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Caught in Between: The Japanese “Men of High Purpose” of the Nineteenth Century and Their Ambiguous Position Between Assassin and Terrorist.
For a long time, the mid-nineteenth century Japanese shishi, or “men of high purpose,” have been considered terrorists for their violent campaign under the banner “revere the emperor, expel the barbarians.” As a result of ...
New Agricultural Gospel: Protestant Agricultural Missions in China in the Early Twentieth Century
Agricultural mission was a mission taken by Protestant missionaries to improve people livelihood and, at the same time, to preach the Gospel, typically through applying modern science to the improvement of farming.This ...
Milton and Giovanni Diodati
Evaluating the Feasibility of Self-sampling using CareHPV™ and Treatment with Cryotherapy in Haiti
Introduction: Cervical cancer is one of the leading causes of death for women in Haiti. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of HPV self-sampling using CareHPV™ and subsequent treatment with cryotherapy ...
The Relationship between Family Support and Medication Adherence among Hypertensive Patients in Kenya
BackgroundHypertension (HTN) is a serious public health problem causing an enormous disease burden globally. Non-adherence to medication among hypertensive patients has been identified as one of the major contributors to ...
The Lid-Driven Cavity's Many Bifurcations - A Study of How and Where They Occur
Computational simulations of a two-dimensional incompressible regularized lid-driven cavity were performed and analyzed to identify the dynamic behavior of the flow through multiple bifurcations which ultimately result in ...
Two Applications of Summary Statistics: Integrating Information Across Genes and Confidence Intervals With Missing Data
Gene set enrichment methods are useful for the mapping of individual genes or proteins to pathways and signatures. We use this approach to study the expression levels of proteins encoded by different genes, and ...
Effect of Lower-energy Source on the Tumor Representation in Neutron Stimulated Emission Computed Tomography: An Evaluation Study
Proposed is an investigation into the effect of lower-energy source on the tumor representation of an image acquired by a neutron-based spectroscopic imaging modality, Neutron Stimulated Emission Computed Tomography (NSECT).The ...
Barriers and Facilitators for Including Village Health Workers (VHW) in Non-communicable Diseases (NCDs) Prevention and Control in Chi Linh District, Hai Duong Province, Vietnam
The burden of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) continues to grow in Vietnam. Recently, Vietnam government initiated a new national plan with a strong focus on NCD prevention and control in the community. This study is intended ...