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Gorgeous Three Gorges at Last Sight: Cinematic Remembrance and the Dialectic of Modernization

Sheldon H. Lu

in Chinese Ecocinema: In the Age of Environmental Challenge

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622090866
eISBN:
9789882206724
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622090866.003.0003
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter analyses a group of films that are set against the background of the construction of the Three Gorges Dam Project and the impending flooding of the area: Balzac and the Little Chinese ... More


Submerged Ecology and Depth Psychology in Wushan yunyu: Aesthetic Insight into National Development

Nick Kaldis

in Chinese Ecocinema: In the Age of Environmental Challenge

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622090866
eISBN:
9789882206724
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622090866.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter examines Zhang Ming's film Wushan yunyu (In Expectation, literally Rain Clouds over Wu Mountain). It argues that cinematic representation can contribute to our understanding of the ... More


The Emigrant Encounters the ‘New World’, c.1851–1960

Gerardine Meaney, Mary O'dowd, and Bernadette Whelan

in Reading the Irish Woman: Studies in Cultural Encounter and Exchange, 1714-1960

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846318924
eISBN:
9781846319969
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318924.003.0004
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Chapter three examines how by 1900 America was perceived as a place where women could lead independent lives. They could find work, at good rates, could progress to better employment, have a more ... More


Enhanced Dialog Processing: Verifying Doubtful Inputs

Ronnie W. Smith and D. Richard Hipp

in Spoken Natural Language Dialog Systems: A Practical Approach

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195091878
eISBN:
9780197560686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195091878.003.0011
Subject:
Computer Science, Human-Computer Interaction

Every natural language parser will sometimes misunderstand its input. Misunderstandings can arise from speech recognition errors or inadequacies in the language ... More


General Approaches to Analysis of Course: Applying Growth Mixture Modeling to Randomized Trials of Depression Medication

Bengt Muthé N and Hendricks C. Brown

in Causality and Psychopathology: Finding the Determinants of Disorders and their Cures

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199754649
eISBN:
9780197565650
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199754649.003.0012
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Psychiatry

This chapter discusses the assessment of treatment effects in longitudinal randomized trials using growth mixture modeling (GMM) (Muthén & Shedden, 1999; ... More


There Is Room for Conditioning in the Creative Process: Associative Learning and the Control of Behavioral Variability

W. David Stahlman, Kenneth J. Leising, Dennis Garlick, and Aaron P. Blaisdell

in Neuroscience of Creativity

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780262019583
eISBN:
9780262314695
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262019583.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

Variation in behaviour is an essential ingredient and necessary precondition for creativity. This chapter explores the role of associative learning processes in the generation of behavioural ... More


Building Generative Models: Structural Learning and Identification of the Learner

Reza Shadmehr and Sandro Mussa-Ivaldi

in Biological Learning and Control: How the Brain Builds Representations, Predicts Events, and Makes Decisions

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262016964
eISBN:
9780262301282
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016964.003.0010
Subject:
Neuroscience, Research and Theory

This chapter presents a discussion on structural learning and identification of the structure of the learner. It reveals that the prior exposure to a rotation perturbation, despite being random and ... More


Statistical Tests and Algorithms

Áki J. Láruson and Floyd A. Reed

in Population Genetics with R: An Introduction for Life Scientists

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198829539
eISBN:
9780191868092
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829539.003.0005
Subject:
Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

In this chapter statistical tests are performed in R, including the χ‎2 tests; testing can be started if allele and genotype frequency data match the reader’s expectations. Writing and running ... More


Novels: The Novelties and Realities of Her Life

Maroona Murmu

in Words of Her Own: Women Authors in Nineteenth-Century Bengal

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780199498000
eISBN:
9780199098224
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199498000.003.0005
Subject:
History, Indian History

Women were taught to be discreet and reserved, to excel in domestic accomplishments and to influence only through familial affections. To gain ‘legitimate’ entry into the ‘male preserve’ of creative ... More


Concluding Note: Reception of Her Creative Self

Maroona Murmu

in Words of Her Own: Women Authors in Nineteenth-Century Bengal

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780199498000
eISBN:
9780199098224
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199498000.003.0007
Subject:
History, Indian History

The conclusion focuses upon reception-based approach to understand the significance of women authors in the social map of reading community in nineteenth-century Bengal. It demonstrates how, even ... More


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