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The Root dynamics of mixed and single species stands in the boreal forest of central and eastern Canada
I examined trends of fine root biomass and necromass in different mixed- and single-species stands within the central and eastern regions of the North American boreal forest to determine how annual fine root production, ...
The Literacy gap: an investigation of the role of hegemonic ideology in literacy education
In this research the notion of hegemonic ideology is explored within the stories told by three returning adult students. These students were unsuccessful in attaining literacy skill in their elementary and secondary education ...
Coming full circle : non-Aboriginal teachers' narratives of their engagement in urban Aboriginal education
Current Aboriginal researchers address how Eurocentrism construsts and reinforces a set of normative and oppressive "educational" values that do not recognize or include Indigenous epistemologies. A few studies are emerging ...
Species diversity and aboveground productivity relationships in forest ecosystems
Empirical and theoretical studies have attributed the observed positive diversity-productivity relationship (DPR) across various ecosystems to a complementarity effect through niche differentiation and/or facilitation among ...
Trickster chases the tale of education
The research story is a narrative woven of [the author's] own self reflections, the voice of the co-researchers, and traditional Mi'kmaw story characters. The story follows a group of community members from Wildcat First ...
Human trafficking in Canada crisis or confusion : an examination of Canada's trafficking legislation and the development of a social crisis
Since the implementation of Canada's domestic human trafficking legislation in 2005, the media, police, and government agencies have paid increasing attention to this issue. Using a social constructionist approach, ...