SHAREOK is the joint institutional repository for the University of Oklahoma Libraries (OU), Oklahoma State University Libraries (OSU), and the University of Central Oklahoma Max Chambers Library (UCO). It serves as the home for the intellectual output of those institutions, such as: digital theses and dissertations, faculty publications, open access publications, open educational resources, institution-specific content and much more.
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(Imagination, Cognition and Personality, 2015-03-01)Some children and adults are more drawn to the imaginary than others. Here, we examine whether developmental differences also play a role in the degree to which individuals are drawn to make-believe stories over real ones ...
Migrant Remittances and Skipped Generation Households: Investigating the Exchange Motive Using Evidence from Nang Rong, Thailand (Asian and Pacific Migration Journal, 2009-06-01)Using data from the Nang Rong projects social survey (N=6,801 households) and qualitative data from semi-structured interviews, I examine the relationship between migrant remittances and the skipped generation household ...
Structural and Physical Investigations of Novel Germanium Compounds: Aryloxides, Nanomaterials, and Photolysis of Oligogermanes (Oklahoma State University, 2014-05-01)The work described in this dissertation will explore the synthesis and characterization of novel germanium containing compounds in order to gain a better understanding of the organometallic chemistry of germanium. These ...
Influence of an Urban Heat Island on Mosquito Development and Survey of Biting Midge Species Associated with White-tailed Deer Farms (Oklahoma State University, 2014-05-01)Little is known about the landscape ecology of Aedes albopictus with regards to urban heat islands or the distribution of Culicoides midges on Oklahoma White-tailed deer farms. The hypotheses were that higher temperatures ...