The purpose of this paper is the statement and examination of
relevant data pertaining to the subject of trans-Pacific pre-
Columbian contact. The paper's contents will be organized in to
five major areas: oceanography, ship building, archaeology, religion
and history, plus an introduction and conclusion. Each of
these chapters will...
The present study was designed to examine the relationship
between expressed attitudes toward child-rearing, and children's
social behavior in a preschool setting. More specifically, the study
was concerned with the association of parental authoritarian, hostile-rejecting,
and democratic attitudes with the aggressive and cooperative
peer interactions of preschool children. Under investigation...
The purpose of this study was to provide a history of the Business
Education and Secretarial Science departments at Oregon State
University. The historical-documentary method of research was
used. Extensive use was made of interviews with those involved in
the school's history. The chronology of history was divided into segments...
In Oregon, "Incompetent to Stand Trial (1ST) Patients" were observed to be
increasing in number, remaining in the hospital longer, and costing more to treat. A
study was designed to investigate variables that could be used to predict their length of
stay at Oregon State Hospital.
Data for thirteen independent...
Objectives: To compare the neuropsychological concussion assessment testing
batteries of the Standardized Assessment of Concussion (SAC™) test and the
Immediate Post-Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing (ImPACT™) test
and determine if the tests measure similar neuropsychological functions as well as
determine the test-retest reliability of the pre and post season measures...
Continuous Improvement (CI) is an integral part of hospital administration. This study examined the relationship between five CI variables against six hospital criterion measures of, wait times to prepare a room, patient costs per day, waiting time for lab results, reportable errors, patient satisfaction, and employee satisfaction. The research was...
The purpose of this study was to determine and explain
attitudes toward intercollegiate athletics of undergraduate
students in three academic majors attending Oregon State
The attitudes of a proportionate random sample
consisting of 215 students were measured according to their
responses to thirty-two Likert scale items containing six
The purpose of this study was to compare the
reverse-chaining and forward-chaining instructional
methods in teaching a motor task to mentally retarded
individuals. The subjects were selected from Fairview
Training Center, Salem, Oregon. Each of the subjects
was classified as mentally retarded with a range from
moderate to severe retardation....