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Graduate Catalog 2007-2008
An Investigation of Parking Problems and Alternatives at the American University of Sharjah
This paper investigates parking and transportation challenges at the American University of Sharjah in response to regional and campus growth. A parking inventory was conducted in early 2007, including characteristics of ...
A Six Sigma Define Phase Methodology for Service-Level Compliance Processes
The world economy has been recently experiencing the shift towards services, a phenomenon that is referred to as services-based or services-led economy. A service generally combines activities of a more intangible nature, ...
Translating Emirati Dialect in Dramatic Texts
In this dissertation, the issue of translating the dramatic texts of the United Arab Emirates into English is discussed, and the translation of sub-genres (poetic diction - fairy tales) in a form of a dialect as a means ...
Arab Students' Attitudes Toward Western Culture and Motivation to Learn English
Motivation is a central component for students learning a second language. Attitude towards the target language, its culture, and its people have been proved to have a significant bearing on the motivational orientation ...
Teachers' and Students' Attitudes Toward the Use of Music in UAE English Language Classrooms
Much research stresses the value of music and its usefulness in language learning, but casual observation suggests that music is seldom used in university and secondary school English classes in government schools in the ...
Online Video-Based Handwriting Recognition System
In the recent years, handwriting recognition systems started to have a major role in the new technology such as computers, mobile phones and hand-held devices to enhance the interaction between humans and these systems. ...
Intelligent Multi-Sensor Process Condition Monitoring
Loss of production and machine breakdown are critical challenges facing modern machining. The main objective of this work is to develop an intelligent multi-sensor process condition monitoring that is able to predict the ...
Developing a Cooperative Behavior for Multi Agents System Application to Robot Soccer
Middle League MiroSot robot soccer system is to be used as a test bed for a multi-agent cooperative system to develop new cooperative strategies. The robot soccer game is different from other multi-agent systems, in that ...
Court Interpreting in the Sultanate of Oman
In this dissertation, the situation of court interpreting in Oman is discussed and the challenges that face court interpreters are further investigated. This thesis touches upon significant issues about court interpreting ...