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    • Japan' s Jewish 'Other': Antisemitism in Prewar and Wartime Japan 

      Pallister, Casey J., 1981- (University of Oregon, 2008-06)
      Although the Japanese government did not persecute European Jewish refugees who came to reside within the borders of its growing empire in the 1930s and early 1940s, Japanese antisemitism increased in fervency during the ...
    • Japanese Discourse Particles in Use 

      Puckett, Emma (University of Oregon, 2014-10-17)
      One of the distinctive features of Japanese is the presence of discourse particles. The only way to truly resolve what these particles mean and how they are used is to examine them in use and to study the entire system ...
    • The Jardin des Femmes as Scenic Convention in French Opera and Ballet 

      Spencer, Helena (University of Oregon, 2014-06-17)
      Much scholarship on French grand opera has understandably focused on the monumentality of the genre--its sweeping historical panoramas, public spectacles, and large onstage chorus. This focus is reinforced, for example, ...
    • Jeanne d'Arc on the 1870s Musical Stage: Jules Barbier and Charles Gounod's Melodrama and Auguste Mermet's Opera 

      Hurley, Therese (University of Oregon, 2013-07-11)
      The purpose of this study is to examine the presentation of Joan of Arc's life in two lyric works, Jules Barbier and Charles Gounod's Jeanne d'Arc (1873) and Auguste Mermet's Jeanne d'Arc (1876), that premiered in Paris ...
    • Jerusalem: Boundaries, Spaces, and Heterotopias of Conflict 

      Bush, Catherine (University of Oregon, 2017-05-01)
      This paper aims to tell many different stories about life in Jerusalem. It is, in part, about the human suffering that exists under Israeli occupation. It is about the legitimacy of powerful narratives, despite inaccuracies ...
    • Jewish Immigrants from the Former Soviet Union: The Formation of New Social Networks, Integration, and Activity Spaces 

      Lake, Adam (University of Oregon, 2012)
      From 1976 to 2000, an estimated three quarters of a million Jewish refugees from the former Soviet Union immigrated to the United States. These refugees were welcomed by both volunteers and professional aid workers from ...
    • Job Quality in Logging and Forestry Services in Oregon 

      Moseley, Cassandra; Reyes, Yolanda E. (Ecosystem Workforce Program, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2006)
      This working paper compares the job quality of logging and forestry services, which represent one segment of the forest restoration industry. The forestry services sector includes much of the labor-intensive and some of ...
    • Joel Poinsett and the Paradox of Imperial Republicanism: Chile, Mexico, and the Cherokee Nation, 1810-1841 

      Freed, Feather Crawford, 1971- (University of Oregon, 2008-06)
      This thesis examines the intersection of republicanism and imperialism in the early nineteenth-century Americas. I focus primarily on Joel Roberts Poinsett, a United States ambassador and statesman, whose career provides ...
    • John Dewey, the New Left, and the Politics of Contingency and Pluralism 

      Rinn, Daniel (University of Oregon, 2013-07-11)
      Most histories of the New Left emphasize that some variant of Marxism ultimately influenced activists in their pursuit of social change. Through careful examination of Students for a Democratic Society (SDS), I argue that ...
    • Jorge Semprun, le roman de l'histoire 

      Bargel, Antoine, 1983- (University of Oregon, 2010-09)
      Jorge Semprun, survivor of Buchenwald, intends to "make testimony a space of creation". The formal inventiveness of the novel allows him to express the truth of his experience by creating a reflexive textual space in which ...
    • Joseph Wright of Derby's The Lady in Milton's Comus 

      Horalek, David Brent, 1978- (University of Oregon, 2008-09)
      In 1785, Joseph Wright of Derby held a private exhibition in which he showed The Lady in Milton's Comus along with three other paintings of virtuous women. This painting not only embodies the spirit and style of Wright's ...
    • Josephine County : Integrated fire plan, November 2004 

      Josephine County (Or.); University of Oregon. Program for Watershed and Community Health (Josephine County (Or.), 2004-11-08)
      Goals [for this Plan are]: protect against potential losses to life, property and natural resources from wildfire; build and maintain active participation from each Fire Protection District; set realistic expectations for ...
    • Josephine County Integrated Fire Plan lessons learned: an evaluation of the planning process 

      University of Oregon. Institute for a Sustainable Environment. Resource Innovations (Resource Innovations, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2005-06)
      Josephine County officials initiated development of the Josephine County Integrated Fire Plan (JCIFP) in July 2003, along with several federal, state, and local partners. The Plan mission is to protect against potential ...
    • Josephine County Integrated Fire Plan lessons learned: wildfire risk assessment 

      Almquist, Bill (Resource Innovations, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2005-07)
      This paper evaluates the JCIFP risk assessment process using information gathered from interviews conducted in February and March 2005 with members of the Risk Assessment Committee. This report is intended to assist other ...
    • Josephine County Integrated Fire Plan lessons learned: Woody Vegetation Disposal Day in southwestern Oregon 

      University of Oregon. Institute for a Sustainable Environment. Resource Innovations (Resource Innovations, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, 2005-05)
      The first annual Woody Vegetation Disposal Day occurred in Southwestern Oregon on April 16, 2005. The event gave participants an opportunity to dispose of their woody vegetation for free. Josephine County’s event was held ...
    • Josephine County Integrated Fire Plan: 2006 Annual Report and Updated Action Plan 

      University of Oregon. Institute for a Sustainable Environment. Resource Innovations (University of Oregon, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, Resource Innovations, 2006)
      In 2002, the Biscuit Fire burned over 500,000 acres and resulted in costs exceeding 150 million dollars. A majority of the acres burned in Josephine County, Oregon. Lessons learned from the fire resulted in the development ...
    • Journalistic Learning: Rethinking and Redefining Language Arts Curricula 

      Madison III, Eddie (University of Oregon, 2012)
      The purpose of this research is to address ongoing challenges in American education that relate to student engagement, retention, and achievement. The intent is to examine current high school language arts pedagogical ...
    • Judging Alignment of Curriculum-Based Measures in Mathematics and Common Core Standards 

      Morton, Christopher (University of Oregon, 2014-06-17)
      Measurement literature supports the utility of alignment models for application with state standards and large-scale assessments. However, the literature is lacking in the application of these models to curriculum-based ...
    • The Just Distance: A New Biomedical Principle 

      Qualtere-Burcher, Paul, 1963- (University of Oregon, 2008-12)
      This work argues that the principle of autonomy set forth in the Principalist theory of biomedical ethics should be replaced by "the just distance"-a concept first suggested by Paul Ricoeur. Beginning with the prevailing ...
    • "Just plain good business": the economic and environmental benefits of sustainability as exemplified by one hundred sixty case examples 

      Doppelt, Bob; Watson, Lisa (Center for Watershed and Community Health, Mark O. Hatfield School of Government, Portland State University, 2000)
      This report describes how over 160 companies and organizations have adopted practices and programs that generated savings of over $55 million annually while dramatically reducing their environment impacts. It follows the ...