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Optimization of Array Configuration
(Acoustical Society of America, 1987-12)
The purpose of this study was to determine the optimal configuration of 2-, 3-, and 4- element hydrophone arrays. The noise field was taken to be isotropic and the arrays were constrained to lie in a horizontal plane. ...
Socialization and cultures
(Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1984-01-17)
Michael Meade's lecture on socialization and cultures from a political science point of view.
Putting Some Byte into Aquaculture
(Harrison House, 1986)
Though there are some new software packages tailor-made for the aquaculture industry, most fish and shellfish farmers will find computer technology best suited to traditional tasks such as filing, accounting and general ...
White Malaxis, Malaxis monophyllos var. diphyllos, an Addition to the Orchids of Canada from the Queen Charlotte Islands, British Columbia
(The Ottawa Field-Naturalists' Club, 1983)
Two collections in 1981 and 1982 extended the range of Malaxis monophyllos var. diphyllos, approximately 2,000 km southeast of those described from the Aleutian Islands, Alaska.
Adventures in Maritime Quackery: The Leslie E. Keeley Gold Cure Institute of Fredericton, N.B.
(Acadiensis Press, 1988)
The Keeley movement in North America, which provided great riches for its founders, sobriety to some of its followers, and blindness and pain to a few unfortunates, is simple to dismiss as an isolated example of 19th ...
[Book Review] Dark Paradise: Opiate Addiction in America Before 1940
(Canadian Society for the History of Medicine, 1984)
Book review of "Dark paradise: Opiate addiction in America before 1940" by David Courtwright (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1982).
"Because There is Pain": Alcoholism, Temperance and the Victorian Physician
(Canadian Society for the History of Medicine, 1985)
This paper will examine the early brief alliance and subsequent lengthy conflict between the medical profession and the temperance movement. Through examination of medical journals, government testimony and institutional ...
"In Charge of the Loons": A Portrait of the London, Ontario Asylum for the Insane in the Nineteenth Century
(The Ontario Historical Society, 1982)
The London, Ontario Asylum for the Insane will be discussed for the years 1870 to 1902 (from its opening under the guidance of Henry Landor to the death of its second medical superintendent, Richard Maurice Bucke) from ...
[Book Review] Changing Faces of Madness & Homes for the Mad
(The Quarterly Committee of Queen's University, 1989)
Book review of "Changing Faces of Madness: Early American Attitudes and Treatment of the Insane" by Mary Ann Jimenez (Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, 1987) and "Homes for the Mad: Life Inside Two Nineteenth-Century ...
[Abstract] Moments of Unreason: The Practice of Canadian Psychiatry and the Homewood Retreat, 1883-1923
(McGill-Queen's University Press, 1989-11)
Abstract of "Moments of unreason: The practices of Canadian psychiatry and the Homewood Retreat, 1883-1923" by Cheryl Krasnick Warsh (Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1989).