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 Vol. 12 No. 1 (Winter 2018)

Guest Editorial – Nicole Dudukovic, Ph.D., Psychology
Pages 1-23
A Comparison of Robotic Assisted
Laparoscopic Prostatectomy and External
Beam Radiation Therapy for Urinary and
Sexual Function….
by Julia Fischer
Pages 24-33
The Role of Religion and Spirituality in
Snow Leopard Conservation on and
Around the Tibetan Plateau
by Hannah Taub
Pages 34-59
What Did You Say She Was Like?
Features of Gossip Associated with
Hearsay Accuracy and Consensus

by Chenle Xu

Vol 11. No. 1 (Spring 2017)

Bean as Our Future: How Ender’s Shadow Disputes the 1997 Backlash Against Human Cloning
by Seth Temple
Analysis of the Economic Impacts of Immigration in the United States
by Michael McIntosh
Magical Girl Martyrs: Puella Magi Madoka Magica and Purity, Beauty, and Passivity
by Tate James
Springing Forward: Changes in Phenology of Native Plant Species in Southern Oregon Prairies….
by Maura Kanner, Laura McCullough, and Kathryn Nock

Vol. 10 No. 1 (Winter 2017)

A Radical Take on Zombie Apocalypse: Dominic Mitchell’s In the Flesh
by Finch Byrd
The Threshold of the Sublime: Standing in Awe and Fear in José María Heredia’s “En el Teocalli de Cholula”
by Briauna Jones
Do You Know Where Your Research Is Being Used? An Exploration of Scientific Literature Using Natural Language Processing
by Theodore J. LaGrow, Jacob Bieker, Boyana Norris
Quantitative Analysis of Debris and Plastic Pollution on Beaches in Northern Madagascar
by Emma Gjerdseth

Vol. 9 No. 1 (Fall 2015)

Sexuality, Gender, and US Imperialism after Philippine Independence….
by Paulla Santos
Xylaria Primers for Phylogenetic Reconstruction
by Alicia Ly
The Question of Divine Omnibenevolence: What does the Hebrew Bible Reveal about Yahweh’s Nature?
by Jonathan Faris
Searching for the Nearest Extragalactic
Binary Black Hole: A Spectroscopic Study of NGC 4736

by Annika Gustafsson
Adamov’s Alienation Effect: Showing the Absurdist Slant
of the Epic Theatre Aesthetic
by Nicholas Maurer
GPU-Imogen: An Astrophysical Hydrodynamic Code
Built for Graphics Processing Units
by Isaac Brown, Tom Wolken

Vol. 8 No. 1 (Spring 2015)

A Reality in Question: Negotiating Storyworld Construction in James Ward Byrkit’s Coherence
Valtteri Leinonen
Ecuador’s Yasuní-ITT Initiative: A Case Study on International Climate Change Mitigation Narratives
Mairin Peck
Rotational Properties of the Extraordinary Multi-tailed Asteroid P/2013 P5
Annika Gustafsson
Amakosikazi: Undervalued Figures in Zulu History
Caellagh Morrissey
This Year the Birds Fly North: A Historical Short Story of Medicine Man Oytes and The
Forced Removal of the Northern Paiute to Yakima
Dean Dier
The Economic Impact of Sporting Events in Lane County
David Cole, John Hurley, Jeffrey Naber

Vol. 7 No. 1 (Fall 2014)

Psychoanalysis and Noir’s American Nightmare
Albena Vladimirova Zahariev
The Real Consequences of Property Tax Compression For Oregon Public Schools
Andrea Vedder and Matt Davis
The Psychological Mechanisms of Oppression: Empathy, Disgust, and the Perception of Group Membership
Alexander Harris
Curiosity as Object: Egyptian Mumia in Early Modern Europe
Spencer Kales

Vol 6. No. 1 (Spring 2014)

Monitoring Riparian Restoration Efforts in the Willamette Valley Jessica Scott, Johnmichael Lahtinen, Erin Engbeck, Terri Berling, Katie Ferra, Alexander Gregory, Natalie Otto, Garret Pemstein, Wayland Tan, Gail Tinkham
Mina Loy and Bikini Kill: Hidden Identities in Feminist Politics
Marina Claveria
In-stream Monitoring on the McKenzie River, Oregon
Laura Marti, Matt Keeler, Taylor West, Geoffrey Johnson, Kadie Hayward, Kimina Jamison, Robbie Lascheck, Bre Senate, Ashley Sosa, Drew Thompson, Jennifer Vargo
Syntactic Structure in H.P. Lovecraft’s “The
Picture in the House:” How the Small Choices
Reveal a Horror Too Big to Know
Meredith Darnell
Social Conservatives’ Adoption of a Subaltern
Discourse After the 2012 US Presidential Election
Kevin Frazier
Learning Behind Bars: An Inquiry into the Early
Development of Correctional Education in Oregon
Tashia Davis

Vol. 5 No. 1 (Fall 2013)

Apartment Price Models for the Glenwood Riverfront Development
Joseph Friedman
Prey Detection and Feeding Success of the Comb Jellyfish Mnemiopsis leidyi on Copepods in Still and Turbulent Waters
Clare Elizabeth Chisholm
The Virgin Knight: Spenser’s Embodiment of Duality in Elizabethan England
Chelsea Arsenault
Bioremediation Mariculture in Zanzibar, Tanzania: A Viability Assessment of Using Bath Sponge and Pearl Oyster Farms to Filter Highly Polluted Waters in the Zanzibar Channel
Hayley Catherine Oakland

Vol 4. No. 1 (Spring 2013)

Bernice Pauahi Pākī and Charles Reed Bishop: A Marriage of Imperialism and Intimacy in Nineteenth Century Hawaiʻi
Quinn Akina
Comparing Apis Mellifera and Bombus spp. Pollination Efficiencies on Willamette Valley Blueberry Farms
Keane Daly, Miguel Pacheco, Aaron Poplack, Meagan Maxon, Chelsea Johnson, Amanda Whitcomb, Kelsey Kopec, Bret Cypel, Lauren Ward
Beyond Elementary: Examining Conceptual Demands of Division of Fractions in Current US Curricula
Leanna Carollo
Marine Mammal Monitoring on Guam
Robert McNulty

Vol. 3 No. 1 (Fall 2012)

Restoration Monitoring on the McKenzie River, Oregon
Michelle Rau, Jenna Stewart, Zachariah Kezer, Rebecca Martin, Ben Miller, Sean Silverstein, Olga Slivka, Dane Swanson, Valarie Truelove, Thomas Van Hevelingen, Tyler Woods, and Krystal Young
Stomata Density of Orchids and Cloud Forest Humidity
Sierra Predovich
Assessing the Relationship Between Topography and Plant Diversity in Restored and Remnant Wet Prairies
Claire Reed-Dustin, Willis Logsdon, Rachel Lytton, Sam Maloney, Audie Paulus, Tatiana Piazza, and Tiziana Stuparitz
The Potential Role of Dietary Intake in Explaining
Postoperative Muscle Loss in Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA)
Alexander Robinson

Vol 1. No. 1 (2011) Inaugural Issue

Railroad Antitrust Immunity: Clarification, Discussion, and Evaluation
William James Goodling
Forward Modeling to Assess and Improve Gravity Network Geometry at Kilauea Volcano, Hawai`i
Patricia Grace MacQueen
Acquisition of Second Language Vocabulary for Kindergartners with Speech Sound Disorders
Tracy Lynn Zapf 
Weapons for Oil: An Analysis of Contemporary Chinese Weapons Sales to Africa in Exchange for Oil
Lauren Dickey
Exploring the Adaptiveness of Moderate Dissociation in Response to Betrayal Trauma
Janae Chavez
Signaling for Attention: Mobility and Student
Performance in United Way’s Promise Neighborhoods
Neil Hunter Cronkrite, Ian C. O’Gorman