EvergreenEnergy

An International, Interdisciplinary Journal devoted to the Boolean intersections of Health/Fitness and the Humanities with Environmental Science, conceived in 2005 but ongoing until the planet dies, or the Internet

Edited by Julia Evergreen Keefer, Ph.D. M.A., M.A., CSCS, NSCA-CPT, NASM-CPT, AFAA, AEA, New York State LMT

Ecodisciplinary Conference at NYU April 5, 2012 4-9 pm Global Center 238 Thompson

Peer Review Board
James Brasic, M.D., Ph.D.
Kathleen Dann, M.D.
Matthew Wilks Keefer, Ph.D.
Steve Feinberg, CEO of Speedball Fitness

I. Eco-Disciplinary Work
Ecobusiness
CAPITAL STRUCTURE AND PERFORMANCE OF MAURITIUS LISTED FIRMS: THEORETICAL AND EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE
by Roshan Boodhoo
Signalling Power of Dividend on Firms’ Future Profits: A Literature Review by
PURMESSUR Rajshree Deeptee *
BSc (Hons) Banking & International Finance
(Email: deepteepurmessur@yahoo.com)
The University of Nottingham – Nottingham University Business School (NUBS)
and
BOODHOO Roshan **
ASc Finance, BBA (Hons) Finance, BSc (Hons) Banking & International Finance
(Email: roshanboodhoo@intnet.mu ; Tel: +230-7891888)

Advancing International Development through Introspective Appreciation and Criticism of the World, the Industry, and the Individual by Alain Lemaire
Impact: Power, Politics, and Performance
Outsourcing or Ostracizing by Raja Gupta (2007)

Ecoliterature Sample Syllabi
Nature in the Literary Imagination
Ecopoetry
Nature Poets: Cyd Fulton
Ecohistory
Ecodisciplinary Writing Sample Syllabi
Ecophilosophy
Ecopolitics
Ecomedicine
Ecomedia: American Media's Impact on Climate Change by K.Borch

II.Human Use of Natural Phenomena in Science, Industry, Technology, and Poetry
Rocks
Hydrofracking by Genni Kah (2012)

Trees
Will America be the Earth’s First Paper Champion? by Peter Hazel, (2007)
The Worth of Water by Timothy Lembo 2014
Salt Water
Fresh Water
Great Lakes: Natural Beauty Devastated by Aquatic Invasive Species by Ekaterina Bessmolnaia (2008)
Mountains
Atmosphere

Soil
Our Energy, Our Environment, Our Future by Arron B. Combs (2011)
Bioenergy by Sherry Ann Rowland (2011)
African Resources by William Quam (2012)

Removing Stigma, Unlocking Potential by Kernel Forbin (2013)

III. Nature's Self-Expression or Temper Tantrums
Global Warming
American Political Parties on Global Warming by Tim Hutchcraft (2007)
Pollution
Overcrowding
Droughts
Tornados and Hurricanes
Earthquakes
Haiti's Way Out of the Seismic Dilemma by Stephane Vincent (2014)
Fires
Floods

IV. Humans and Nature: Give and Take
Balanced and Unbalanced Environments
Cities
Save the Soul of Harlem by Marsha Taylor (2007)
Eye for an Icon: Icon for an Eye: Greening New York by Ryan Hinricher (2011)
Gentrifying Crown Heights by Marlon Peterson (2011)

Creating a Greener Bronx by Robin Elliott 2013
Is there a Future for the Electric Car in the Major Urban Centers? by Wyeth Peterson (2007)
No Matter Your Intentions, It’s all About Green (2008) by Adam Friedman
Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds:
Creating a Culture of Educational Achievement in
East Baltimore’s Urban Food Desert by Barbara Hoblitzell
(2011)
Towns
Villages
Suburbs
Parks and Preserves
Urban Parks and Their Necessity in the Future of Urban Design:
An Analytical Exploration of Green Space in New York City by Alexander T Kent (2014)

Wilderness
Sustainable Development in the Korean Peninsula by Chun Jip (2012)
Child Labor in Africa by Nanseul Shin (2008)
The Healing Hands of Nature: A Study of How the Wilderness Can Heal Rape and Abuse Victims, by Cricket Nordstrom, 2007
Desert Trash:  Illegal Immigrants’ Impact on the Environment
By Rosa P. Oakes, 2007

Humans and Animals
When Tomorrow Starts without Wizzoner by Jennifer Randel (2007)
Birds by Gena Tomaselli (2012)
Humans and Disasters
Arts as Therapy:Can Creativity Help Heal in the Midst of Disaster? by C.Howse (2010)

V. Human Diseases
Diagnoses, Assessments, and Electronic Intervention
Sonography Standards (2008)
Hygiene
Sonography: Transmitting Sound, not Infection by Raynaldo Diaz
Out,Damn Spot: The Physical Impact of Thinking Dirty by Kellie Fitzgerald (2010)

Metabolic and Endocrine
Nurses...Heal Thyself: A Multidisciplinary Study of Obesity in the Nursing Profession by Esmeralda Englesias (2007)
Rice and Beans to Diabetic Training Camp by Michelle L (2009)
Celiac Disease:Misconceptions,Education,and the Steps to Changing your Life by Craig Pinto (2010)
Lupus on Steroids by Michael Radley (2009)
Low-Dose Viagra as the Magic Bullet by Behare Agai (2009)
Fibroids by Peter Kelley (2011)
Childhood Obesity by James Titone (2012)
Obesity: Personal, Financial, and Social Implications by Ioana Georghita (2012)

Cardiovascular
ICDs and Cardiac Rehab
Wrap Your Rhythm Around My Heart; Lead Me Through the Dance of Life by S. Brough (2008)

Respiratory
Smell No Evil, See No Evil, Breathe No Evil: Asthma in the South Bronx by Stacy Gayle, 2007

Musculoskeletal
Dealing with Rheumatoid Arthritis by Alana Clemente (2010)
The Physiological and Psychological Parameters of Fibromyalgia by Marilissa Torres (2010)

Neurological
The Promise of Play by Sarah Kennedy (2007)
A Qualitative and Quantitative Review of Obstetric Complications and Autistic Disorder by James Robert Brašić & Julie A. Holland
Movements in Autistic Disorder by J.R. Brasic
Parenting the Autistic Child by Diana Alago (2010)
Autism by Tywanda Kippins (2011)
Bionics and Cybernetics: Not Just for Movies or Books by Jennifer Payne (2009)
Overcoming Migraine Pain through a Holistic Approach by Monica Carling (2011)

Psychological
FROM FEMALE SEXUALITY AND HYSTERIA TO FEMININE
PSYCHOLOGY: THE GENDER OF INSANITY IN
LITERATURE by Tania Woods (2012)

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in the Military by Jennifer Rivera (2011)
The correlation between a mild bipolar disorder and enhanced creativity is great enough to encourage doctors and patients alike to explore alternative medicine to cure the disease, without jeopardizing the gift of a creative mind by Veronika Pfeiferova
Turning Bipolar Disorder on its Head:
Alternative Ways to Tame the Mental Illness
By Shurn Cory
(2011)
Creativity and Axis I Illness by Richard Strauss (2009)
Schizophrenia: Realms of the Unreal by cooper (2009)
Face the Thing that Should Not Be by Alexander Alexandrovsky (2007)
The Mystery of ADHD by Donald Dulli (2009)
Depression among New York University Students by Michelle Wallace (May 2010)
Social Anxiety,Shyness and Introversion: Adult Ethics and Freedom by Tom Harrigan (2010)
Depression by O. Vovkun 2013

How to Enable the Disabled in Turkey by Mark Sidi-Sarfati (2014)

Trauma
Spectra Freedom Towers: Prolonged Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder by EM (2009)

Cancer and AIDS
Beyond the Last Treatment: Language, Identity and Cancer by Michael Alan Haley (2012)
The Link between Breast Cancer and Lifestyle Choices:
Building Awareness about Everyday Decisions such as Diet, Exercise and Stress and Their Correlation to Breast Cancer By Alison Ahlmark, (2011)

The Plague of the Century
How Well Do You Know HPV? Perhaps More Intimately Than You Think by Stacy Stran Narvesen (2009)

Alcoholism
Positron Emission Tomography: A Tool for Identifying the Effects of Alcohol Dependence on the Brain by Dean F Wong, M.D., Ph.D., Atul Maini, M.D., Olivier G. Rousset, Ph.D., and James Robert Brasic, M.D., M.P.H.
Striatal Dopamine Release and Family History of Alcoholism by Cynthia A. Munro, Mary E. McCaul, Lynn M. Oswald, Dean F. Wong, Yun Zhou,
James Brasic, Hiroto Kuwabara, Anil Kumar, Mohab Alexander, Weiguo Ye, and Gary S. Wand

Peak Performance or Revelry: An Imperative Decision by Matthew Grey (2009)

Child Abuse and Neglect
Conversion Disorder in Childhood by James R. Brašic

Dental
Teeth Whitening: Effective or a Marketing Scam? By Karen Wynne (2009)
A Journey through Nutrition and the Oral Cavity by Bianca Jagad (2012)

Nutrtion and Health of Oral Cavity by Moustafa Elmeshad (2014)

Periodontal Disease by Caterina Wolkowski 2014

VI. Human Health/Fitness
Yoga and American Culture by Jannette Winstanley (2013)
Fitness Assessments and Personal Training
Working Out Workouts: Home or Gym? by Scott Gammon (2009)
The Trifecta of Fitness by Hamid Castro (2011)

Increased Entrepreneurial Performance through T Augmentation and C Abatement
and the Exercise Tax Incentive Plan by Michael Grassor (2011)

Brain Gymnasiums and Cognitive Fitness
Save the Seniors: Save the Financial Bottom Line by Kathy Kissinger (2007)
A Creative Senior Citizen by James Brasic

Prolonged Health for Baby Boomers, Creative Retirement Transition for the Workforce by Jose Miguel Rivera (2012)

VII. Society's Movements
Transportation
Airplanes and Diseases: A Flight Should Not be an Adventure to Remember by Fabrizio Raho (2009)
Manual Labor
Protecting Women's Health in the Field by Mizzer Lee (2009)
Indoor and Outdoor Chores
Innovative Group Fitness Classes
EvergreenEnergy®
SpeedArts®
Games: Competition, Team Sports, Chance versus Choice
Dance: Moves to Music
Fighting: Martial Arts, Crime, and Hunting
The Psychophysical Impact of Mixed Martial Arts Training by Jordan Weiss (2007)
Love and Hate: The Connections between Dance and Martial Arts
Sex: Procreation, Communication, Violence, Health and Disease
Semiotic and Literary Analyses of Organic Viscera in Mediated Representations by Joseph Baide (2007)
Ecstasy Reinvented: neo-Maenads
“Please Don’t Stop the Music” by Candida Reyes (2009)
Nameless by Jihan Howell(2009)
Race to Green by Julie Lee (2012)
NYC Police Officers Stress Program by Evan Dela Kwashie (2013)
The Suppressing Weight of Poverty and the Systems that Perpetuate It by Shatia Strother 2013

VIII. Spiritual Connections to Nature
Birth: Blending Art and Science to Create Fertility by Danya Declusin (2010)
Western Religions
Eastern Religions
Indigenous Religions
Spiritual Pyramids
EcoSpirituality