San Bernardino, Calif.; Blacks - education; Blacks - psychology; Men - psychology; Men - Education; Socioeconomic Factors; Grounded theory; Social sciences - Statistical methods; Career Choice; Vocational Guidance
A qualitative grounded theory approach is utilized to study the academic and
career trajectories of twenty African American male collegiate students living in San
Bernardino, California. There is limited research that explores the positive...
Research studies demonstrate that exposure to adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) lead to physical and mental health consequences in adulthood, including cardiovascular disease (Dong, Giles, Felitti et al, 2004; Felitti, Anda, Nordenberg, et al,...
Gingipain activity in Porphyromonas gingivalis, the major etiological agent in adult periodontitis, is post-translationally regulated by unique Vim proteins including VimF, a putative glycosyltransferase. To ascertain the VimF mediated phenotype we...
Opportunities in all areas of life including education, vocation, and access to
general information have historically been slower for minorities. The visually impaired
have continued to struggle with access to education, equal opportunities at...
Surgery, Plastic -- psychology;
Reconstructive Surgical Procedures -- psychology;
Women -- surgery.
Body Image -- psychology.
African Americans -- psychology.
This study investigated the role of ethnic identity in African-American women’s
relationship with their bodies and their decisions for cosmetic procedures. The research
hypotheses are: (1) The odds of receiving a cosmetic procedure increase with...