, peace, respect for diversity, patriotism, and others. Undoubtedly, most of the variables mentioned are acquired through the study of national history. This study stems from the motivation to find out whether the Ghanaian senior high school history curriculum addresses the canons identified as variables of national consciousness. The study, therefore, aimed at examining the content of the Ghanaian history syllabus, as a curriculum document, whether it inculcates national consciousness or otherwise. 125 Form Three history students in ...


Embracing The Past: Transatlantic Slave Trade In Ghana And The Holocaust In Germany, Anitha Oforiwah Adu-Boahen, Justina Akansor 2019 University of education, Winneba, Ghana (West Africa)

Embracing The Past: Transatlantic Slave Trade In Ghana And The Holocaust In Germany, Anitha Oforiwah Adu-Boahen, Justina Akansor

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

The history of the transatlantic slave trade and the holocaust is a history of different cultures, which explains the diverse and growing efforts to remember these phenomena. This paper compared how the transatlantic slave trade and holocaust are embraced through memory culture, specifically looking at monuments available in Germany and Ghana to represent them, how they are taught in schools and whether they are being discussed. To do this various holocaust and slave trade sites were visited within Ghana and Germany to illicit how these monuments help people to learn about, and embrace these events. Interview guide and focus group ...


Inquiry: Susan B. Anthony And Frederick Douglass, Janie Hubbard 2019 The University of Alabama

Inquiry: Susan B. Anthony And Frederick Douglass, Janie Hubbard

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

This article describes an inquiry lesson, recommended for grades 4-6, which explores Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass’ 45 year relationship as allies, fighting for equal rights for African Americans and women during the 1800's. The lesson uses the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) Notable Trade Book for Young People award winner, Friends for Freedom: The Story of Susan B. Anthony & Frederick Douglass. Highlighted in the story line are the abolitionist movement, U.S. Civil War, Emancipation Proclamation, Susan’s famous 1872 arrest for voting, and the 13th, 15th, and 19th Amendments to the ...


Animal Ethics And Animal Consciousness, Bernard E. Rollin 2019 Colorado State University - Fort Collins

Animal Ethics And Animal Consciousness, Bernard E. Rollin

Bernard Rollin, PhD

Commentary on Marino and Allen (2017) The Psychology of Cows


Analysis Of Osm Data Through Osm-Notes User Posting, Toshikazu Seto, Hiroshi Kanasugi, Yuichiro Nishimura 2019 Center for Spatial Information Science, The University of Tokyo

Analysis Of Osm Data Through Osm-Notes User Posting, Toshikazu Seto, Hiroshi Kanasugi, Yuichiro Nishimura

Levente Juhasz

No abstract provided.


Community-Based Tourism Development As Gendered Political Space: A Feminist Geographical Perspective, Neha Nimble 2019 Tata Institute of Social Sciences

Community-Based Tourism Development As Gendered Political Space: A Feminist Geographical Perspective, Neha Nimble

Journal of Interdisciplinary Feminist Thought

Drawing from a doctoral thesis on the construction of gender in livelihoods, this paper analyzes women’s experiences of participation in a local decentralized governance body (Village Tourism Development Committee) within a State implemented community based rural tourism development program that aims at political empowerment of women and the marginalised. Building a theoretical framework located in Feminist Political Geography, this paper adds to the knowledge on the gendered nature of space by examining the unexplored role of local decentralized governance and development agencies as political space in which culturally and historically embedded gender and caste roles intersect to impact the ...


Environmentally Responsible Land Use, Spring/Summer 2010, Issue 22, 2019 University of Louisville

Environmentally Responsible Land Use, Spring/Summer 2010, Issue 22

Sustain Magazine

No abstract provided.


Sustainable Communities, Fall/Winter 2010, Issue 21, 2019 University of Louisville

Sustainable Communities, Fall/Winter 2010, Issue 21

Sustain Magazine

No abstract provided.


Sustainable Building, Spring/Summer 2009, Issue 20, 2019 University of Louisville

Sustainable Building, Spring/Summer 2009, Issue 20

Sustain Magazine

No abstract provided.


Environmental History, Fall/Winter 2009, Issue 19, 2019 University of Louisville

Environmental History, Fall/Winter 2009, Issue 19

Sustain Magazine

No abstract provided.


Student Research, Spring/Summer 2008, Issue 18, 2019 University of Louisville

Student Research, Spring/Summer 2008, Issue 18

Sustain Magazine

No abstract provided.


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